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Convert  XLSX to XLSM in a folder

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Last Modified: 2012-05-08
Dear Experts,

I would like to convert all XLSX files in a folder to XLSM.
There's no subfolders.

Reason being is that I'm using successfully this Ron de Bruin code,
but now i need to send a worksheet with code and would like to avoid loads of clicks.

4) Copy a worksheet to all workbooks in a folder

Searched a lot and attached Brad's code looks as the closest but I'm unable to adjust it to do it preferably in one go. Such as find xlsx and replace with xlsm.

Thanks for your attention


Sub ConvertToXLSX()
'Converts Excel files in a user-specified folder to the .xlsx format with macros removed
Dim f As String, flPath As String
Dim bStatus As Boolean
flPath = Application.GetSaveAsFilename(FileFilter:="Excel files, (*.xls*); *.xlsx", _
    Title:="Please pick any file in folder to be converted, then click 'Save'")
If flPath = "False" Then Exit Sub
flPath = Left(flPath, InStrRev(flPath, "\"))
f = Dir(flPath & "*.xls*")
bStatus = Application.DisplayStatusBar  'Remember if the status bar is being displayed
Application.DisplayStatusBar = True
Application.ScreenUpdating = False
Application.EnableEvents = False        'Don't run event macros when workbooks open
Application.DisplayAlerts = False       'Don't display alert messages
On Error GoTo errhandler
Do Until f = ""
    If Right(f, 1) <> "x" Then
        Application.StatusBar = "Now processing file: " & f
        With Workbooks.Open(f)
            .SaveAs flPath & Left(f, InStrRev(f, ".")) & "xlsx", FileFormat:=51      '.xlsx file format
            .Close SaveChanges:=False
        End With
        Kill flPath & f                 'Delete the original workbook
    End If
    f = Dir
    Application.StatusBar = False           'Clear the status bar text
    Application.DisplayStatusBar = bStatus  'Restore the status bar display to its previous state
    Application.ScreenUpdating = True
    Application.EnableEvents = True         'Run event macros when workbooks open
    Application.DisplayAlerts = True    'Display alert messages
End Sub

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Thank you so much!!
It works perfectly.
Picked one file and the lot was converted!
Very, very pleased with your help.
byundtMechanical Engineer
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