I need to compare 3 numbers and find the one in the middle
I have three numbers in a single row and would like to identify the middle
number enter that number in another cell.
1st # 2nd # 3rd # result
628 678 720 678
655 625 700 655
748 720 725 725
is there a function in excel that can do this?
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fasteddie wrote.....Find Duplicate names and delate
I have a small doubt could you clarify that???
That is I find duplicate name but I want to delete one name only, if I
filter DUPLICATE….. both names are showing…
1. Select the range of data including the header. You need to have headers
for these columns
2. From menu Data>Filter>Advanced Filter>Copy to another location
3. In 'copy to' specify the target cell and check 'Unique records only'
4. Click OK will give you the unique list
"Find Duplicate names and delate" wrote:
> Dear experts,
> I have a small ...Finding a Median
I'm trying to write a query that will return a median for various
values taken from a previous query. I've seen some suggestions in my
searching, but I haven't been able to get them working. They are also
all from before 2003 and refer to Access 97 and 2000.
Has any functionality been added to 2003 for this? Or is there a non-
code-based way to do it? I've seen it suggested to write a code to
open the query, sort it, find the total number of records, divide it
in half, then seek out the middle record using that value. I'm still
very green when it comes to code, though...Find a Value the first Time It Occurs
I have a row of values that shows the total cumulative number of sales of
items by month. Occasionally, there may be no sales in a month for an item
so the cumulative value would stay the same for more than one month. I want
to select a number in the row the first time it occurs and not select it if
What are you wanting to do with the info?
To return position (column number) of number 1234 within row 2:
A formula that signals it's the first occurence:
This could be used in a helper row, or as a conditional format f...Add space after each numbered or bulleted item
I need to make rather long lists of paragraphs that are several lines long.
The numbered list feature forces a new number and a new line upon hitting
enter. this is expected behavior. However, I need a space between the items
to make each item stand out. In Word if I hit enter again, a new number is
issued as expected. However if I arrow up to the first empty space and hit
the backspace, the number will be removed, the following number will be
changed to next sequential number and the empty line remain. Publisher,
however insists on starting a new number sequence. Is there any way to
c...how do I delete numbers without deleting formulas
In excel 2003 how do I delete a column of numbers without deleting the
formulas in the column?
Use the option buttons to select what you wish to highlight for deleting>Ok
Gord Dibben Excel MVP
On Sat, 8 Oct 2005 13:13:02 -0700, "Emmaus junkie" <Emmaus
>In excel 2003 how do I delete a column of numbers without deleting the
>formulas in the column?
...how do i get negative numbers in brackets in Excel
i find i cannot enter negative numbers in accounts in brackets
but this is the accounting convention
is it hidden in excel
or do i need a plug in
Enter numbers using the minus symbol, but format your cells: Format => Cells
=> Number [tab] and in the Type box, enter "#,##0.00_ ;[Red](#,##0.00) "
(without the quotation marks).
"maverick accountant" wrote:
> i find i cannot enter negative numbers in accounts in brackets
> but this is the accounting convention
> is it hidden in excel
> or do i need a plug in
...Find/Replace in RichEdit 2.0
I'm using Windows ME and I've switched from RichEdit 1.0 to 2.0 for my
CRichEditDoc/View application so that I can use the ITextDocument
interface and can do things such as suspend/resume the Redo buffer.
Problem is, now the Find/Replace dialogs don't seem to do anything. If
I revert back to RichEdit 1.0 they do!
What's going on?
email@example.com (Adrian Gibbons) wrote in message news:<firstname.lastname@example.org>...
> I'm using Windows ME and I've switched from RichEdit 1.0 to 2.0 for my
> CRichEditDoc/View application...Find (but not find)
My program takes a name from sheet3 goes to sheet1 to Find the name.
If it cannot find name, how do you do an If/End to Exit Do while or
find out if name has been founf? I have "On Error Resume Next" in
Thanks again for all your help
As ALWAYS, post your code for comments & suggestions.
Microsoft MVP Excel
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> My program takes a name from sheet3 goes to sheet1 to Find the na...Table Row Height and Column Width
Is there a way to exactly set the row height and column width in Publisher
2003? For instance, I want all the rows to be .25 inches high or 16 points
high -- can I set this?
You could create ruler guides. Right-click a ruler guide, click format ruler
guides. You then can adjust your table rows by snapping to the guides.
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> Is there a way to exactly set the row height and column width in Publisher
> 2003...Finding an event
I am developing an app that uses a single worksheet to enter data. When user double clicks a button, a new window (in same workbook)
opens with a new sheet. My problem is that excel does not seem to have any events for close of window if there are multiple windows
in a workbook.
Can someone help
That triggers the Workbook_WindowActivate event, you can use that.
"Peter Ostermann" wrote in message
I am developing an app that uses a single worksheet to enter data. When user
double clicks a button...Find value in a column and insert rows above
The set up looks like this:
ColU ColV ColW ColX
Y N N N
Y N N N
N Y N N
N N Y N
N N Y N
N N Y N
N N Y N
N N Y Y
Columns will always be U through X and will always be sorted in this order.
I need to find the first Y in each column and insert 2 rows above that row.
On the blank row above the first Y, I need to highlight in yellow and put
title in the first cell, such as New, Old, Existing, Deleted.
Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Thanks for your time,
If desired, send your file to my address below. I will only look if:
1. You send a copy of this ...Sum if Condition is Equal in Range Date and find column
I want to make a sum if Range is a week number and if style is Equal to
CONC-92 or CONC-45
Week# 49 Week# 50
CONC-92= 27 CONC-92= 30
CONC-45= 27 CONC-45= 30
Datas are in a pivot table and...
Pivot table looks like this:
Date CONC-92 CONC-45 CONC-92 CONC-45
12/7 5 5 10 10
12/8 2 2 10 10
12/9 5 5 10 10
12/10 5 5 10 10
...Restore ability to enter 20 character PO Numbers
With the 1.3R release, RMS will not allow PO Numbers longer than 14
characters. Before the 1.3R release, RMS allowed PO Numbers up to 20
After installing the 1.3R release I reported this defect. The support team
responded that this change was by design. They claimed that the change was
made to work around a defect - "we had a bug with inter-store inventory
transfers erroring out when the PO number is greater than 14 characters".
This type of quick and easy fix (crippling the UI to work around a defect)
is just plain wrong for at least a couple of reasons.
1) C...cannot find database
I have an excel spreadsheet that is supposed to update a access db.
Whenever I try to save the .xls I get an error stating cannot find db.
Even when I open the db with access, I get the error and the db opens
anyway?????? This only happens on 2 out of 20 pc's and I cannot figure
...Trapping a NO FIND after a find
I use the code below to store a row number to a variable after a find.
I would like to trap a NO FIND if the find is unsuccessfull
Any ideas. FSt1 provided the code below
dim rn as string
dim rng as range
dim therow as long
rn = inputbox("enter something to find")
if rn <> "" then
Set rng = nothing
Set rng = range("A1:IV65536").Find(what:=rn, _
...How do I find the out of office reply?
My out of office reply is missing from tools. How can I retrieve it?
Out of Office reply <Out of Office firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> My out of office reply is missing from tools. How can I retrieve it?
Unless you are using an Exchange server, you will not have the Out of Office
Assistant. See this: http://www.slipstick.com/rules/autoreply.htm
...How to reduce the number of shortcuts/links in the recent documents list?
When I look into the folder:
C:\Documents and Settings\<username>\recent
then there are currently approx 20 recent documents listed.
How can I permanently reduce the number or even disable this list?
Cindy Parker wrote:
> When I look into the folder:
> C:\Documents and Settings\<username>\recent
> then there are currently approx 20 recent documents listed.
> How can I permanently reduce the number or even disable this list?
Right click on the Start button and choose Properties --> Customize
...Automatic numbering feature:
Is there a way to have a template (such as an expense report, policy order,
etc.) in Excel automatically number the document by who pulls it up first off
of the server?
Thanks in advance.
Automatically number by who pulls it up first? What does that mean? We can
make a worksheet have an autonumber if John opens it, then increase by one
if Joe opens it, etc... Coupl'a methods:
"VVV1299" <VVV1299@di...How do I find data from a list (or table) and insert it in a row?
I used to use a spreadsheet program (2 years ago) that allowed me to lookup
an item and insert it into the worksheet. I know the program was at least a
year old at that time (2002). How do I create a list, reference it , and
then insert an item into a row of my choice?
Example: Make of item, item description, and cost.
Does the data go on one worksheet and then get referenced and inserted into
the list of another worksheet? If so, how? I can't seem to get any answers
by reading books on the subject. I no longer have access to the old workbook
from which to study.
Maybe that ...VBA Multi Number-Letter Sort
I'm sorting a list of old in-stock items, example: GEARS / 1/8_spur
It was all put into a single column. Now I could count left/ middle etc and
send it to a different sheet then sort the sheet etc etc etc etc.
I would be very happy if I could find a link to a source of vba code I could
change or use just to sort things like "3rd # 8 before 3rd # 4" or "W18x21
after W8x10" .
Can I do this simply with vba, I keep looking but it does not look
...Conditional Number Formatting & Selective Summing
Attached is the workbook I need help with. From what I have bee
discovering from the Excel Macro-VBA Editor-Help screens, what I wan
to do should require fairly simple VBA code. However, I have no VB
coding experience or skills (the VBA code in Module 3 was gleaned fro
the Excel Tips Forum. Thank you Harlan Grove)
Sheets �Run� through �Run (30)� are identical, except that the cel
formulas on sheets 2-30 are only active if the active sheet i
�Enabled� by the user and will only populate with pulled data if al
preceding sheets are �Enabled�. The nature of the workbook is such tha
a user will alw...Finding numbers in rows and highlighting them
Hi everybody :)
I need help.
This is a lotto system.
I have a spreadsheet with 508 rows and 45 columns.
In each row there are 45 numbers mixed (1 to 45).
I need a script or some other way to find where particular (drawn)
numbers are in each of the 508 rows.
If my explanation is not clear please ask for farther clarification.
Thank you in advance for your help.
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"Advanced Find" in Outlook 2007 is not finding all email messages
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I then have to work with those (e.g., delete them) and then click
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What is wrong? How do I fix this and find all messages that match the
My typical application is to split the entire contents of my .pst
files by date. Do do this I make a copy of the file. In one I delete
all messages older than the cutoff date (e.g., 1/1/2007), and in the
other I delete all messages yo...Restart heading numbering in each new section of a Word 2007 docum
I have produced a thesis of around 100,000 words in Word 2007 using docx
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the sections which results in huge numbers, as you would imagine.
How do I make the heading numbers reset to 1 in each new section of the
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