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Application.PathSeparator Property

Office 2007
Returns the character used to separate folder names. This property returns a backslash (\). Read-only String.



expression   An expression that returns an Application object.


You can use PathSeparator property to build Web addresses even though they contain forward slashes (/).

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The FullName property returns the path and file name, including the path separator, as a single string.


This example displays the path and file name of the active document.

Visual Basic for Applications
MsgBox ActiveDocument.Path & Application.PathSeparator & _

If the first add-in is a template, this example unloads the template and opens it.

Visual Basic for Applications
If Addins(1).Compiled = False Then
    Addins(1).Installed = False
    Documents.Open FileName:=AddIns(1).Path _
        & Application.PathSeparator _
        & AddIns(1).Name
End If