VBA WeekdayName Function

Overview of VBA WeekdayName Function:

VBA WeekdayName function is categorized as a Date & Time function. This is a built-in Excel VBA Function. This function returns a string representing the day of the week given a number from 1 to 7. We can use this function in VBA and can’t use in Excel. This function we use in either procedure or function in a VBA editor window in Excel. We can use this VBA WeekdayName Function in any number of times in any number of procedures or functions. Let us learn what is the syntax and parameters of the WeekdayName function, where we can use this WeekdayName Function and real-time examples in Excel VBA.

Syntax of VBA WeekdayName Function

The syntax of the WeekdayName Function in VBA is


The WeekdayName function returns a string value.

Parameters or Arguments:

The WeekdayName function has three arguments in Excel VBA.
Weekday:The Weekday is a required argument.
[Abbreviate]:The [Abbreviate] is an optional argument.
[FirstDayOfWeek]:The [FirstDayOfWeek] is an optional argument.

Where we can apply or use VBA WeekdayName Function?

We can use this WeekdayName Function in VBA MS Office 365, MS Excel 2016, MS Excel 2013, 2011, Excel 2010, Excel 2007, Excel 2003, Excel 2016 for Mac, Excel 2011 for Mac, Excel Online, Excel for iPhone, Excel for iPad, Excel for Android tablets and Excel for Android Mobiles.

Instructions to use Macro Codes

Here are the step by step instructions to use the VBA WeekdayName function in Excel VBA.

  • Open an Excel workbook.
  • Press Alt+F11 to open VBA Editor window.
  • Go to Insert menu and click on module from the available options.
  • Copy above specified procedures or macros to the VBA editor.
  • Select any procedure from above codes and click on ‘Run’ command or use Keyboard shortcut ‘F5’.

List of VBA Functions:

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