troubleshooting Question

OpenFileDialog - determine file type

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Hello Experts,

VB.NET, Visual Studio 2005

I am using the code provided and would like to determine if the user picks an excel file.
What parameter do I check for .xls?

OpenFileDialog1.Filter = "Text or Microsoft Excel Files (*.txt*; *.xls*)|*.txt; *.xls" ' Shows .txt and .xls files 
        OpenFileDialog1.FilterIndex = 1
        OpenFileDialog1.Title = "Browse to file:"
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