how can I compare contents of columns in excel?
I have two excel files viz. file-A and -B.
One of the columns of File-A contains chemical names which
is also contained in one of the File-B columns.There are a
lot more chemical names in the latter file than in the
What I would like to do is to transfer additional
pertinent information from columns in File-B to new
columns in File-A on the basis of the chemical names found
in File-A. At the end of the exercise I would have a file
with the same number of chemicals but with more
How can I do it? Your help would be much appreciated.
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Looking for some information. With Outlook you can have all your
contacts...address, email address, yada, yada, yada. Can I use this
information in to say mail merge with Word and email a letter to the ppl
with email addresses? Or is this better done with a Access?
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Any information or pointers in the right direction would be appreciated.
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My default e-mail client is outlook2007 and configured to connect to an
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> I have some cells with note type data:
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> I am trying to sort data by color, is that possible?
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