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Errors Property
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Range.Errors Property

Office 2007
Allows the user to to access error checking options.



expression   A variable that represents a Range object.


Reference the Errors object to view a list of index values associated with error checking options.


In this example, a number written as text is placed in cell A1. Microsoft Excel then determines if the number is written as text in cell A1 and notifies the user accordingly.

Visual Basic for Applications
Sub CheckForErrors()

    Range("A1").Formula = "'12"

    If Range("A1").Errors.Item(xlNumberAsText).Value = True Then
        MsgBox "The number is written as text."
        MsgBox "The number is not written as text."
    End If

End Sub

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