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How to know state of opened or Closed File in Excel

  Asked By: Juana    Date: Aug 26    Category: MS Office    Views: 1881

If i wnt to know whether the file in excel is open or close then how v can know

Means when i m closing any excel workbook then at that time if it is accidently
colsed then it is generating exception. So before that i wnt to check whether
the file is open or not.

Code for closing file.


If any one know then tell me how to check status of the excel file?



2 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Djoser Massri     Answered On: Aug 26

If you search ie Google for "FileAlreadyOpen" you'll find some usefull codes!

Answer #2    Answered By: Sherrie Thomas     Answered On: Aug 26

Microsoft's own solution:

Function IsOpen(FileName As String) As Boolean
Dim wb As Workbook
For Each wb In Application.Workbooks
If UCase(wb.Name) = UCase(FileName) Then
IsOpen = True
Exit Function
End If
Next wb
IsOpen = False
End Function

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