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fnGetExcelColumnName ( rep )

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Drew Wesley, Drewsol
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Converts numbers to related Excel column names (ie. 1 = A, 2 = B, 27 = AA, 28 = AB...)

Sample Input:
fnGetExcelColumnName ( 1 )
fnGetExcelColumnName ( 2 )
fnGetExcelColumnName ( 27 )
fnGetExcelColumnName ( 28 )
Sample Output:
A
B
AA
AB


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Description:

This function is used to convert column numbers (starting with '1') to related Excel column names.

Note: these functions are not guaranteed or supported by BrianDunning.com. Please contact the individual developer with any questions or problems.

This is my Custom Function and I want to edit it

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Have a look at DecToAlpha ( ):
http://www.briandunning.com/cf/399

comment, VR
June 28, 2014 10:32pm

Ah, I didn't see that one - thanks.

Drew Wesley, Los Angeles, CA
June 28, 2014 10:50pm

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