Getting errors when copying data from workbook to workbook. Shutdown and
restart allows without errors.
...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
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 ...Trendline partial data
I am trying to add a trendline to a process variable on a line-chart and use
it to predict when remedial action is required. When the data parameter is
reset, the trendline automatically takes in this new set of figures and
attaches it to the previous, giving a totally skewed analysis. Is there any
way that I can select only some of the data to trend? Then as the reset data
grows, only to select the new series from the process?
Jon Peltier has a site that mentioned about dynamic charts which I find
useful and you might want to check this out.
http://peltier...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...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...Aligning data with varying decimal places
I have a column of cells in which the data include various numbers of decimal
places. Is there a way to align the data vertically so that the decimals
line up, without adding trailing zeroes?
In article <DD9B0C05-0A1D-4A5A-99F4-BB8030D9F7F2@microsoft.com>,
edpaul <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I have a column of cells in which the data include various numbers of decimal
> places. Is there a way to align the data vertically so that the decimals
> line up, without adding trailing zeroes?
...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...Representing Dual Data in a Stacked Bar Chart
Here is my data:
Location Flowers Trees
Year 1 Year 2 Year 1 Year 2
Texas 55 63 36 14
Florida 67 75 24 21
NJ 32 27 52 10
Colorado 35 41 35 9
California 84 126 78 39
I want a stacked bar chart that shows Flowers & Trees for Year 1 next to
another stacked bar for Year 2, grouped by location shown along the X axis.
Please help, all I could come up with is a Stacked bar for Year 1, overlayed
by 2 separate line graphs for Flowers/Yr2 and Trees/Yr2.
On Wed, 20 Jun 2007, in microsoft.public.excel.charting,
VB <VB@discussions.microsoft.com> said:
>I want...Data and Color calculations
I need to find a way to get total for a particular name. I
work in a vineyard and we want to track how many of each
vine we have. we have our rows and blocks of vines in a
spread sheet. I now have to sort by name then count how
many of each vine we have.
I also assign the vines a color based on when they will be
harvested. Can excel do the above type of calculation based
on sum or total of a particular color
Thanks so much for any help
Try something like this modified to suit your ranges. Does not count
Conditional Formatting colors. Dave McRitchie has a...Pivot Table
Hi! What is the maximum rows allowed in a data range when using a pivot table?
I have a pivot table that uses a data range. When I have only 4581 records
in the data range, the pivot table updates with no problems. But, when
entering more than 4581, the pivot table won't update and gives me an error.
Am I hitting the max on data rows within my data range or is there a
The following MSKB articles outline PivotTable limitations for different
versions of Excel:
XL2000: Limits of PivotTables in Microsoft Excel 2000
http://support.microsoft.com/de...I am trying to project out a line graph based on data
I have made a line chart based on some data for a fiften year period. I
would like to plot out the future points for a thirty year period based on
this data. Does anyone know how to do this?
To perform a line projection, first click on the series the you would like to
forecast. Go to Chart -> Add Trendline. The "options" tab will allow you to
project the trend forward. You will probably want to use the "linear"
option. It can also provide an equation which would allow you to manually
calculate a future projection as opposed to using the trendline.
Jo...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...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.
...Auto-entering data from another sheet
Hopefully someone can help me.
I am wanting to automatically enter data from one sheet into the next
by a text prompt. For example:
On sheet 2 I will have 3 static columns that will have data entered in
the format: text / text / number respectively.
On sheet one I want to be able to enter the text from the first column
on sheet two and have excel automatically fill in 2 other cells with
the data from cell B and C from sheet 2.
Sheet 2 contains hello / how / 123 in row 1 and column A,B,C.
I enter: hello (on sheet 1 cell A) and in cell B and C I automatically
get...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...Compressing Data in Sheet
I have a sheet with several pieces of data arranged like so:
Column 1 Column 2
a.dll ! 0x000001234 56
a.dll ! 0x000001234 64
a.dll ! 0x000001234 72
b.dll ! 0x012345689 89
c.dll ! 0x012345890 100
How do I compress the repeated sets of say a.dll into one row with all
values pertaining to a.dll in column 2 summed up so to read something
a.dll ! 0x0000001234 182
b.dll ! 0x012345689 89
If the data is sorted by column A, you could add headers (in row 1) and then use
Data|subtotals...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
...Getting Data out of MS CRM
What is the best way to get all the data out of MS CRM in order to
migrate it to another CRM system? Woud the Data Migration tool work
for this? I've never used it.
If you want all the data, and all the customisations, the best option is to
use SQL backup and restore, and the CRM redeployment tool against the
Using the Data Migration tool will be hard work for this, and has some
noticeable limitations, such as it can't be used for custom entities
> What is the best way to get all the data out of MS CRM in order to
> migrate...How to paste a data file into a spreadsheet including formulas?
I use Excel 2000, and I have a spreadsheet that I have been updating
by hand. The data is getting fairly large now, so I am in the process
of writing a perl script to generate a text file containing the data,
separated by tabs, so that I can just copy everything in the text file
and paste it into the spreadsheet.
The spreadsheet does have some columns that do some arithmetic
calculations. I can easily have the perl script perform those
calculations itself, so that all the values in the text file are "hard
coded". But the problem is that there will be a few errors in my data
strea...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...Cannot set the LOCALE IDENTIFIER of the data source
In order to use the "translations" feature of Sql Server Analysis Services
2008 we need to set the locale identifier of the OLEDB connection string.
However, it doesn't seem to be possible in Excel 2007.
Here are the steps to reproduce the problem.
1- Open Excel 2007
2- Data > From other sources > From Analysis Services
3- Select a server and a database (it doesn't matter which), click next,
4- Click properties, clear the "retrieve data and errors in the Office
display language" checkbox, go to the definition tab, add "Locale
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...Populate Combo Box with Access Table Data
I have an acccess table that contains WellName, Date, Hours and Rate as well
as some other columns of information. I am trying to set up a combo box in
Excel that will allow me to select a WellName from the Access table, and then
populate 3 separate columns in the spreadsheet with the data from Date, Hours
WellName Date Hours Gas_Rate
100010205922W500 18/11/2009 0 0
100010205922W500 19/11/2009 2.48 2980
100010205922W500 20/11/2009 1.43 990
100010205922W500 24/11/2009 13.94 240
100010205922W500 22/11/2009 13.71 24...