Output Screen shot of the magic square17+24+1+8+15=65

23+5+7+14+16=65

Source CODE Visual Programming

Dim N As Integer

Private Sub MagicSquare()

Dim Row As Integer, Column As Integer, I As Integer, Number As Integer

Dim Magic(100, 100) As Integer

Number = 1

Row = 0

Column = (N + 1) / 2 - 1

Magic(Row, Column) = Number

For I = 2 To N * N

If Number Mod N <> 0 Then

Row = Row - 1

Column = Column + 1

Else

Row = Row + 1

End If

If Row < 0 Then Row = N - 1

If Column > N - 1 Then Column = 0

Number = Number + 1

Magic(Row, Column) = Number

Next I

'Loops to put the values into grid

For Row = 0 To N - 1

For Column = 0 To N - 1

MSFlexGrid1.Row = Row

MSFlexGrid1.Col = Column

MSFlexGrid1.Text = Format(Magic(Row, Column), "#####")

Next Column

Next Row

End Sub

Private Sub Form_Load()

Do While N Mod 2 = 0

N = Val(InputBox("Enter an Odd Number (Ex: 3, 5, 7 etc.)", _

"Order of Magic Square", 5))

Loop

MSFlexGrid1.Left = 0

MSFlexGrid1.Top = 0

MSFlexGrid1.Rows = N

MSFlexGrid1.Cols = N

Call MagicSquare

End Sub

Private Sub Form_Resize()

MSFlexGrid1.Width = Me.ScaleWidth

MSFlexGrid1.Height = Me.ScaleHeight

End Sub