text to column in Access
I need to split data in the form of:
24N15E12 into 24 N 15 E 12
where the spaces delimit columns, but it could also be:
24N3W2 into 24 N 3 W 2
I was trying to use the text to columns in Excel, but that's not quite it, I
was hoping I could write a query or script that goes something like:
select characters until the 1st letter (N) > copy letter and any preceding
numbers > make new column > select until next letter (E or W) > copy 2nd
letter and any preceding numbers > make additional new column > finally, make
a new column out of remaining numbers
...How do I change the direction of the cell when I press enter
Tools > Options > Edit > Move selection after Enter > Direction
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...drop down cell / combobox in Pocket Excel
I have an excel spreadsheet used to gather survey data.
In the desktop version many of the possible responses are
in drop down selection boxes. Upon moving to Pocket
Excel this functionality disappears. Is there a way to
recover it. PDA environment is a dell PDA running WinCE
Pocket Excel does not support drop-down selection boxes.
As a replacement, try my program SpreadCE, available from:
You will need to turn off the Excel -> Pocket Excel conversion in
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I have an exchange 2003 environment with about 50 conference room resources.
I am using this program to manage my resources:
Users are using all versions of Outlook. Occasionally, the free/busy info
for some of the resources gets corrupt. When inviting them as a resource,
they report busy for times they aren't and free for times they aren't. I log
in as an account that has rights to the resource, configure a outlook
profile for that resource, and start outlook with the /cleanfreebusy switch.
It resolves the issue almost immediately.
Is there an...improve text formating features in text fields
The word editing facilities in the notes sections are very very limited. E.g.
no bullit list option, only very basic copy/past functionality, you can only
add one attachment per note.etc.etc. Is it possible to imprve this? I would
also like to have the option to change the sequence of the notes in the way
they are shown on the screen.
This post is a suggestion for Microsoft, and Microsoft responds to the
suggestions with the most votes. To vote for this suggestion, click the "I
Agree" button in the message pane. If you do not see the button, follow this
link ...disable snap-to while dragging tab stops?
How do I drag a tab stop to arbitrary position without it snapping to the
tick marks on the ruler?
I tried holding down shift, ctrl, alt. None of them works. I even turned off
everything in the arrange->snap menu.
Set the tab to about where you want it, zoom to 200%, open the tab dialog and input
the number where you want the tab positioned, click set. The tab button can be
dragged to your toolbar by customizing. This is the best that Publisher can do...
Mary Sauer MSFT MVP
"p...update a date cell only when worksheet is edited
Hi. is there a function that updates the date cell automatically only when
the worksheet is edited or something to that effect. thank you
This might help
Joe Black wrote:
> Hi. is there a function that updates the date cell automatically only when
> the worksheet is edited or something to that effect. thank you
A few days ago while trying to balance one of my accounts, Money would start
hanging and I had to kill the process and created a LRD file. My file is
only 12MB and it has been fine until recently. I am using Money 2007.
I should have put my system specs. I have a P4 3.8GHZ w/ 2GB RAM running XP
Pro. When I have Money open, I typically only have Messenger, a browser, and
sometimes Acroabat Reader running also.
> A few days ago while trying to balance one of my accounts, Money would start
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I have a IF statement Ex. if(D6=HE),sum(f6,g4)) and I get an error on HE what
am I doing wrong. help with the correct formula. Thanks
You should enclose the text in ""'s, eg IF(D6="HE",.......
> I have a IF statement Ex. if(D6=HE),sum(f6,g4)) and I get an error on HE what
> am I doing wrong. help with the correct formula. Thanks
Tried that and still get the same error that some is wrong with "he"
> Hi Glen
> You should enclose the text in ""'s, eg IF(D6="HE&...Auto Text in Outlook 2007
I use Auto text in my emails for the long words that i am constantly writing.
I can seem to find this function in Outlook 2007. Or any of the 2007
products. I have seen "Quick Parts" which is fantastic but not exactly what i
need, any suggestions...
Kama <Kama@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
> I use Auto text in my emails for the long words that i am constantly
> writing. I can seem to find this function in Outlook 2007. Or any of
> the 2007 products. I have seen "Quick Parts" which is fantastic but
> not exactly what i need, any sugg...blue stop screen 0x0000007E
stop error code after windows installs drivers. this is new hdd and mobo but
problem persists.oxoooooo7e (oxf748eobf oxf78da2o8,oxf78d9fo8....was doing it
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> stop error code after windows installs drivers. this is new hdd and
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That *is* a driver issue. You are installing the incorrect drivers or need
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I am creating a document for a client. There will be certain areas that will
be locked and certain areas where my client will need to input information.
They wanted to know if there is a way that when their team types in their
information that they can block out specific words so they wouldn't be able
to type them in.
For example, they have a long list of products and only want the client to
be able to input certain product words but block out other ones. Is there
anyway to do this?
I don't know of any way to block specific words, but they could us...recipient policy stopped working
I'm seeing an issue in my Exchange 2003 environment where an admin will
create a new account and the recipient policy does not populate the users
email address. This just started happening a few days ago here in the US...
