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VBA Excel 2010 - ActiveWorkbook.Name

Posted on 2011-09-22
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Dear Experts,

Could you please advise how to write a check in VBA, which would analyse the active workbook name whether the file name contains characters "OVD"?

So for example if the file name is "OVD_0922.xlsx" in that case the answer is True, if "Book1.xls" in that case False.

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by:Norie
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Something like this perhaps.

If ActiveWorkbook.Name Like "*OVD*" Then
   MsgBox "The active workbook had OVD in it's name
End If

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Rory Archibald earned 500 total points
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Msgbox Instr(1, activeworkbook.name, "OVD", vbtextcompare) > 0

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for example.
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by:csehz
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Thanks it works
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