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  1. #1
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    Sep 2012

    Question Add Hyperlink to cell

    I have the following code that works fine but I need to modify it to do two things but for two separate files.

    What I need is explained in the attachments:

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    The code is at follows:

    Private Sub Worksheet_Change(ByVal Target As Range)
    'change "c:\tmp\" to whatever reference you need
    'a cell, a public variable, a fixed string
    If Target.Column = 7 Then
    MakeHyperLink Target, "H:\Darlene.Sippio\Personel\Test Department"
    End If
    End Sub
    Public Function MakeHyperLink(InRange As Range, _
    ToFolder As String, _
    Optional InSheet As Worksheet, _
    Optional WithExt As String = "doc") As String
    Dim rng As Range
    Dim Filename As String
    Dim Ext As String
    'check to see if folder has trailing \
    If Right(ToFolder, 1) <> "\" Then
    Filename = ToFolder & "\"
    Filename = ToFolder
    End If
    'check to see if need ext
    If WithExt <> "" Then
    'check to see if ext has leading dot
    If Left(WithExt, 1) <> "." Then
    WithExt = "." & WithExt
    End If
    End If
    'if not explicit sheet then assign active
    If InSheet Is Nothing Then
    Set InSheet = ActiveSheet
    End If
    'now for every cell in range
    For Each rng In InRange
    'does range have value
    If rng <> "" Then
    'make hyperlink to file
    InSheet.Hyperlinks.Add Anchor:=rng, Address:= _
    Filename & rng.Text & WithExt, TextToDisplay:=rng.Text
    End If
    End Function
    I need help as soon as I can get it so if anyone has any ideas please let me know.

  2. #2
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    Jan 2006
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    Re: Add Hyperlink to cell

    If it's your site, that's one thing. If it's on the web, then I don't think Excel is the best tool for the job.

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  3. #3
    Join Date
    Sep 2012

    Re: Add Hyperlink to cell

    It's not a website or anything. It's an excel file. I want to add files not urls.

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