Cells formatted for general and text show scientific format
I am working on an Amazon.com shipping confirmation
upload. The workbook is downloaded from amazon.com. When
I enter the Order Item ID number which is 14 characters,
it displays in scientific format. I have tried general,
number and text formats. Number format works if there is
no leading zero but general and text do not.
- Are you formatting the column for Order Item ID number
before entering the data? That should solve the problem.
- If you are formatting after entering the data, selecting
F2 (Edit) in a cell will then put that cell into the
correct text format (except for leedi...Format column
Hello for everyone,
I would be gratefull for help in my problem.
I have column with 645 boxes, in every box is insert value - ex:1,34; 1,59;
Is it possible to change automatically values at very box at this column for
Please for help
try the following:
- enter '2' in an empty cell
- copy this cell
- select your values
- goto 'Edit - Paste Special' and choose 'Multiply'
"h2o" <email@example.com> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
> Hello for everyone,
> I...Conditional Value
Column A = Job Status
Column B = Date Completed
What I would like to have is if Column A = Done and Column B has no value, I
need to have a warning or a pop up of some kind stating that Column B needs
to have a date value when column A = Done.
Thank you in advance.
in a separate column?
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news:BF4DD94D-F029-4F4A-A614-86F898E447E9@microsoft....Conditional marker on subform?
I want to show an image if the record in the continuous subform is meets a
certain condition. When the records are shown on the Single Form there is
not a problem. But when shown in a continuous subform if the first record
meets the criteria all of the other records whether they meet the criteria or
not shows the image. If the first record does not meet the criteria and
other records do the image does not display.
I tried adding a field and inserting an attachment and as an OLE object but
this did not work and I could not update this field programmatically.
Besides I would ...How do I number sequentially omiting the headings in excel?
I know I can number sequentially by just entering 1 in the first row and
hitting ctrl+draging it down. But what if there are headings inbetween that I
want to omit.
Alos I want it to automatically update if i delete a row or add one.
Post a small example of your layout.
Where are the headings located where you wish to omit numbers.
Do you want the numbers to pick up where they left off above the headings?
Like 1, 2, 3, 4 heading, heading, 5, 6, 7
Or 1, 2, 3, 4, heading, heading, 7, 8, 9
Gord Dibben MS Excel MVP
On Fri, 14 May 2010 12:10:01 -...Restrict Number of Columns
How do i restrict my worksheet to 20 rows & 20 columns.
On Sat, 13 Feb 2010 01:20:01 -0800, xxx
>How do i restrict my worksheet to 20 rows & 20 columns.
Hide the rows and columns that you don't want to see.
Hope this helps / Lars-�ke
Hide those you don't want to look at.
Or set the scrollarea via VBA
Since the scrollarea method does not stick between sessions you will have to
reset it each time you open the workbook.
You may wish to place the code into a WorkBook_Open Sub in ThisWorkbook
module and specify...Conditional formating condition..?
I have 2 CF conditions associated with a cell (C14), one of which is:
Formula is =OR($C$4="Fred SOMEBODY",C14<>"10:30:00")
What happens when this is true isn't important/relevant.
The value in the cell appears as 10:30 (formatted as custom/hh:mm) but the
value in the 'formula window' is actually 10:30:00.
This type of condition works fine when the cell contains a simple number (or
text) but I can't get it to work for either times or dates.
I have tried it with and without the inverted commas (around the time value)
and have tried using 10:30 ...Conditional, Conditional Formatting
Two questions, both have to do with semi-complex (at least for me)
1) I have two conditional formatting "formulas" on column B. Depending on
the corresponding row in column I, I want the conditional formatting on or
off. If I3 = 0, then don't allow conditional formatting for b3.
2) I want cells from column A to be "strikethrough" if the corresponding
cell in column I equals zero.
Is there any semi easy (from a data entry standpoint) way for this to be
Say your current CF for column B is to...Excell conditional formatting
How do I make cell contents flash when they are outside a given value?
If you're kind to your users, you don't. Flashing cells are the spawn of
However, if you insist, I suppose you could find out how by searching
In article <39F93F7C-882D-4A33-82AF-65F1A80B596B@microsoft.com>,
"tab1701" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> How do I make cell contents flash when they are outside a given value?
...Damaged Date format
Why does my date format look like this?
"Tue 15/mm/2/mm/2005 7:33 a.m."
How do I fix it please. I have tried everything I know in
every part of Office XP to fix it.
Thanks in advance
This is controlled by your computer Regional and Language Settings. It's not
part of Office but of Windows. You can find this is the Control Panel.
Robert Sparnaaij [MVP-Outlook]
Tips of the month:
-What do the Outlook Icons Mean?
-Create an Office 2003 CD slipstreamed with Service Pack 1
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news:00e00...Easy Question...Conditional formatting?
Hopefully this should be easy for all the experts...
Cells G4 thru R4 contain the text, "Act" or "For"
Cells G30 thru R30 are filled/shaded in red.
Cells G31 thru R30 are filled/shaded in red.
Cells G32 thru R32 are filled/shaded in red.
The cells which I have shader/filled in red....and with conditioning
formatting (or something else) I'd like to somehow referance cells G4 thru
R4 and if these cells contain "For" then leave the shaded as in. However if
these cells (G4 thru R4) contain the word "Act" I'd like to remove the
...Is it possible to create a number of charts in a single sheet in an excel?
Is it possible to create a number of charts in a single sheet in an
excel using a macro?
Please can somebody help me with the same?
Thanks and Regards,
On 26 Apr 2007 20:35:48 -0700, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>Is it possible to create a number of charts in a single sheet in an
>excel using a macro?
