Link to home
Create AccountLog in
Avatar of chestera
chestera

asked on

Rename and Delete sub folders

Hi

I have folders on dropbox. as follows
C:\Users\Public\Dropbox\Client\DirectSales\EnvirpPacific.

My question is how can I using vba change the name or delete the folder EnviroPacific

I can change a root folder name
Dim strOldDirName As String
Dim strNewDirName As String
 
strOldDirName = "C:\Zmyfolder"

strNewDirName = "C:\Pfolder"
Name strOldDirName As strNewDirName

I get errors when I add Sub folders.

Any help would be appreciated

chestera
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Avatar of Scott McDaniel (EE MVE )
Scott McDaniel (EE MVE )
Flag of United States of America image

Link to home
membership
Create an account to see this answer
Signing up is free. No credit card required.
Create Account
SOLUTION
Link to home
membership
Create an account to see this answer
Signing up is free. No credit card required.
Create Account
Avatar of chestera
chestera

ASKER

Jim Dettman

My apologies. With my example I got and error on the last line Name path not found although the path was or looked correct so I rewrote as follows

Dim strOldDirName As String
Dim strNewDirName As String

strOldDirName = "C:\FolderA\FolderB"

strNewDirName = "C:\FolderA\FolderC\"
Name strOldDirName As strNewDirName

This time no problems. Must have been a glitch in my first attempt

I will split the points

Alan
many thanks feeling a bit foolish