Error in Function

With this function im getting an error

Public Function Get1Words(sInput As String) As String
    Dim sTmp() As String
   
    sTmp() = Split(sInput, " ", 2)
    sTmp(UBound(sTmp)) = vbNullString <<<sub script is out of range
    Get1Words = Join(sTmp, " ")
End Function


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Mike TomlinsonMiddle School Assistant TeacherCommented:
It doesn't error for me...

Option Explicit

Private Sub Command1_Click()
    Dim source As String
   
    source = "the big fat cat ate fish"
   
    Dim dest As String
    dest = Get1Words(source)
   
    Debug.Print source
    Debug.Print dest
End Sub

Public Function Get1Words(sInput As String) As String
    Dim sTmp() As String
    sTmp() = Split(sInput, " ", 2)
    sTmp(UBound(sTmp)) = vbNullString
    Get1Words = Join(sTmp, " ")
End Function




Output:

the big fat cat ate fish
the
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thenoneAuthor Commented:
Could it be that I am putting it in a module
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Mike TomlinsonMiddle School Assistant TeacherCommented:
That wouldn't make any difference to this code...
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thenoneAuthor Commented:
well thats weird I am getting an error sub script is out of range
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Mike TomlinsonMiddle School Assistant TeacherCommented:
Create a new project and paste the code above...do you still get an error?
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thenoneAuthor Commented:
no i don't that is really weird.
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ptan218Commented:
Ensure that you are passing it some value to sInput. An empty string will give you a subscript out of range error.
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thenoneAuthor Commented:
ok found the problem the input string was null.
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