How to open embedded documents in excel cells?
Operating System: Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard)
I have an Excel spreadsheet created on a windows machine that contains embedded documents. <br>
When I double-click in the cell I get the following message: 'Cannot start the source application for this object'. <br>
The formula bar for this cell reads =EMBED("Wordpad.Document.1",""). <br>
How can I open the embedded document with TextEdit.app or any other application on my mac? Is there a way to configure this? <br>
Any feedback is apprecia...Editing Text when using Publisher as a web page...
I'm using Publisher to document the status of current taskings in the office.
I'm trying to ger Publisher to allow people that pull up the web-page to add
and edit text on the web page so we can keep everything up to date. Right
now, someone has to come to me and tell me the changes, then I change the
info in the Pub doc, then I have to repost the web-page. Is there a way for
people to edit the text on the web-page when they pull it up. I have text
boxes in there now that people can edit, but the text doesn't update when you
close the page and re-open it. Please Help if you ...SQL Server 2000 Standard Edition vs SQL 2000 Personnel Edition
I am using SQL server 2000 standard Edition sp3 with Gp 9 Sp3, I am planning
to move GP with database to new server different hardware.
can I use sql 2000 personnel edition sp3 or should I use same old version.
I hope u understand my question.
Generally speaking, personal editions are not robust enough to support a
product like GP. I would stay away.
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"MK KSA&quo...editting auto recovery
is it possible to change the auto recovery directory just for one document
and is also possible to ensure that the auto recovery file is not deleted
after the file is closed?
AFAIK this is not possible. But you may consider using the following
(look for AutoSafe.zip, not autosafeVBE.zip, for your purposes.)
> is it possible to change the auto recovery directory just for one
> document and is also possible to ensure that the auto recovery file
> ...template edit question, add more? edit template?
Operating System: Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard)
i'm using a resume template and it's beautiful, but only allows four job positions before it moves one the education, etc. <br><br><i>guess theres a way to do it on the pc version, but with mac, how do i insert an addition formatted block? it will only let me work within the template currently.</i> <br><br><i>hope that makes sense, thanks for the help!</i>
Mac or PC makes no difference � it's a matter of how the template is
constructed. With...Taking one value sheet 1 and apply to sheet 2
I have a workbook with 5 sheets. I do not know how to take the valu
from sheet 5 cell b26 and use that value to a formula to sheet 1 cel
Can someone help me out?
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news:joi...BOM & Edit List
I created an Assembly transaction and printed it from the Assembly
transaction entry window before posting it.
In the posting journal that prints it does not print the Assemble cost,
extended assemble cost, Unit cost of the components and the extended cost.
But if i post the transaction then the same posting journal is printed with
Why does it not print?
Please let me know
It only pulls posted costs, like other Great Plains edit lists including
items. You will need to modify the report to include costs.
> I created...Training in Excel
Has anyone received their training from a Global Knowledge, Inc. Excel
training course. If not, do you have an e-mail address for a contact at
Global Knowledge that has been responsive to you. I have a question about a
Global Knowledge, Inc. Excel exercise and will require the files supplied
with the course for the answer. A cell is not responding as it should and I
want to know if it is due to a default or an error in formatting the cell or
precedent. Any help anyone could provide would be of value to me. Product
version is 2003. Thanks in advance.
I don't know any...How to edit entitys attributes directly?
I messed up with entity mappings and ended up with errror: attribute not found.
How can I manually remove attribute from entity?
Tried export -edit -import but it seems not to be the right way.
You will first need to remove the "bad" mapping that you created. Since it
is referncing the field, you need to do that prior to trying to remove the
field. You also need to remove it from any forms & views that may be
The customization Import will not remove fields (as you have discovered).
That is done as a safety feature to rpevent accidental loss of data (ima...Excel Mental Models and the Eli Whitney Syndrome
I am the kind of person who really benefits from knowing why and ho
something works. This was once called the Eli Whitney syndrome by Pa
Bedard of Car and Driver. If I remember correctly, he was talkin
about the old points and condenser being easier to understand tha
electronics. I agree - seeing the gears turn really helps m
understand how something operates. I think that's why electronics an
software can be so exasperating - anything can and does happen behin
A good Excel example is one that I found in these Excel forums - tha
the auto filter actually just makes the row ...Editing
Could you please tell me how to remove a linked
transaction within the budget planner. For example, I
have a double entry under the debt category.
...Macro to edit details
Hi, i am currently trying to create a macro regarding editing staf
details on a worksheet.......
therefore i recorded a macro and named it editstafflist, i highlighte
my headings...and then went to 'data > form' and then had to close th
form and then stop my macro. It wouldnt allow me to stop my macr
whilst the dialogue box was open. Anyways after stopping the macro
drew out a button and assigned this 'editstafflist' macro to it.
saved my sheet and then clicked on the button, but a error '1004' kep
occuring, can anyone please help me on this as i am rather stuck
...Chart OUTLOOK item reports via Excel or ?
I want to create reports for OUTLOOK items (particularly tasks).
I'd like to be able to see charts that display things like the amount
of time spent on tasks for various clients, the type of work done, and
the dates (including time of day).
