Simple Question

Parra

Well-known Member
Joined
Feb 21, 2002
Messages
752
What is the formula, if I want to get the sheet name in cell A1?

At least I hope it is simple.

Thanks
 

Excel Facts

Excel Joke
Why can't spreadsheets drive cars? They crash too often!

IML

MrExcel MVP
Joined
Feb 15, 2002
Messages
1,743
One way
=RIGHT(CELL("filename"),LEN(CELL("filename"))-SEARCH("]",CELL("filename")))

Beware: It behaves a little funny if you are switching and calculating on multiple worksheet within a workbook.
 

kskinne

Well-known Member
Joined
Feb 17, 2002
Messages
1,267
Office Version
  1. 365
Platform
  1. Windows
you could also place the following code in your worksheet object windows:

Private Sub Worksheet_Activate()
Range("a1").Value = ActiveCell.Worksheet.Name
End Sub

and it would return the sheet name to cell A1 each time you activate a sheet containing this code

kevin
 

Forum statistics

Threads
1,147,751
Messages
5,742,985
Members
423,771
Latest member
dimyak

We've detected that you are using an adblocker.

We have a great community of people providing Excel help here, but the hosting costs are enormous. You can help keep this site running by allowing ads on MrExcel.com.
Allow Ads at MrExcel

Which adblocker are you using?

Disable AdBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Pause on this site" option.
Go back

Disable AdBlock Plus

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock Plus

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the toggle to disable it for "mrexcel.com".
Go back

Disable uBlock Origin

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock Origin

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back

Disable uBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back
Top