Capitalize the First Letter of Every Word in a Cell

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This macro will make the text of any selected cell in excel proper case. This means that the first letter of any word in excel will be capitalized. This macro works on any selection of cells in columns, rows, or a combination of the two.

Where to install the macro:  Module

Convert Text in Cells to Proper Case - First Letter of Each Word Capitalized

Sub Proper_Case()

'
'This will make the first letter of the text within any selection of
'cells uppercase.
'
For Each x In Selection
x.Value = Application.Proper(x.Value)
Next
End Sub





How to Install the Macro
  1. Select and copy the text from within the grey box above.

  2. Open the Microsoft Excel file in which you would like the Macro to function.

  3. Press "Alt + F11" - This will open the Visual Basic Editor - Works for all Excel Versions.  Or For other ways to get there, Click Here.

  4. On the new window that opens up, go to the left side where the vertical pane is located. Locate your Excel file; it will be called VBAProject (YOUR FILE'S NAME HERE) and click this.

  5. If the Macro goes in a Module, Click Here, otherwise continue to Step 8.

  6. If the Macro goes in the Workbook or ThisWorkbook, Click Here, otherwise continue to Step 8.

  7. If the Macro goes in the Worksheet Code, Click Here, otherwise continue to Step 8.

  8. Close the Microsoft Visual Basic Editor window and save the Excel file. When you close the Visual Basic Editor window, the regular Excel window will not close.

  9. You are now ready to run the macro.


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