List all the workbook links in a workbook using VBA in Microsoft Excel

Place the code below into the standard module

Sub ListLinks()
    Dim aLinks As Variant
    aLinks = ActiveWorkbook.LinkSources(xlExcelLinks)
    If Not IsEmpty(aLinks) Then
        Sheets.Add
        For i = 1 To UBound(aLinks)
            Cells(i, 1).Value = aLinks(i)
        Next i
    End If
End Sub

 

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  1. I did not find the above included the names. A link is just a formula. To show the full link with path and names use the formula function. Make a sheet called links, format all cells as text (important or it just shows the values!) then loop through all the used rows/columns cells on your main sheet:

    temp = range(“A1″).Cells(r, c).Formula
    If InStr(temp, “.xls”) Or InStr(temp, “!”) Then
    Sheets(“links”).Range(“A1″).Cells(rout, 1).Value = temp

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