Paste special treats cells as a picture
I just got a new computer, and a newer version of excel, which is great, but
whenever I try to copy from one file to another, my paste special function
treats the copied cells as a picture. Instead of the normal paste special
popup, where it asks me how I want the data to come out, I get a different
popup that shows the source as a "Microsoft Office Excel Worksheet Object."
It asks me what format I want the picture to come out as, and gives me a list
of different file formats. If I try to just paste a link, it puts a picture
of the other file on the new one. I talked to so...insert pictures/clip art
Whenever I try to insert a JPEG or even Clip art, nothing shows up. I get the
marks to move, resize and rotate, but nothing shows up in the actual
document. The oopject is there, I just can't see it. And I can actually email
the file to someone else and they can see the pictures, but I can't. I don't
get it and I have no clue of how to change this.
View, pictures, detailed display...
Mary Sauer MSFT MVP
"Stacey" <Stacey@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
Is there a way to get a cell's format determined by the format of
a different cell?!
e.g. Could one get an entire row market up in say bold red if
one cell in that row was say less than 100
select the rows that you want to apply the conditional formatting to,
ensuring that the first row of this group is the first row at the top of the
screen (it gets confused sometimes if it isn't)
the following example assums you've selected from row 2 onwards and you want
the row to turn red if ...Copy and paste formula; Value pastes instead
I've tried starting several worksheets, checking formats,
pasting special (formula only). For some reason the
formula actually copies OK by looking at the formula bar,
but the value in the cell is identical to the value of
the copied cell.Incorrect. Tried even the simplest
formulas with no joy.
...Will excel 2003 format a cell to the year?
It seems like it should be obvious, but I am finding it impossible to
get excel to do a date format that recognizes a year. Is there some
I typed a date in A1 (09/28/2006)
and used format|Cells|number tab|custom category|yyyy
with my USA settings.
> It seems like it should be obvious, but I am finding it impossible to
> get excel to do a date format that recognizes a year. Is there some
..."Paste Special" with the right click mouse
I would like to have the option of "Paste Special" with the right click mouse
in all microsoft office suite.
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I copy something to the clipboard using Publisher 2007 and the computer tells
me it is in the clipboard; however, when I go to paste that information into
another document, Publisher acts like it is not there. I then need to close
the document I wish to paste it into, reopen it, and then, like magic, there
is the information in the clipboard and I am able to paste it. UGH!!!!!!
Open the Office Clipboard in Publisher. Edit, Office Clipboard. What program
are you pasting to? If it is an Office program, open the Office Clipboard in
that program too.
I cannot send/forward pictures to a gmail account. That gmail account does
receive pictures from other email poviders just not mine.
Anyone have an idea as to what the problem is.
I have Vista hp and use Live mail.
WLM-2008/2009: Tools (ALT+T), Send, Mail HTML Settings and make sure the
Send Pictures is checked.
WLM-2011: ALT+F, Options, Send, Mail HTML Settings and make sure the
Send Pictures is checked.
Mike - http://TechHelp.Santovec.us
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news:EB5D4981-8AF9-4B76-8EB4-A6A58C06...Pasting formulas advances cell reference
When i paste special from one cell into another, it advances the cell
reference and i just want an exact match i.e.
A1 formula ='Feb 2010'!C18 but when i paste it into another cell it pastes
The C changes to D, how do i stop this happening?
Thanks for any help in advance
Use absolute referencing. Below are the different reference styles.
A1 Relative referencing. Both column and row will change if you copy or drag
$A1 The column reference is fixed and will not change
A$1 The row reference is fixed and wil...Copy/Paste loop
I have a form on one sheet in excel, on the next sheet i have mad
different coloums with different headings. I want the data from th
form to be copyed to each heading e.g. name in form is copyed to unde
the coloum with title name.
So each time a user fills in there details he/she clicks submit an
there data is copyed to the next page, like a small database.
Is there a macro that can do this as i keep getting different error
each time. I want this to continue in a loop
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This might get you started:
Opti...Keep certain cells from moving
I'm sure this will be an easy one, but I can't seem to find the info i
help. I'm using Excel 97 and have a simple sheet with a few columns o
data. I've setup auto-filters for colums A-E.
What I want to to is put some formulas in column F that don't ge
blanked out when I use the filters (if they're on a line that doesn'
meet the condition I've selected, they dissappear). I'd also like the
to give me dynamic totals.
For instance, I have dollar amounts attributed to certain people in on
column and their names in another. If I use the filter to select o...When I copy a picture and paste it into Publisher it disappears
I have tried to copy a picture from my documents and paste it into Publisher
and the picture disappears.
What version of Publisher?
What happens if you go to...
Insert / Picture / From File?
"Cathy" <Cathy@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>I have tried to copy a picture from my documents and paste it into
> and the picture disappears.
I am using Office Profession Edition 2003. I tried another picture and so far
it is still there. Thanks.
"John Inzer"...Cannot release cell
As soon as I open Excel and click into the first cell, the program will not
release the cell. It will not even let me access the Menus above. Is this a
software issue? I believe there is a quick keyboard sequence fix but I dont
know what it is and can not find the information anywhere (including MS Excel
Do you see EXT in the statusbar (bottom right corner)?
If yes, hit the F8 key to toggle this off.
Have you tried a different mouse or mouse driver?
