VBA - working with files videos | How do I copy data from multiple worksheets in other workbooks?

Posted by Andrew Gould on 07 April 2021

This video explains how to loop through the Excel files in a folder, opening each one in turn then looping through the collection of worksheets in the workbook and copying the data from each worksheet into a master list in another workbook.

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This video has the following accompanying files:

File name Type Description
Copy Multiple Sheets from Multiple Workbooks.xlsm Excel workbook with macros
Movies 2011.xlsx Excel workbook
Movies 2012.xlsx Excel workbook
Movies 2013.xlsx Excel workbook
Movies 2014.xlsx Excel workbook
Movies 2015.xlsx Excel workbook
Movies 2016.xlsx Excel workbook

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08 Sep 21 at 14:52

I noticed a slight problem.

If the folder "My Files" contains a file with the same name as the workbook running the code, it fails on this line:

For Each ws In MovieFile.Worksheets

How can this be amended (other than NOT renaming a file with the same name)?


09 Sep 21 at 07:51