Reading Built-in Properties of Closed Workbooks

Arthur494

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I have a folder containing about 25 workbooks. I want to open some of them by rotation in my Excel VBA code. I could identify those that I want to open by searching for a substring within the filename. BUT I would prefer to use another built-in property of the workbooks, e.g. Tags, Keywords, Category etc. Is it possible to read one of these properties from a closed workbook, please?
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