LibreOffice Calc: Get workbook full path with filename

Get workbook full path with filename



If you want to get the workbook filename and path, you can do so with a formula that uses the LEFT and the FIND function.

The CELL("filename") function is used to get the full file name and path along with current sheet link:

The result will look like this:


Using the FIND function we find the position of the delimiter # and then using the LEFT function, we extract just the full directory path with the filename. We know the number of characters to extract by locating the the position of the hash # character with FIND and then subtracting 1 (to exclude itself as well).


If you want to remove the ' characters as well that are around the filename and path use the following solution

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