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I use the below macro which was given to me by IrogSinta on EE,  to save files where the date and month change
In my current project I need to save files that are forward dated 3 days but I do not want to save with weekend dates. i.e. on Wed I need to save with Mondays date, Thurs with Tues and Friday with Wed.

 Could the below code be amended to do this.


Sub monthFolder()
    Dim sFilename As String
    Dim sPath As String
     
    sFilename = "myWorkbook.xls" 'Set filename
    sPath = "C:\rights\Mkt\Break\" 'Set base path
    If Right(sPath, 1) <> "\" Then sPath = sPath & "\" 'Check for "\"
   
    sPath = sPath & Format(Date, "yyyy\\mm mmm\\")
   
    If Dir(sPath, vbDirectory) = "" Then 'If folder doesn't exist, create it
        Shell "cmd /c mkdir """ & sPath & """"
    End If
    ActiveWorkbook.SaveAs sPath & Format(Date, "mmddyyyy_") & sFilename
End Sub
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Question by:Jagwarman
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johnb25 earned 2000 total points
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Hi,

This should do it:
Sub monthFolder()
    Dim sFilename As String
    Dim sPath As String
     
    sFilename = "myWorkbook.xls" 'Set filename
    sPath = "C:\rights\Mkt\Break\" 'Set base path
    If Right(sPath, 1) <> "\" Then sPath = sPath & "\" 'Check for "\"
    
    sPath = sPath & Format(WorksheetFunction.WorkDay(Now(), 3), "yyyy\\mm mmm\\")
   
    If Dir(sPath, vbDirectory) = "" Then 'If folder doesn't exist, create it
        Shell "cmd /c mkdir """ & sPath & """"
    End If
    
    ActiveWorkbook.SaveAs sPath & Format(WorksheetFunction.WorkDay(Now(), 3), "mmddyyyy_") & sFilename
End Sub

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It moves the folder path forward 3 days also.

John
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by:Jagwarman
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thanks looks good John but I can't test it fully until tomorrow. Never the less I will accept it and give you the points now. regards
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by:johnb25
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Has this tested ok?
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by:Jagwarman
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Sorry got caught on something else. This is brilliant many thanks John.
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by:Jagwarman
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Brilliant piece of work thanks
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