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
paste i...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 ...Sorting
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...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.
But if I sort the rows in Sheet1 the links from Sheet2 back to corresponding rows in Sheet1 lead to presorted locations. Apparen...Text to Number conversion
Need some help.
One of my main data for my job, is in Excel format. The problem lies with
the cell format. All number being stored as text. I need to do error checking
and then keep pressing C on the keyboard ( for converting to number ) . It
took between 30 to 45 minutes pressing time before it finally completed.
Is there any way to remove this "Pressing Job" as it really irritates me.
I don't blame you ......
Following from Excel Help:-
1.. Select a blank cell that you know has the General number format.=20
2.. In the cell, type 1, and then press ENTER.=20
...sorts not sorting
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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You are going to be far better 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...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...text in cell shows up as ####
Operating System: Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard)
Text in cells in a coumn shows up as ####, apparently because there is a large amount of text. When I mouse over, the text shows. It also shows up in the formula bar. How can I copy and or print the text in these cell? <br><br>When I try to save these cells as text and transfer to Word, they continue to print as ###.
text in cell shows up as #### <br>
I am totally new to this whole environment! A new iMAC and this software. <br>
However, in trying to learn how to use EXCEL, I found that...overlap text boxes
I am using Publisher 2002, but an officemate only has 2000, so that is the
format in which I am saving. I would like to be able to "overlap" two text
boxes, so that the positioning of one slightly overlapping the other does not
make the text in either move. I keep looking at the options under "Format
Text Box," and none of them seems to do this. Do you have any suggestions?
Select the text boxes, set the wrap to none...
Mary Sauer MSFT MVP
"sorrywm" <firstname.lastname@example.org...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.
...Logical Test: Text Against Number 01-05-10
Can anyone provide insight into how Excel treats this type of test? For
example, why does Excel return TRUE when we have ="a">2 but FALSE when ="a"<2
(or any other number for that matter).
That's the way it is treated. Any kind of text is larger than the largest
Any worth? hit the YES below
> Can anyone provide insight into how Excel treats this type of test? For
> example, why does Excel return TRUE when we have ="a">2 but FALSE when ="a"<2
Is there anyway to rotate a specific word in a sentence?
Not if it's part of the sentence rather than being a separate text box.
MVP Microsoft [Publisher]
"L." <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Office(publisher) 2K.
> Is there anyway to rotate a specific word in a sentence?
Thanks for the info.
"JoAnn Paules [MSFT MVP]" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
news:U46dnd7PfZ5CTBHenZ2dnUVZ_sidnZ2d@suscom....Plain text warning/ VS2005
Whenever I add a CRecordset derived class, I get an error telling me the
password for the DB is sent in "plain text" and is not secure etc. I
comment that line out, but how much of a security risk is this? What can I
do with my Access database to avoid this? VC 6.0 never gave this error...
If you are on any kind of network that anyone can look at, you are wide open for attack.
Example, a University network; potentially, ever student can be running a packet sniffer
and see your password. Anything that passes acros the Internet outside your local
intranet is also vuln...Text in Cell as Formula #2
Peo + Julie Many thanks for your answer with the last query.
I Have a similar question, please advise:
This method [INDIRECT()] does work with values form a different spreadsheet.
I type the link (as text) from a different spreadsheet in a cell in the
current spreadsheet and use this method to call a value in a cell.
Would appreciate a detailed answer (if complicated) - I'm a novice user!
Many thanks in advance.
...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 email@example.com)
comes as from that address. However, in my contacts, they are listed by
their names: John and Mary Smith, with firstname.lastname@example.org 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
...Export univ dist group members to Excel or text file
Hello....my company recently migrated from Exch 5.5 to Exch 2003 (we are now
in native mode), and Windows 2003 AD. In 5.5, you used to be able to copy
members of a distribution list, and put into text file or Excel. I can not
seem to figure out how to do this with AD and Exchange 2003. Does anyone
know if this can be done? Thanks in advance for any help you can offer!!
All of the distribution list (mail-enabled groups now) and other recipient
information is stored in the Active Directory. Manipulating the Active
Directory is not quite as simple as manipulating the old Exchange dir...changing colour of static text
Can anybody tell me how can we change the colour of static text
hanks in advance
"sayu" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Can anybody tell me how can we change the colour of static text
> control?please help
Try handling the WM_CTLCOLOR/CTLCOLOR_STATIC notification in the parent or
the reflected (=WM_CTLCOLOR) notification in a derived CStatic subclass used
as a control member variable.
Jeff Partch [VC++ MVP]
On Fri, 9 Sep 2005 01:31:...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...sorting issue
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...Foreign text -- why does this happen
Hi, all I've got a question regarding foreign text in Outlook. I write
to people in Japan and China and hence sometimes write in these
languages. I have used Systran and other translation packages, but
when I copy and paste the text into the mail window, it shows up as
garbage. If I paste it back into the translator, it shows as it
should. If I use Babelfish or Systran from the web and then copy and
paste the text that it gives me there (which is mostly the same), the
text works and displays in Outlook as it should. Does anyone know why
this is the case? I've tried forcing the font to ...Foreground text color
Is there an algo to determine the foreground text color from the
this is a very uncommon question and something
i have never heard before. The foreground color
is a totally different thing compared to the background
color. Foreground is foreground and background is
background! Both are different colors and only can
be determined differently,...
Beste Gr�sse / Best regards / Votre bien devoue
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Latest Open-Source Projects: http:/...Sort not sorting all rows
I'm using Excel 2000. have created a document, uploaded it to google docs
and spreadsheets, exported it as a doc, converted it to a spreadsheet (excel)
and uploaded it again to google docs. It's not a complicated file - no
calculations or anything, just a simple log to enable us to collaborate on
change requests and website faults. New requests are assigned a number
incrementally one higher than the previous. So we need to sort on the Log
number column to see what the last logged number was. However, it sorts most
of the spreadsheet and leaves the same 5 rows unsorted at the...Sort date by day and not year
Need to sort birthdates by month and day; ignore year.
Would like to sort like list below:
Not like this:
Please help and thank you for your help.
- add an additional helper column (lets ay B)
- insert the following formula in B1 (if column A stores your list):
- copy this formula for all rows
- sort with this helper column
> Need to sort birthdates by month and day; ignore year.
> Would like to sort like list below: