VBA Code -- file browse

VBA Code -- i need code to browse for a file (filter for only .csv or xls) and then put the name and the path into a variable.
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Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)Commented:
place this codes in a regular module
Function fSelectFileCSV()
Dim fd As Object
Set fd = Application.FileDialog(1)
With fd
    .Filters.Clear
    .Filters.Add "Text File", "*.csv"

    .AllowMultiSelect = False
    
    'initial path
    .InitialFileName = CurrentProject.Path ' change this to your desired default folder
    
    .Title = "Select File"
        
    If .Show = True Then
        fSelectFileCSV = .SelectedItems(1)
    End If
End With
End Function

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in the click event of your Browse button, place this codes

dim strFileName as string

strFileName= fSelectFileCSV()

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Ryan ChongBusiness Systems Analyst , ex-Senior Application EngineerCommented:
>>i need code to browse for a file (filter for only .csv or xls)

based on Rey's codes above, you can modify:

.Filters.Add "Text File", "*.csv"

to:

.Filters.Add "Text/Excel File", "*.csv;*.xls"
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