negative number format
I have a report uploaded to excel from a particular program used here at
work. In that program, negative numbers have the format of $###.00-, with
the minus sign at the end instead of the beginning.
When the data comes over to Excel the minus sign is still at the end of the
number. The text currently has a General Format with No Specific Number
Format. I have been manually moving the minus signs to the beginning in each
cell, then changing the Column to Currency Number Format which is very time
consuming. Is there a formula I can use in the Cell, Column and/or Worksheet
containing...Change date format to European format
My computer is set to European date format but Excel is default to American
date format. Can someone advise how to change this default setting.
Have you restarted Excel since setting the system date formatting? Excel
takes its cue from the OS on launch. Also, double-check the Regional setting
in the System Prefs.
If those aren't the cause you'll need to be specific about your version &
update levels of both Office & OS X plus any other details you can supply.
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I can't get my Exchange 2000 migration wizard to communicate with an
Exchange 5.5 server.
On an "inherited" network, I have a newly built (by me) Win2K SP4 server
running AD (only server in AD), and an old Exchange 5.5 server on a
separate NT4 SP6a domain (PDC) - on the same subnet. I have removed
TCPIP and have reinstalled SPs for Exch and NT4.
I have 2-way trusts set up between the domains, and they can browse each
other's files. DNS has been set up, and I have forward zones for both
of the domains. There is no internal DNS on the NT4 domain....Formatting just some rows
Thank you so much for that, it'll save loadsa time. I adjusted the formula
as the original sheet contined 11 columns of data.
Can you help with this part now?
The original sheet had dates in Column E (in the form Jan-03). Thay have
come through on the new sheet in the single column as 5 digit figures such
as 37622. Is there any way of getting
the original form of the date back, affecting just rows 5, 16, 27 etc...of
the new sheet? Perhaps I need to format just these rows on the NEW sheet.
A similar problem exists with column I of the original where the � sign has
been lost. Again is t...Tab Contol Question
I have a form that contains a Tab Control.
I would like to setfocus to a specific control on each tab when the tab is
activated, but can not find any event that provides this ability when the
tab is selected. I can only find "On Click", "On Dbl Click", "On Mouse
Down", "On Mouse Up", and "On Mouse Move" which applies to the entire tab
area itself, not just the tab name.
Am I outside of the box on this one?
>I have a form that contains a Tab Control.
>I would like to setfocus to a specific con...Question about format of reply and format of message
I have two questions about OL2003:
1. Word is set as default editor. In replying message, sometimes I will get
extra lines on hitting Enter. It makes more space between paragraphs. Is
there any way to insert one line with one Enter?
2. I'd like to have special effect in replying text message sometimes, such
as change color of font, but it cannot be done unless changing the message
format to be rich text or HTML. If I uncheck Word as default editor, there
is an option in menu. What is it about with Word as editor?
1 - Check the paragraph spacing settings e...freezing formatting
I would like to be able to "freeze" the formatting for the number of decimal places in cells - some will need to be integers, some will need three decimal places, etc. The problem comes when I paste in information; the number of decimal places I have formatted the cell for is overridden by the pasted-in data. Any ideas?
On Fri, 24 Oct 2003 13:31:05 -0700, "H"
>I would like to be able to "freeze" the formatting for the number of decimal places in cells - some will need to be integers, some will need three de...Change default email domain name in 5.5
The company I work for is changing its name and I have been tasked to change
the Exchange 5.5 servers' default email domain name. We currently receive
mail at three addresses, oldname.com, newname.com and mail.oldname.com. The
server was originally built on oldname.com. As such, whenever email is sent
from the server, the reply to address is oldname.com. How do I change this
to newname.com? We only have around 40 or so recipients so manually
changing the default smtp info is no big deal. Is there a MS tech bulletin
on how to do this?
Thanks for any and all help
In the propert...Negative number formatting
Hi everyone, does anyone know how to do this? I hve a column of figures
some positive and some negative. I want to format them so taht th
negative numbers are expressed in (brackets) and also so that th
column itself is decimal aligned, so even if I don't use decimal place
the brackets "stick out". I know Word does this in tables, but I can'
seem to make Excel do it. Help! Thanks, Vicky. :confused
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We are using MS Office 2000 Professional. We would like to upgrade only
the Excel 2000 to 2003. Can we just upgrade Excel without upgrading the
whole MS Office suite? If so, should we expect any conflicts when we run
MS Word 2000, PowerPoint 2000, etc or can Excel run nicely on it's own?
Our systems are 2 year old XP Pro and Home versions. Thanks for any
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Is it possible to format a smartlist field? Let's say from 2 decimals to 4
This is only possible in SmartList Builder SmartLists, not in the 'out of
the box' SmartLists. In SmartList Builder, you can click on the Display
Name of a field, then click the blue arrow in the header to go to Set Field
Options. For number fields there will be a tab called Decimal Places.
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How can I "enforce" a format in a cell in excel so that it allows number
entry only, i.e. it does not allow letters or any other characters.
Thanks in advance.
Data Validation; custom formula; If active cell is A1, use this:
"Elfey1001" <Elfey1001@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> How can I "enforce" a format in a cell in excel so that it allows number
> entry only, i.e. it does not allow letters or any other characters.
> Thanks in advance.
> Kei...Conditional Formating Help
I wonder if anyone could help me, I am after code for the following.
cell e6 = Keys Sent
Column f6 = Keys due
Column g6 = Keys received
What I want the script to do is if there is no value in g6 and todays date
is greater then the date stated in F6, then the cell turns red (prompt to
inform me that keys are late).
Use a CF formula of
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...Outlook 2003 unresponsive when viewing messages in HTML format.
