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Const MyString = "Yr12-26-2015.rtf"
Dim str As String
str = DateFromName(MyString)
MsgBox DateAdd("y", 1, Split(str, ".")(0))
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Dim strFilenameParts() As String
Dim strDateParts() As String
Dim dtDate As Date
Dim dtNewDate As String
Dim strNewName As String
strFilenameParts = Split("12-26-2015.rtf", ".")
strDateParts = Split(strFilenameParts(0), "-")
dtDate = DateSerial(strDateParts(2), strDateParts(0), strDateParts(1))
dtNewDate = DateAdd("yyyy", 1, dtDate)
strFilenameParts(0) = Format(dtNewDate, "mm-dd-yyyy")
strNewName = Join(strFilenameParts, ".")
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