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Naming worsheets using VBA

Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by chaosboy, Feb 11, 2007.

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  1. chaosboy

    chaosboy Thread Starter

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    Hi,

    I'd like to name a worksheet within excel by either one of two methods (that spring to mind, any suggestions gladly welcomed). Having the vba code look to a cell within the worksheet and then referencing that or have vba calculate the appropriate date when the macro is run.

    Thanks in advance,

    C
     
  2. bomb #21

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    What have you tried so far?:

    ActiveSheet.Name = Format(Date, "dd-mm-yy")

    ? Or:

    =Sheets("Sheet1").Range("A1")

    ?

    Whatever you use, you'll want to precede with something like:

    On Error Resume Next

    to cater for the cell or the date containing characters that can't be used in a sheet name (e.g. /)
     
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