Question on defining a name
If I select <Insert><Name><Define> I can define something
e.g (=0.95) as, say, discount rate.
Is there a limit to how many defintions you can make? For
example, I have made 13 definitions in the define dialog
box but cannot make anymore. They simply do not appear.
Am I to assume that 13 is the limit?
All help welcome.
As far as I know, there is no limit on the number of names in a
workbook. I've done several projects with many thousands of names
each. I don't know why you are having the problems you describe.
Microsoft MVP -...Font formatting in Active X Control boxes
I've created a form using Developer Contols Active X Controls, specifically a
text box field. I've highlighted the entire document and set the font at
Arial 12 pt. Some of the text box fields fill with Arial 12 pt. and some fill
with Times New Roman 12 pt. How do I change the formatting so ALL the fields
print using the same font and point size?
Make sure Word is in Design mode. Right-click an ActiveX control and choose
Properties. Set the desired font in the properties window.
Note, however, that ActiveX controls aren't very easy to deal with. (For one
thing, mac...How do I wrap text in a text box around another text box
I'm creating a newsletter with columns. I have a horizontal text box with
the article title. I want the vertical column at the same height as the top
of the horizontal column. Right now the text in the vertical column is going
through some of the horizontal box. I want it to wrap. I've tried to
selecting "square" for each of the two boxes wrapping style. Nothing
changes. How do I get the text to wrap around the horizontal text box? I'm
using Publisher 2003
I found a way around this by copying another textbox from the template that
was apprently already set ...Customer Returns
I'd like to know if there someone has written a RMS report that shows the
customer account number, customer's name (last, first), and other customer
statistics that INCLUDE pieces purchased and pieces returned.
Or, if someone with more knowledge of SQL would care to share their coding
expertise to accomplish the same, it would be appreciated.
...Dynamic unlock a cell (under condition)
Hello guys, lets see if anyone could help me out on how to do this:
I have a sheet protected with a password, the reason of this (you know)
is that there are some cells that are locked (to not see their formulas
or 'cause I don't want them to be changed under any circustances).
This is working fine, but now I have the need of some cells (two ranges
actually, these are E7:E56 & N7:N56) that they come locked by default
but under certain conditions I would need them to get unlocked.
Taking an E7 as example, let's say that depending on what we have in B7
this E7 will chang...How do I count the number of cells
I have several dozens columns and 52 rows containing Data.
All the columns are labled Odd or Even
In the final (right most) Column I want to count the number of times that
that coulmn has data in it
The last row belows shows what the answer should be
Odd Even Odd Even Odd Even Odd
5 1 2 ????? ?????
1 7 6 3 ????? ?????
5 1 2 ????? ?????
1 2 9 3 1 3
- will count the number of non blank cells.
In the brackets place the range name (for example A1:A2).
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&...Return-Path: <> from Postmater
I got Exchange 2003 SP1 on Windows 2003 in Native Mode and when I receive
bad mail the response is made from email@example.com but the
return-path field is blank. With some anti-spam filter this Email is Junk.
Anybody know how to specifeid a return-path to the NDR mail?
On Fri, 4 Nov 2005 12:48:04 -0800, "Sebas"
>I got Exchange 2003 SP1 on Windows 2003 in Native Mode and when I receive
>bad mail the response is made from firstname.lastname@example.org...Remove Cell Auto-Format (General) on Paste / Replace
Good morning all,
Just curious if this is able to be done. I have a series o
spreadsheets, all of them do different things, but the common factor i
that I paste claim numbers into them. The problem is, Excel seems t
think our claim numbers are dates. (Example. 2146/04 or 04/262
(different formats for different sections). Now, I have formatted AL
cells on these spreadsheets as text. (Ctrl-A, Format-Cells-Text
However, when pasting, Excel overrides whatever you've got, and choose
it's own way to paste data.
The other problem is with Find-Replace or Find-Replace All. A lot o
the time, ...OnChange combo box
I am using the On Change event to peform actions when the value selected in a
Combo box changes. However, if i select the value in the list which is the
same as the current value for the combo box the On Change event still sees
this as a change. How do i prevent this so that the On Change event only
occurs if the value selected in the list is different from the current combo
Confused Slug wrote:
>I am using the On Change event to peform actions when the value selected in a
>Combo box changes. However, if i select the value in the list which is the
>same a...Format cells unavailable
I am assisting a customer running Word 2000 on a Windows
2000 system. He has a spread sheet that will not allow him
to do a format > cells on the header row and a few rows
below. We can select the colum and this option works but
nothing happens when using this option for an individual
cell. I don't think these items are protected, is there
any way I can be sure? I tried selecting all of the
columns and unlocked the cells and this did not help. Can
anyone think of any reason why format cells would not be
available on this sheet?
Tools, Protection. If the sheet's ...Function In A Text Box
I am trying to put a concatenate function in a text box. The error
message is as follows:
The text you have entered is not a valid reference or defined name.
I want to concatenate some text with a number from the cell, A2.
Any ideas would greatly appreciated.
