In excel change color of a range of cells based on a cell value
Based on a cell value from a drop down box, how can you make a range of cells
to change background color?
Use the cell the box is linked to in your conditional formatting formula.
If your box is tied to, say, A1, make sure the conditional formula is like:
value is whatever will be selected in the box.
Then set the background color.
> Based on a cell value from a drop down box, how can you make a range of cells
> to change background color?
...How to perform sum sum sum...
How to perform sumation within that particular item but the item is not
unique...means item 1 has its own quantity and same goes to item 2...but in
the same table...
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>How to perform sumation within that particular item but the item is not
>unique...means item 1 has its own quantity and same goes to item 2...but in
>the same table...
Group By the item.
For a more detailed answer, please post a more detailed question (with a
des...nth cell in the range
Within a VBA Module, I would like to set the ith component of my array
A(1 to N) to be equal to the 100*(nth cell in a column in excel).
How can I do this within a loop?
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try something like the following
dim c_values(1 to 100)
for i = 1 to 100
>Within a VBA Module, I would like to set the ith
component of my array
>...Summing up user defined results
Hi all - I'm new to VBA programming in Excel and so any help i'd
I'm currently writing a function.
Objective: user can select rows (do not have to be sequential). User
clicks on button. UserForm appears with summed results from ONLY rows
that he selected.
What I have now, well it doesn't work:
Dim i As Integer
Dim totalNumbers As Integer
Dim aRange As range
For Each a In Selection.Areas
'MsgBox "Area " & i & " of the selection contains " & _
' a.Rows.Count & " rows."
&...keeping one cell constant
if the formula is A1*A2 on the first row
and for each other row i want B2, C2 etc to always be multiplied by A1 how
can i do this. At the moment if i copy the formula from 1 row to the next it
doesnt how the first as the constant. pls let me know the formula i need to
And then look up the difference between relative and absolute cell
references in the Help files.
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------------------------------------...Multiple variables to sort and sum, return values<0 with sum refer
Can anyone help me with this one please? I have this table of data. I'd like
to be able to write a formula(s) which sums the No according to date and
code, but then only returns a sum value (with the code and date in the two
adjacent cells) if there is a value greater than 0.
Code Ref No Date
1 G/032/05/999 400600 212 19/03/2010
2 G/032/03/001/999 400500 50 19/03/2010
3 G/032/02/001/001 400400 170 19/03/2010
4 G/032/05/999 400600 315 19/03/2010
5 G/032/03/001/999 400500 300 19/03/2010
6 G/032/05/999 400600 202 19/03/2010
7 G/032/03/001/002 40...Referencing a sheet by taking its name from a cell
I'm not even sure the title of this post is correct but it's as clear
as I could make it!
I'm creating a summary sheet of data from many other worksheets. The
worksheet names are mmm-yy (e.g. Nov-07). The top row of the summary
sheet will contain those same names, with the summary data in the
column below. I'm trying to find a way to reference the correct sheet
by utilising the name in the top row. Something like ='A2'!C7 , I
suppose, but this particular attempt didn't work.
Can someone help?
Assuming that you have "Nov-07"(sheet name) in...when I type a zip code into a cell, only zeros show up. Help?
We have tried format, cells, zip code. When we type in a zip code then tab to
the next cell, only zeros show up in the cell.
I presume you do not actually get ALL zeros.
What number did you type into the cell, is it possible that you have
Lotus 1-2-3 Transitions on in Tools, options, transition and are
doing a subtraction. I guess you said you only see zeros.
Anyway the zip code formats in Format, cells, special
require you to choose 5 digit or 9 digit, seems you chose 9 digits
and entered 5. and your actual format would be 00000-0000
so a zip code of 07710 would look l...Cell Referencing
Is there any way of referencing every other column, to each row in a
another spreadsheet without hard-coding it?
We want cells A1, A2, A3 ... in sheet 2, to contain, the values of
D1, F1 ... in sheet 1.
In article <email@example.com>,
firstname.lastname@example.org (Aidy) wrote:
> Is there any way of referencing every other column, to each row in a
> another spreadsheet without hard-coding it?
> We want cells A1, A2, A3 ... in sheet ...Macro to find highlighted cells
Hoping someone can help me with a macro. I need to look at each row (except
for header row 1) ... if the cells in the row say "true" that row can be
hidden. If any cells in the row say "false" that row should stay visible.
Then for the remaining visible cells, look at each column (except for column
A), and if everything in that column is true, it should hide that column. If
the column has a "false" in it, that column should stay visible. If it
makes a difference, I'm searching for the true/false *values* that are
returned from a formula tha...sum subform to form
Form (frmCamPledgeList) with subform frmCamPledgeListSub). Subform has a
field named Pledge Amount. I want to put a field on the form that gives me a
total of the subform's Amount Pledged. I have tried the above, but I get an
#error in the unbound text box.
Do you need any more info? Any thoughts on why this does not work?
Thanks in advance,
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The proper syntax is
=Sum([Forms]![frmCa...pasting or moving formula cells without updating formulas
I have a flat spreadsheet with a results page at the end. The results page
contains a set of formulae which refer to various cell locations within the
body of the spreadsheet in order to return statistical results based on the
values in said cells. Now I'd like to add more data to my spreadsheet, so i
need to make it bigger; however, when I copy and paste, or select and drag
the cells containing the formulae, Excel updates the formulae so that they
refer to different cells which bear the same spatial relationship to the
formulae as the original referees did before the formulae were ...Rows with merged cells are not adjusting even w/ Wrap Text and au.
Would be more beneficial to all if you included a description of your problem
in the body of the message. The subject line gets truncated after a number of
Merged cells will allow "wrap text" from Format>Cells>Alignment but..........
