I read an answer from you to one gentleman about tracking changes within an excel workbook, you advised him to check following link: http://vbaexpress.com/kb/getarticle.php?kb_id=1074
In fact, I have a similar issue but in a different way....
We have a shared drive for our department team, we saved all work related files in that shared drive under different folders, one excel sheet showed mapping of this shared drive, it has a hyperlink to connect us directly to each folder.
My question: Is there a code can help us tracking changed files in that shared drive, means, if one of our team members did some changes on a particular file within the shared drive, can we have a VB code in our mapping excel sheet to record those changes with time and user Id??
Thanks in advance.
Each file would need to have the macro, as it is the changes to the file that get tracked - but this COULD write to a standard workbook. NOTE that I've never actually done this, my answer was based purely on research online. I have used macros to track changes to access databases so I know the principle works.
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