Visual Basic for Applications; a subset of Visual Basic used in all Microsoft Office applications. Consider using this tag together with the tag for the specific application in question.
Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) is the programming language for Microsoft Office and its associated applications, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access. Users can write sub-routines that execute these actions and methods and interact with the application. Typically this is started by enabling developer tools in a Microsoft Office application. If you're a Pascal or C programmer, you'll find all the program structures you're used to.
Getting started with VBA
List of actions & methods
Note that you always can press F1 within any VBA editor to get a similar list.