Password in opening files

okcheung

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Hi all
How do I write a Subroutine to check
if the file needs a password to open, then I supply the password (inside the Sub when the file when opening) to open,
and in case no password needed, just open the file
 

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PaddyD

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as a start:

Workbooks.Open Filename:="C:\name.xls", Password:="My_Password"


...what else is the code doing?
 

okcheung

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Hi,
I want a code to check if the file is has password protected for opening, and if yes, then
Workbooks.Open Filename:="C:\name.xls", Password:="My_Password"
else
Workbooks.Open Filename:="C:\name.xls"

is there anything similar??
 

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