Way to make non-selectable worksheet?
I have a spreadsheet with 4 form buttons on it that will run different
macros. Is there any way to make it so the user can't click on any
part of the worksheet except for the buttons?
I don't want a message to pop up, I just want Excel to ignore if the
user tries to click on anything except the buttons.
A couple of possibilities: You could protect the sheet (Tools -
Protection - Protect Sheet. You'll want no locked cells (Format - Cells -
Protection - Locked). In Excel 2002, you can specify that locked cells
cannot be selected. Can't do that in XL97...zip codes don't merge #2
I am trying to mail merge w/ Word 2000 the names and addresses in my
worksheet. When I get to the part to choose the format for the mailing
labels, I choose F1, F2, etc. to F6 (which is the zip code column). A few
do get there, but the vast majority stop at the state, leaving off the
entire zip code.
I have gone to menu/format and selected text in the number tab. I have gone
to format/cells and chosen special/zip code in the number tab. I've read
Excel for Dummies. Please help me. TIA
...Integrate Paycodes, benefit codes and deduction codes
Has anyone used integration manager to update new pay rates, deduction
amounts and benefit amounts for employees?
At the beginning of each year, our company gives pay increases and we need
to update the pay codes, deduction codes and benefit codes for 40 employees,
which we get the information from a spreadsheet. I thought that maybe I
could use integration manager to update the pay, benefit and deduction codes
instead of going into each employee's card, which is time consuming.
Integration Manager will allow you to do this. Use the Payroll Master
Destination. one ...when adding cells resulting from tax calulations they do not equa.
when calulating non continuos columns based on tax percentage they do not add
in total due to rounding. how can I add the non continuos cells without
rounding the results
for some ideas
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> when calulating non continuos columns based on tax percentage they do not
> in total due to rounding. how can I add the non continuos cells without
> rounding the results
...Trying to make a duplicate roster with a button. #2
That seems like it would be easier, but sometimes easier isn't what i
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How do I stop external senders from reaching the email boxes that might
include all domain users? Someone might find the name of one of those groups
email address and send to all users. Not good!!
what version of Exchange? in Exchange 2003 you can restrict delivery to
"authenticated users"; on 5.5, you can restrict delivery on the Delivery
Restrictions tab, maybe to whatever list contains all your own users...
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> How do I stop external senders f...concatenating two vendor codes
My company recently changed the vendor codes and now I end up with two
separate sets of data for each vendor. Obviously I could just leave
the vendor code field out. I don't want to do that so what I need to
do is concatenate the two codes. Example
Vendor Code Vendor Name
123 Joe's Supplies
ABC Joe's Supplies
what I need is this
Vendor Code Vendor Name
123/ABC Joe's Supplies
Rather than create a new record for each vendor, add another field to the
table -- call it NewVendorCode -- and put th...Excel Cell Protection / Locking Problem
Is there a way to protect formulas in a sheet (that is, locking certai
cells and protecting the sheet) while still enabling users to add line
in unlocked areas of the sheet?
I am trying to develop a price quoting form where the user can ad
extra lines (if additional line items are added) while I keep th
structure of the sheet (formulas that total columns, calculate tax an
so forth) intact.
I have a feeling that once I protect a sheet, I am foreclosed fro
adding line no matter what.
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have you used Data Validation? This restricts wha...making a program rotate and delete
I am so stuck. i am trying to make a wresting program in excel. Th
top row is weight the first colum is the names of each wrestlers coach
Each coach gets to pick up to 5 wrestlers that they do NOT want t
fight theirs . and the wrestlers names get putunder their weigh
class. B]I need the program to rotate each weight class so it wil
randomly match up wrestlers but NOT the ones that don't want to fight.
Am i explaing this well, (i doubt it) [/B]
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I still can't figure it out anyone have any ideas
Message posted from htt...Remove Restore Points?
My last run of AVG found 2 trojans in two restore point files (I think
that's what they were), but I can't remove the file involved, a long
numerical file name.
Can I remove them? How?
> On Sat, 06 Mar 2010 06:36:27 -0600, philo <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> turn off System Restore
>> then reboot and turn it back on
>> BTW: the default size of 12% is absurd...
>> when you reset it... 2-3% should be fine
> It worked,. Thanks
> I set it...Can MS EXCEL remove duplicates and separate by color coded items ?
Can MS EXCEL remove duplicates and separate by color coded items ?
I am NOT technical and have just started using MS EXCEL.
Can anyone PLEASE HELP me:
1. How can I automatically remove duplicates using EXCEL ?
ie the same info input more than once on different lines.
Can EXCEL do this ?
2, I have color coded the text in the certain lines in terms of priority.
can Excel rearrange the data by color ?
If yes, How do I do it ?
I think I have EXCEL '97
Thanks for your help in advance.
1. You can extract the unique items to a new list using menu Data > Filter > Advanced
fil...16 bit code
I have a 16 bit code to maintain. (It is too complex to copile it to 32
bit) so all we are doing is support. Now they want to add a small
feature, where I need to copy long file names in the project. I know we
can not do long file name copies in vc++ (1.52). So I wrote a program
in VC++(6.0) which does directory copy. My questions are
1. How can I call a 32 bit exe (I guess WinExec should work)?
2. How can I make the 16 bit to wait till the 32 bit code completes?
3. Is there any other better way to do this? (other than converting to
I actually do this in an old 16-bi...Maximum Number of Cell Formats
My company uses very large spreadsheets
to confrom to goverment requirements. Recently we have run into a Warning
message when we try to insert a new column. It says we've used up all the
cell formats, so we can't add any new cells. The Microsoft documentation
seems to indicate that the maximum number of cell formats is 4000.
I guess we're hitting that limit and Excel won't let us enter anymore data.
