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vb macro strFileName based in field in excel sheet

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folks

how can i make my output file name exported from excel (using a macro) be named after a field in the excel sheet itself?

i.e. the value from B1 from sheet 1


strDefFolder = Trim(InputBox(" Enter path to save file", "File Location", ""))
system = field B1

strFileName = system & Day

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You can use e.g. System = [B1].Value or System = Range("B1").Value if you are in Sheet1, or System = [Sheet1!B1].Value if in another sheet. Even better, name your field, and use that name instead of B1.
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Thanks CvD, your comment was the most complete solution and worked for me!

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