Mail merge with Excel in Publisher 200
Whenever I open a merged document in Publisher with I merged with an Excel
spreadsheet, I must re-establish my link with the spreadsheet (including any
filters I originally set)--quite annoying.
This is has not always been the case; I have some connections which have
stayed connected. These could possibly be ones I did in an earlier version
Is this a problem with just Publisher 2000 or is there a way to permanently
connect my publisher document with my Excel spreadsheet?
...Count with Hidden cells
Is there a way to count the number of text filled cells excluding the cells
that I have hidden?
Depends on the version of excel, excel 2003 works like
won't count hidden cells
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"Stretch" <Stretch@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Is there a way to count the number of text filled cells excluding the
> that I have hidden?
What does the 103 stand for?
"Peo Sjoblom" wrote:
> Depends on the v...How do I insert Roman Numerals?
New to Word 2007 would someone please explain to me how to insert Roman
Numerlas in my document?
"ckj" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> New to Word 2007 would someone please explain to me how to insert Roman
> Numerlas in my document?
Just type them...
Type a number e.g. 21, select it and run the following macro
Dim oRng As Range
Set oRng = Selection.Range
oRng.Fields.Add oRng, 34, oRng.Text & " \*Roman"...change font color
I have a column of dates, and want to change font to red, for the cells that
are < today's date. How can I do this?
Format -> Conditional Formatting
Set condition 1 to;
Cell Value Is
=NOW() (enter this formula in the box)
Click the format button and format the font to red.
"TGS" <tom_Haryle20@hotmail.com> wrote in message
>I have a column of dates, and want to change font to red, for the cells
> are < today's date. Ho...Copying and pasting a series of cells
When I copy and paste the following cell
to the remainder of the days of the month, what I get is
But what I want to get is
I'd even settle for
whereafter I could just modify the fo...Formulas do not work in excel.
Formulas have been working but suddenly they will not add or subtract unless
we click on the target cell. This happens in all excel files even in new
Try going to tools-option-calculation and click automatic if it is on manual.
Let me know if it works.
> Formulas have been working but suddenly they will not add or subtract unless
> we click on the target cell. This happens in all excel files even in new
...MNY2006 Small Business: Categories
Is there a way to enter in a beginning balance for expense categories?
In microsoft.public.money, Cindy Nelson wrote:
>Is there a way to enter in a beginning balance for expense categories?
I am not sure what you are asking, but you can use an expense
category for a deposit to an account. Accept the warning.
I just started using Money 2006. I was using Peachtree last year. My ending
balances from Peachtree are going to be my beginning balances for some
categories like Depreciation - Vehicle. Do I set this up as an account, like
my checking? Thanks.
"Cal Learner-- MVP" wro...Insert trigger
Looking for some advice on SQL 2005. I have a table that will usually be
populated by an SSIS package. I want to set the "loaddate" column to the
current time after a record is inserted. Should i do this via trigger or
should i just build a step in the SSIS package to update the column after the
If trigger is the way to go, what is the syntax to create the after insert
Thanks in advance.
You can create a default constraint on the table set to CURRENT_TIMESTAMP. That will handle the automatic date
assignment without any need for coding.
-...Excel Re-Calc causes network traffic and very slow response times.
Excel Ver 2003 SP2
Windows XP SP2
Microsoft SBS Server 2003
Workstations: P4 2Ghz, 512 Mb Ram
I have an excel file with hundreds of vlookup and indirect formulas. It
has no links to any other spreadsheets. The file resides on a shared
network drive on our server. When users do a recalc or change a number
in the file causing a recalc it takes about 7 seconds... however after
a bit of experimentation I find that if we open the file and then
disconnect the workstations network cable the recalc takes less than
one second !
Tried saving the file to the local drive of a workstati...Need list of the different versions of Excel
In the past my first version of Excel was Version 5, now I use Version 8
I would like to know the names (Version numbers) of all the Excels, starting
with the first one.
I am working on a project that I intend to offer for sale to the public.
Therefore, want to know which versions it will work on. Maybe it will on
some prior versions depending on what features are used.
Microsoft MVP - Excel
"Ed" <Ed@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
when i opening excel application, excel with opening as default sheet2
page.whereas the default sheet1 should be open.please suggest.
You may have another instance of Excel open, which has already used
"Sheet1". The next available name is "Sheet2".
Jon Peltier, Microsoft Excel MVP
Tutorials and Custom Solutions
Peltier Technical Services, Inc. - http://PeltierTech.com
"Thiyagu" <Thiyagu@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> when i opening excel application, exc...Outlook Express 6 suddenly prints all e-mail in very small type
I have a new Dell system with Windows XP, IE 6 and Outlook
Express 6. Normally, everything is normal. Then suddenly
OE prints all e-mail messages in very small type, even
though in OE on the Menu ==> View ==> Text Size ==> Medium
is set. The screen display is medium text.
I keep IE 6 set to Text Size Smallest. If I change IE 6's
Text Size to Medium, then once this phenomenon starts OE
prints out e-mail as medium.
For some reason OE starts looking at IE for the font size
to use when outputing to the printer, but not the screen.
