filter by date and action
I have a table with three columns:
Name Date Action
Fred Today this
Fred Today this
Fred Today that
Wilma Today this
I want to sort by name and by date, but only if 'this' was done more
than once on the same day, and not if 'that' was done on the same
day,They have to perform this more than once, and they cannot have
performed that on the same day.
If not in excel, mssql maybe?
On Aug 18, 1:53=A0pm, Harry <hamac...@gmail.com> wrote:
> I have a table with three co...Calculate Years/Months Between Dates and then Average
We are using the formula =DATEDIF(A1,NOW(),"y") & "." &
DATEDIF(A1,NOW(),"ym") to calculate the years and months from an employee
Is there an easy way to average the years and months for a group of
employees with the results of that formula?
You could use:
Array-entered, meaning press ctrl-shift-enter.
But you could also just change your current formula to:
=1*(DATEDIF(A1,NOW(),"y") & "." & DATEDIF(A1,NOW(),"ym"))
Then just use:
which is *not* array-entered.
...time cell Highlight
how do i make a time cell that is behind Real time of less than
minutes be highlighted
i know how to use conditional formating but i dont know how to inpu
information in time
ie: A1= Real time 17:35
in this case i need cell B1 to be highlighted which is behing Real tim
(A1) of less than 5 minutes............
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Our accounting department needs/wants to have all RMS SO reporting by
business date opposed to transaction date. Usually these are the same unless
you have sales and batches that close after midnight. For our store I would
like to set 3 a.m. as the business day closing time. So when I run any type
of reports I would like to get the information for a business date (range)
starting at 3 a.m. till 3 a.m. the next day.
I guess I could accomplish this by subtracting 3 hours from all the
transaction (date and) times but I would have to do this for every single
report which would be a lot of ...LF displays as square box in cell
I have some cells with text where the LF (line feed) displays as a
square box. Searching the web for this scenario suggests that turning
on Word Wrap should eliminate this display but it does not in my case.
Also, not all LFs in the cell display as a square box and one of my co-
workers does not see the behaviour when he opens the file on his PC
(another co-worker does see the problem).
The text has been downloaded from a SQL query and I'm using Excel 2007/
Any suggestions on how to clean up the view of the cells with this
On Thu, 17 Feb 2011 08:20:38 -0800 (PST), John <...What is the maximum text size in a cell
Can anyone give me some info on the maximum text size you can put in a cell.
How many characters/words
the max is 1,024 characters. You can extend this limit by entering
manual linebreaks withj aLT+ENTER
"NED 1451" <NED firstname.lastname@example.org> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
> Can anyone give me some info on the maximum text size you can put in
> How many characters/words
> NED 1451
The maximum is 32,767 chara...IF Function Format -- Microsoft Query
I am attempting to pull data from SQL data table into Excel for pivot table.
Field_1 is a value; always positive. Field_2 is a text flag; either "C"
or"D". Depending on the flag in Field_2; Field_1 is either positive or
negative. What is the format of the entry in Microsoft Query so that a
Field_3 can accurately be calculated?
In Excel I would entry =if(Field_2="D",Field_1,-Field_1).
In Access, the function would be IIF(Field_2="D",Field_1,-Field_1)
Unfortunately I have no idea whether it will work with your SQL data.
If that fails, you can a...Post Dated Checks
I had to prepare some post dated checks and we did not have fiscal periods
set up yet to match the dates of the checks. Currently the check batches are
waiting to be posted. What is the best way to handle post dated checks? If I
create new fiscal years to match these dates, I will end up having 4 Open
years. Is this the only way to do it?
You can manage post dated checks in Microsoft Dynamics GP with the Payment
Document Management module available on the Feature Pack 1 DVD image. For
more info, take a look at MVP Mohammad Daoud's post on the subject at:
https://communit...truncating data within a cell for an entire column
I have a numeric value in a cell that is followed by a space and then three
alphanumeric characters e.g., -24 dBm. How can I delete the alphanumeric
chracters and preserve the nummeric charaters so that I can apply the average
function to the entire column?
