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Feb 18, 2009

I have a list of file names sans extension in column A. I want to search a folder I specify and if file is found create a hyperlink to said file either in a new cell or in column A.

The code I have does the search fine, but its hyperlinking is offset and I cant get it to match the link to the file name.

Also it breaks if it can not find the file.

Here is the code...

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Option Explicit
' Reference site [url]

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Sub Click2()

Application. ScreenUpdating = True
Dim MCDrow As Long
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Fpath = "Q:Clinical ServicesCS Statewide DatabaseWorkbooksBarwon South West" ' change to your directory
'SubFolders = True
Fname = Dir(Fpath & "*.xls")
Do While Fname <> ""

ThisWorkbook.Sheets("Client Data").Unprotect

Workbooks.Open Fpath & Fname
Worksheets("Client Data").Activate
Worksheets("Client Data").Unprotect

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