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Ever wanted to add a header to your Excel spreadsheet? You can add a custom header using Excel Macros!

Make sure your Excel has the Developer Tab enabled following this tutorial.

I explain how you can do this below step by step!

What does it do?

Adds a custom header with your text

Copy Source Code:


Sub AddCustomHeader()

Dim inputText As String
inputText = InputBox("Enter your text for the custom header", "Custom Header")

'Add your custom text to the center header
With ActiveSheet.PageSetup
.LeftHeader = ""
.CenterHeader = inputText
.RightHeader = ""
End With

End Sub

Final Result: 

Add Custom Header Using Macros In Excel

Exercise Workbook:

Add Custom Header Using Macros In Excel | MyExcelOnline

Download excel workbookAdd-Custom-Header.xlsm


STEP 1: Go to Developer > Code > Visual Basic

Add Custom Header

 

STEP 2: Paste in your code and Select Save. Close the window afterwards.

Add Custom Header Using Macros In Excel

 

STEP 3: Let us test it out!

Go to Developer > Code > Macros

Add Custom Header

Make sure your macro is selected. Click Run.

Add Custom Header Using Macros In Excel

 

STEP 4: Type in your custom header, click OK.

Add Custom Header Using Macros In Excel

To check if the header did get added, go to File > Print:

Add Custom Header Using Macros In Excel

Now you should be able to see your text on your header!

See also  Highlight Cells with Comments Using Macros In Excel

Add Custom Header Using Macros In Excel

 

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