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Posted on 1998-08-22
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How can I create a file that contains a listing of all of the files with a .dat extension?  Using vb on windows95.
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Try this Lee5.
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Private Sub Command1_Click()
   
    On Error GoTo ErrorHandler
     
    For x = 67 To 90
        Drive = Chr(x) & ":"
        ChDrive (Drive)
    Open "F:\MyFile" & Chr(x) & ".txt" For Output As #1
        MyFindFiles Drive & "\<path>", "*.*" ' replace path with folder.
    Close 1
10  Next
     
    MsgBox "Done."
     
    Exit Sub
     
ErrorHandler:
    Resume 10

End Sub
Private Sub MyFindFiles(ByVal sPath As String, ByVal sFilePattern As String)
    Dim sFile As String
    Dim coldir() As String
    Dim y As Integer
         
    On Error Resume Next
         
    sFile = Dir$(sPath & sFilePattern)
    While sFile <> ""
        If Left$(sFile, 1) <> "." Then
            Print #1, sPath & sFile
        End If
        sFile = Dir$
    Wend
             
    sFile = Dir$(sPath, 16)
    While sFile <> ""
        If Left$(sFile, 1) <> "." Then
            If GetAttr(sPath & sFile) And 16 Then
                y = y + 1
                ReDim Preserve coldir(y)
                coldir(y) = sPath & sFile & "\"
            End If
        End If
        sFile = Dir$
    Wend
         
    For z = 1 To y
        MyFindFiles coldir(z), sFilePattern
    Next
         
    Erase coldir
    y = 0

End Sub


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