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What is the code for Business Day in VB code

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Hi Guys, I currently have a Macro that imports a text file with the Previous Business day in the title. I use this code by naming a range in Excel with the Formula =IF(Now(Weekday (Now)=2, Now-3,Now-1). How can I substitute this in VB code? Here's my current code:
The Range ("AM1") IS THE pREVIOUS wORK DAY FORMULA

Dim target As Range, target1 As Range, target2 As Range, target3 As Range, target4 As Range, target5 As Range, target6 As Range, target7 As Range, target8 As Range, target9 As Range, target10 As Range, target11 As Range
Dim PrevDay, Prevday2 As String

PrevDay = Worksheets("Rec").Range("AM1").Value
PrevDay = Format(PrevDay, "DDMMYY")

Prevday2 = Worksheets("Rec").Range("AM1").Value

Prevday2 = Format(Prevday2, "YYYYMMDD")



    Workbooks.OpenText Filename:= _
        "V:\Treasury Finance Controls\Ledger v SS Recs\EOD Recs\BS\StructNotesBSRec_Daily_" & "*.txt" _
        , Origin:=xlMSDOS, StartRow:=1, DataType:=xlDelimited, TextQualifier:= _
        xlDoubleQuote, ConsecutiveDelimiter:=False, Tab:=True, Semicolon:=False, _
        Comma:=False, Space:=False, Other:=False, FieldInfo:=Array(Array(1, 1), _
        Array(2, 1), Array(3, 1), Array(4, 1), Array(5, 1), Array(6, 1), Array(7, 1), Array(8, 1), _
        Array(9, 1), Array(10, 1), Array(11, 1), Array(12, 1), Array(13, 1), Array(14, 1), Array(15 _
        , 1), Array(16, 1), Array(17, 1), Array(18, 1)), TrailingMinusNumbers:=True
    Workbooks.OpenText Filename:= _
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Rgonzo1971 earned 500 total points
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Hi,

pls replace
PrevDay = Worksheets("Rec").Range("AM1").Value

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with
PrevDay = WorksheetFunction.WorkDay(Date, -1)

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or use

PrevDay = Format(WorksheetFunction.WorkDay(Date, -1), "DDMMYY")
Prevday2 = Format(WorksheetFunction.WorkDay(Date, -1), "YYYYMMDD")

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Regards
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