> I have a numeric value in a cell that is followed by a space and then three
> alphanumeric characters e.g., -24 dBm. How can I delete the alphanumeric
> chracters and preserve the nummeric charaters so that I can apply the average
> function to the entire column?
>...How to do a conditional format for multi cells
Lets say based on a value in A5 I would like to change the text format for
cells d5:g5 (four columns), what would be the best procedure to do this, can
it be done using conditional format if each cell d5,e5,f5,g5 or is there
another way. By that do I input a conditional format for each cell
d5,e5,f5,g5 (if A5> "xx" then <format>.
A big Thank You for all the help.
Yes, highlight the four cells and apply your conditional format to them
all. You will need to use $A$5 as the reference.
This did not work for me. For the "value" I have =$...Navigating to Referenced Cell
I run Excel 2002 with SP-2. I finally discovered how to move to a
referenced cell ( Control +[ ). I saw somebody else do it with a simple
double click of a cell that had a reference in it. Mine, however, doesn't
work that way (is there a way to make the double click method work?). The
real question is this: After I get to a referenced cell with Control +[ is
there a way to QUICKLY get back to where I started?
I'm surprised you didn't try the obvious:
BTW, double click should work if you;
*UNCHECK* "Edit Di...Remove "Date: Yesterday" or "Date: Monday" from Outlook Inbox?
Outlook mail inbox now has headers that tell you what day the the email was
sent. I find this visually annoying. Each emailalready has the time and day
it was sent. I don't need the daily titles in the midst of the list of
emails. How do I make them go away?
I think you are talking about OL 2003 & the Arrange in Groups setting. Change
it in View, Arrange by, uncheck Show in Groups.
> Outlook mail inbox now has headers that tell you what day the the email was
> sent. I find this visually annoying. Each emailalready has the time and day
>...how to save fixed format text file
I have an Excel file which is 269 characters wide. I need
to save this file in fixed format but experience line wrap
when using the PRN file type.
Anyone have an answer to my problem?
You might have to use a macro to get the result you want. See if Chip
Pearson's text export macro does it:
You have a few choices (try against a copy of your worksheet):
I'd either concatenate the cell values into another column:
=LEFT(A1&REPT(" ",20),20) & LEFT(B1&REPT(" ",10),10) & TEXT(C1,&...strange date format problem
I downloaded some data on excel using Bloomberg. One column has dates
and the other has numbers. Dates appear as 01/01/1980 format which I
want in Jan-80 format. I have changed the format cell properties but it
still appears as 01/01/1980. I have to goto individual cell and press
F2 <enter> so see the effect. Dont know why? I cant even copy paste
format after that ....
I am not sure, but is your workbook set to Auto-Recalculate?
Try pushing <F9> to do a manual re-calculation, see if that changes the
formats. If it does, go to Tools (on the menu bar), Options,
Ca...Rename tab on cell event
Looking for code that would simply, on the fly, depending what was entered in
a cell at anytime, any amount of times, the tab name would be renamed to what
the cell contents are.
I have seen some pretty elaborate ways of renaming tabs. I am new at Excel
and any help would be appreciated. Thanks!
Right click your sheet tab, view code and paste this in then every tiome A1
is changed to a 'legal' worksheet name the sheet will be renamed.
Private Sub Worksheet_Change(ByVal Target As Range)
On Error GoTo enditall
ActiveSheet.Name = Range("A1").Value
...How to sort by name then date?
I would like to look through all the emails to a particular person. If I
click on the "To" column I can see all the emails to a particular person
(actually there is a problem with that which I will mention next) but they
seem to be in random order. Is there a way to have them sorted by date?
(i.e. by name first, then by date).
