current date

Hannah

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I want to refer to the current date in a macro and i'm not quite sure how to do it. i tried recording one and inserting with CTRL and : but that didn't really tell me anything.....

ideally i want to be able to have something along the lines of:

if runningDate = (whatever you write for current date) then....

etc etc

also searched here but can't really find anything that seems applicable

...so if anyone feels like helping that would be fantastique!!!
 

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Try this, then add this function to your code. JSW

Sub myDate()
Dim Todays As Date
Todays = Date
MsgBox "Today is: " & Todays
End Sub
 
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