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Old January 30th 08, 08:07 PM posted to microsoft.public.excel.worksheet.functions
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Default Cell names = sheet names

Sorry to intrude here, but this is somewhat related. I have the following
formula to place the file name in a cell.


Is there a switch so that the file extension is not shown in the cell?

Dave C.

"Vince" wrote:

Thank you! Sometimes the simpe work arounds are the ones that are thought of
last! That works just fine.

"Bernard Liengme" wrote:

A simple workaround
Put that formula in some out of the way cell (IV1) of Sheet3
In Sheet1 B3 enter =Sheet3!IV1
Remember the CELL function need the file to have saved at least once
best wishes
Bernard V Liengme
Microsoft Excel MVP
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"Vince" wrote in message
The following formula works great if you want the cell name to be the


Is there a way to reference a different sheet? For example is there a way
for Sheet 1 Cell B3 to show the name of Sheet 3?

Thanks for you help