finding the cuurent users desktop

mike.schultz

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I have a routine that imports a text file from the users desktop.
is there a way to capture the the users name or just find the active dest top reguardless to who is logged on to the machine?

here is my current code....

With ActiveSheet.QueryTables.Add(Connection:= _
"TEXT;C:\Documents and Settings\MJS2449\Desktop\SFC.txt", _
 

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I tend to try to use the All Users desktop. Then you don't have to test for user name.

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