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Add code to existing xls using VBA...Error 1004

Mike Eghtebas
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Last Modified: 2009-01-28
From https://www.experts-exchange.com/Applications/MS_Office/Excel/Q_22119724.html

I have this solution to prapogate some code to all Excel files in a folder. It errors at:

TargetWorkbook.VBProject.VBComponents.Item("ThisWorkbook").CodeModule.InsertLines 99999, Code

saying: "Application-defined or object-defined error."

Here is the code:

Public Sub PropagateTheCode()
   
   Dim FileName As String
   Dim TargetWorkbook As Workbook
   Dim Code As String
   
   Const Folder = "C:\Documents and Settings\meghtebas\Desktop"
   
   Code = "Private Sub Workbook_Open()"
   Code = Code & vbCrLf & "   MsgBox ""Code is here!"""
   Code = Code & vbCrLf & "End Sub"
   
   FileName = Dir(Folder & "\*.xls")
   Do While FileName <> ""
      Set TargetWorkbook = Workbooks.Open(Folder & "\" & FileName)
      TargetWorkbook.VBProject.VBComponents.Item("ThisWorkbook").CodeModule.InsertLines 99999, Code
      TargetWorkbook.Close True
      FileName = Dir
   Loop
   
End Sub

Do you know how this could be corrected.

Thank you.

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