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Good afternoon Mr. Umlas,

Please reference the attached image.

As you can see I have a folder with three documents stored inside of it. They are sorted by name and the last date that they were modified.

Is it possible for me to import this information into a spreadsheet using Excel 2007?

Any help would be much appreciated.

Thank you,

Sub GetNameAndDate()
Dim FL As String
   '============change this path to your directory!========
   ChDir "C:\Users\rumlas\Documents\Bobs Folder"
   FL = Dir("*.xl*")
   n = 0
   Do While FL <> ""
       n = n + 1
       Cells(n, 1).Value = FL
       Cells(n, 2).Value = FileDateTime(FL)
       FL = Dir()
End Sub
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Bob Umlas


I`m a Microsoft Excel MVP (Most Valuable Professional) and have been since the inception of the program in 1995. I can answer every kind of Excel question except: API, Importing/exporting to other programs (powerpoint, word,...) Also check out my in-person training link at


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