Excel has a problem auto-fitting merged cells.
You can resize manually or via Macro. Jim Rech has written
code for this.
Note also a recent adaptation of this code by Greg Wilson.
The best cure is DON&quo...Lookup a cell in a list to see if it is in the list
is there a way to check if a certain cell value is in a list of values?
I need to return a logical TRUE/FALSE. Ie. TRUE if it is in the list
and FALSE if it is not. I could use a rather large OR function but
would prefer a simpler method. I was trying to use MATCH but I
couldnt figure out how to change the #NA to a FALSE value. Any
suggestions would be appreciated.
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Is there a way to set a cell inset (space between text and cell border)?
I would think it would be simple but I can't find it anywhere.
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I'm guessing that you mean indenting from the left edge of the cell. If
so then go to Format>Cell>Alignment
Under "Horizontal" choose "Left (Indent)"
Now specify the amo...Calculate sum of a field within the query
I have a query that returns the details for a failure record during a
specified time period. Where if I search between 1/1/08 and 1/31/08 the query
returns the records of all failure records during that period. The row shows
the part number and the total parts failed for that record.
I need the query to then sum the total part failures for the previous 12
months. So I would see the following:
Record # | part # | parts failed | Origination Date| Total Parts failed past
44444 | x | 4 | 1/2/08 | 200
44445 | Y |1 ...Special format for feet
Many html tables list height as x-yy where x is feet and yy is inches. Excel
imports this as a date. In looking at cell number formats there is no option
to display either a feet-inches 'number' or an inches number as x-yy. (I will
write up a separate item about Excel importing the feet and inches as dates.)
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 to open the suggesti...Automatic filling of cells within a certain date range
Can someone please help, I have been stuck on this for the past two days...
Column 'AB' has 'Start Date' and column 'AD' has 'Finish date'
Row 19, cells 'AI' to 'DW' have the months written as 'J' 'F' 'M' 'A'
etc.....from 2008 to 2015.
I want to be able to enter a 'start date' in column 'AB' i.e. 1 January 2008
and a 'Finish date' in column 'AD' i.e. 1 April 2015. Then i would like the
cells 'J - A' on row 19 to be filled with '1' in each month....
I...how to make this work if sum=5+n2 then sum becomes the value of s.
I want to get or create a formula in excel or access that allows me to keep a
running total of my supplies ie... I have 2 pens, remove one and receive 2.
answer in the cell becomes 3 pens then if I zero out the received cell the
inventory cell still remembers that I have 3 pens not 4 pens (because I
received 2 more pens) and visa versa when I zero out the received cell it
remembers I have 3 pens not 1 pen(because I removed 1 pen)
I believe the method you suggest is flawed. You have no audit trail. If the
number on the sheet doesn't match your actual inventory, how will you figure
out...Cells stay highlighted, cannot use mouse
When I click on a cell in excel, that cell shows as clicked on, but when I move the mouse all surrounding cells become highlighted as well. So I cannot input anything anywhere, as moving the mouse around just keeps highlighting cells. And I cannot shut excel down as trying to move the mouse to a menu bar keeps highlighting cells in the worksheet. The only way to get out of excel is to End Task. I have come across this problem before, but I don't know how I inadvertently activate it, and to stop it was some combined of Ctrl-Enter but I can't remember what. Hopefully someone will un...Data entry & Formula in same cell
Is it possible to have a value entered into the same cell
that the formula resides.
For example... in cell A1 you enter 1 (for 1 foot)and
this same cell calulates how many inches (A1 equals 12)
One addition question is there a way to have a cell round
up to the nearest even number?
Thank you so much for your help.
1. without VBA code it is not possible to enter a value and a formula
at the same time into one cell.
2. If you number is stored in A1 use the formula
> Is it possible to have a value entered into the same cell
> that the for...chart data from same cell on multiple sheets
how can i chart data from the same cell on multiple sheets? when i enter
sheet1:sheet5!a5 i get a invalid reference error.
The values for a chartseries must all come from a single chart. You need
to create a summary range on a worksheet to hold the values. This page
has a few hints:
Jon Peltier, Microsoft Excel MVP
Peltier Technical Services
Tutorials and Custom Solutions
> how can i chart data from the same cell on multiple sheets? when i enter
>...=SUM Ranges Do Not Update
I have a Excel 2000 spread sheet, with the following macro to insert
' Macro1 Macro
' Macro recorded 4/27/2004
'GoTo label, MyString
Application.CutCopyMode = False
ActiveSheet.Protect DrawingObjects:=True, Contents:=True
The problem is that in the "Mycell&qu...Drop down values relating to cells in next worksheet
Here goes, hope this makes sense! I have a worksheet that contains a
questionnaire, which is filled in by choosing the reply from the drop down
(Data/Validation) box, e.g. 'Strongly Agree', 'Disagree' etc. I need to be
able to make these choices relate to my scoresheet in the next worksheet, so
that when 'Strongly disagree' is chosen, a score of 10 is transferred to the
related cell in the scoresheet. There are 4 choices - strongly disagree =
10, disagree = 9, agree = 1, strongly agree = 0. I haven't a clue how to do
this, hope someone can help!
use v...Sum value between dates problem driving me mad!
Good Evening All,
I am really struggling here, have tried, nested IF's including AND's but am
a bit stumped.
I am fairly familiar with Arrays, but cannot seem to combine all.
I have a data table (as detailed below). (Hopefully, this should be
'pastable' into Excel - it works for me)
I simply wish to calculate the expected totals per month.
Any help & assistance with this would be most welcome.
Note, earliest Start is 01/04/03
Start Finish Day Rate Apr-2003 May-2003 Jun-2003 Jul-2003 Aug-2003
01/04/2003 09/07/2003 23.00