VBA Create and Name Worksheets Dynamically

Thank you for looking at my question,

I am extracting data from a text file into an excel file (.xlsx)

I want to break the data down into 1 worksheet per item

within my code I tried using this approach:

        
        '' Generic Item
        If Left(strLineInput, 13) = "Generic Item:" Then
            arrLine_Process_One = Split(strLineInput, ":", , vbTextCompare)
            strItem = Trim(arrLine_Process_One(1))
            
            If strItem <> strItem_Old Then
                
                strItem_Old = strItem
                
                ' Set the Active Worksheet
                Set objSheetObject = objExcelObject.ActiveWorkbook.Worksheets(strItem)
                
                '' Set Header Row
                With objSheetObject
                
                    .Cells.ClearContents
                    
                    .Cells(1, 1) = "Item"
                    .Cells(1, 2) = "Item Desc"
                    .Cells(1, 3) = "Operation"
                    .Cells(1, 4) = "Step"
                    .Cells(1, 5) = "Eff Date"
                    .Cells(1, 6) = "Task"
                    .Cells(1, 7) = "Task Desc"
                    .Cells(1, 8) = "Work Centre"
                    .Cells(1, 9) = "WC Desc"
                    .Cells(1, 10) = "Machine"
                    .Cells(1, 11) = "Machine Desc"
                    .Cells(1, 12) = "Setup"
                    .Cells(1, 13) = "Run Time"
                    .Cells(1, 14) = "Matrix No"
                    .Cells(1, 15) = "Matrix Desc"
                    .Cells(1, 16) = "Matrix"
                    .Cells(1, 17) = "Comment"
                    .Cells(1, 18) = "Info"
                    
                    With .Range("A1:R1").Interior
                         .Pattern = xlSolid
                         .Color = RGB(142, 169, 219)
                    End With
                End With
            End If
            

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but the code falls over at  Set objSheetObject = objExcelObject.ActiveWorkbook.Worksheets(strItem)
telling me the 'subscript is out of range'

Please can somebody tell me how to achieve my aim
Gary CroxfordOperations Support AnalystAsked:
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Rgonzo1971Commented:
Hi,

 what is the value of strItem

strItem = Trim(arrLine_Process_One(1))

If you want the first item of the array use 0

Regards
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Gary CroxfordOperations Support AnalystAuthor Commented:
Rgonzo1971

an example of the value of strLineInput is    'Generic Item:VE01'

there are almost 3000 lines in the source data relating to 41 generic items - VE01 to VE41
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Rgonzo1971Commented:
So the Worksheet you are trying to assign is named VE01, isn't it?
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Gary CroxfordOperations Support AnalystAuthor Commented:
yes, the first would be ve01, the next ve02 etc
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Rgonzo1971Commented:
So you want to create new Worksheets

then try

Set objSheetObject = objExcelObject.ActiveWorkbook.Worksheets.Add _
    (After:=objExcelObject.ActiveWorkbook.Sheets(objExcelObject.ActiveWorkbook.Sheets.Count))
objSheetObject.Name = strItem

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Gary CroxfordOperations Support AnalystAuthor Commented:
Excellent, Thank you very much
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