Actually, sorting on the "To" column does not get all the emails sent to a
given email address. Because Outlook uses the "display as" field. It will
often give different "display as" names to the same email address. C...Concatenate including a date so that the date appears as a date
When I try to join the contents of several cells, one of which is a date and
time obtained from =now(), the date and time part appears as a number. How
can I make it appear as a date and time? I have tried changing the cell
formats - probably there is a combination that works but I haven't found it.
I also tried copying the original date cell to another cell and changing the
latter cell's format and concatenating using that latter cell, but still no
Use the TEXT function. For example, =TEXT(NOW(),"mmmm d, yyyy") would give
January 6, 2010
"dd...if statement with dates #2
I would like to have a statement like:
with 1/1/2004 beint a date.
EXCEL is interpreting 1/1/2004 as an arithmetic statement and giving me the
result of the arithemtic.
I could put in the numeric offste for the date and write
IF(a1>0,37987), formatting the cell as a date, but this seems awkward.
What else can I do?
...Comment print format
I am trying to change the text that says Cell: Comment:
when I print my Comments at the end of my form. Is this
text embedded by Microsoft?
have a look at this thread
> I am trying to change the text that says Cell: Comment:
> when I print my Comments at the end of my form. Is this
> text embedded by Microsoft?
OP wants the printed comments to not show the
The codes at your URL just change the on-sheet comment format, but the printed
...Underlined formatting comments in Word 2003
Some days ago I got some good tips from readers in this forum, re unwanted
red colored, underlined, formatting comments in plain documents. Comments
which I printed, but somehow have lost.
These comments have now popped up in some other document. When I am inside
this document, it seems as if I really managed to get rid of the formatting
comments. Then I save the document in normal way, then exit from Word 2003.
Next when I open up the same document, those underlined comments come up
Feel like a little swearing !!
Double-click TR...Counting Dates?
=COUNTIF(A1:A100,"<" & NOW())
This works good for specific cells. I have a similar question.
How would I do the same thing given that:
1) You only have a starting date
2) Your only wanting to count work days (in this case 4 day/wk) up to NOW()
Thank you for all your help.
On Thu, 6 Jan 2005 12:53:03 -0800, "Aviator"
>=COUNTIF(A1:A100,"<" & NOW())
>This works good for specific cells. I have a similar question.
>How would I do the same thing given that:
>1) You only ha...Count Unique Cells, within a date range (dates stored in separate column).
I am attempting to create a formula that will count the number of
unique cells (alpha-numeric) in an entire column (no set length, so
ex: "$B:$B"). This count will be based on a date range (Between 2
dates). The dates are stored in another column (Ex: "$A:$A"). The
following is an example of the cells.
I would like to know a formula that can count the number of different
PO's based on a given date range.
Please help me if you...Same format using =
I have a cell (let's say A1), that is formatted with a fill color, a specific
font, and a specific font color. I have another cell (A5) that has the
formula =A1. How can A5 have the same formatting as A1 and not only its value
Hope this helps
> I have a cell (let's say A1), that is formatted with a fill color, a specific
> font, and a specific font color. I have another cell (A5) that has the
> formula =A1. How can A5 have the same formatting as A1 and no...Losing formating going from Word 2002 to Outlook 2002
I have been driving myself crazy trying to figure out why I am losing m
formating when try to send a newsletter in word using outlook 2002 fro
When the email is received, the formating is all messed up.
I tried to save the document as a web page and then send it but it i
still received messed up.
The newsletter is four columns wide, has text and graphics and wa
saved and sent as all three different types (RTF, HTML and a norma
word docutment) and still not luck.
Can any one offer any advise
~~ Message posted from http://www.Exc...An expression for dates from and to
I am trying to create an expression to select items from a date field falling
from a certain date to a certain date. I am obviously missing something in
my expression. The field name is DateComplete. How can I set up this
expression to pull date from a certain date to a certain date?
An example of the SQL would be:
FROM [TABLE NAME]
WHERE DateComplete Between #1/1/2006# And #1/1/2007#
On May 23, 3:52 pm, Ronnie <Ron...@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
> I am trying to create an expression to select items from a date field falling
> from a...