Vertical Scroll Includes Empty Cells
On one of my Excel spreadsheets, all of the empty cells
are being included in the vertical scroll (which
increases the document size immensely, making opening,
closing and saving an extremely tedious process).
How can I change the view so that only the cells
containing information was included in the vertical
You need to reset your used range. Have a look here for info:
"Diana" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> On one of my E...Hiding "0" values in pivot table
In a worksheet I have a listing of stock records with ItemNumber, Date,
StockLocation and NumberOnStock. When I make simple Pivot Table with
ItemNumber and StockLocation as rows and select a Sum of "NumberOnStock"
I would like to hide rows where the sum is "0". But this does not seem
to be possible.
Tried to follow the guidelines in the Microsoft article:
But no luck :-(
You could use conditional formatting on these cells - highlight the
cells,...Hiding formuals in cells question
Hi. I was wondering if there was a way to hide the formulas in cells without
protecting the sheet. I am making something for other teachers at my school
and I want to hide the formulas so they won't mess anything up on the
spreadsheet. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!
not without protecting the sheet but why is this a problem for you?
"JP" <JP@discussions.microsoft.com> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
> Hi. I was wondering if there was a way to hide the fo...Cells Locking up
For some reason on all Excel documents that I open or
create, when I just select a cell and move my cursor the
sheet highlights wherever my cursor goes. I am unable to
stop this and unable to close Excel or select anything
from the Tool bars. The only way can close is through
Is there some sort of setting that I have selected or is
my Excel corrupt?
This might seem an odd solution, but try clicking
1) your middle mouse button (we have the same at work with drive
2) at the bottom; near the sheets tabs (I've seen this before when i
loads the ...HELP: big problem with Excel, source cells, crashing and general madness
I have been on microsoft.public.excel.crashesgpfs but so far just the
one reply (from someone who has exactly the same problem as we do and
has not yet solved it either).
Anyone here can help???
My boss has this massive Excel spreadsheet with a number of worksheets
linked with other spreadsheets etc.
He is using Excel 2000 on Office 2000.
His computer was crashing with the above whenever he tried to do work
on it. We bought him a brand new computer, 1 gig of RAM, 80 GB of HDD.
We're a small company - a charity - so this was as powerful as we
This was a week ago and it...Printing Shaded Cells
I suddenly can't print out the cells that I have shaded with grey with my
black and white printer. It shows it in Print Preview but then it doesn't
print the grey. HELP!
Usually it will print what shows in preview. Probably related to printer
Did you try it before?
> I suddenly can't print out the cells that I have shaded with grey with my
> black and white printer. It shows it in Print Preview but then it doesn't
> print the grey. HELP!
Yes, I have lots of experience with Excel. It turns out I have to shade the
cell w...Date-orientated update of cells in different spreadsheets
Dear Excel experts!
Hope I am right here...
I would like to create a customer-orientated & task daily checklist.
Basically, I want to have a single spreadsheet (spreadsheet1) and worksheet
(worksheet1) with customer names along the left (1 per row) and tasks along
the top (1 per column) which I update on a daily basis. Once the task has
been performed for a customer, a value will be written in the appropriate
field i.e. for customer1, the task1 result "passed" would be typed into B2,
however, for customer2, task1 might have "failed" which would be typed into
C...Setting Cell Color within a Cell
I'm using quick test professional which uses Excel
DataTables, but with half the functionality. I'm
basically exporting a the datatable from Mercury quick
test to excel. With in my quick test script I'm
performing a compare between two excel documents, and I
wish to represent the difference with a Red background.
Basically, Is they anyway in which I could add so code
within my cell that would automatically change the back
My result is 4.13. I would then change this variable
within quicktest to something like vbRed.4.13. Then when
it gets sen...Emailing a Worksheet
Is it possible to email a single worksheet in such a way that th
recepient can make changes to the worksheet and send it back to me? I
so, can I then replace the existing worksheet with the revise
worksheet I receive back? Thanks for any help. (I'm looking to avoi
having to send an entire workbook
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have a look at the following site for some example code
> Is it possible to email a single worksheet in such a way that the
> recepient can make...How do I stop cells from expanding?
Hey all. Just got Excel 2003, and have a real basic question.
I'm working in large files with very long cells, and everytime i click into
one to edit it, it expands to take up almost the entire screen. Problem is, i
need to look at cells in other columns, and this is a huge pain. How do i get
it to stop?
Thanks in advance!
If it is the formula bar that bothers you can turn it off temporarily under
"frodomojo" <email@example.com> wrote in message
news:FD91C628-9456-454D-9E2A-EF42F6F7F494@microsoft.co...hide my name
When replying to an email or creating one from scratch how do i hide my name
in the "from" field...thx
fred <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> When replying to an email or creating one from scratch how do i hide
> my name in the "from" field...thx
Are you saying you want the reply to be anonymous?
Brian Tillman [MVP-Outlook]
no, I don't mind if my email is revealed.. just my name. I have tried by
removing it from the "User Name:" field in the email account but it
continues to show up. I have also removed from the header informati...Wrap Text from one cell to another cell
I want type all my text into C111 (1-3 pages worth). I want this text to
automatically wrap to D111 to E111 to F111 to G111, etc.
The cell appears to have a maximum limit of characters.
> I want type all my text into C111 (1-3 pages worth). I want this text to
> automatically wrap to D111 to E111 to F111 to G111, etc.
> The cell appears to have a maximum limit of characters.
Copied from the help file:-
Length of cell contents (text) 32,767 characters. Only 1,024 display in a
cell; all 32,767 display in the formula bar.
Have y...insert zeros in front of cells already filled with data.
If there is data is a column of cells in Excel how do I insert/add additional
data (000) in front of each cell?
