Why do I have a runaway cursor in Excel
About half of the time I open an Excel file, I try to position the cursor on
a particular cell and the cursor just runs away, cannot stop it, have to kill
the session with task manager. Any ideas? This is Excel 2003
> About half of the time I open an Excel file, I try to position the cursor on
> a particular cell and the cursor just runs away, cannot stop it, have to kill
> the session with task manager. Any ideas? This is Excel 2003
for a host of possible causes.
Jan Karel Pieterse
www.jk...updating sheets based on data in first sheet
Another payroll question,
I have a workbook that contains 26 sheets, one for each bi-weekl
payroll period. I would like to set it up so when i add a new employe
the rest of the sheets also update automatically with that employee
name and information.
I have been able to acheive this to a limited degree using th
=sheet1!a1 formula, but this only updates the info in the first cel
and particularly the first column.
I would like to acheive this using the first sheet, since at th
end of the year I would like to be able to calculate ytd figure
Message posted from http://www.Exc...Update for MS Money 2005?
I have Money 2005. Is there an update to MS Money for Canadian users?
Thanks in advance for any answers.
We need a bit more information! Are you having problems with M2005 or is
this just a post-Christmas/New Year random query when you are trying to get
away from the in-laws?
Microsoft MVP - Money
For unofficial FAQs see
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"Daniel" <Daniel@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:E86EAB89-21DE-4505-ACAD-647278D736BD@microso...how to run multiple macro's at once
I have 350 separate macro's, how do I get them to run in successive order,
other then having to click on each individually? Is there a way to 'link'
them all together?
You can write a macro that in turn calls the other macros. E.g.,
Microsoft MVP - Excel
Pearson Software Consulting, LLC
"Roxane" <Roxane@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> ...Publishing excel Speadsheet to web page
I have a sheet that I am publishing it to a web page. Most
sheets come out to a 40K file except 1. This one publishes
to a size of 2.5mb. All sheets have hyperlinked data but
the one that gives me the largest file has the least data
Your usedrange is to big Chris on that sheet
Debra Dalgleish's site
Regards Ron de Bruin
(Win XP Pro SP-1 XL2000-2003)
"Chris" <email@example.com> wrote in message news:firstname.lastname@example.org...
...Problem with Script Updating
I am using a script to update the “1099 Type” field for Master Vendor table.
The script basically is a basic if-then statement. This script is run “Before
Document Commit” and it’s not updating correctly, its flip-flopping the
results. When the script is set to run Before Document Commit I have the
“Destination mapping” field “1099 Type” set to “Use Script”. Script below:
If SourceFields("Send 1099") = "N" Then
DestinationFields("Options.1099 Type").Value = 1
DestinationFields("Options.1099 Type").Value = 4
I have also tried this s...How can I pre format all Excel comments
How can I pre format all Excel comments to Tahoma, font size 12, in BOLD, in
all workbooks and worksheets as my default.
You have multiple responses in .misc.
> How can I pre format all Excel comments to Tahoma, font size 12, in BOLD, in
> all workbooks and worksheets as my default.
...Microsoft Update only updates Windows Defender
iacrosoft Update only updates Windows Defender - I have to use Belarc Advisor
to get a list of missing updates, and then go to the Microsoft Download
Center to search for the missing updates and download and install them one at
I have Windows XP Home SP3, with Microsoft Update set to automatic download
- can anyone tell me why I do not get all the necessary upadtes?
Is this a sudden, new problem? When was Automatic Updates last working?
Can you update manually via http://windowsupdate.microsoft.com?
Any chance you've got a beta build of WinXP SP3 installed?
What...Outlook data file check
I am using Outlook 2007 on XPSP2.
Quite often on startup I get a message the Outlook is doing a file check and
performance may be slow. I also often get on computer startup a message
requesting me to send an error report to Microsoft that includes a few
episodes of Outlook not responding.
Any idea what this could be about and how to prevent both?
...Publisher 2007 and Microsoft Updates
I created a newsletter yesterday - everything fine - use Publisher all the
time. Then an automatic update came down this morning and I can't open the
file - it says "Publisher cannot open file" Other documents in Publisher
are opening - any ideas?
MVP Microsoft [Publisher]
Tech Editor for "Microsoft Publisher 2007 For Dummies"
"Kim" <Kim@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>I created a newsletter yesterday - everythin...Excel 2010 Slicer Connection / Pivot Table Problem
Working in Excel 2010 beta. I have two pivot tables created from
different SSAS cubes. I have PowerPivot add in installed, but not
using it for this project. The two pivot tables both share several
similar dimensions. When I try to connect a given slicer to both pivot
tables, the 2nd pivot table is not available in the "Pivot Table
Connections" window. The only pivot table listed in the "Pivot Table
Connections" is the one for which the slicer was originally created.
All of the posts I've seen so far say that all the pivot tables in the
workbook should appear...Backing Up Money Files
Do any versions of Money allow backing up data to cds,
rather than floppy discs?
All of them allow it in the sense that they don't prevent or preclude it.
None of them allow it in the sense of enabling it by providing their own CD
burning engine. See http://www.bollar.org/msmoney/#Q51 for the FAQs
treatment of this incredibly FAQ.
"Wade" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Do any versions of Money allow backing up data to cds,
> rather than floppy discs?
A good strategy would be to back up to second hard disk,...MSWORD to EXCEL
How do I import and retain formatting from MSWord into an Excel document so
that the data does not come into excel as an object, but will paste into the
If you have a table in Word, it will copy and paste into the spreadsheet, but
not sure how to keep the formatting, font, etc.
