Visual Basic for Applications Reference

Folder Object

See Also Example Properties Methods Events Specifics


Provides access to all the properties of a folder.


The following code illustrates how to obtain a Folder object and how to return one of its properties:

Sub ShowFolderInfo(folderspec)
    Dim fs, f, s,
    Set fs = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
    Set f = fs.GetFolder(folderspec)
    s = f.DateCreated
    MsgBox s
End Sub