Function or formula to show currently active workbook name in cell

Hi all. Excel 2007 / XP Pro.
Is there a function or formula that will display the currently active 
workbook name (without the path or filename extention) in a cell on the 
currently open sheet in that workbook? There will be other open workbooks.
Appologies if this is a stupid question.
4/12/2010 8:21:01 AM
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"Wes_A" <> wrote in message
> Hi all. Excel 2007 / XP Pro.
> Is there a function or formula that will display the currently active
> workbook name (without the path or filename extention) in a cell on the
> currently open sheet in that workbook? There will be other open workbooks.
> Appologies if this is a stupid question. 

4/12/2010 9:00:34 AM

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