Auto Filter problem
I am using the auto filter for a particular column to sort out differen
medical programs. When I click the drop down and click a program, i
doesnt show me ALL the lines that say this particular program. Why is
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maybe some hidden characters in these lines 8e.g. additional space
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> I am using the auto filter for a particular column to so...Formatting Text in Network Diagram View
The text in the boxes of my Network Diagram view is cut off. I can't find a
way to make the boxes larger or the font smaller.
Does anybody know how to display a task's full text in a Network Diagram box?
Right Click, select Box Styles
Click More Templates
Use Cell Layout to change cell width and Font to find a smaller one
You cannot select 6 but when you type it it is accepted.
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...Excel Query to Access Database Locks Users
We have one computer on our network of computer using Office 2007, the rest
Office 2003. When the 2007 version is in a Excel query pulling from the
network database it locks the database. Any way to solve that?
...Case / Pack for Microsoft Point of Sale
I am forwarding feedback on behalf of a MA RMS & POS partner who said that
they need Case / Pack functionality in Microsoft Point of Sale. They said
they can't sell liquor stores without this capability.
This post is a suggestion for Microsoft, and Microsoft responds to the
suggestions with the most votes. To vote for this suggestion, click the "I
Agree" button in the message pane. If you do not see the button, follow this
link to open the suggestion in the Microsoft Web-based Newsreader and then
click "I Agree" in the message pane.
http://w...Excel 2000 and Chinese
Does anyone know how to set up excel 2000 to be able to type in chinese?
Word 2000 works fine but I can't seem to get excel 2000 to work
You need to have supporting code page in your Windows, also download the
Chinese Input Tools from Microsoft ...
"Mark S." <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Does anyone know how to set up excel 2000 to be able to type in
> Word 2000 works fine but I can't seem to get excel 2000 to work
> ...difficulty with conditional formatting
I have a spreadsheet that gets updated monthly and looks like the example below
Jan Feb march April May June
21,000 23,500 22,224 22111 20,111 25,000
I've asked this question before and have gotten great tips but each month
when refesh the pivot table it looses all the conditional formatting and I
start over again. How do I get the pivot table to keep it's formatting when
The conditional formatting needed is if #'s go down for three consecutive
months in a row they are highlighted in red. I need the first...Microsoft CRM development blog
following blog contains some information and notes on CRM 3.0 and 4.0
development and customization:
...how do I format text as strikethrough in Publisher 2003?
I am copying over text from a WordPerfect document into Microsoft Publisher
2003. Text that has been formatted as "Strikethrough" in the WordPerfect
document comes over as plain text with no strikethrough. I have even tried
to just import the document which it looks like it does fairly well at,
except that all text formatted as strikethrough is imported as plain text.
I can possibly believe that Publisher does not have any way to format text
in this way, but I have looked everywhere and cannot figure out how to format
the text in this way. Can anyone help?
You will have to ...What exactly is microsoft excel used for?
I just need to know what excel is used for.
Wow, what a question!!!! It is used for so many things, that books have
been written about it. Spreadsheets, Databases, to manipulate data of all
sorts, by using templates, as payroll packages, invoicing systems, creation
of form letters, automating tasks, and and and and
> I just need to know what excel is used for.
> I just need to know what excel is used for.
...Exporting Excel Charts in Separate Tabs
I have an excel file with different charts on each tab. The Excel file has
at least 20 tabs and I would like to export them into Word as a separate
sheet per tab for a reference guide. Is there a way to export from excel
without having to cut and paste each tab?
I am using MS Office 2003.
Word 2003 has a very annoying default. It assumes too much! If I reformat a
few words in a document, it changes the entire document to that formatting.
Grr-rrr-r! I have to constantly press undo to get what I want. I know
there's a feature that's causing this annoyance but I can't find it to turn
it off! Can anyone help, please?
Microsoft Word MVP
"Connie Martin" <ConnieMartin@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
I have a spreadsheet that utilize the stock quote add-in from MSN. On a daily basis I refresh the add-in functions for the Highs, Lows, Last, Volume, etc. On occasion the spreadsheet reverts to manual caculation settings, and I have to press the F9 even after I updated the quotes. I've always preferred the any spreadsheets I open, blank or otherwise, the automatic setting selected for calculations. I consider this an annoyance. Has anyone experienced this glitch? Is there a fix for it?
Excel takes the calculation mode from the first workbook that opens in a
Sub...Date Format turn to Year
I tried to convert the date to YEAR and then the year plus 25 Years
=Year(A1) I'm getting the result 1900 instead of 1965.
I tried to add 25 years later to 1990 from 1965.
Your help would be much apprecated.
What's in A1?
Are you sure it's a real date?
> I tried to convert the date to YEAR and then the year plus 25 Years
> =Year(A1) I'm getting the result 1900 instead of 1965.
> I tried to add 25 years later to 1990 from 1965.
> Your ...auto copy self
How do I arrange for Outlook to automatically copy myself
on every new, reply or forward email?
If you mean keep a copy of all sent, see settings under Tools/Options/Email
Options and Advanced Options
"rich" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> How do I arrange for Outlook to automatically copy myself
> on every new, reply or forward email?
...Lost Format Painter in Outlook 2003
I have been everywhere, and the Format Painter toolbar which was there in
Outlook, is gone. I've checked and clicked everything I can find for 2 days.
