Code to: Open another workbook and close current

daniels012

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I want code to:
Open EstimatingSheet.xls
SaveAs current workbook as Range B13 &".xls"
Open EstimatingSheet.xls workbook from somewhere on C:\
Then close the one with B13.xls


If I need to explain further, I will

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daniels012

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anybody want to take a stab at this
 
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Scott Huish

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Office Version
  1. 365
Platform
  1. Windows
Is the value in B13 in EstimatingSheet.xls and are both instances of EstimatingSheet.xls you mention the same file?
 
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daniels012

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The value in B13 will be different each time.
It is the name of the company
Like: JOhnsonCOmpany.xls
or FRN.xls etc.
 
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jindon

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How about
Code:
Sub test()
Dim wb As Workbook, myDir As String
myDir = "c:\somewhere" '<- change here
Set wb = Workbooks.Open(myDir & "\EstimatingSheet.xls")
wb.SaveAs myDir & "\" & ThisWorkbook.Sheets(1).Range("b13").Text & ".xls"
wb.Close False
Set wb = Workbooks.Open(myDir & "\EstimatingSheet.xls")
End Sub
 
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