How do I increase the max number of cell formats?
How do I find out how many I've used already?
How do I delete ones I'm not using (Excel seems to "hang on&quo...area codes is auto filling my own 9 digit ph# vs just area code
When I enter a phone number for a contact it autofills with my personal area
code and phone number instead of just the area code. How to I change this to
just autofil the area code? I am using Outlook 2007 on an ACER laptop.
Make sure you have your area code entered correctly in "Dialing Properties".
"Computer Dummy" wrote:
> When I enter a phone number for a contact it autofills with my personal area
> code and phone number instead of just the area code. How to I change this to
> just autofil the area code? I am using Outlook 2007 on an ACER ...VBA Code for Pasting Sheets
I would like a spreadhseet that pastes the contents of one sheet into another
sheet. I like like to do this for 7 different sheets
I would like paste the contents form sheet titled "sheet1" into a sheet
titled "data1". Continue to process for pasting "sheet2" into "data2" and
"sheet3" into "data3" all way until "sheet7" and "data7".
Subject: Automated Copy Paste
Subject: Copy/Paste Import/Export Data VBA Code
On Apr 27, 10:49=A0am, Curt <C...@discussions.mi...Need to check if the value in one cell is correct or not
Hi I have a complex validation process at hand and I wonder if there is any
way I can do this with Excel:
My data looks as follows
A1 B1 C1 D1
Code Decription Value Multiple Yes/No
I need to fill the values for columns C and D using a validation formula for
the number on Column A
The validation for numbers goes like this - starting from the back of the
number, all the digits of the number are added together. Every other number
is multiplied by two, and if that makes it a two digit number, each digi...count table non empty cells
Layout: WXP SP3, Office 2003.
I have a table that has checkmarks in some of it's cells (one character per
cell) . I want to use a formula field in the last cell of each column that
counts the non empty cells (the ones with checkmarks) from that column.
Exactly what are the checkmarks? Are they FormFields as used in document
that is protected for filling in forms?
Hope this helps.
Please reply to the newsgroup unless you wish to avail yourself of my
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Doug Robbins - Word MVP, originally posted via msnew...Making OL Notes Always On Top
Is it possible to write a Note in OL and have it always On Top so that no
matter what application is happening it is always on the screen. All I can
seem to do is open the Note on top of one application, but if I go to
another screen I have to click the Note from the Task Bar to place it on the
screen again ie I can't get it to STAY on top - any ideas?
Regards Ron H.
...Money 2004 - Experian Offer
I just loaded Money 2004 Deluxe and converted my 2003
files with no problem. I decided to give the free year of
credit monitoring from Experian a try but after filling
everything out I get an error that the provided code has
expired. I neither had nor provided any code for this
offer, I only used the link from Money 2004. Now Experian
was more than willing to set up a $79 account if I wanted
Any solution out there?
I have the same problem... I am looking for a FREE way
to contact Microsoft about this problem.
>I just loaded Money 2004 ...Hard cells
I have a wookbook, say it is Workbook A, in which the
cells take calculations from another workbook, say
Workbook B. So A3 in Workbook A may read as 334.40 but
it is really a combination of A4 and A6 in Workbook B.
Here is my delimma. I want to email Workbook A to
someone but email not Workbook B.
Is there some way to turn A3 in Workbook A into a hard
number, 334.50, so that it will read that number when
they receive it?
Thanks a lot,
Copy the cell, then choose Edit/Paste Special and select the Values
In article <01d701c39e4b$bfa80020$a301280a@...MC/VISA joint code
Isn't there any way to combine the blocks (4* & 5*) for MC/VISA credit cards?
It's a pain to have them separate because my bank posts them together. It
is the same company afterall. It would save me a lot of time adding separate
entries together to reconcile the statement!
I do not know of a way to do what you are asking, but I have found that
using the # symbol as follows works better than using the * symbol:
If you use the * symbol it is a wild card with no determined length. The #
symbol requires that the characters after the first d...Change case for all text in cell range
I'm trying to change all the names in existing cells (in a contiguous range)
from standard case to all upper case (e.g: A1 = Joe Smith, A2 = Jane Doe,
etc. to: A1 = JOE SMITH, A2 = JANE DOE, etc.). I need the new upper case
values to be in the original cells.
Using "=UPPER(A1:BB82) forces the values in that range to change but the new
upper case values are in a different cell range.
Thanks in advance.
RLL ~ 1/27/2004
Borrowing code from Dave Peterson on truncating Left, this will make
everything in A1:BB86 uppercase.
Application.ScreenUpdating = False
One of my Client's is considering to go down AA path with approx 300,000 AA
dimension codes. I would like to hear whether such data set is manageable
from Query wizard etc.
appreciate your thoughts.
Good Morning PR,
I found that the issue isn't the number of AA Trx Dim Codes it is the size
of the AAG30000 and AAG40000 tables the more entries the longer it takes to
product the report. I had one client that started having a cached SSRS report
with AA information as a management level report and a different SSRS report
with a more restrictive dataset for reporting ...Coloring a Cell
Is there any way to make a cell turn a different color when the value in
it is something? I have a bunch of scores being calculated and I want
anything lowed than 80% to be tunred yellow and anything below 60% to
be turned red. I have some programming knowledge and I'm willing to
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I've got 31 Excel .xlsm files to modify the "Change Event" macro in. Is it
possible to open and perform this with code, or must I do each one by hand?
Vaya con Dios,
If it is the same change in each sheet, it would probably be just as easy to
go into the VBE, double click on the first sheet, make the correction, then
copy that correction and double click the second sheet, delete and paste.
Repeat the process 30 times. Takes less time than writing the code to do
"CLR" <CLR@discussions.microsoft.com> wr...