Error 438 on SetFocus

Posted on 2016-08-28
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Last Modified: 2016-10-03
I am getting error code 438 with below code.

Private Sub Workbook_Open()

'On Error Resume Next
    a = Application.ThisWorkbook.Path & "\" & "CIMSR339A.DBF"
    If Dir(a) <> "" Then
        Sheets(1).TPath.Text = a
        Sheets(1).TPath.Text = "Please browse the file."
    End If

Dim DataObj As DataObject
Set DataObj = New DataObject


If Application.ClipboardFormats(1) = xlClipboardFormatText Then
    Sheets(1).TName.Text = DataObj.GetText(1)
End If

End Sub
Question by:Mukund Patel
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crystal (strive4peace) - Microsoft MVP, Access earned 1000 total points (awarded by participants)
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what about using Select instead of SetFocus?
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by:Martin Liss
Martin Liss earned 1000 total points (awarded by participants)
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Activate would be better than Select. Also your use of of TPath and TName are invalid.
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ID: 41773763
if these are range names:
Application.Goto Reference:="rangename"

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