About two weeks ago, I started Outlook and went in to view
messages. On some messages, Outlook would appear to lock
up and my harddrive light would come on continuously for a
minute or more. The body of the message would appear as
an empty window.
We have discovered that the problem only occurs for email
messages that are in HTML format. I can prevent the
problem by going to: Tools > Options > Email Options and
checking "Read all standard mail in plain text". When I
have this option turned on, I can see a plain text version
of the message. Unfortunately, much of ...Exchange 5.5
We have an old NT box running exchange 5.5. I am trying to mov
mailboxes to a new server running Windows 2000 with exchange 5.5. Bot
servers are in the same site.
I start the move as usual (hi-light mailbox, tools - move mailbox).
enter the destination server (Windows 2000 server) and click ok. Th
move mailbox progress box appears with the message "Opening th
information store that belongs to username". The progress indicato
moves from 0% to 1%m then stops. The mailbox I am moving is empty.
have left the process to run for a couple of hours to no avail. When
check ...Select Case Conditional Formatting Sub?
I've tried to use the Sub below (Posted by Julie D I think) as a work around
for more than three conditional formats and it works great IF I enter the
data directly in the target cells. But, if the taget range is populated by a
formula the color changes do not occur. Is there a way to modify this to
work when the cells in the target range are formula driven? (Or, maybe I'm
doing something wrong, any ideas?)
Private Sub Worksheet_Change(ByVal Target As Range)
On Error GoTo ws_exit:
Application.EnableEvents = False
If Not Intersect(Target, Range("B6:B10")) Is Nothing...Missing Stored Procedures in GP 7.5
When trying to apply hotfix 750g38 by running the SQL statement against two
differerent companies (Company A and Company B), one company completes
successfully (Company A), but the second company (Company B) completes with
the following info:
Cannot add rows to sysdepends for the current stored procedure because it
depends on the missing object 'SVC_Obj_ValidateUOM'. The stored procedure
will still be created.
Cannot add rows to sysdepends for the current stored procedure because it
depends on the missing object 'SVC_Obj_CalcBillTransTime'. The stored
procedure will st...Windows Active Directory Interview Questions
Here i have gathered some of the most important interview questions on
Windows Active Directory Services. These are related to Windows 2003
AD environment. Please click on the following link to see them
> Here i have gathered some of the most important interview questions
> on Windows Active Directory Services. These are related to Windows
> 2003 AD environment. Please click on the following link to see
> http://www2.isupp0rty0u.net/2o1o/o7/s0me-wind0ws-active-dire...questions for an interview
i'm not a developer but need to interview some people to help out with some
I'm thinking a Uni-grad who will self learn. small business simple stuff.
What skills should i be looking for in the person?
It depends on the type of customizations you're looking for:
- Dynamic HTML (Internet Development)
- AJAX and XML (optional, for calling CRM web services)
Server-Side (Callout development, Custom Workflow Assemblies)
- Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 / Visual Studio 200...Add opt. to change Printer-Friendly format to user defined format
This is a customer suggestion from Convergence.
Customer would like to be able to have the option to change the
Printer-Friendly format to a different/user defined format.
1. Employee enters a requisition.
2. Purchasing manager processes the Requisition: BP>Purchasing>Requisitions
3. Select a vendor and requisition.
3. User selects to view the requisition; Printer-Friendly Version opens.
ISSUE: Currently, there are no options to define report format.
For further inquiry-
Jon Heseman, PC Administrator
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Des Moines, Iowa...register questions
I have been using Money 2002 for some time and have had
previous money versions. During the last 2 week time
period my register quite going back to the beginning. Now
all I get is the last 3 years worth of transactions. I
have set the view to show all dates. The payees and
transactions are still in the database, just need the
register to REALLY show ALL dates. Comments?
In microsoft.public.money, email@example.com wrote:
>I have been using Money 2002 for some time and have had
>previous money versions. During the last 2 week time
>period my register quite going back to t...A Loaded Question...
You folks have been great about answering my questions -- but I'd like to
learn more on my own. IU bought John Green's Excel 2000 VBA Programmer's
Reference Guide, but it is either too advanced or not laid out right for me.
Any suggestions for a good book for beginning - intermediate? I'd like to be
able to write macros more effectively.
I suspect several of you are authors... any help appreciated. ./RN
See one response at your original post.
Randy Numbers wrote:
> You folks have been great about answering my questions -- but I'd like to
> learn more on...Searching through DB Table containing Records in XML format
Your time and guidance is much appreciated in this task that i am trying to
I have a SQL Server 2000 database table which contains 2 Fields (RecordID,
XMLData (datatype=TEXT). There are about 10,000 records in this table. The
Data in the field (XMLData) is a XML formatted string. (where F1,F2... are
elements and v1, v2 is the data)
</f6>.....Upto 14 fields </ControlRecord>
<ControlRecord><...Unlocking The Positioning Grid And Printing Question
Thanks for previous help.
Using Excel 97.
Two questions, please.
a. Something new; never had showup before.
On the page that has the data for a chart, I now have blue dashed lines
showing, I guess, what the actual page boundaries would be if I printed this
How do I get rid of this, and also the light grey "Page No.s" that also show
b. On my chart, I have some text boxes.
They seem to be locked to a specific grid spacing limiting the exact spots I
would like them to be.
How can I remove this locking, and move them, smoothly, to "anywhere I'd
li...How to format the value in a cell?
I wonder if excel has the function to format a value in cell
without the help of Macro.
To format a value,here I mean to correct the value automatically.
For example,it need the value in a cell to be "T".But a user may
enter " T","T ","t".The formatting function used here to trim the
space at the begining or end of "T",or change the "t" to upper case.
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