VBA Create New Workbook with Name

VBA Create New Workbook with Name

Create Workbook with Name in Excel VBA. Where Workbook represents an object. It is part of workbooks collection. Add is a method to create new workbook in Excel VBA. When we new workbook default name of workbook is Book1, Book2, … BookN. Where N represents the next available number. The new Excel workbook default extension is “.xlsx”. We can also save as xlsm,xls,xla,xlts,xlsb,xml etc. We usually create countless number of times new workbook. Press Ctrl+N keyboard shortcut key to create new workbook from the opened workbook.

Syntax to Create New Workbook

Here is the following syntax to create new Workbook.

Workbooks.Add

Macro to Create New Workbook with Name in Excel VBA

Here is the following example Macro to Create New Workbook with Name in Excel VBA. In the below procedure add is a method to create new workbook. You can change file name as per your requirement.

'Create New Workbook with Name in Excel VBA
Sub VBA_Create_New_Workbook_With_Name()
    
    'Create New Workbook
    Workbooks.Add
    
    'Save Above Created New Workbook
    ActiveWorkbook.SaveAs Filename:="D:\VBAF1\Test.xlsx"
    
End Sub

VBA Code to Create New Workbook with Name using object

Let us see the following example Macro to Create New Workbook with Name and assigned to an object in Excel VBA. In the following procedure set is used to define workbook object.

'Create New Workbook with Name in Excel VBA
Sub VBA_Create_New_Workbook_With_Name_Ex2()
    
    'Variable declaration
    Dim sWorkbook As Workbook
    
    'Create New Workbook
    Set sWorkbook = Workbooks.Add
    
    'Save Above Created New Workbook
    sWorkbook.SaveAs Filename:="D:\VBAF1\Test.xlsx"
    
End Sub

Instructions to use Macro

Here are the instructions to use above macro procedure in Visual basic editor.

  • Open Visual Basic Editor(VBE) by clicking Alt +F11
  • Go to code window by clicking F7
  • Copy the above specified macro or procedure
  • Paste above copied code in the code window
  • Run macro by clicking F5 or Run command
  • You can see new Test.xlsx file in VBAF1 folder in D-drive.

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