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Copy Excel Columns to New Workbook

Copy Excel Columns to New Workbook

Copy Excel Columns to New Workbook

Hi All,

I am trying to copy 3 columns from an existing workbook and paste those columns to a NEW workbook, but I am getting errors that the method of PasteSpecial failed.

Here is what I have right now, which does seem to create the new workbook and paste the values in, but then fails to save and close. This also only works if I use 'On Error Resume Next' (Workbook 'A' is existing).


Set objExcel = CreateObject("Excel.Application")
strFileName = "C:\Scripts\B.xlsx"
objExcel.Visible = True

Set objNewFile = objExcel.Workbooks.Add()

Set objWorkbook = objExcel.Workbooks.Open("C:\Scripts\A.xlsx")
'Set objNewFile = objExcel.Workbooks.Open("C:\Scripts\B.xlsx")

Set objWorksheet = objWorkbook.Worksheets(1)

Set objRange = objWorksheet.Range("A:C").EntireColumn

Set objWorksheet2 = objNewFile.Worksheets(1)

objWorksheet.Range("A:C").Copy objWorksheet2.Range("A:C")
objWorksheet2.Range("A:C").PasteSpecial xlValues


RE: Copy Excel Columns to New Workbook


xlValues is an Excel Application constant, that you don't have library access to in VBScript.


xlValues is -4163


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