I can correct this situation by using th...inserting hrs and minutes
I have a cell in my time card that displays total weekly time -ex-
"40:15" is there a way to make it more like this...40hrs,15mins
Message posted from http://www.ExcelForum.com
Use a custom format hh"hrs",mm"mins"
"-Brian-H- >" <<Brian-Hfirstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> I have a cell in my time card that displays total weekly time -ex-
> "40:15" is there a way to make it more like this...40hrs,15mins ?
> ...Change operater in Excel formula
depending on a certain circumstances, a formula must change from "X = Y" to
"X <> Y".
Can this be done (e.g. using "if", or otherwise) ?
Thank you in advance.
You didn't give us a lot to work with, but I think you are looking for
something like this...
=IF(<<your condition>>,<<formula with x=y>>,<<formula with x<>y>>)
Rick (MVP - Excel)
"H.G. Lamy" <Enterplan@web.de> wrote in message
news:upAoGxlhKHA.6136@TK2MSFTNGP04.phx.gbl.....Font in drop-down field too small
I created a drop-down field with multiple menu choices. I am not able to
increase the font size for those menu choices. The adjacent cells have a
much larger font, and I would like my spreadsheet to be consistent.
If these are data validation dropdown lists, you can't change the font
size. There are a couple of workarounds here:
Juana Cafe wrote:
> I created a drop-down field with multiple menu choices. I am not able to
> increase the font size for those menu choices. The adjacent cells have a
> much larger font, and...insert an interactive excel file into word web page
I'm trying to insert a excel file into a word document with text, and then
save it was as a web page, but I want to keep the excel part interactive.
...Worksheet name in cell formula
I asked this question a while ago and got a prompt answer which I thought
was what I wanted but alas its not...
I want to be able to change my worksheet names.....ie: from Sheet 1, Sheet
2, etc etc.....to something more meaningful.....eg Sales, Expenses....etc
etc.... and have these changes reflect on the worksheet.
For example, I might want Sheet 1 Cell A1 to say.....This is the Sales
worksheet (assuming I have renamed it to Sales).
The answer I was given some time back worked.....but it changed the formula
on every worksheet to reflect the name of the last changed sheet.
By this I mean.....Recolor embeded Excel graph in PowerPoint
Is there any way to recolor an embeded Excel graph colors
to match the color scheme of targeted PowerPoint file?
You could create a user-defined custom chart type with the colour schem
of the presentation and apply it to the embedded chart.
I am not aware of any in-built color synchronization between powerpoin
and excel, though.
Message posted from http://www.ExcelForum.com
when you say "A user-defined custom chart type"
Is this "Chart>Chart type>Custom types>User-defined" ?
1. Create the same type of graph with MS Graph.
2. Add...Insert | File > Attachmnet-Button Drop Down ;What is the difference between Insert and Insert As Attachmnet
re: "Outlook2003, File-Insert-Options"
On making new-email with Attachment-File(s),
File Menu | Insert | File >>> (Brows and select File to insert )
then we can see the button "Insert", and write side
Drop Down Arrow lower-right side of Dialog Box;
If it clicked,
we can see three options as follows:
Insert as text
Insert as Attachment
I can not recognize/understand the difference
between "Insert" and "Insert as Attachment"
What is the difference between Insert and Insert As Attachment ?
I would appreciate y...How do I get Pantone colors in Excel?
Does anyone know how to get Pantone colors in Excel? The color choices are
limited and there is no way to specify RGB or CMYK in the standard options.
You can modify a workbook's colors in the Tools > Options menu and there is
indeed a way to set the RGB values there. It can also easily be done with
macro code. But you are still limited to the count of 56 colors, so the
question is, what do you need this for in Excel ?
HTH. Best wishes Harald
"Odd" <Odd@discussions.microsoft.com> skrev i melding
> Does...VLOOKUP and cell color problem.
I have a spreadsheet to create a quotation/estimate and I use the
VLOOKUP function to retrieve the price of an item on another
worksheet. In that worksheet, I have several pricelists from various
suppliers but one column gives me the lowest price and changes the
cell color associated with the supplier so I know from which supplier
the price comes from.
Now my main quotation page displays the cheapest price but does not
pass along the cell color which I need so i can tell, by looking at
the quotation, which supplier i need to order each item from.
Is there a way to pass along not only the va...Inserting Hyperlinks in a Protected Sheet
I run Excel 2000 and I have a protected worksheet that I share wit
users in my organisation. I want to allow the insertion of a hyperlin
to a specific file type within a specified directory on our server.
1.Protection on disables the insert hyperlink command. Can this b
overcome with worksheet activate code?
2.Can I limit the types of files (preferably by requiring the file t
meet a mask format eg "z-*.xls")?
3.Can I limit the directory that can be linked, by referring to
pathname stored in a cell on the active sheet?
Would appreciate your suggestions.
Thanks S...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.
...Insert with a where condition
Hi, sql 2005
I have an insert statement that is ignoring the where condition. That is, I
want to insert records when they do not already exist in the destination
INSERT INTO dbo.tblmnuGroupPerm
FROM dbo.locmnuTabFunction AS ltf
ltf.mtfID NOT IN
FROM dbo.tblmnuGroupPerm AS gp
Any ideas or recommendations appreciated :-)
It's OK... <oops "redFace">I did not correctly se...Insert
I want to overtype in a Publisher text box. I find I can only insert. The
"insert" key doesn't do anything.