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VBA IsNumeric Function

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Last updated on July 19, 2021

IsNumeric Description

Used to check for a numeric value.

Simple IsNumeric Examples

MsgBox IsNumeric("123")

Result: True

MsgBox IsNumeric("123ABC")

Result: False

IsNumeric Syntax

In the VBA Editor, you can type¬† “IsNumeric(” to see the syntax for the IsNumeric Function:

The IsNull function contains an argument:

Expression: An expression that will be evaluated.

Examples of Excel VBA IsNumeric Function

MsgBox IsNumeric("Number")

Result: False

MsgBox IsNumeric("12.34")

Result: True

MsgBox IsNumeric("12:00")

Result: False

To check the cells on Excel Sheet, you can use the following example.

Sub IsNumeric_Example()
    Dim cell As Range
    For Each cell In Range("A2:A7")
        cell.Offset(0, 1) = IsNumeric(cell.Text)
    Next cell
End Sub


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