Change chart type in single data series, Excel 2007
I can't get it to change the chart type on a single data series in the new
Excel 2007. The "change chart type" is grayed out. Thank you,
What kind of chart is it? If it's a 3D chart, you can't change only one
Jon Peltier, Microsoft Excel MVP
Tutorials and Custom Solutions
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"momof3" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>I can't get it to change the chart type on a single data series ...data sort #2
is there an easy way to sort data a-z ignoring space, comma etc
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Create a helper column and subsume the characters you don't want.
Excel has a nesting level of 7 for worksheet functions.
and use the fill handle to copy the formul...data sort box too big-can it be formatted
Sort Dialog box can be reduced to about 3 inch by 6 inch at smallest.
Use sizing arrows to bring down to that size.
Gord Dibben MS Excel MVP
On Tue, 2 Jun 2009 09:27:01 -0700, Clee <Clee@discussions.microsoft.com>
can it be formatted to stay the smaller size? I keep having to reduce it and
it is annoying
"Gord Dibben" wrote:
> Excel 2007?
> Sort Dialog box can be reduced to about 3 inch by 6 inch at smallest.
> Use sizing arrows to bring down to that size.
> Gord Dibben MS Excel MVP
> On Tue, 2 Jun ...Why is Actual Work updated when entering time into Work Field?
We're using MS Project 2007 and seeing that sometimes when time is entered
into the Work field for a task, that task's Actual Work is updated to the
same value entered in the Work field. This happens to multiple resources,
but only on some of their tasks and not on others. For example, for the
weeks of 1/24 and 1/31, whatever hours I schedule (enter in the "work" cell
in the Resource Usage View) for a given task also appears in the "actual"
The tasks are setup up differently. Some are Fixed Work, some are Fixed
Duration. I believe all have the e...Eliminate References and Keep Data
I have 55 workbooks that are filled with formulas that take data from other
workbooks. I would like to get rid of the formulas, but keep the data. I
would like all compiled workbooks to have any references eliminated. How
can this be done?
Select the cells, Copy. Now paste-special right over the original cells
with Edit (or right-click) - Paste special - Values.
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"Reed" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
news:egaVeRx$EHA.2552@TK2MS...Access my Money data on the Web
I want to synchronize my money data with MSN money but
apparently the option "Access my Money data on the Web"
is not available in the Int. English version.
What's the alternative here?
It's available when you use http://moneycentral.msn.com/home.asp in the
investing>portfolio screen. On that page file>export has an option to export
to Microsoft money.
If you haven't been using this web there may be some initialization
procedure but I've been using it for so many years (all the way back to
Win95) I don't remember what may be required.
"Raf&q...Back up and moving data
How do I back up or move my data to my pen drive to see it in my laptop
In Quicksell was as easy as copying and paste .mdb
Sorry just moving to RMS
More difficult with SQL.
SO Admin | File | Connect | Database | Backup
SO Manager | Utilities | Backup Database
You will then need to restore the database to your laptop. SO Admin | File
| Connect | Database | Delete | Database | Create | Select your backup file
from the device.
"JAL" <email@example.com> wrote in message
How do I back up or move my data to my...How do I set up Data entry to match My Application Form
I have a specific Application Form that I must fill out by hand at each
interview. I have created the form in Excel to allow me to type the info
into the appropriate fields. This however labor intensive and it is easy to
make a mistake that may change a different field.
Can I create separate listing or database (similar to the mail merge
concept) that will just drop the info into the proper cells on the form with
out me touching the form itself?
You could create an Input sheet. I'd name it Input <bg>.
Then in column A, put a nice description. In column B, put your entry:
...Excel 2003 spreadsheet. I enter the any number and it is entered.
If I enter a number into a cell it is put in like a decimal. For example, if
I enter 10 it is put in as .1 500 is entered as a 5
Goto Tools>Options and on the Edit tab you should see The Fixed Decimal
Places box checked. Uncheck it.
"maryu" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> If I enter a number into a cell it is put in like a decimal. For example,
> I enter 10 it is put in as .1 500 is entered as a 5
> Thank you
...transferring outlook data #2
When transferring calendar outlook data, the start and
stop times are exactly 3 hrs earlier. Both computers
have 2002 ver. 10.0.
A little help on how to correct this would be appreciated.
Mitchell J <email@example.com> wrote:
> When transferring calendar outlook data, the start and
> stop times are exactly 3 hrs earlier. Both computers
> have 2002 ver. 10.0.
Sounds like a time zone conflict between the Calendar and Windows.
...Filter records by date in subform by date entered in mainform.
Hello, I've spent 3 days trying to understand what I'm doing
wrong.....Here is the summary of my problem.
I have a form named 'frm_EfficiencyStats' and a subform within the
form named 'qry_Total hours subform' (the subform is based on a
query). The form contains a text box (for date) which is bound to a
I would like to be able to enter a date in the text box on my form,
and display the records in the subform based on the date I entered in
the text box. The subform will only pull records from my table based
on the date.
Here are th...Data Table in Clustered Column Charts
I have created a pivot table with these data:
Count of User Year
Unit 2006 Grand Total
A 10 10
B 8 8
C 7 7
Grand Total 25 25
After that I created a Clustered Column Chart, and I am able to create a
data table with the values as shown from the table.
I would like to include another set of data as follow:
Is there any way that I can include these data (which is in the same excel
screen) in the same graph?
I have three dependent lists. The lists are working just fine.
List 1 List 2 List 3
If, after selecting an item in each list, you go back and change and item,
the dependent lists do not update. Also, if you delete a selected item, the
other lists do not update.
