troubleshooting Question

Getting a date as a sheet tab name using VBA?

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Had a date in a cell, stored it to clipboard to use as a sheet tab name.  How come I can do this manually, but not when it is run as a macro?  Please advise and thanks

Trying:

Sheets("Historical_SelectionStocking_Ef").Select
    Range("E1").Select
    Selection.NumberFormat = "mm-dd-yy"
    NewSheetTabName = ActiveCell.Value
    Sheets("Historical_SelectionStocking_Ef").Name = NewSheetTabName
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Rob Henson
Finance Analyst

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