Change link between form and subform
I have a form with a subform in it.
I would like to change the way they are linked so instead of linking from
Old ID, they link to New ID
I don't know anything about code, is there a way to just change the cell it
Bring up the properties of the subform, and change the values in 'Link Child
Fields' and 'Link Master Fields' on the Data tab of the properties dialog
box. Make sure you have the subform selected, not the form within the
> I have a form with...Linked Forms
Hello, I am doing a project that requires two forms.. The first form
contains the data for a business the second form contains data for the
How do I link the two forms together...?
Send a common key piece of data from the first form (say the company name) to the second form page and include it in the second form
as a hidden form field
(then if using a database to store the results link with a relationship the 2 results tables by the common field)
For form passing information see http://irt.org/articles/js063/index.htm
____...Transforming Table into Matrix
I hope you can help me.
*Table * of *3 columns*:
-column 1-: up to 60.000 terms
-column 2:- up to 60.000 terms (mostly the same as in column 1; jus
(column 1 and 2 are representing a connotation)
-column 3-: weighting of connotation
In order to conduct a better evaluation of the data (connotations)
need to *transform * the *Table-Sheet * into a *Matrix*,
- having 2 coordinates: 1 coordinate representing column 1, on
representing column 2
- filled data (crossing of the terms) representing the weighting of th
I am trying to link and .slk file to a .xls file all the
links appear to be updating but i keep getting a message
that excel cannot update 1 or all of the links. Is this
common when linking with an .slk because i have several
linked wrk books and have never had this problem.
...Links not linking
I have written a fairly big spreadsheet linking through the pages with SUM,
SUMIF and SUMPRODUCT formula's
What I am now finding is that when I update one page it doesn't update the
rest, even if I am only typing in a figure to the SUM function.
I have check and the calculations function is on automatic.
is there a fix or something that I could run to make sure that all the
formulas are working correctly.
Just a guess (since you already checked tools|options|calculation tab).
How about selecting all the cells (ctrl-a (twice in xl2003)) and then
what: ...Linked Table Manager in ACCESS
I am trying to change a field in an ACCESS table and get an error message
that says the table is a linked table and fields can't be changed. After
googling for some answers, I think I should be able to find out the link
using "Linked Table Manager" in ACCESS. However, the "Linked Table Manager"
button is grayed out. Any ideas/suggestions are welcome.
Open the table in Design View. Reduce the window so that you can see the
window's top bar. Right click in the top bar of the window (usually blue in
color) and select ...Link To A Cell From Chart
I have a text box in a chart worksheet. Can I link it to an information from
any cell in other worksheet in the same workbook.
Yes. Click the text box icon, then click on the chart sheet to insert the
text box. Click in the formula bar and =Sheet1!A2 (or whatever cell you want
Greeting from the Gulf Coast!
"Salza" <email@example.com> wrote in message news:firstname.lastname@example.org...
> Hi all.
> I have a text box in a chart worksheet. Can I link it to an information
> any cell in other worksheet in...links
It is very critical for my business to learn the basics
and the backbone of links in Excel. Are there any
tutorials or articles that gives wealth of information
about MS Excel links? (in Excel 9.0.6)
Web addresses are also welcome.
You can also post to my e-mail above.
Thank you in advance.
I would advise you go to the newsgroup "microsoft.public.excel.links", and
read everything you can about their troubles there and the
Vaya con Dios,
"Mustafa" <email@example.com> wrote in messag...Linked Tables Over A LAN
Hi, I have a problem with a PC that is sharing an Access database over
a LAN. I'm hoping someone may be able to give me a little advice. By
the way, I'm a bit of an amatuer so go easy on the technical
I've got four PCs networked through a router which provides internet
access. Two PCs are running XP Pro and two are running Vista Business
32bit. One Vista machine holds my full database while the other PCs
have a similar database but with tables linked to the first machine.
Been running this setup for several years, on various older PCs, with
My proble...2 Axis Pivot Table Based Chart Problem
I have a Pivot Table with 6 data types. 1 has a wide scale, say 1 -
100,000. The other 5 data types have a scale that is narrow, say 1 -
20. After I create the Pivot Chart from the Pivot Table and choose a
"Line - Column on 2 Axes" type chart, Excel assigns the first 3 data
types to the scale on the left (which happens to be the small scale)
and the other 3 data types to the large scale, even though 2 of those
last 3 are small scale data types. So, the result is 2 data series
displaying as if they are zero, because their values are things like
3, 7, 11, 0.5, yet Excel has fo...Links
Every time I open a spesific workbook, I get the question if I want t
use the old or the new data. This is very irritating! How do I disabl
the link that is the reason for this message??? Please help me befor
this drives me CRAZY!!
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You will have a formula somewhere within the wordbook that is linked to
another workbook. You can look for them manually and the copy>paste
special>values... to kill it. or you could d...Modify pivot table report
I am sent an xls that includes a worksheet that is a pivot table.
There are a couple combo boxes in the first row (e.g., Date, Year)
that if I were able to connect to the external data source would allow
requerying of the pivot table.
I don't need to do that. I just need that data as it is but I would
like to delete the combo boxes from the worksheet. I am prevented
from doing that (msg: you cannot change or modify a pivot table
I can cut the data and paste it into another spreadsheet, however.