I used =INDIRECT(SUBSTITUTE(D2," ",""))
Here is a good site for dependant drop downs.
I think I understand what you are shooting at.
You select Fruit from 1, and Apples from 2 and Granny Smith from 3.
Now you se...Data Synchronization at multiple locations
One of our customer demands a scenario where he requires distributed
architecture with multiple databases and IIS on which to deploy MSCRM
now databases will be one central database with all the records
and two localized databases with records of their cities only
(Something like putlook client - server case where sales user has his own
data while server contains everyone's data )
Is their some kind of data synchronization available or should we go for DTS
kind of applications
...even a "mirrored" office holding the "same" data..
- Can ...replace data w/ new data
I have a text file that I opened in excel and need to replace some of the
data with new data. I cannot use the find/replace all function because the
old data is not in a consistent list form. The data I need to replace is in
column F. But there is also other info in the same column that I don't want
MAN GM 1.07305E+17 CP 1Z7812X90312160167~
It's very hard for me to explain...but I have hundreds of these that I need
to replace the invalid tracking numbers with the valid ones.
Excel...Query Data With....
I hv this table
D 1 2227
How to find cust ID with - only or those with spaces
"zyus" <firstname.lastname@example.org> д���ʼ�
> I hv this table
> Cust ID
> A 123-45
> B 123344
> C 1-2-45
> D 1 2227
> How to find cust ID with - only or those with spaces
select * from tablename where id like '%-%'
"wang...Can't install back up data on Microsoft Money 2001after crash
My computer crashed last week. I have reinstalled my
Microsoft Money 2001 software. I have the back up data on
two floppies. But I cannot get the back up data to
transfer to the Microsoft Money 2001 program. I get the
back up data to my C drive but no further. I have read
the "Getting the Most from Microsoft Money 2001" and I
followed the instructions carefully, but the instructions
seem to be only for restoring the data to the hard drive,
not to the Microsoft Money 2001 program.
What are you doing? File|Restore in Money? If the backup was made by Money,
what'...how to enter simple list and sum
using excel 2002 with an xp sp2 system
how would I enter a simple list of positive and negative numbers and then create a
cell with the sum of these values?
if the list would look like this
the output would look something like
In B1 enter =A1
In B2 enter =B1+A2
Copy down to B5
Gord Dibben MS Excel MVP
On Wed, 16 May 2007 06:34:13 +0300, "John" <email@example.com> wrote:
>using excel 2002 with an xp sp2 system
>how would I enter a simple list of positive and negative...Resource Units for Tasks entered in PWA differs than tasks entered in Project 2007
I have an ePM user asking why if he enters a project task in PWA does
it not check the resource max units allocation the same way as when he
enters a task in Project Professional.
You have a project where resource A is 50% allocated. When you create
a task in Project Professional for this resource, the resource
allocation is set to 50%.
Create a task under the same project in PWA, submit and approve the
Open project professional and view the task information for the task
entered in PWA, why is the resource allocation set to 100% instead of
50% set for th...Enter formula by code.
can anyone help. I cant seem to get this to work.
I keep getting run time error 1004
application or object defined error.
Public Sub TLIdentify()
finalrow = Worksheets("INV Bookings").Range("B65536").End(xlUp).Row
Worksheets("INV Bookings").Range("AV26:AV" & finalrow).FormulaR1C1 =
Regards and Thanks for any assistance.
Francis Brown...Entering a dollar amount w/out having to enter the decimal
What is the formula to have Excel automatically enter the decimal so all I
have to enter is the numbers?
It's one of the options you can specify. In Excel 2007, it's:
Excel Options...>Advanced>Automatically insert a decimal point
"Julieanne" <Julieanne@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> What is the formula to have Excel automatically enter the decimal so all I
> have to enter is the numbers?
...How do I stop dates from being entered everytime I enter a number
Everytime I enter data in a box (ex: ages 5-9) I then press enter to go to
the next cell and it automatically puts in may 9 . I have tried putting in
general in formatting cells and it still does it. can someone help before I
shoot this pc out the window? I am making a population pyramid with males
and females and their ages.
Kicking and Screaming
You can precede your entry with a single quote...
....or format your cells as 'Text'.
Hope this helps!
In article <64AE5219-035D-46E3-9488-5D01F6B012FA@microsoft.com>,
Kicking and Screaming <Kicking and...Can data validation also autocomplete?
I want to know if you can have the entry cell autocomplete when it has
drop down bx. Is this possible?
Message posted from http://www.ExcelForum.com
unfortunately not with the build-in functionality
> I want to know if you can have the entry cell autocomplete when it
> has a drop down bx. Is this possible?
> Thanks, Vato
> Message posted from http://www.ExcelForum.com/
(No private emails please, for everyone's
benefit keep the discussion in t...My data points disappear
I'm trying to create a regulart line graph from a set of data. Everytime I
try to change the x-axis to timescale it automatically changes my y-axis data
range and my data points disappear. So then I go and change the y-axis data
range back to what is was but my data points and line graph won't show.
I suspect it's a mismatch of X values, not Y values. What are the X and Y
values in your chart series, and what range are you trying to plot on your
time scale axis?
Jon Peltier, Microsoft Excel MVP
Tutorials and Custom Solutions
Peltier Technical S...entering time #2
wondering if there is any way to do this...
I have a column formatted for time as in this format 12:00
when entering a time it is cumbersome to have to enter the hour, then a
colon, then the minutes.
Is it possilbe to simply enter a 4 digit number such as 1245 and have it
show up as 12:45 ??
thanks so much... I've found this group to be irreplaceable...
glen in orlando
Enter your times without colons in column A and put this formula in column B
and format column B for "Time" in the form you want it.