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Parse/Extract File Name from Full File Name and Path


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This UDF will extract the file name from a full path name

The Code

Function FunctionGetFileName(FullPath As String)

Dim StrFind As String

	Do Until Left(StrFind, 1) = "\"

		iCount = iCount + 1

		StrFind = Right(FullPath, iCount)

			If iCount = Len(FullPath) Then Exit Do



	FunctionGetFileName = Right(StrFind, Len(StrFind) - 1)


End Function

To use this UDF push Alt+F11 and go Insert>Module and paste in the code. Push Alt+Q and save. The Function will appear under "User Defined" in the Paste Function dialog box (Shift+F3).

Enter the function like this.


Where A1 contains you file and path name.

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