It happened in our UK office last week but I thought that might have been
user error on the admin. We are in mixed mode with Exchange5.5, which we have
been for almost a year. I did how ever remove some old 5.5 servers but the
last one I removed was almost a month ago, so i don't think it would be that.
I know you need to ask this question so yes th...How do I merge 3 lines of text to show in one row?
I am doing a family history excel document. One row should have approx. 3
lines of info, however, I can only get one row of info to show. When I
dclick that row the info shows but when I print or do a print preview only
one line of info shows. I have merged the cells in that row.
It sounds like you need to select Wrap Text from the Alignment tab of the
Format Cells dialog and/or increase the height of the row to accommodate the
numbers of rows of text in the cell.
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news:E3D24CC3-7B38-4461-9B29-6...list in data validation
in a cell I have Data validation with validation criteria to Allow List.
Now my list is a long list of 3 alphabet codes such as
when I do a normal filter I can go from one code starting with say letter
"A" to another code starting with "D" by simply pressing "D" on the
keyboard. This does not happen in this list. Is there some way I can make it
A couple of ways...1 is a kludge, 1 uses a different type of drop down
called a ...text from one column into multiple columns
How can I take text entered like this:
Mike Smith Toyota
123 Main St
Anytown, TX 12345
phone 713 222 1212
fax 713 222 2121
....and move it to where every address element (name, street, city, etc.) is
in its own column? Text to Columns obviously won't work, and I've had no
luck trying to make a macro to do it.
do you always have the same amount of rows per record?
Jeff Brown wrote:
> How can I take text entered like this:
> Mike Smith Toyota
> 123 Main St
> Anytown, TX 12345
> phone 713 222 12...How do I stop a cc email to myself from going to deleted folder
Sometimes when I send an email, I want to keep a copy ofr myself. When I
enter my email address in the cc part, this always goes straight to the
deleted folder, even though I have my email listed as a safe sender. Any
On 13/03/2010 01:53, technochallenged wrote:
> Sometimes when I send an email, I want to keep a copy ofr myself.
Outlook automatically keeps a copy of every email you send in the Sent
There is no need to cc yourself.
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...3197: The microsoft Jet Database Engine stopped the process because you and another user are attempting to change the same data at the same time
I have a fairly large (For Access - its slated to be transferred to
MySQL) backend that allows the user to use the database's front end
normally to store and retrieve data. However when I try to open the
database I get the Error "The microsoft Jet Database Engine stopped
the process because you and another user are attempting to change the
same data at the same time".
This isn't true because I have it on my local computer.
I've tried importing to a new DB file and I get the same error. The
original DB will not open to allow import (show table list) and show
er...Stop all macros
I have a button on a form, which should do different things depending on
1. The data contained within the current record;
2. Whether the current record is a 'new record';
3. Whether the current record is the first record in the form.
On click, an embedded macro is initiated. Each step in the embedded macro
has a condition and a corresponding 'RunMacro' action.
All the conditions are mutually exclusive, and each sub-macro has a final
step of 'StopAllMacros'. So the embedded macro should trigger one, and only
However, it appears that what is act...Stopping the scroll bar
Hi all, this is my first time. I don't know if this is the right place
for this problem but here I go. I have created a template of an
invoice the size of an A4 and would like to stop the scroll bar moving
both horizantally and vertically in normal view just as if it was in
print view. Is that possible through VBA and if yes what is the code
that I would need to achieve such task.
Thanks in advance
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Not too sure what you are after but you can remove the scrollbars with
<Tools - Options> and then in the View tab, at the bottom,...Pivot Table
I have a list in a file name abc.xls. I have defined the list with a
name say XYZ.
I have another file Summary.xls with a pivot table that I'm using to
give me a summary of that list.
The 'XYZ' which is the defined name of the actual list in abc.xls file
works when both the files are open.
When I open the Summary.xls file, first message says "Reference is not
valid" and second message says "Cannot find "abc.xls file".
If I first open the abc.xls file and then the summary.xls, then it
works and not viceversa.
As answered in microsof...Unable to update free/busy data
A user received the following error message when using the
"unable to update free/busy data. Operation failed."
According to microsoft knowledge base there is a fix they
have been testing.
Does anyone know if this fix costs anything or if there is
another workaround this error message."
...Stopping a Campaign Temporarily
My client has executed the campaign in Jan 1st 2006 and the end date is Dec
31st 2006. But he wants to stop the campaign temporarily from 15th July 2006
and again start it from 1st Aug 2006.
So what is that I need to do for this thing, i have never come across this
kind of situation before.
Thanks in advance.
...Conditional cell values
Does anyone know if it is possible to make the input conditions of
cell dependent on the value/formula of/in another cell WITHOUT usin
something like the example:
if (cell_a = pre_defined_value_a OR
some_condition/formula_is_true/false) then (cell_b
some_condition/formula) otherwise (user_can_enter_a_value OR
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