Custom Number Formats
Want these to appear as follows when typed into a cell (no matter which one
is typed in), preferrable right-aligned:
Is there a custom format that can be used for this? Thanks. _c
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"Christina" <Christina@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Gotta list:
> Want these to appear as follows when typed into a cell (no m...RW
Have just recently upgraded customer from v7.5 to V9.
They have specialised inventory item numbers that include dimensions but
when they print their SOP sales invoices - they only require the first 6
digits printed. We achieved this a while ago by putting a format on the
Since the upgrade one user has experienced a printing problem as the full
item number appears - we have now establised that it is only if the user uses
a smartlist to select the invoice and drills back to the invoice to print. If
they use the inquiry screen to select the invoice - all is ok.
Anyone any i...Conditioning Formatting Question
Could anyone help me with the following question:
I have a spreadsheet with a column of cells that are coloured (colored
in purple whilst a project is incomplete but which are then coloure
white again when the project is finished. I have another column i
which the completion date is written (once it is finished). Is there
way I can use conditional formatting to have the first column becom
uncoloured conditional on the other cells? Thus, I want cell B1 to b
white IFF cell D1 is not empty.
I am using Excel 97 (for my sins).
Any help very gratefully received!
I'm familiar with subtracting start time from finish time to get
elapsed time, and formatting the elapsed time as a time function, to
include d:h:mm for elapsed times of more than 24 hours. But I don't
seem to be able to work out a formating that will, e.g., report 30
hours for the elapsed time for a number 1.25 [days].
Will formatting do it, or do I have to write my own parsing function?
Format it as [hh]:mm, this handles more than 24 hours.
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"Fred Holmes" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wr...Julian Date Question (Another)
Thought I had a handle on it, but guess not. This is my code.
Me.JulianExpirationDate = Format(DateAdd("yyyy", 5, Now()), "dd/mm/yyyy")
Me.JulianExpirationDate = Format(Me.JulianExpirationDate, "yy") &
Format(DatePart("y", Me.JulianExpirationDate), "000")
Shouldn't it be "15039"? What is wrong? Am I missing the whole idea of
Julian date. I realize there are many different methods to Julian date
calculation, some of which include time...How do I format text in an outlook Task ?
I have an Outlook task form with some script in it to put a date stamp
etc into the body of the task.
The problem is that I want to make the date stamp bold.
Trolling thru the net, I found references to Item.HTMLBody - but I
cant seem to get this to work for a TASK - only for an email item.
i.e. Item.HTMLBody = "<HTML><b/>Date Stamp.</b><BODY> Other
works for an email but NOT for a task.
Once my task is created I can however enter text manually and make it
Any help is much appreciated.
...how do you format a cell to be in degrees
I want to find the cosine of an angle, but the computer doesn't know the
value I am referencing is in the form of a degree.
can anyone help me!!
you have to change it to radians in your formula
> I want to find the cosine of an angle, but the computer doesn't know the
> value I am referencing is in the form of a degree.
> can anyone help me!!
This may help you:
Insert a degree symbol Help
You can easily insert a degree symbol in your Office documents. Most fonts
that Microsoft Windows® users have installed inclu...Can i use conditional formating on a cell when it contains a formula?
I am trying a "conditional formatting" on a cell that contains
formula, but it didn't work.
"If cell value is equal to 0 then font - white" This doesn't work,
If i use this condition on a cell without formula it works just fine.
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Why does Excel sometimes ask me if I want to save my spreadhseet even
though I haven't made any changes?
For example, I just brought it up, made no changes, did nothing, and
when I close it out I'm asked if I want to save.
Never understood that.
Some functions are "volatile" and force a recalculation upon opening the
workbook. These commands include TODAY(), NOW(), AREAS() and some others I
can't think of right now. Once the workbook is recalced, Excel assumes that
it has changed, even if you didn't really change anything.
Microsoft...Formatting .. is it possible to ....
format a range of cells like c6 through h6 with a fill color of green if
the value in cell k6 is positive and with a fill color of red if it is
How would that be done?
Select C6:H6, with C6 active. Choose Format/Conditional Formatting...
Set the dropdowns and inputboxes to read:
CF1: Formula is =$K6>0
CF2: Formula is =$K6<0
In article <BVKFh.65924$1H5.email@example.com>,
az-willie <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> format a range of cells like c6 t...register number question
Hello, I have a till set as register 50. The user has made a sale and it
appears on store ops but it has not filtered through to head quarters. Does
the register number have an effect on this?
This is a multi-part message in MIME format.
Try running a z-out on that register.
Check Point Software
=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3...Comma format button decimals
I find myself annoyingly frequently clicking the comma style button and then
the reduce decimals twice to get whole number with comma formatting. I'd like
to either make a new button or get this one to can the decimals.
...Visual Basic question
I have a crystal report (which is nothing but static text) that I wish to
print every time a sales order is printed from Great Plains. What code should
I put in VB that will print this crystal report every time a sales order
If that is not possible, what code should I put on a custom button that will
make this crystal report print?
