Inside Excel, there is that cool functionality of launching the calculator from there, and you can do that with Excel Macros! You can now perform some quick calculations using the calculator.

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?

Launch the Calculator from Excel

Copy Source Code:

Sub UseCalculator()

'Open the Calculator for quick calculations
Application.ActivateMicrosoftApp Index:=0

End Sub

Final Result: 

Use Calculator

Exercise Workbook:

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STEP 1: Go to Developer > Code > Visual Basic

Use Calculator

 

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

Use Calculator

 

STEP 3: Let us test it out!

Go to Developer > Code > Macros

Use Calculator

 

Make sure your macro is selected. Click Run.

Use Calculator

 

With just one click, you have launched the calculator inside Excel!

 Use Calculator

 

How to Use Calculator By Using Macros In Excel

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