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I need some code that waits for a certain file to appear in a folder, when the file appears I want to be able to take suitable action.
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waty earned 200 total points
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Add a timer and in the timer, add the following code :

   sDir = Dir("Yourfile", vbNormal)
   
   if sDir <> "" then
      ' *** Found
   end if

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Thanks!
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