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How to add Date Stamp to Excel spreadsheet name with Macro

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Hi Guys, the 3rd Macro on this Excel spreadsheet saves the worksheet with the title "Provider Analysis" and then sends it out via Outlook. How can I add Today's date stamp to the VB code so at the end, the spreadsheet name is "Provider Analysis 28 October 2016"? I send it out every day so the date stamp must change every day too.
ProviderAnalysisHA_PR_NEW.xlsm
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by:Martin Liss
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Add something like

& Format(Now(),"dd mmm yyyy")
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Your code uses saveas in at least three procedures. You might want to change them all.

Sub Macro3()
'
' Macro3 Macro
'

'

    Sheets(Array("Synth", "LiqProv", "LiqProvDetail", "LiqProvUSD", "LiqProvAED", _
                 "LiqProvEUR")).Copy
    ChDir "Y:\Cash & Collateral\LiquidityProvider"
    ActiveWorkbook.SaveAs Filename:= _
                          "Y:\Cash & Collateral\LiquidityProvider\LiqProvider" & Format(Date, "dd mmmm yyyy") & ".xlsx", FileFormat:= _
                          xlOpenXMLWorkbook, CreateBackup:=False
    Application.Dialogs(xlDialogSendMail).Show
End Sub

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Also, glancing through the rest of your code you seem to have a lot of redundant code created by the Macro Recorder which should be tidied up, e.g. unnecessary selecting, lines like  ActiveWindow.SmallScroll Down:=6 can all be deleted.
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