Data validation, cell protection or other method?
I have used data validation to set parameters for valid data entry and I have
also used cell protection to prevent any type of data entry. What I am trying
to do in this instance is to prevent data entry but, instead of the standard
message that pops up when using cell protection, I want to display a
customized message such as:
Data for these fields must be entered in "Project Assumptions"
Can Data validation be used to prevent data entry of any kind or do I need
to look for a VBA solution?
Say you want A1:A10 to be restricted.
Select the range, A1:A10, then in Data Valida...Editing e-mail address brings up Outlook in Excel cell
A user received an Excel spreadsheet of name and e-mail addresses. When I
clicked in the cell that contained the e-mail address it launched a new mail
message in Outlook with the e-mail address in the "To:" field.
Is there any way to turn this off..I tried to make the cells all text but
this did not help.
You have to remove the underlying hyperlinks.
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Is it possible to run the same e-mail account in Windows Mail on 2 computers
and synchronise the two? I use Vista Home Premium on a desktop and laptop
which are networked wirelessly through a Netgear router. Any ideas gratefully
You can setup the account on both computers and under Tools | Accounts |
Mail | Properties | Advanced set both to leave a copy of the messages on the
server so both will receive all the messages and set one computer to delete
them after a few days to ensure your mailbox on the server doesn't fill up.
Then you will have the received emails...NDR in 2 Exchange Servers 2003 on 2 domains
2 Exchange servers 2003. 2 domains. a.fr and b.fr. The Active Directory
domain is xxx.local.
Each domain is hosted on a distinct server, on the same Exchange
organization. When an email arrives from outside the non delivery receipt is
sent from firstname.lastname@example.org. As almost every MTA now is checking if the
'from' belongs to a valid domain, this does not work.
It is possible to change the NDR originator to email@example.com or
firstname.lastname@example.org. But this is valid for the whole organisation. And I need
the a.fr server to answer with email@example.com and the b.fr server answer
from po...Help with average formula
I'm trying to calculate average of figures as follows:
So the question is that if there is one row that has no numbers in it
how do I exclude it from the average... meaning that average would b
counted like this (10+20+15+5)/4 and not (10+20+15+5)/5.
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If a cell is blank, it won't be included in the average.
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> I...Autoarchiving #2
Our company has windows 2000, we have emails that after
seven days are no longer needed, I have all the folders
archiving features set to how we want, but is there any
way for Outlook to "auto"archive without closing and
starting up outlook or going to File: archive? It would
be great to not have to do either since we do not shut
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You should be able to set Outlook to AutoArchive every day, or however often
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settings in Tools | Options |...Calculating Taxes and Making calculations
Kindly plz tell me how do i go about making some small calculations
based on my existing data such as how to compute taxes and do other
calculations based on some quantitative data.
where exactly do i make modifications on my application???
Kindly help me out.
example might be a dropdown which has shipping options ie ups, fedex etc.
When you choose one it takes the weight of your package (whcih you enter)
then calculates a shipping cost.
search the archives of this group at groups.google.com and ...How to refer to a cell format code?
I have a huge amount of different money values in diffenet cells, and I need
to separate/sort them according to the currency. The problem is that the
currency has been defined from the cell format menu(Format cell ->custom and
# ##0,00\ "AUD"). If I use the FIND or SEARCH tools, they won't find the text
AUD because it is not typed in to the cell in a "regular" way. So I'm asking
if someone knows how to make a reference to the "AUD" part of the cell format
code, so that I could sort those currencies. If someone knows some way to do
this sortin...change of cell coor by software
I want change the color of a row when the date changes to next month by
select all the rows from 2 onwards till the end of your data, go to format,
conditional formaating. Sleect "Formula Is", and enter the following formula
in the box:
and click format, patterns tab, and select a color.
Assumption. The dates are in column A
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> I want change the color of a row when the date changes to next month...Procedure to calculate distance using latitude/longitude
Does anyone know of a vba procedure for access that will calculate
straightline distance using latitude and logitude for 2 points?
> Does anyone know of a vba procedure for access that will calculate
> straightline distance using latitude and logitude for 2 points?
James A. Fortune
...Insert text in Cell A1 based on keyword criteria
I want to populate cell A1 with specific text (the word "Active")
whenever the word "Yes" is found in cells A2:A20. Whenever the word
"Yes" is not found in cells A2:A20 I want to leave cell A1 blank.
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>I want to populate cell A1 with specific text (the word "Active")
> whenever the word "Yes" is found in cells A2:A20. Whenever the word
> "Yes" is not found in cells A2:A20 I want to leave cell A1 blank.
=IF(COUNTIF(A2:...SDK integration in VS2005 #2
In my MFC application I have resources in german as default and in english,
all included in the .exe. Whenever the program runs under a german version
of the OS it appears in german if it runs on any other language it should
come up in english. I'm using this code:
MAKELCID(MAKELANGID(LANG_ENGLISH, SUBLANG_ENGLISH_US), SORT_DEFAULT);
lcidUser = GetUserDefaultLCID();
LANGID langid = LANGIDFROMLCID(lcidUser);
if (PRIMARYLANGID(langid) != LANG_GERMAN)
LCID lcidUsEnglish =
MAKELCID(MAKELANGID(LANG_ENGLISH, SUBLANG_ENGLISH_US), SORT_D...OWA Attachments #2
Exchange 2003 SP1, Windows Server 2003
When users are using OWA externally I want them to be able to open any
attachments, but block them from being able to send attachments.
