VBA InputBox – Get Input from a User

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VBA InputBox

The VBA InputBox allows you to prompt the user to input information.  That information is assigned to a variable and can be used in your code.

Here is how you can create an InputBox:

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Notice first we declare a variable. This variable will be assigned the value that the user enters.  We used variable type Variant so the InputBox can accept any type of value.

Get Input from a User

Here is another example using the most popular features of an InputBox.


The following code does three things:

1. Prompts for input with an InputBox and assigns it to a variable

2. Verify’s input, otherwise exits

3. Returns the input in a message box


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