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Is it possible to have a different default Site ID for Returns than Standard
Yes. You must make sure to change the site when performing a Return
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"Everton Raymond" wrote:
> Is it possible to have a different default Site ID for Returns than Standard
Sorry, I did not see the word "default" in your post until after I r...Default email for all new email boxes
It's been requested that we send out a new employee orientation email to all
new employees. Is there a way to do this by default with Exchange? To
automatically send the same email to all new email boxes that are
Seems like it should be doable, but I haven't been able to find a way, nor
have I found the correct words to search on this.
Any help is appreciated.
On Tue, 26 Sep 2006 08:00:03 -0700, Dave
>It's been requested that we send out a new employee orientation email to all
>new employees. Is th...Merge/consolidate text cells based on unique keys ?
I hope someone can help me out.
I have an Excel worksheet with 2 columns: 'Client #' and 'Invoice #'.
Every time the accounting dept. generates an invoice, a new row is
added in this worksheet.
Obviously this is chronological not per Client #.
But for the sake of simplicity, let's assume the worksheet is already
sorted by Client #, like so:
Client # Invoice #
My goal is to achieve...Query regarding A,B,C char. width values returned in 16-bit and 32-bit OS
I am trying to retrieve individual character widths of a string
(from a TrueType font) and I tried using GetCharWidth (which weirdly
works for TrueType fonts too tho' MSDN says otherwise) and/or
GetCharABCWidths to retrieve the A,B and C spacings. Please
note that I have selected the TrueType font (hFont) into the Device
I used GetCharABCWidths. Problem is this: GetCharABCWidths returns
correct A,B and C widths in Win 98 and incorrect (much lesser A,B and
C widths such that the characters OVERLAP) in other 32-bit OS (NT,
The effect is seen across all TrueType fonts, th...Permanent Failure: Other address status
Operating System: Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard)
Email Client: pop
Hi Everyone, <br><br>I am having a terrible problem getting emails to a very important business contact that I correspond with frequently. I receive a mailer-daemon <br>
with the message "Permanent Failure: Other address status" with an attached document that reads as follows (I changed actual e-mail addresses: <br><br>Reporting-MTA: dns; prserv.net <br>
Arrival-Date: 12 May 2010 20:31:13 +0000 <br><br>Final-Recipient: rfc822; <...changing extension names
I did try that. I can't remember the exact complication
but it did not work.
Want to quote your original post?
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"Cap't Bob" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>I did try that. I can't remember the exact complication
> but it did not work.
...filling a combo-box with 2 fields
I wonder if it is possible to fill a combobox with data, coming from 2
different fields. (ofcourse both fields with the same kind of data = names
On Mar 29, 7:49 am, "dirk van waes" <dirk.van.w...@telenet.be> wrote:
> I wonder if it is possible to fill a combobox with data, coming from 2
> different fields. (ofcourse both fields with the same kind of data = names
> of persons)
I'm not really sure what you mean by "..fill a combobox with data,
coming from 2 different fields." Do you mean in...Re: How can I stop Outlook to run subsequent rules from VBA function bound to currently running rule
And I thought to use Rule's olRuleActionStop in VBA.
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...Use tiltle in a cell
Is there a way to use the title of the spreadsheet as a cell value?
I asked this before in another topic, but there was no reply.
My sheet get's it's title from a database and is variable.
So if i can use the title i can strip several characters from the
title and use this.
So I want to retrieve the title of the spreadsheet and use this in a
The name of a worksheet can be extracted to a cell with:
Bernard V Liengme
remove caps from em...Store the full path and document name in a hyperlink
I need to create an Access database to track a number of documents
that are created and stored during the tendering process. I have
created a number of tables with hyperlink fields that will store the
information eg Tender proposal document (a Word doc); Tender budget
document (an Excel book) and company profiles (pdf) from companies
submitting tenders. To create the hyperlink to each of these
documents in the form, at the moment I right click, choose Hyperlink,
Edit Hyperlink and navigate to the required document and select it.
The path and filename is then stored in the field, which is ...Report for Returns
Anyone know a why to report on frequency of customer returns -- so we can see
if any customers are making habit of this?
Thanks and regards,
Try running a detailed sales report filtered to only negative sales
"hitman" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Anyone know a why to report on frequency of customer returns -- so we can
> if any customers are making habit of this?
> Thanks and regards,
...Returning the Beginning of the week
Returning the beginning of the week.
e.g. if the date == 02/03/04 (Friday 2nd March 2004)
the beginning week for that date == 01/03/04 (Thursday 1st March 2004)
Hows does one go about achieving this?
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This formula will take a date in cell A1 and give the start of the wee
* assumes that monday is the start of the week, so i...Linking Dialog box content with cells in "regular" sheet
How to link data in Edit box (from Dialog caption) with exact cells in
"regulal" Sheets? Or is there another way to link exact content from Dialog
sheet to normal sheet? For example, if I have number 200 in Dialog, I need
that exact number 200 on another ("regular") sheet to preform calculations
with it. thnx
...Address Book Access #2
We used an application here called Syspro. With this application we are
trying to automate a few processes and with this in mind, automatic mails
would be great.
Can you turn off / change the access notification to E-mail that states
'someone is trying to access your address book / e-mail'. The options give
3 minutes, ten minutes etc. Can we change this?
Obviously granting access to mail all the time would not be acceptable.
Apologies for not being very clear but the dialog box(es) are not in front
Thank you very much,