I'd like to be able to look at these reports daily if possible. Is there a
way that I can do this? I thought that there must be a way by exporting the
items into excel and then manually setting up charts but this would be time
consuming to do each time. Any help is appreciated (I've spent days trying
to figure this out)
...editing a drop down #2
that's not one of my choices.
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what do you mean by this .. is it greyed out on the toolbar or shows "any
if you'ld like to tell me where you downloaded it from i can go have a look
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news:kateweb.1fictb@excelfor...Excel should manage its child windows like the rest of Office.
All of the Microsoft Office applications behave the same, except for Excel.
All of the other applications open new instances of the application when
additional files are open, but Excel opens them within the same Excel window.
This proves problematic for multi-monitor environments. For example, if I
have two Word documents open, I can view one Word document on one monitor and
the other on the other monitor. However, because Excel places all open files
in the same application, I can only view spreadsheets on one monitor. This is
very frustrating. Every application I work with (Microsoft ...Setting caret in edit control & activating it.
Does anyone have any example code for setting and enabling the caret in an
edit control ?
Take a look at the CEdit::SetSel() member function.
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> Does anyone have any example code for setting and enabling the caret in an
> edit control ?
If you are asking how to create & use your own caret in an edit control then
check...Storing BLOBs in excel files
(must have been asked before, but I don't seem to find the right google
Is there a way to store Large Binary Objects in cells? I have a list of
items that I want to associate with documents, such as picture, some
piece of text or HTML. I can not be sure it is text, so I need a way to
store it as binary objects, along with the list of items.
I don't need to be able to manipulate the BLOBs, just store them and
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replace ...Excel File saved as Temp file
I have "upgraded" to Windows 7 from Vista. I am having numerous problems
with Excel (Office 2000) . One of those is that when I try to do a file
save, I get the message that It wouldn't save and that a temp file has been
created that I must rename and then try again.
When it does this, it won't allow me to save the file in any other location.
The Excel file completely disappears.
I can save new files in the same location as the file in question.
In another forum I followed links to a suggested fix, I tried those steps
and they did not give me anythi...Data collection Form Edit
We have a form which will be used almost daily, for data collection, based on
a query. During the test we found a typo in one of the field labels where a
brief description is included. Is there some way to edit the form?
(recreating it with all the custom lables is just too long a task).
Another issue on this topic, every time the form is sent, the messge reverts
to the default "Please fill out the form and retunr it to me". Can this
default message be changed?
Nothing in the help functions. Any advice, or deirection to a learning
resource will be appreciated.
Thanks is adva...Why are my Excel files being saved to temp files?
When excel saves the file, it saves it as a temporary file with a funny name (8
If the save is successful, xl will delete the original (or rename it to its
backup name (like "backup of book1.xlk)) and if that's successful, xl will
rename the funny named file to the original's name.
Common things that get blamed for interruptions to this process are antivirus
software poking its head in or network errors--either permissions or physical
...Having Insert button functionality while editing
I want to have the functionality of Insert button (on keyboard) in my while
application while editing in a cell or a edit box. For eg if i am editing my
text say "alpha" and my cursor is between "l" and "p" and I insert an
alphabet say "z", i want the "p" should be replaced by "Z" and the text
should become "alzha".
Thanks in advance.
CEdit does not support that by default.
Here is a good example of how implement this (Although I think UpdateCaret
should just be a method of CXEdi...Strange Message Box in Excel
I'm running Excel 2002 on XP Pro. I'm dealing with a
workbook wherein one of the worksheets will have about
3000 rows and around 50 columns. I'm trying to apply
validation (list of three possibilities from a list) and
conditional formatting (background color change depending
on which of the three possibilities is chosen) to 20 of
the 50 columns.
After I get about halfway through the formatting, when I
go to save the workbook, I get the following message box:
Excel could not save all the data and formatting you
...Excel 2007; problems with Excel macros
I'm working with Excel 2007, german version. I'd like to open my Excel files
which I have written with older Excel versions but all Excel files with
macros generates the following error:
"Diese Arbeitsmappe hat ihr VBA Projekt, alle ActiveX-Steuerelemente und
alle anderen programmierbaren Elemente verloren"
or in english:
"This workbook lost the VBA project, all ActiveX-controls and all other
Does anybody have an idea how to solve this issue?
I think you did not install VBA. It is not selected by default when you
ins...Macros in excel
Can you use the contents of a cell with a "Pick List" as the destination
sheet address in a macro?
I am new to macros and have a 15 page spreadsheet that I am writing a data
entry form for.
Sure, just use the value of that cell to target the worksheet, along the lines of this, (assuming
the cell is named "PickList" - it could be a cell address, as well).
Worksheets(Range("PickList").Value).Range("A1").Value = "I'm on the sheet that was picked"
MS Excel MVP
"Johnc" <john(removethis)@cunning...Excel DDE Issue
I am trying to track the maximum value reached by a particular cell
which has is utilising a DDE link to update that cell with streamin
Basically, what I am trying to achieve is this
If A1>A2 then replace the value in cell A2 with the value in A1.
If A1<A2 then A2 is not replaced.
I have tried to us the If function, but keep getting circular referenc
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