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Modify variables in VBA

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Last Modified: 2013-05-28
Hi All

I have a bunch of variables in my code with the same name except for the last character.

Rather than have a select case statement I'd like to combine 2 variables...

e.g. I might have the following variables...

Dim PicJPG as string
Dim PicPNG as string
Dim PicBMP as string
Dim PicGIF as string

I want to assign a value to the variable like this

Pic & right(filename, 3) = thisdocument.path & filename

instead of

Select Case right(filename, 3)
Case JPG
   PicJPG = ....
Case....

and so on... I have a lot of cases!


This is specifically for VBA

Thanks!
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