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 ...Formula to return the name of a tab?
We have a spreadsheet set up that pulls the minimum value from several different tabs. We are looking for a formula or a way to display, in the next column, which tab that minimum value came from. Does anyone have any ideas?
You might check the Help files for information on the SHEETNAME function.
"Amanda" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> We have a spreadsheet set up that pulls the minimum value from several
different tabs. We are looking for a formula or a way to display, in the
next...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...formula to update todays date in excell automatically daily
formula to update todays date in excell automatically daily
=NOW() or =TODAY()
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"Vishal" <Vishal@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> formula to update todays date in excell automatically daily
...Determine cells that drive conditional formatting?
Cells A1:A4 have conditional formatting set up that states if they are equal
to cell A10 they will be highlighted yellow.
Is there a way to quickly see what cells drive conditional formatting? In
other words, we can use Edit -> Go To Special to see which cells have
conditional formatting applied; however, this doesn't show us that A10 is
involved. Since there isn't a formula directly involved, we can't trace
precedents/dependents. Can we only know that A10 is involved in the
formatting of A1:A4 by selecting those cells and going into the conditional
format...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...Swap Cells
Is there an easy way to select two cells and swap them?
Depends on your definition of easy. Temporarily, click and drag the
first cell to an empty cell. Click and drag the 2nd cell to the 1st
cell. Click and drag the temporary cell to the 2nd cell.
Depending on how far apart the cells are, it may be easier to use
cut+paste rather than click-and-drag.
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In article <#WTIBH...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...fix cell references
I often have to fix and then unfix cell references using the $ sign to fix
and then find and replace to unfix.
Is there a menu option to fix column / fix row / fix reference (and unfix).
If there is I cant find it.
not AFAIK, however F4 is the shortcut key for this and takes you through a
A1 - column & row relative
$A$1 - column & row absolute
A$1 - column relative & row absolute
$A1 - column absolute & row relative
would using a mixed absolute / relative reference solve your problem?
"AK" <AK@discussions.microsoft.com> w...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...Cell.Find
Can anyone suggest an alterantive to Cell.Find or help me with the correct
Error message is:
Active method of Range class failed
The Cell.Find is run in spreadheet X
Cells.Find(What:=SCN, After:=ActiveCell, LookIn:=xlValues, _
LookAt:=xlWhole, SearchOrder:=xlByColumns, SearchDirection:=xlNext,
SCN is a value in spreadsheet Y
I have tried being specific with Workbooks("Y").Cell.find etc etc but get
Object doesn't support this property or method
Need to lookup a value in spreadsheet Y and retieve a value in the cell next
to the ...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...Dumb question... how to create a Enterprise Formula Custom Field
Guys, I'm writing because I've tried and search but can't get it ...
From PWA I created a Project Custom Field "MyField" of type Text with the
"Hello World", I tried with " and '. When I open a project the field returns
#ERROR. I published to see if magic happens, but nothing.
I did the same with type number and formula 10, same result.
So In the end, I can't get any formula to work. What am I doing wrong ... I
googled with no success.
Perhaps try opening the project and hitting the F9 button to refresh calculations?
Does ...New Line in Cell
Appol's in advance if this is really obvious.
I have been given a spreadsheet and its looks as though somehow the person
has been able to do carriage returns that create a new line in the same
cell. For me it simply jumps to the next cell.
Anyone know how to do the new line in cell please?
Hold down the Alt key and press Enter at the same time.
Hope this helps.
On Jan 30, 9:05=A0am, "Bill" <b...@bill.com> wrote:
> Appol's in advance if this is really obvious.
> I have been given a spreadsheet and its looks as though somehow the perso...A validation of all cells in a row
I am trying to validate all cells in a row so the user can
not go to the next row with out having an entry in each
cell in the row.
If a cell is left blank, I would like an error message to
appear and the user returned to the row that wasn't fully
entered. We are doing this on a worksheet.
If it's possible at all, it would require a VBA macro. And it would
certainly not be very reliable.
Perhaps a better approach is to do all of your data validation when the file
is closed. But even that isn't very reliable.
For Excel tips, macros, & downloads.....date formatting a cell
When I use the date formatting in a cell i.e. m/d/yy and enter my numbers i.e 2604, I get 2/16/07. Can you help me
you have to enter the date with delimiters. so you have to enter 2/6/04
If you want Excel to automatic convert numbers you have to use VBA.
Have a look at
for an example event procedure
> When I use the date formatting in a cell i.e. m/d/yy and enter my
> numbers i.e 2604, I get 2/16/07. Can you help me
that is the way Excel handles date inputs. As Excel stores dates
internally as numbers it does ...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.
...Which formula to match string subset?
I'm being obtuse today and can't figure out which formula to use to match
the beginning portion of a string.
For instance, in a SUMPRODUCT or IF statement I need to be able to identify
just those records where the first few characters of value in cell within a
named range matches what is specified in the formula.
Named Range = Freight Named Range=FtChg
GR0099 ...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
...Is it possible to sequentially number the comments field
Anyone out there clever enough to tell me how to sequentially populate
the comments field in cells... the problem I can see is that the cells
are in a grid of A5-10 through to i5 to 10, I want them populating
a5,a6,a7,a8,a9,a10,b5,b6 etc and when I get to i10 I want the sequence
to carry over to the next sheet...
Don't want much do I ;)
It looks like rather than "sequentially" populating the Comment fields, you
are simply putting the cell's address into the Comment field. If that
observation is correct, then I do not know what you mean when you said "when ...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...Is it possible to host one domain in two servers?
I'm currently working on adding a new server in a new branch location.
Right now I have SBS 2003 and it's working fine. The people in the branch
will just VPN in to retreive their emails. As that branch grows, there's a
need for a faster email. I'm planning to add a new Exchange server on that
branch machine. Is there a way to separate mailboxes to two different
servers under one domain? For example: firstname.lastname@example.org will go to
server1.domain.com and email@example.com will go to server2.domain.com.
Generally speaking, yes, Exchange definitely al...