Comparing and extracting from two columns
I have two columns of data. Column A is a list of approx. 20,000 ZIP codes, column B is a selected list of approx. 1600 ZIP codes. How can I compare the two and remove all of the entries in A except those that match B. I would also like to have A sorted so that the identical entries line up with B. There may be entries in B that are not in A, so I would like A to contain a blank cell where the match would be.
I used =IF(VLOOKUP(B1,A:A,1,FALSE),"MATCH","") to highlight the matching ZIP codes in A, but that does not remove the unwanted ZIP codes or sort them...Where's the Sort by New Message option?
Not sure when the layout of the newsgroups changed but I can't seem to find the ability to sort by new message in a thread instead of sorting by just the original thread date.
That was hugely helpful as I could follow along and see what threads were still active.
If you're gonna hang around in the newsgroups (any newsgroups), you may want to
start using a newsreader.
Microsoft Outlook Express can do it for you.
Saved from a previous post:
You may want to connect to the ms newsserver directly:
If you have Outlook Express installed, try clicking on these links (or copy and
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I am using Excel 2003 SP2 and I have a spreadsheet with column A
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column A and hit Format Column Unhide or Format Column Width, but to no
It is either hidden or set to zero width, but in any case, it will NOT
show up. I have searched all the group postings, been to Microsoft.com
help (yea, right) and done everything I can think of. Even installed a
macro I found to unhide columns by macro.
Any help would be most appreciated.
try selecting the cells button to the left of the column headers and on top
o...How to Merge Date from 3 columns to 1
I have a spreadsheet where the date is spread over 3 columns I,J & K and I
wish to merge them to Column B in the format dd-mmm-yyyy as shown below.
B I J K
02-Feb-2003 02 Feb 2003
27-Mar-1999 27 Mar 1999
01-Apr-1978 Apr 1978
14-Jun-2002 14 Jun 2002
Where there is a blank for the day in 'Column I' I need it to copy as 01 and
where there is a blank for the month in 'Column J' I need it to copy as Jan.
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is it possible to use variable for sorting?
declare @sort varchar(10)
SET @sort='column1 DESC'
SELECT ROW_NUMBER() OVER (ORDER BY @sort)AS rowId, * FROM table
Is dynamic SQL only option?
On 15/04/2010 11:28, simon wrote:
> is it possible to use variable for sorting?
> Something like:
> declare @sort varchar(10)
> SET @sort='column1 DESC'
> SELECT ROW_NUMBER() OVER (ORDER BY @sort)AS rowId, * FROM table
> Is dynamic SQL only option?
You can use CASE to he...How to sort account list?
I'm using MS Money 2004 Small Business. In the account list, my accounts
are catagorized by and in this order:
- bank accounts
- credit accounts
- investment accounts
- loans and liabilities
- asset accounts
In the above view, I cannot easily determine totals for assets and
liabilities. The following view does this.
- bank accounts
- investment accounts
- asset accounts
-loans and liabilities
How do I get the above view?
I don't use Small Business. But you can run a Net Worth report to get total
assets and ...Row names will not move with sort
Each row in my summary table in Sheet1 is hyperlinked to a corresponding table in Sheet2 with additional details.
I need to move the rows in my summary table (Sheet1) and preserve the links to and from the details tables (Sheet2).
I found that I can move rows in Sheet1 with cut & insert and the hyperlinks are maintained. I can travel from a row in summary table (Sheet1) to details table (Sheet2) and back, even after the corresponding row (Sheet1) was moved.
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I have an issue here;
The Microsoft Exchange Routing Engine Service failed to start due to
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I am unable to start the Exchange Routing Engine Service and it fails.
I tried to add IMAP4Svc, RESvc & POP3Svc which were missing to
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OK- Thanks to everyones help I now i have a list i can work with... but
there are a few problems.... the zips are all 5 digit and now i have to
sort them... the problem is, THEY WONT SORT CORRECTLY!!!!!!! The
numbers are not in order... some are but a lot are not... is there
anyway to fix this???? i need to sort them by zip code but cant seem to
get them to do it correctly.. any ideas???
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I am epxeriencing the same issue now. Only diffeence is mine is 'Method
OpenTextFile of Object Ifilesystem failed'. I am sitting late nights to
trouble shoot this.
Any help is appreciated.
I have a VBA macro on MS Excel that should open and read from a Text
file. This is the code
Dim fs, Tempfile
Set fs = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
Set TempFile = fs.OpenTextFile(strInputFile, 1, False)
Do While TempFile.AtEndOfLine <> True
I found that it throws error in the OpenTextFile mothod above..
It works for all of ...import- number- sort?
