I am trying to create a loop that will output an array of file names so that I can easily import into Excel. The files are distinguished by the last number only.

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cool, it works when I place that "clearvars" in beginning of code. Thanks so much. BTW, what"s exactly meaning of clearvars???
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The difficulty is that you had an existing variable named filename that was not a cell array. You had to either get rid of the variable by clearing it, or you had to make it a cell array such as with

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