Create a folder thru VBA

Hi: This is the path where folders are created by date. Can any one please tell me if in the upload folder when i save my file and the folder is not exist on todays date then how to i create a new folder with the below format thru VBA code

strPath = "\\usnymel1fs001\new claims\IDT Carmel\upload\" & "PIMS Payment File" & " " & Format(Date, "MMDDYY") & ".xls"

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If Len(Dir(strPath, vbDirectory)) = 0 Then MkDir strPath

That should give you what you need...a
If Len(DirstrPath, vbDirectory)) = 0 Then
    MkDir strPath
End If
strPath = "\\usnymel1fs001\new claims\IDT Carmel\upload\"

if dir (strPath & Format(date(),"mm-dd-yy") = "" then

mkdir strPath & Format(date(),"mm-dd-yy")

end if

strPath = strPath & "PIMS Payment File" & " " & Format(Date, "MMDDYY") & ".xls"

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mustish1Author Commented:
It create a folder but next time when i run the program it still goes into the if condition and try to create the folder with todays date and then gives error:  Path/File Access Error
If Dir(strPath & Format(Date, "mm-dd-yy")) = "" Then
    MkDir strPath & Format(Date, "mm-dd-yy")
End If
Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)Commented:
place this code in a module

Option Explicit
Public Declare Function MakeSureDirectoryPathExists Lib "imagehlp.dll" (ByVal lpPath As String) As Long

to use this function, simply

call  MakeSureDirectoryPathExists ("\\usnymel1fs001\new claims\IDT Carmel\upload\" & Format(Date,"MM-DD-YY") & "\"

this will automatically create the folder for you

Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)Commented:
oops ,forgot the ")"

call  MakeSureDirectoryPathExists ("\\usnymel1fs001\new claims\IDT Carmel\upload\" & Format(Date,"MM-DD-YY") & "\")

That should not throw an error.  You are only making the directory if it does not exist.  If it does exist then you move on in your code.  
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