> As soon as I open Excel and click into the first cell, the program will not
> ...Paste and Paste Special
What are the differences between paste and paste special and
are these two functions the same for XP software from different
sources? e.g Word, Publisher, Ventura and Word Perfect?
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...pasting the result of a search
TIA once again.
I have a macro that will search a wide range of cells to find a
particular piece of data.
when it finds that data, i need the macro to copy that data exactly 5
cells to the right of where it finds it.
i can find the data, copy the data, (so that the little ants are
running around the cell) but i do not know how to paste it to a
different location that is based upon the original location.
i tried to use "offset" but it seems like it requires a starting
range, and the starting range will be different each time the macro
selects a different piece of data. Can I use...Hide and Protect Cells/Columns in Resource Sheet
I am working in Project 2003 Resource Sheet and have entered Standard Rates
for the resources and would like to hide these rates. (Similar to how you
would use Custom format to hide cell contents in Excel). Can this be done in
Project? I know you can hide a column but anyone can redisplay a hidden
column. Is there a way to hide and protect the rates so that other users
cannot see them?
Thanks for your help.
Yes. Delete the rates from any file that you give to anyone who should not
see the rates.
61 8 92727485
PERFECT PR...disable cells
I just want to know how to disable certain cell/column/row in an excel sheet
without using protect sheet option.
I have Microsoft Offices 2000 installed on my PC.
Thanking in advance
Something I have used in the past (although not as secure as protection -
which is also not all that secure) is to use cell validation, set the Allow:
to Custom, then in the formula enter <> this essencially does not allow any
data entry to a cell, unless of course the validation is removed.
> Hi There,
> I just want to know how to disable cert...Tabbing from cell to cell
I need to be able to tab from a certain cell to the next and so on in order.
I understand that I should hold control, and click on the cells in the order
I need to move through them. Then, I press ctrl+F3 and give a name to the tab
order. What next? How do I call back that tab order to use when I open up a
Once you've set up the name, then you press CTRL+G and type in the name of the
range. This will select the cells. (Or type the name of the range in the
"Name" box at the left end of the formula bar.)
On Sun, 3 Oct 2004 20:17:02 -0700, "Amb...Excel to Word : Paste special>Paste Link> Excel Chart Obj doesn't
When I copy a chart from an Excell 2007 file and
paste it as: Paste Special > Paste link > Microsoft Office Excel Chart Object
I get a blank white picture (with gridlines in middle and a red (x) in the
top left corner). It does not show correctly. However, the link is working
I noticed that if I paste the same chart with 2700 rows of data the chart
shows properly. But when I go above the 2700 rows of data the chart does not
when I pasted the chart with the original 47000 rows of data it was not
diplaying proper...Solver Limits for Constraints and Adjustable Cells
What is Solver's limits for constraints and adjustable cells?
According to Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 75714 it is:
200 adjustable cells, and
unlimited constraints for linear problems and 500 for non-linear
for Excel 97, 98 and 2000.
According to Frontline Systems, the developers of the Excel Solver, the
200 adjustable cells, and
200 constraints for linear problems and 100 for non-linear problems.
They do not refer to a specific version of Excel.
There is a significant difference (in terms of the number of constraints)
between the above two piece...Copy and Paste in Excel, copies cell and formula, but shows same v
Excel 2003 with 2007 converters installed. Not constant problem, but have
seen it once before, can't remember how to stop it happening.
I have a bank forecast which I have a running total column, against a
individual line item list. Noddy stuff.
Problem. If I make changes to the forecast I need to recopy down the running
total formula to refresh the running total when it doesn't pick up the
additions, usual when a cut has been pasted in. Whilst it allows me to
dragdown or copy and paste the formula and the new cells take on the correct
line/column numbers to do thei...Adding the contents of cells from other workbooks
I am trying to develop a tour sheet which has values in given cells. I have
created a master tour sheet in another workbook so that when you input
numbers on the original worksheet they transfer overto the master workbook.
I want to be able to transfer data to the master workbook from multiple,
separate worksheets/books (other people will have copies of the worksheet
and fil it in.)
This is where i am struggling is how can i get the data to add when other
sheets are filed in as at the moment it just replaces the original data in
the master copy instead of adding to it.
Hope i have e...No paste as CSV option in the Paste Special selection
A client of mine is running Excel 2000. When they select Paste
Special, CSV is not available as an option.
The data she's copying is not the problem since I have tested it here.
When you copy, you're copying raw data, not a file. If you want to
convert XL data to .CSV, you need to take the data to a separate
workbook and do a File, Save As, and select CSV.
...Testing for a Cell within a range
I an using a "Worksheet_Change" event. I want to test is "Target" is within
a range of Cells.
My range is K7:P7.
I tried: If (Target.Address(False, False) >= Range("K7").Address(False,
And Target.Address(False, False) <= Range("P7").Address(False, False))
When I click on a Cell within, K7 and P7, it get a true response. Good.
But when I click on "M8", I also get a true response, Not good.
What am I doing wrong?
IF Not Intersect(Target, Range("K7:P7") ) Is Nothing Then
...Selecting cells randomely using control key how do I ad
Selecting cells randomely using control key how do I add them and place the
in new cell ???
In the new cell, enter:
*Then*, click in each of your random cells while holding <Ctrl>.
After clicking in the last one, simply hit <Enter>.
This is limited to 30 cells using this procedure.
However, if you do have some cells that are contiguous, if you drag the
selection of these cells, it would count as only a single entry.
Please keep all correspondence within the Group, so all may benefit!