>Please can somebody help me with the same?
>Thanks and Regards,
I'm sure it is, but I don't know how. I'm sure that there are Excel volunteers
who do, though.
Please scroll down the list of subject areas on the webpage and re...Conditional Formatting
Operating System: Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard)
I am using Microsoft Office 2008 and I am trying to use the conditional formatting in a basic worksheet to display negative items with a different background color, but i can not seem to find the conditional format button anywhere. I am a very green mac user, so someone please help?
But Format>Cells>Number gives you the opportunity to turn negative numbers
red, which may be simpler than setting up a conditional format.
On 19/03/10 8:38 AM, in article 59bb57fc.-1@webcr...Condtional Formatting and Standard Deviation
Trying to ascertain if there is a bug in Excel 2007, or I'm misinterpreting
how "Conditional Formatting" works.
In short, I have a series of investment returns where I want to check for
outliers beyond two and three standard deviations. I used the "Conditional
Formatting" style box, and highlighted the cells appropriately.
For one population, the mean is 2.55 with a standard deviation of .73 Thus,
when I'm checking for +/- two standard deviations, values less than 1.09
(2.55 - 2*.73) and greater than 4.01 (2.55 + 2*.73) should show up with their
...More that 3 conditions for conditional formating?
How do I set more that 3. I need 6 or 8.
I want to have color of cell change if one of the 6 or 8 words appears in
limit is 3. You can, however, check for the appearance of the word by some
where F1:F8 contains the list of 8 words and A1 is the active cell. If it's
not an error, the word exists, and you can make the cell be whatever color
you want. You just can't have 8 different colors.
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news:eefsibF1FHA.664@tk2msftngp13...Stored procedure- XML
I've created a stored procedure to accept XML as parameter
and loads the apporpiated field in the tables in SQL 2000.
Evenrything works except.. the following
I would like to update existing record if the ID exists in
the table, otherwise insert the record(node) into the
I couldn't figure it out how to do this... using the XML
...Formatting Subject Line in Red Font
I have seen e-mails that people send to me that have the to line and subject
line in the e-mail in red font when I receive it. How is this done? I use
both Outlook 2000.
Hope I explained that well enough.
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After searching google.group...should be possible to add more conditions to conditional formatti.
In todays Excel it is only possible to set 3 seperate conditions for
formatting cells. I'd like to have some added. Often I just need to set 4 or
5 conditions to cells.
For example: I made a spreadsheet for registrating absence at work.
There are many reasons why someone is not at work. You can simply give these
reasons a colour, but three is not enough.
I agree that you should be able to add many more conditions. Check this
link to see a VBA solution that will allow you to add as many as you like.
Cheer...help with Conditional formatting pairs of cells
I have a spreadsheet which is laid out as a burial ground map showing who is
buried where and whether a headstone is in place.
2 cells represent one grave as there may be 2 people buried there.
The format has 4 conditions:
The sheet has 10 columns of around 20 pairs of cells.
Conditional format over the whole range works fine when the pair of cells
for a grave are marked empty or where both cells are used (for 2 people in a
My problem is finding an easy way to conditionally format the second cell of
each pair to match the ...combo box froze in cell
I have a combo box in vbs on a excel work sheet.When i protect the wor
sheet my combo box will not work it shows my items but will not functio
with the formuals it is froze in the cell..When not protected it work
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If the combo box is linked to a cell, the cell must be unlocked (Format -
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I have a client that is getting this message many times a day. We have
checked the KB articles and these have not resolved the issues. We have a 49
user install, mostly customer service people using SOP and we take about
10000 orders a month.
Any suggestions would be appreciated.
Richard L. Whaley
Author / Consultant / MVP
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I've seen this happen on PO entry.
It seems to be caused by deleting an old transaction(order which hasn't b...looking at a blacnk cell and need to do and if statement
Please help. I am trying to create a formula that looks at a cell. I
that cell is black I need to have another cell used in a calcualtion
if that cell has a figure I need that cell used in the calculation.
Can anyone help me please.
Or, can anyone answer why if I do an isblank formula, I can get it t
show me that this is true, but if I put in a number and then remove th
number I can not get it to tell me this statement is true again.
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try something like
When y...Number copies printed
I am new at creating code for macros. I have a created a one page document
that is numbered. I would like for the number to increase (in regular
increments of 1) with each copy printed so that I do not have to manually
change the number before each print.
I found the following code at the site
but when I run the macro I get stopped at this part of the code...
System.PrivateProfileString("C:\Settings.txt", "MacroSettings", _
"Order") = Order
Here is the code I am using...
Sub A...Conditional formatting
Hi, i have a date in a cell (17.06.2010). I need conditional formatting to
change the cell color with 30 days before that date to expire.
Something like this. if today is 18.05.2010 and i have 17.06.2010, than the
color of that cell to change.
Can this be done?
Select the range say A1:A10 and use the CF formula
Jacob (MVP - Excel)
> Hi, i have a date in a cell (17.06.2010). I need conditional formatting to
> change the cell color with 30 days before that date to expire.
...Returning a Cell Value from the same Row as a Match
Locating the match is easy enough but I'm not sure how to return the
cell next to it.
A B C D
1 pig duck quack
2 horse pig oink
3 cow horse neigh
4 duck cow moo
What I want is to search column C for the variables in column A - if
there's a match I want it to return the value in the D column from the
same row of the cell that matched. This would make B1 "oink", B2
"neigh", B3 "moo", etc. (need to be able to fill down).
Thanks in advance...
Have a look at the INDEX function where you use your MATCH for the row.