How to check if a folder path exists in Excel?
For checking if a folder path exists, you can try the method in this article.
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You can do as follows to check if a folder path exists.
1. Press Alt + F11 keys simultaneously to open the Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications window.
2. In the Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications window, click Insert > Module. And then copy and paste the below VBA code into the Code window.
VBA code: Check if path exists
Public Function CheckDir(Directory As String) As Boolean On Error GoTo ErrNotExist Call ChDir(Directory) CheckDir = True Exit Function ErrNotExist: CheckDir = False End Function
3. Press Alt + Q keys simultaneously to close the Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications window.
4. Select a blank cell, enter formula =CheckDir(A2) into the Formula Bar, and then press the Enter key.
Note: A2 is the cell contains the folder path you will check.
If the folder path exists in your computer, you will get a TRUE result. Otherwise, it will display the FALSE result.
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- To post as a guest, your comment is unpublished.· 6 months agoBonjour, tout marche tres bien, juste comment faire si on connait just le debut du nom du dossier et au'on veut verifier sur un dossier commencant par "...." existe, peu importe la fin. Merci !