create a roster
How can you create a weekly roster in which functions can be assigned to more
than 10 people. The roster should be updatable, so that when holidays and
days off are marked on the weekly roster they will be taken account of it
...Removing duplicate records with long names in Excel 2007
This is probably a very simple question, sorry.
I have annual lists of company names and am trying to make a report of
changes in the lists; companies added and companies dropped. The problem is
that the names in the register are long and have lots of abbreviations which
might differ from year to year; one extra dot, a space missing etc., thus,
making the records for the same company differ from year to year. Now, how
can I filter two lists to remove the same records? Is there a function to do
that? Generally, for the same company, the first two words in the name r...Item not selected by default when changing folders
It used to be that I would change folders and the first
item (contact, e-mail, whatever) would be
selected/highlighted. I must have changed something
though because now when I change folders, no item is
selected. This is a real pain when I try to do a quick
lookup of a contact (where you just type the first few
characters), because I have to use my mouse to first
highlight one of the contacts, and then start typing. Any
...A self Instruction Book On Excel 2003
I am trying to find a text book on excel 2003 that will show me how to use
Excel and give me the data to put into the spread sheet. Some of the
features I am looking for are, Amortization, Creating Macros and The function
and Chart Wizard. If you could please include an ISBN# to locate the text to
get me started on Excel 2003.
List of books at Debra Dalgleish's site.
Some have CD's attached
Gord Dibben MS Excel MVP
On Tue, 2 Oct 2007 12:57:23 -0700, John <John@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>I am trying to find ...importing or creating reference footnotes
I am trying to import a word document into publisher and it has reference footnotes within the document. The reference footnotes are not coming into the publisher document with the reference footnotes.
Correct, they will not up to Publisher 2003.
In Publisher 2003 depending on which version of Word you are using if they
will or not.
"If you don't know where you are going,
any road will take you there!"
...Column Width Adjustment
Is there a way to adjust the column width automatically to fit the length of
the longest data in the cell. I know how to do it one column at a time but
not how to do all columns of data at once.
Do a <Ctrl> <A>
to select the entire sheet, then,
Do the same thing you would do for a single Column:
<Format> <Column> <AutoFit>
Please keep all correspondence within the NewsGroup, so all may benefit !
-------------------------------------------------------------...Mailbox not created when AD account created
A couple of days ago I noticed that I created a user account but the 'Email
Addresses' tab of the user properies did not list any email addresses.
Subsequent new user accounts have all experienced the same. I researched the
knowledge and tried the recommended solutions to either manaully start the
recipient update service or rebuild te recipient update service. Neither
recommendation has resulted in a mailbox being created for this particular
user or any additional user that I have created since this error first showed
I performed a Windows update last Thursday and so I bel...Task Create - Status
I'm trying to make a simple task, when a user owner is assigned a task in
CRM, it receives an email letting it know it has one. I have the following
below, but it is not generating one when i assign one manually in the CRM.
What to do?
I've tried both the following:
When task is created
E-Mail to:[owner];Subject test
As well as:
When task is created
Task activity status = Open
E-Mail to:[owner];Subject test
I've checked the mailserver many times over, and I can send emails manually
from the CRM so you can rule that out
Tested out ok on our end.
Some ideas:...Exchange 2000/2003 Public Folder item Permissions Problem
I've been having an issue with Public Folder permissions for some time now. The folder contains contacts for all company employees (most of which aren't on the company network), and is maintained by HR. Brief history is:
Had Exchange 2000 on Win Server 2000, and a previous administrator modified public folder permissions on the M drive in explorer (a no-no). This resulted in the ESM "Invalid window handle" error.
Managed fix these by following KB 270905 (permissions nuke), and deleting and re-creating the public folder. The latter was a problem, as most users were ...footer in excel #2
What is the easiest way to make a footer in excel that will print ON EVERY
PAGE? EXCEL 2000
Put your entry in Footer
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: What is the easiest way to make a footer in excel that will print ON EVERY
: PAGE? EXCEL 2000
...Excel Open and Close
I have a problem, whereby sometimes after closing Excel and then looking on
task manager the excel process is still running. When opening excel again
all that appears is the menu icons and the grey surrounding the actual
spreadsheet. No actual spreadsheet appears. Needless to say it is also
locked up. If I close that spreadsheet, and also end the process for one
that is running in task manager, upon opening excel again it is fine.
I've tried doing detect and repair, but this doesn't help. It is also
intermittent as I guess only 50% of the time closing excel will still leave
the process...Pivot Table update without opening the Excel file.
I have a spreadsheet saved as an xlt.
It has three pivot tables which connect to CSV data files using Microsoft
The CSV files are updated overnight by an external application.
The Excel file is in \\Server\Viewers
The Data files are in \\Server\Data
Local users use a shortcut to open the Excel file on \\Server\Viewers which
the does an auto-update from the CSV files.
The pivot table data is updated.
All that has been working perfectly for years, internally.
Now I need to send the same excel file to another company by email.
I have succeeded in writing a vbscript that creates...Public folder email addresses
I'm TRYING but failing to enable emails from the outside
world to go directly to public folders. It was easy to do
in exchange 2000, but so far no dice on my new exchange
2k3 (part of SBS 2k3). I have even tried creating a new
distribution group, with the "archive to public folder"
and assigning the group an email address. I checked
permission and anonymous has contributor rights to the
public folder, but I still am not recieving emails to the
public folder. Help!
