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How to save excel file in unique format

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Hi! is it possible to make a macro in excel which saves the excel spreadsheet as a unique extension like .TS2 so that the file cannot be opened by excel directly, there would be another macro through which it can only be retreived.


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Re: How to save excel file in unique format

Check out this post - it forces the file to be saved as a .txt file - you can easily change that to .TS2

You code will look something like this instead:
InitialFileName:="C:\temp\filename_" + VBA.Strings.Format(Now, "mmddyyyy") + ".TS2", _
fileFilter:="Text Files (*.TS2), *.TS2")

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