VBA – Validate Filenames

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The following code will validate whether a filename is valid or whether it contains invalid characters or otherwise is not a valid directory. This is useful if your code requires a user inputted filename. It will verify that the filename is valid before proceeding and possibly generating an error.

Validate File Name

This function tests that the variable ‘name’ is a valid filename:

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