I imported this data into a spread sheet- I tried to format it to number,
but when I sort it- I get :
Whats up with this?
Install the TrimAll macro, select the column and invoke
the macro from Alt+F8
Directions to install and use a macro at
I expect that you have spaces or CHAR(128) "Required Blank"
characters in you data you can check is =LEN(A1)
David...video on One Note
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...Easiest way of handling multiple checks with one deposit
I am fairly new to Microsoft Money (using 2007), but it is working out very
well for me. The only thing I am currently trying to figure out is the
best/easiest way to handle things when I make a deposit with two or more
checks at once.
I am having Money sync with my bank, and any deposit (regardless of the
number of checks) is treated as a single entry.
I have seen a few references to using some sort of secondary account, but it
seems like a fairly round-about way to handle it. Are there any alternatives
Thank you for any information.
In microsoft.public.money, Matt wr...sorting macro #3
I need to sort on 8 cells in a row and on 1500+rows. I can do it one at a
time but I know there must be an easier way. Can ANYONE HELP?
C3:J3 I need these cells sorted and then down to C1532:J1532
I did create a macro to sort after I selected them but still one at a time.
Does it have to be a macro? I can edit a macro but don't really know how to
Yes, it has to be a macro. The following should do it. This macro loops
through all the entries in Column C, and in each row it sorts the values in
Columns C:J. HTH Otto
Dim rColC As Range
Dim i As...Can we sort a form and also be able to enter new records.
It is possible to sort the data on a form and also be able to enter
new and edit the existing records in it.
On Tue, 15 Jan 2008 15:41:16 -0800 (PST), Rex wrote:
> It is possible to sort the data on a form and also be able to enter
> new and edit the existing records in it.
I assume you mean "Is it".
The form sort order has nothing to do with editing or adding new
records, so the answer is yes.
If you cannot edit or add new records, make sure the form's record
source, if it is a query, is updateable. Some queries are not.
O...Sorting checking register
How do i sort my check register in Money 2004 Deluxe so
that uncleared transactions appear below cleared
transactions? In Quicken i could click on the column to
provide that sort.
In microsoft.public.money, Dean wrote:
>How do i sort my check register in Money 2004 Deluxe so
>that uncleared transactions appear below cleared
>transactions? In Quicken i could click on the column to
>provide that sort.
You don't. Available choices are chosen by clicking View at the top
of the register.
...Outlook 2003 Can't Open Item MS OFFICE FAILED
Yikes, I'm having a real problem. I am running
Windows XP with Service Pack 2 Home Edition
Office 2003 with Service Pack 2 (only have Outlook and Word installed)
Toshiba Notebook M15-S405 Satellite Pro
1.4 ghz with 512 mgs ram
I woke up one morning and saw that I had a stop error window open on my
computer explaining that Windows had encountered some kind of driver
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I checked my ...using addrress books to sort incoming mail
I use address books to sort incoming mail.
An odd thing: depending on how the sender's name comes across, it doesn't
get caught by the filter (amd moved to the "Family Mail" Folder I have set
up. for example: my mom and dad's email (from firstname.lastname@example.org)
comes as from that address. However, in my contacts, they are listed by
their names: John and Mary Smith, with email@example.com as their
email address and John and Mary Smith as the display name.
What have I done wrong?
1. The big ONE - failed to post your version of Outlook. Rules operate at
...Unmerge so I can sort
I coy/pasted data into Excell and when I try to sort it I get "This operation
requires merged sells to be identically sized". I understadn the work around
in KB but how do I find which sells are merged?
I wouldn't bother looking.
I'd just remove all the merged cells from the range to sort.
Select that range
uncheck the merge cells box
But if you wanted to search, you can do it via process of elimination. Select a
range, format|cells|alignment tab.
If that merge cells box is checked, then the whole selection is merged. If it's
grey, t...Column Heading #3
My column headings are displayed as numeric. For
instance, cell A-1 is now R-1C1. Any ideas on how to
"Matt" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> My column headings are displayed as numeric. For
> instance, cell A-1 is now R-1C1. Any ideas on how to
> Happy holidays.
Tools > Options > General tab
Uncheck "R1C1 reference style".
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I am trying to use Outlook 2003 (windows XP) with Gmail POP, and when I
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This account had originally been used for an exchange (default) server,
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This problem occurs when I close outlook, and once the screen has
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When a range of columns are highlighted and a sort is performed on only one
column empty cells above the sort display first. How can this be prevented.
I know when there is data in any of the other column but not on the column
being sorted this will happen.
Are you sure the cells are really empty?
They don't contain spaces or even formulas that evaluate to "". (Even formulas
converted to values that returned "")?
> When a range of columns are highlighted and a sort is performed on only one
> column em...