Data form - Enhance Excel built-in data-form capability.

When you have more columns of data than can be viewed on the screen, Excel data form provides a convenient means to enter or display one complete row of information in a range or table without scrolling horizontally.
The data form allows us to:


Excel data entry form is an excellent data management tool especially for the data table with many columns.
Still There are some aspects to be improved through this discussion.

1. Excel built-in data form capable of maximum 32 columns

Excel data form is limited to the 32 columns and limitations which can be lifted by Custon Data form.
Please watch a video below presenting application of Excel data entry form.
You can view YouTube video by clicking Thumbnail below
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Excel Data Entry form

2. Custom data form to cater for the unlimited number of the columns beyond 32 columns and enhance Excel data form functionalities.

This custom program is intended to emulate all Excel Data form functions, as a starting point and include algorithms to improve the followings:

  1. Dialog is modeless so that you can work with all Excel functions while dialog box is active.
  2. The number of columns are unlimited with dynamic Userform control design in conjunction with class module.
  3. Row selection on the dialog is highlighted in the worksheet.
  4. Dialog box height is fixed to offer better visibility of worksheet data.
Please watch a video below presenting application of Excel data entry form. You can view YouTube video by clicking Thumbnail below

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Enhanced Data Entry form

8. Download open-source program workbook

You can download the program file and can have your time to review and customize further for your use.

Download Excel workbook

Feel free to contact us if you want to view the source code.



Updated on:27 August 2020