Are you getting a Non-Delivery Report when you send a message to the public
folder? If so, ...ALT-TAB not working with excel 2000
My problem is, as in the subject, that pressing ALT-TAB to switch among
the files opened in Excel 2000 doesn't work anymore. I tried to
re-install withouth success. I can only use CTRL-TAB because you haven't
multiple sessions running (as usual in Excel 2000) but only one task
of Excel. So, it's impossible to use ALT-TAB.
Unfortunately, CTRL-TAB isn't useful as ALT-TAB because you can't switch
from the current worksheet and the last used but you have to pass
cyclicly through the files opened...
It seems to be related to the fact that the same worksheets had been
opened...Help Creating XmlNode / XmlAttribute Elegantly
I am creating a configuration class to read / write a standard configuration file.
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<add key="ConnectionString" value="server=(local);" />
I am using a XmlDocument for my base implementation.
I am looking to see if there is a better way to add a new node / attribute than using
XmlDocument.InnerXml. I would consider this to be a hack but couldn't really see another
way of doing this without definin...chart label reference based on the column number
In a worksheet with an embedded chart, I have a cell, S4, where I enter the
number of the column I want to chart (these numbers are listed as labels in
I can't figure out how to translate the number in S4 into the corresponding
column letter. For example, if S4 contains "3", the chart title should be
I think working with absolute references, R1C1, might be easier here, but
somehow what I've tried, didn't work (the entire spreadsheet is based on
relative addresses (A1).
in a cell (Z100) put
Change G2 to whatev...Exclude folders in a search folder
Just a quick question, I'm looking at the search folders of outlook 11. Is
it possible to create a custom search and exclude some folders from the
For example: all unread mail execpt the mail in "junk", "newsletters" en
Yep right click the search folder and select Customize this folder, you can
choose which folders to include by using the browse button
"Zodiac" <Nomail@internet.com> wrote in message
> Hi all,
> Just a qu...Can I make my Contacts Folder my Default
Does anyone know if I can make my contact folder the default folder rather
than the Global Address List?
On 3/8/2010 7:36 PM, Wendy wrote:
> Does anyone know if I can make my contact folder the default folder rather
> than the Global Address List?
Ctrl-Shift-B (or just click the Address Book icon)
Tools -> Options
Leonid S. Knyshov
Microsoft Small Business Specialist
Please vote "helpful" if I helped you :)
...Create external database
I need to create an external database (file). On a site I found this code:
Function CreateLinkedExternalTable(strTargetDB As String, strProviderString
As String, strSourceTbl As String, strLinkTblName As String) As String
'strTargetDB = Source Database Name
'strProviderString = Not used, currently hard coded
'strSourceTbl = Source Table name in the database we are linking too.
'strLinkTblName = Table name we would like to see in the Access Database.
Dim catDB As ADOX.Catalog
Dim tblLink As...Organizing Outlook folder for group to work from.
I'm just wondering if Outlook has the capability to do the following:
We are a group of four people who work from a single Inbox for support
emails. Each one of us specializes in handling a different set of
issues. We want to be able to flag email in this inbox so that everyone
in the group knows that one of us is working that email. Anyway to add
flags with our names instead of the default colored flags? Also, we
want the messages to not "Mark as Read" for the whole group when only
one of us reads it. Any good way of doing this? Ideally, it would be
great if the message was mar...Excel Function Problem
Please consider me an excel newbie!
I am trying to find out how to write a function that checks a 7 digit
numerical string entered into cell i.e. 7030000 against 50 possible
strings. (Im guessing this is a multiple IF statement thing).
Once the condition is true it then takes the value from cell J7, adds
it to the value in cell D7.
The end result being that D7 now contains a value equal to its original
value + J7.
Any help given would be appreciatted
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You might look at the SumIF function.
It will add values together if...How to create pie chart with %
I have got a problem that I don't if excel could help me to calculate the %
within a column and draw a pie chart.
My case is I have a column containing a series of numbers. e.g.
I want to draw a pie chart that showing 1-3 , 4-6, 7-9, >9 with the
corresponding % inside that column.
Can anyone tell me how can I make it ?
You need to calculate the frequencies in your data.
Let's assume your data is in A1:A12. In B1:B3 enter these numbers, the
upper limits on the groupings:
You can enter ">9" into B4 witho...excel with another reporting tool?
I have only worked on vba macros where my input and output
is both excel. Using macros most of the time it crashes
and the end-user is then not comfortable with it.
I wanted to go for a better solution. Not sure how go to
about it. I was thinking of generating crystal reports.
If i use crystal reports how is the format generated. I
wanted to its feasibility study. Anyone who has done some
work on this please go suggest. Will the end user have the
authority to still edit the report. WIll it contain the
formulas as we fianlly see in the excel.
Please provide any infomartion that...Email address not created when a new user is created
This issue recently happened in my company. Upon creating a new user, the
policy was set to create the smtp and X400 address automaticaly. Now when we
create a user the smtp and x400 addresses are not created, and when
attempting to setup the new user in outlook, the address cant be found. We
are using exchange 2003 SP1 on Win2k3 servers.
On Wed, 13 Jul 2005 06:49:07 -0700, "Bryan"
>This issue recently happened in my company. Upon creating a new user, the
>policy was set to create the smtp and X400 addres...Re: How to add public folders in favorite folders
We have an issue where our users (2000+) are screaming for an easy wa
och finding the Public Folders folder in Outlook 2003.
They are used to the easy way in Outlook 2000 folder list.
Is there a way och adding the TOP folder (Public Folders) or maybe th
subfolder (All public folders) to the Favorite Folders pane?
We know about adding the subsequent folders to Shortcuts and the addin
the shortcut to Favotite Folders, but is there a registry hack to mak
We need to deploy this on 2000+ computers.
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