...Combo box formatting
Is there a way to make certain entries in a combo box bold or change the
background color of those items?
"QB" <QB@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Is there a way to make certain entries in a combo box bold or change the
> background color of those items?
You mean, in the list, when you drop it down? No, an Access combo box can't
do that. You can highlight items, sort of, by basing the combo box on a
query that builds the display text and includes asterisks o...OOF formatting is lost
When my users edit their Out of office reply through OWA the formatting is
lost. I.e they use the font arial with size 12, after they save the settings
and then go back to the same page all the formatting is lost.
Anyone have any ideas?
...More Conditional Formatting #3
Hi I need to use one condition to judge whether or not a cell is 90-95% of
target or 100-105% of target. The other two conditions will be used, so i
need to get this into one condition.
Any help would be great.
Use "Formula is."
=OR(AND(A2>=Target*90%, A2 <= Target*95%),AND(A2>=Target*100%,
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> Hi I...Win98SE Format
I am about to format my OS drive after many years. Can anyone direct me to
a document which will instruct me how to save favorites, address book, emails
I have most apps/drivers saved, but am bound to forget something!
> I am about to format my OS drive after many years. Can anyone
> direct me to a document which will instruct me how to save favorites,
> address book, emails etc.
> I have most apps/drivers saved, but am bound to forget something!
Browse to C:\WINDOWS\Favorites, copy the folder and stash i...Why Does Date Format Change on Chart
I'm using Excel 97 SR-2 on a Windows XP machine with the date format under
Regional Settings set to dd/mm/yyyy.
I have a simple line chart (on a chart sheet) drawing data (date on X-axis
and data on Y-axis) from three different worksheets, and am experiencing a
problem with the dates on it randomly changing format from dd/mm/yyyy to
m/d/yyyy. This is despite the fact that the dates in the worksheets are in
dd/mm/yyyy format, and I have formatted the chart X-axis in that format
also. Interestingly, if I click from the chart to one of the worksheets
then back to the chart, the dat...Mail Format #2
I have been able to send rich text emails via outlook for some months. In
the last few days any rich text email is either returned or delivered minus
the attachment. Can anyone help me with this?
...how do I open email attachments in xls format
I have Windows XP and can not open an attachment in xls format. What do I do?
If you have Excel on your computer, Excel will open it.
If you do not have Excel on your computer...........Excel nor any Office
Programs are included with Windows XP..........
If you just want to view or print the Excel file you can
Download and install the Excel Viewer from....
For info on ordering Office Programs see this website.
http://www.microsoft.com/office/programs/default.asp to see the Office
products and how to purchase.
Note:you pr...A2k and VISTA
Using A2K, I made an install cd for my database. The user pc is running
VISTA, and the install worked (with some security questions) and the database
performed as expected. The user wanted a couple of changes to the database,
so I went back to my development pc (W2K), made the changes and made a new
install cd. Then I went to the user VISTA pc, and in Control Panel, I
uninstalled the database program. I then used the new cd and installed the
new database program on the machine. When I ran the database from the
shortcut, it was the OLD database that I had uninstalled. After trying ...Formatting Cells in Excel 97
Sorry if I sound real stupid but is there anyway that we
can control the column formatting in Excel 97 like let's
say column A = GENERAL(6), column B = GENERAL(4), column C
= TEXT(18) etc?
Appreciate any form of advice, thanks!!
I replied in the programming group. Are you seeking a programming
answer? It's usually best to only post to one group, and include the
remark "Please tell me if I should ask this in another group."
On Thu, 28 Aug 2003 00:56:47 -0700, "Daryl" <email@example.com> wrote:
>Sorry if I sound real stupid b...Formatting Notes
Is there a method of formatting notes. For example, a note that listed IDs or passwords where the Icon (first line) is "Password" and each the password/application pair is listed on a separate line.
hagadit <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Is there a method of formatting notes. For example, a note that
> listed IDs or passwords where the Icon (first line) is "Password" and
> each the password/application pair is listed on a separate line.
It works for me if I create a note whose first line is "Password", whose
second line is empty...Apply conditional formatting to cells formatted as percentages?
I have formatted a column to display numbers as percentages. I want 100% to
display as bold, but can't seem to apply the conditional formatting to it.
The formatting works fine with plain text.
Select the cells, then:
<Format> <Conditional Formatting>
Cell Value Is
Then, click on "Format", and choose whatever you wish.
Then <OK> <OK>
And you should be done!
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----...Conditional Formatting across different worksheets 04-27-10
I looked over the internet and in this forum, but I have not found a
solution to my problem (perhaps I did not understand the solutions
that were presented on the Internet). Anyway, this is the problem:
I have two sheets, one that I use as a control (i.e. a back up) that I
will call Sheet 2, while Sheet 1 is a duplicate of Sheet 2 that is
sent out to different people for quarterly updates. I keep Sheet2
hidden in the workbook I send out for updates so that only Sheet1 is
What I want to do is make the cells in Sheet 1 automatically change
color if they ...