Can anyone give me specific directions ? My version of Outlook, when I
click about MS Outlook, shows SP1.
My laptop is my only computer, and it is brand new, and uses WinXP.
I've put in this question to help at the upper right of the Outlook screen
in 10 different ways, and it simply doesn't have an answer to this question.
I've been through this in the past, and someone else fixed it, so I do not
know how to do it...Auto Scale Chart Macro -- Any improvements please?
This is the best way I've found to correctly scale a chart -- the only way I
found to exclude a chart interpolating with #NA cells was to delete those
cells containing #NA, and run the chart. This takes a long time on my
computer. Wondering if there is a better way. This macro is directly taken
from 2 excel mvps and modified; i believe a mehta and ron bovarty, but could
be wrong. Thanks for taking a look.
Dim ValuesArray(), SeriesValues As Variant
Dim Ctr As Integer, TotCtr As Integer
Applic...Auto correct or Auto complete
We are all familiar witht he auto correct or auto complete functions found in
MS applications. Of course that means it is available in Access also. My
question is this ... can this function be replicated within the DB, so that
the set of auto correct items are part of the package rather than something
that would have to be set up on each individual desktop system?
It's use, for me, would primarily be within a memo field where medical
abreviations, used as a shortcut, would convert to the true meaning as the
user types them in. Ex: "prn" without quotes would change to. &qu...OWA auto login
I am trying to use the credentials from the forms authentication login to
automaticaly log in to Outlook Web. I redirect to a URL with this format:
I have seen this example in other posts but this does not work for me. I
still get the Outlook Windows Login prompt.
Perecli Manole wrote:
> I am trying to use the credentials from the forms authentication
> login to automaticaly log in to Outlook Web. I redirect to a URL with
> this format: http://UserName:Password@mailserver/exchange
> I have seen this example in other posts but t...Test number of decimal places in Currency format
How can I interrogate the system (Windows, I guess) to find out how many
decimal places are specified in its Currency format?
Alternatively, how can I test a number that's been entered to ensure that
the user did not enter more decimal places than the Windows currency format
permits (Access will store what's entered, but I want to reject what's been
entered if it's not according to the Regional settings).
Randy Birch has code to give you details about the defined Locale Currency
information at http://vbnet.mvps.org/code/locale/localecurrency.htm
Note, though, th...Turning off formatting when tracking changes
When we are tracking changes, then save the document, and open it later, the
formatting shows up on the right side of the page. When I click on the
Review tab and unclick the arrow beside Formatting under show Mark-up, it
goes away. Then I save, and every time I open it, it's back again. I only
want to track the changes in the document, not the formatting itself, but it
seems as if this is a default and I can NOT get it to go away....I don't want
to accept the changes until appropriate folks have reviewed it, but when I
send them the document, they all complain about t...Any way to get rid of an auto-suggestion in the login dialog box, for Exchange/OL using RPC over HTTP?
A client was using RPC over HTTP to two different Exchange servers (OL
prompting for profile on startup). Both profiles were set up to prompt for
credentials upon connection to Exchange.
There's now only one Outlook profile needed; the other is gone and OL isn't
prompting for the profile selection any longer, which is fine.
However, Outlook is remembering domain1\user and domain2\user in the login
dialog box, and I'd love to be able to get rid of the no-longer-valid
credential dropdown suggestion.
(The computer is not a member of a domain and hence always needs to be
prom...question about data from excel to work
I am trying to take input from an excel sheet and mailmerge it to
word....the thing is I want to make it so from here on out ..if I change
something in the excel sheet it automatically updates on word as
well..if not a mail merger what can I use ?
Hi Pooja Kamdar,
You can link the Word document to the Excel workbook, so that any changes in the Excel workbook will be reflected in the Word
document. To do this:
1. copy the source range in the Excel workbook
2. in the Word document, use Edit|Paste Special > Paste Link and choose the paste format you wan...Auto look through subfolders
I can write a macro that will extract data from all excel files in a
What I need to be able to do is write a macro that will automatically
extract data from excel files within folders and sub folders and sub
sub folders etc
For example the data is all held on the following directory:
H:\development forms\2006 cost sheets\
And within that directory by customer - for example Tesco, Boots, Asda
etc. These customers are then subdivided into product ranges - eg
1,2,3,4 etc and some futher subdivided by national or exclusive. All
the excel files are in exactly th...Linking worksheets in Excel
I would like to link 2 worksheets in Excel (if possible, 2 worksheets
in different excel workbooks). I would like to link the sheets in
such a manner that when any cells in the initial sheet are updated,
the same cells in the 2nd sheet will also be updated. If a row is
added to the initial worksheet, a row should be added in the same
location in the 2nd spreadsheet. I would also like for the 2nd
spreadsheet to contain extra columns that are not linked to the 1st
sheet. In essense I am trying to link a requriements sheet to a
testing traceability matrix.
I would also like to "mirror&q...Formatting Problem
I've created a blank booklet of x no. of pages with page size of h7.25" x
w4.75" with 0.5" margins all around. I've been provided with material on
floppies to incorporate into the booklet. The material is in the wrong font
type and size and needs considerable change in other formatting. This I've
done by opening the document into a WORD document of the same dimensions as
stated above and tailoring the content to this WORD document. There are
some centering, indents, right or left alignment. When I then try to insert
this into the booklet in Publisher, s...