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2016-10-09, 01:45 #1
Word SaveAs current Filename+suffix
I customize file1.docx with a macro, and want it to SaveAs file1-a.docx;
Then I reopen file1, customize differently with another macro, and want SaveAs file1-b.docx;
Repeat 3-4 more times to end up with file1-c.docx, file1-d.docx, file1-e.docx, file1-f.docx
There are over 100 fileX to deal with, so the 'file1' part can't be hardcoded, it must call the current file's name.
The suffixes [-a, -b, -d etc] will be hardcoded, they remain the same.
What's the syntax for the last line of my macros to achieve the SaveAs?
In English, it needs to do following:
I assume I need a variable to 'capture' the current filename, and then use that? Or maybe more likely, Word already has syntax like Active.Document.Name, so I'd use
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2016-10-09, 16:33 #2
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The property you want is ActiveDocument.Name but you will see that it includes the suffix. To remove that you could use
Split(ActiveDocument.Name,".")(0)Andrew Lockton, Chrysalis Design, Melbourne Australia