Two ways. If all cells should be the same length, like a check number or an
account number, it's called "leading zeroes":
If you just want to put 3 zeroes in front of other text, you can use another
column to create a formula:
will give you the contents of A1 preceded by 3 zeroes.
Hope it helps!
"Horizon" <...Combine cells and keep the values
I comment you a strange thing that makes my Excel (Office 2003 SP2).
(Perhaps is a piece of nonsense and I have reinvent the wheel)
In the range ‘A1:A10’ of an empty worksheet I write several values
In the cell ‘A11’ I put `=Average(A1:A10)'. (Result = 5.5)
I select the range ’B1:B10’ and with `Format - Alignment', I combine the
I copy the combined range ‘B1:B10’ and in A1 I made a Special Paste - Format
(if I combine A1:A10 directly does not work)
The range ’A1:A10’ is combined and shows the value that was in A1 (1) but it
conserves...Put Active Worksheet's Name in a Cell #3
Is there a way to put the active worksheet's name in the cell? Not the
file name of the whole workbook, just the name of the currently
Thanks for your help.
There are a few ways this can be done using either macros or functions,
here's one of each:
(sourced from Chip Pearson's site, http://www.cpearson.com/excel/excelF.htm)
I recommend checking this page out as it also shows ot...How do I hide gaps in an Excel 2007 chart?
I have a bar chart that is showing gaps and i don't want them. The select
data > hidden and empty cell button does not give an option to hide gaps. I
think by default they are hidden but if you even click on this to see what it
does the gaps are shown and no way to turn off.
If you hide the actual rows then with the Plot visible cells only
setting on the gaps will be removed.
In xl2007 the setting is on the Select Data dialog, Hidden/empty cells
> I have a bar chart that is showing gaps and i don't want them. The s...How to enable auto height with merged cells?
I previously asked a question regarding auto height with merged cells and was
given a code to enter into visual basic. I entered the code and copied &
pasted a narrative into the row. It originally seemed to work. But after
closing the workbook and re-opening it another day the 'referenced' row is
back to the original height.
Is there a way to for the row height to expand and remain sized so anyone
accessing the workbook can read the narrative? Additionall, I need the row to
remain at the full height when printing the worksheeet.
...Hiding and Un-Hiding Data fields
I am using a form for people to select data via dropdown menus and then
having it run through a query to filter results. Is there a way that I can
have certain feilds hidden until a toggle button or something of the like is
Basically I want have three choices of buttons: Year, Quarter, and Month.
What I ideally want to happen is when someone selects the button for year, a
hidden drop down menu appears where they can then choose from the available
years to filter through the query.
I would say I am above average with using access, but I have no idea how to
hide fields and then...Hiding a worksheet #3
I want to hide a worksheet. So, I went to the format menu and the "worksheet" option is grayed out. Why? And, how do I "ungray" it.
is your worksheet protected ?
> I want to hide a worksheet. So, I went to the format menu and the
> "worksheet" option is grayed out. Why? And, how do I "ungray" it.
I think Frank meant to ask about the Workbook--not the worksheet.
(Check under Tools|protection|Protect workbook or Unprotect workbook)
My question is: Is there another sheet in the w...Hide images when Hiding Rows
I have inserted images into cells, but when I hide the column the images
are not hidden with that column, they just get squished between the two
cells next to the hidden cell. Is there a setting or way to tie the
image to that cell so that it hides/unhides appropriately with the row?
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You cannot insert an image into a cell.
You can overlay ...How can I blank a cell until a ref cell has the correct data?
I am creating a worksheet. The date is entered in, lets just say A1 for the
beginning of the week starting on Saturday. The results are the "mon & day"
for each of the seven days for the week by ref cell A1 and using "=A1+1",
"=A1+2, etc., to finish off the week. When there is no date in the ref cell
(A1), the results are "1/0 1/1 1/2 1/3 1/4 1/5 1/6". How can I hide
this or keep these results from appearing and only appearing when a valid
date is entered into A1?
Thanks for any help....
=IF($A$2>1,A$2+1,""). Puts a NULL in...only returning cells with Text in it
I have a column that returns some text, if something else is true. Now
what I want to do is take only the cells in that column and list them
on another sheet.
The trick is, that ill need to do this with a frmula, since it will be
a hosted template and the user wont be able to use excel functions like
so, if I have 10 cells and 3 of them have test in them, I want to show
only the text in those 3 cells in another sheet.
I hope that makes sense....
Thanks for your help....
Assuming that Sheet1!A1:A10 contains your data, enter the following
formula in Sheet2!A1 and copy do...Copying and numbering worksheets
I am trying to set up a new purchase ordering system using Excel. I am
trying to set up a macro which will copy the master worksheet and number it
as the next PO is needed. We have a separate workbook for each job and PO's
are listed as XY-001, XY-002 ,...
...how to hide an ActiveX control?
i have an ActiveX control, written in C++, which has the
OLEMISC_INVISIBLEATRUNTIME flag set, yet when i display the web page
it is attached to, i get the familiar "red cross" graphic in the
middle of the screen - how can i hide the control so nothing is
displayed at all?
can u set the size of ur control as 1x1 pixels
"bhu Boue vidya" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> hi there
> i have an ActiveX control, written in C++, which has the
> OLEMISC_INVISIBLEATR...Repeating columns cuts off merged cells
I hope you can help because I can't find a solution to this one.
I've got a two page spreadsheet (side by side) and I'm trying to repeat
columns A & B because their row headings on the left and should only
appear when printed (split onto two pages) (as in print setup > columns
to repeat at left > $A:$B),
B57:I57 are merged and wrapped (another grief that merged wrapped cells
don't auto height, but that's for another day) and so are B58:I58 and
B59:I59 (footer things).
...... and when printed,
B57:I57, etc. cuts off on the second page and...