Is this possible? if so what is needed.
...How to calculate age of a person?
I'm struggling to figure this one out. I have a date column and I'd like to
be able to calculate the age without doing it in my head.
I've tried to do this but am struggling.
Any help will greatly appreciated.
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> I'm struggling to figure this one out. I have...How to run an event upon changing the value of a specific cell?
I want to run an event or a mcaro only when a certain cell is changed.
i.e., if the cell A1 value is changed, then do such and such ...
Right click on your sheet tab, view code. Paste this in and modify to suit:
Private Sub Worksheet_Change(ByVal Target As Range)
If Intersect(Target, Range("A1")) Is Nothing Then Exit Sub
'Do something here
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> I want to run an event or a mcaro only when a certain cell is changed.
> i.e., if ...Sending #2
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...average if with time
I have data sorted by date(mm/dd/yy) and time(hh.mm.ss) and I am tryin
to write a function which will average every hour. How can I sor
through the times and compute an average without getting all the 2
clocks, for example, as opposed to the hour on one particular day
Thanks for the help,
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Need a little more detail. Maybe give me an example of what you have a
data and then tell me what results you are trying to recieve from tha
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I see your problem as having separate...Q: Referencing named cells in external worksheet ?
Using Excel 2002.
I have a workbook with 12 worksheets (one for every month of the
year), wherein a lot of the information is looked-up (using VLOOKUP)
in simples arrays.
I saw no point in implementing the arrays as a 13th worksheet, because
I will have a yearly version of my monthly worksheets in one workbook
(so one for 2003, 2004, etc). If I change the array(s), I want them to
be reflected in all referencing cells.
If my workbook containing my arrays (called "Global") is loaded, I
have no problem and the references to it read as:
(blabla) 'Global.xls'!Roster ...EXCEL 2007 Formula to calculate INTEREST only on a 3 month bridge
I am trying to calculate monthly INTEREST ONLY payment on a short term
bridge/swing loan. Assuming an interest rate of 2.75%, paid monthly, Also
assuming it will be required for a 3-6 month period, amount approx $500,000.
Just switched to Excel 2007 but don't seem to be able to calculate using the
formula builder. Not sure if it is compounded daily or monthly.
You might want to check out the IPMT function. From the XL help file:
Rate is the interest rate per period.
Per is the period for which you want to find the interest and must...CRM 1.2 Console Logon Problem
I have CRM 1.2 installed on a SBS 2003 Premium server with the SBS SP1
installed, the default port number for the site is 83 and not 80 as it would
conflict with another product.
I have created a link for users with the port number in and this works fine
from client machines, but if I use the server console to try and access the
same site an authentication box appears and will not accept my credentials
(Administrator) and then fails with you do not have permission to access this
site. The same happens if I try and use the Deployment Manager.
If I log on to a client Workstation...Preventing Blank based on another Cell
I would like to validate data but cant quite get the formula right. I
have a cell (say F7) that cannot be blank if (say E7) another cell
equals a text value (say "S"). Anyone have an idea? I am stumped at
this seemingly easy task.
I forgot to add the valid combinations:
E7 = P and F7 = Entry: OK
E7 = P and F7 = Blank: OK
E7 = S and F7 = Entry: OK
E7 = S and F7 = Blank: INVALID
> I would like to validate data but cant quite get the formula right. I
> have a cell (say F7) that cannot be blank if (say E7) another cell
> equals a text value (sa...Outlook Inbox not fully populating
I have a user that has 1.5gb inbox w/ over 8,000 items in his inbox. I've
removed the PC from the domain. When I re-configured the mail client,
Outlook populates but never completely loads the entire mailbox, particularly
the inbox. He gets about 1,100 messages in his inbox when in reality he has
over 8,000. I've tested another domain computer and loaded the inbox with
the same result, however, when I check his mail over OWA it's complete and
has the enitre contents of his Inbox.
Thanks in advance for your help.
did you set up the Outlook profile in cached mode?
Sus...Due Date Calculated
I need assistance on an expression that allows for the due date of recurring
training to be one year from date completed. Details are as follows:
I have a form named [frmTRNComplete] based on table named [tblTRNComplete]
Form controls are: TRNID (combo box), DateComp (Text Box) , DateNext (text
box), Reccuring (check box)
I would like the DateNext to be 1 year from DateComp if Reccuring is true
and Date next to be blank if Reccuring is false.
I'll assume that you want to use the form to calculate the DateNext, and
that you are not trying to s...How to define blank cell?
If condition does not meet, then nothing in cell, which I use "" to define
blank cell, however, some plug-in for Excel cannot recognize "" as a blank
Does anyone have any suggestions on another approach to define blank within
Thanks in advance for any suggestions
I don't think there is some universal way short of 'Clear contents' - and I
hope you don't consider it as an option :-)
Really, when you have a formula in cell, it never is empty - whatever the
formula returns, there is the formula itself too!
Arvi Laanem...how to calculate outliers
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