...Multiple date select calender
I need a calender for MFC in which i can select multiple dates similar to
what is there in calender of outlook 2003. Also I need the functionality to
be able to select the days i.e. sunday, monday, etc.
Is there some activex available freely which i can use. Or is it possible to
achieve the same by subclassing the existing CMonthCalCtrl in MFC. Please
Thanks in Anticipation
Software Engineer wrote:
> I need a calender for MFC in which i can select multiple dates similar to
> what is there in calender of outlook 2003. Also I need the functionality to
> be able to sel...Wildcards in Excel Formulas
I am working on an Excel spreadsheet and I am tyring to write a formula
to read the 4th character of previously entered data
For instance, codes entered in column A could be eadSvf1 and eadNvf1. I
need a formula to read that 4th character and put a 1 or 2 in column B
depending on if the 4th character is an S or an N
Hope that made sense and thanks in advance.
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got it, thanks anyway, I ended up using the MID function
Soory if this is the wrong place to ask this, but cannot find a NG
proper to Windows 7.
I currently run Windows Vista and am getting tired of Vista's decision
to tell me that it is going to shut down in less than a minute.
So have decided to upgrade to Windows &.
I note that I can purchase an upgrade versiom for 64 quid from Amazon
or an apparently full version of Windows 7 Home premium for 89 quid.
My question is this - If I buy the upgrade version will I only be able
to load it on a new PC in the future if I already have windows Vista
installed? i.e For any future cl...formatting excell
How do I make an entire row change to a new color if one cell in that row
gets any data entered into it?
Select your range.
I selected A1, then selected the whole worksheet (ctrl-a (twice in xl2003))
Then with A1 the activecell.
I used a formula of:
and formatted the pattern nicely.
> How do I make an entire row change to a new color if one cell in that row
> gets any data entered into it?
...Outlook 2003 died mysteriously after update
Setup in a nutshell...
System: Lenovo T500 laptop
OS: Vista Business SP1 32-bit
Software: Office Outlook 2003 SP3
So I'm using this setup for over a year, everything OK. Yesterday I did two
things and now Outlook dies (quietly, sans error message) immediately after
startup. It show the splash screen, displays my inbox, and *poof* disappears.
What I did earlier...
1. Windows Update installed: KB9766662, KB979306, KB979099, KB975929
2. At the same time, while searching for another program to uninstall I
stumbled upon (and uninstalled) Windows LIVE Toolbar and...Excel cells changes number format automatically
I am using Excel 2007. Many of the cells I am working on are in general
format where I store various numbers for analysis. These values change itself
to date format occassionally creating whole lot of work for me to change them
back to general format. How can I solve this issue?
Also in my pivot table, my source data is in general format. Still when I
click on sub total in any catagory in the table to find details about it,
formats are changed date format in the new sheet it pops up.
Can someone help resolve this issue.
...How update entity in post update?
I created a handler for Update post callout for Opportunity. I want update
some fields of the opportunity on the PostUpdate. However, if I call the
Update method of CRMOpportunity in the PostUpdate I will create a recursive
Can somebody help me?
Thank you for pay attention
Vin�cius Pitta Lima de Ara�jo
You need to check the OrigObjectXML field to see what fields were updated and
then act appropriately.
MVP - Microsoft CRM
On Wed, 4 Aug 2004 17:43:17 -0300, "Vin�cius ...help needed with excel 97
I need help with a problem that I'm having. I've got about 300 sheets i
my excel workbook. I need to copy the data from cell B5 on ever
sheet,into a new sheet.
What can I do
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Copy to where? You may want to try something like this:
*******...Cannot install update KB979906 for .NET Framework 1.1 SP1
Running : Windows XP media center edition SP3
Have tried installing KB979906 a few times and also downloaded update
manually but cannot install this update. Receiving error 0x643.Is it safe to
uninstall the .NET Framework 1.1 and re-install as possibly corrupt , without
having to uninstall/re-install all other .NET frameworks 2 , 3 and 3.5
including the updates that go with them? ..
you might want to look at the following kb article to see if this will help
with the error 80070643.
<http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/Windows-Update-error...Problems with Excel functions
I have a problem with the excel funtions. The problem is that when write a
funtion as for example : = Replace(E2,12,16," ") what is displayed in the
cell is the funtion that i wrote and not the result. I have been having this
problem and i do not know if it's a setting on my program. Please help me
on.....is URGENT... I need Excel working ....
Thanks in advance
Your cell was formatted as text before entering the function.
Format as General and re-enter (F2, Enter)
"RITRAM" <RITRAM@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message ...Getting path from the full path and file name
This is my second question today. The question is how to get just the path
info from a string that contains path and file name information. I am
looking an MFC or WinAPI function to do that because I don't want to do it
"msnews.microsoft.com" <fwr> schrieb im Newsbeitrag =
: Hello again,
: This is my second question today. The question is how to get just the =
: info from a string that contains path and file name information. I am
: looking an MFC or WinAPI function to do that becaus...Print record once, update Yes/No field verifiying print
I would like to print a group of records, then have a Yes/No field [Printed]
updated in my Jobs table with an update query showing the records were
printed. Then next time the report runs, In my query criteria I will test
for True values on the Yes/No field. Then only the records with the Yes/No
field marked No will print. Any suggestions? Thanks
Tommyboy,there's more to this question than meets the eye.
For an explanation of what's involved, see:
Has the record been printed?
The article includes a free sample database that dem...