I'd rather be able to modify the original worksheet (delete the first
row with ...Data Tables
Question for you, please:
In the past, if I wanted to use an EXCEL data table, I was sure that
the "row input" and "column input" cells needed to have values in
them. It needed to be, for example, 3, not even =3, since the latter
is a formula. That made sense to me because you are asking EXCEL to
give you some other cell's result with different values for this
"input" cell. Recently, I replaced such an input with a formula and,
to my surprise, the data table results did not change and it seems to
work anyway, which kind of blows me away. You would think t...Pivot table and running total #2
I have a table with Columns: Region, Client, Date, and quantity.
Using a pivot table I want to see per Region the quantity each Clients
bought or sold.
The problem I have is I can't figure out how to view a running total per
You can view at this URL "http://members.freemail.ch/paulg/pivottable.gif"
a picture of how I would want to see it (in yellow) and the table it comes
Actual data has at least 20 different regions and 60 or so clients.
Any help greatly appreciated.
...email links in Publisher pdf
Why won't Publisher 2007 convert my email links correctly when saved in pdf
format? It puts "mail to:" in twice automatically. It is converting website
links without a problem.
If memory serves the Office 2007 SP1 fixed this in Publisher. The SP2 is
also now available. There have been some reports of not being able to open
existing Publisher files after installing it, and a report that a fix for
that bug is due by the end of the month....you might want to wait to install
SP2 until after the first of the month, or just install SP1.
"Rora" <Rora@discu...text box datasource refer to a field in a table
I am building a report that gives a summary on all purchase order in a period
For the report, I have the query set up no problem, but on the report Head, I
would like to make it dynamic so that it can display a company name field
from another table (not included in the report's datasource).
Using the expression builder I got the following:
[company name] is the name of the table and CompanyName is the name of the
field in the table.
When I try to run the report, it promps me for a variable, somehow it doesn't
recognize that [company name] is a...Chart template and links
I have something "strange " (at least for me) going on ...
I have an xls workbook, containing some data sheets and also 3 chart
templates. These chart templates are copied via a macro to the output
xls with the statement :
When I now look to this chart template in the output xls I got a link
to the original xls workbook in which the macro is running. (I can see
that via EDIT>LINKS...)
Now I do NOT want that link to the originator xls workbook at all !
Is there anybody who knows how I can co...how do i show text in the data field of a pivot table?
If you put a text field into the data area of a pivot table, it will
summarize the field to show a count, instead of showing the text.
You can place the text fields in the Row, Column or Page areas, where
their text will show.
Excel FAQ, Tips & Book List
...Linking to ODBC Linked Tables
I wonder if you have any suggestions for this. We have moved our Access
tables into Oracle and have created a MS Access Database that links to these
ODBC tables. Each of our users has a local copy of our Reporting Database
that formerly linked to Access tables, but now we want them to link to the
Ms Access Database which contains the linked ODBC tables on our shared
drive. In trying to link to already linked ODBC tables, Access gives an
error and will not link to these tables.
Is there a way to let our users link to the Access database that contains
the linked ODBC tables?
Any...Tables to PDF
I'm working with a table in Publisher at the moment & have formatted all my
column / row gridlines to 0.25pt. However, when I convert to Adobe PDF, some
of the lines appear much thicker than the others.
Have you tried printing the .pdf file? I've seen lines that look thicker but
print just fine.
MVP Microsoft [Publisher]
"ianp" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Hi there,
> I'm working with a table in Publisher at...Saving information to a table field
Really not sure if this is possible, however I will try to explain...
I am wanting to have a field on a form that will allow the user to see
information on the persons file of meetings they have attended.
I am upgrading the database for someone and at the moment they have a
checkbox for different events that have happened which is each held in
its own column. I would like it to be able to have a sub form or
something that would show each event that has happened and a checkbox
next to the events to say that they have attended.
Saving it into different fields is an option, but I would li...Linked Graphs from Excel
I have linked graphs from excel into my publisher document using Paste
Special. The problem is that when they paste in they reshape (I have pie
charts and they come in publisher looking like tall skinny ovals). I can fix
the shape of the charts manually after pasting them in, but when I update the
links the reshaping reverts to its original, incorrect size.
Any suggestions on how I can use the linking to excel and not have to resize
every time I update?
"Paste Special" as what format? Have you tried an image format?
Mary Sauer MSFT MVP
my application have customers and invoices. each customer can have 1
or more invoices. on my form i have a subform for customers and one
subform for invoices. both subforms are in datasheet view. if i click
on customer A in the customer subform i want the invoice subform to
show only invoices for customer A and at the same time allow me to add
invoices for customer A. what are the steps to accomplish this?
also i want to be able to print a report such that customer A is
listed together with all customer A's invoices followed by customer B
and so on. how can this be accomplished?
thanks ...table of content
Using styles (Heading 1, etc) in Word (any version) allows me to create
a TOC very simply.
I cannot find a way to create a table of content automatically in
Publisher (2003), for instance by applying styles.
Am I missing something or have they just left out this option?
Don't want to create a TOC manually in a 200 page document....
TIA - Rob
The bad news is you will have to create the TOC manually. Publisher is a page layout
application. Word is better suited for what you are doing.
Mary Sauer MS MVP
news://msnews.microsof...visited links no longer change color
The links still work when clicked but, no longer show purple when visited.
This happens in both Outlook and Outlook Express. Yesterday I tried making
fonts a little larger as I have eyesight problem. Not sure if this is when
the link color problem started.
What I did exactly is:
*Tools > Options > Mail Format > click "Fonts" button > click "International
* At first I went through the list making each one "Larger" font size.
* I realized that it's probably only "Western European" I need to change, so
all others were set ...