Find a Value the first Time It Occurs
I have a row of values that shows the total cumulative number of sales of
items by month. Occasionally, there may be no sales in a month for an item
so the cumulative value would stay the same for more than one month. I want
to select a number in the row the first time it occurs and not select it if
What are you wanting to do with the info?
To return position (column number) of number 1234 within row 2:
A formula that signals it's the first occurence:
This could be used in a helper row, or as a conditional format f...Finding a Median
I'm trying to write a query that will return a median for various
values taken from a previous query. I've seen some suggestions in my
searching, but I haven't been able to get them working. They are also
all from before 2003 and refer to Access 97 and 2000.
Has any functionality been added to 2003 for this? Or is there a non-
code-based way to do it? I've seen it suggested to write a code to
open the query, sort it, find the total number of records, divide it
in half, then seek out the middle record using that value. I'm still
very green when it comes to code, though...Add space after each numbered or bulleted item
I need to make rather long lists of paragraphs that are several lines long.
The numbered list feature forces a new number and a new line upon hitting
enter. this is expected behavior. However, I need a space between the items
to make each item stand out. In Word if I hit enter again, a new number is
issued as expected. However if I arrow up to the first empty space and hit
the backspace, the number will be removed, the following number will be
changed to next sequential number and the empty line remain. Publisher,
however insists on starting a new number sequence. Is there any way to
c...Find Duplicate names and delate
I have a small doubt could you clarify that???
That is I find duplicate name but I want to delete one name only, if I
filter DUPLICATE….. both names are showing…
1. Select the range of data including the header. You need to have headers
for these columns
2. From menu Data>Filter>Advanced Filter>Copy to another location
3. In 'copy to' specify the target cell and check 'Unique records only'
4. Click OK will give you the unique list
"Find Duplicate names and delate" wrote:
> Dear experts,
> I have a small ...I need to compare 3 numbers and find the one in the middle
I have three numbers in a single row and would like to identify the middle
number enter that number in another cell.
1st # 2nd # 3rd # result
628 678 720 678
655 625 700 655
748 720 725 725
is there a function in excel that can do this?
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fasteddie wrote.....Auto generate Item Lookup Code
Is there a way to Auto generate Item Lookup Code and print barcodes. Most of
the items we buy do not have UPC and/or barcode on them. Instead of us
creating Item Lookup code for each item, is it possible that the systems will
automatically generate the Item Lookup code.
That feature is not built into RMS, but it can be done either through SQL
Scripting or via an add-in. I think there are a couple of existing add-ins
that do this, one is ICreate, which is included in the Fashion Bundle from
Retail Realm http://www.retailrealm.us. Like I mentioned, this can also be
automated through ...Menu items added with menu item editor in older versions
Years ago I created a worksheet with macros that could be run through some extra menu
items in the data menu. My customer upgraded to Excel 2000 and now the macro to
be run cannot be found because "Module3." must be added to the macro call.
Unfortunately the menu editor I used when I created the worksheet is not available any
more. Where can I find (and change) the menu entry?
Thanks in advance,
This question was raised a few days back, in this thread
http://tinyurl.com/5de3e. Windsurfer LA seemed to have a solution, which you
could try him for.
HTH...Menu item changed event
I am using TrackPopupMenu() to display a popup menu and allow a user to make
a selection. I would like to have an event occur (have a method called) each
time the selected item in the menu changes. In other words, as the user
moves the mouse up and down the menu, as a menu item becomes selected (not
clicked, simply highlighted), I would like an opportunity to take an action
(such as display information regarding what will occur if the user selects
that menu option).
>I am using TrackPopupMenu() to display a popup menu and allow a user to make
>a selection. I would li...Find/Replace in RichEdit 2.0
I'm using Windows ME and I've switched from RichEdit 1.0 to 2.0 for my
CRichEditDoc/View application so that I can use the ITextDocument
interface and can do things such as suspend/resume the Redo buffer.
Problem is, now the Find/Replace dialogs don't seem to do anything. If
I revert back to RichEdit 1.0 they do!
What's going on?
firstname.lastname@example.org (Adrian Gibbons) wrote in message news:<email@example.com>...
> I'm using Windows ME and I've switched from RichEdit 1.0 to 2.0 for my
> CRichEditDoc/View application...Find (but not find)
My program takes a name from sheet3 goes to sheet1 to Find the name.
If it cannot find name, how do you do an If/End to Exit Do while or
find out if name has been founf? I have "On Error Resume Next" in
Thanks again for all your help
As ALWAYS, post your code for comments & suggestions.
Microsoft MVP Excel
"Gordon" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> My program takes a name from sheet3 goes to sheet1 to Find the na...Finding an event
I am developing an app that uses a single worksheet to enter data. When user double clicks a button, a new window (in same workbook)
opens with a new sheet. My problem is that excel does not seem to have any events for close of window if there are multiple windows
in a workbook.
Can someone help
That triggers the Workbook_WindowActivate event, you can use that.
"Peter Ostermann" wrote in message
I am developing an app that uses a single worksheet to enter data. When user
double clicks a button...Item Currency
I have a user who is trying to add an item to a PO. When he does, the following error appears:
"The originating currency is not assigned to this item. Do you want to assign it now?"
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Not sure the error didnt show. It is:
The originating currency is not assigned to this item. Do you want to assign it now?
Lauren C wrote:
...Find value in a column and insert rows above
The set up looks like this:
ColU ColV ColW ColX
Y N N N
Y N N N
N Y N N
N N Y N
N N Y N
N N Y N
N N Y N
N N Y Y
Columns will always be U through X and will always be sorted in this order.
I need to find the first Y in each column and insert 2 rows above that row.
On the blank row above the first Y, I need to highlight in yellow and put
title in the first cell, such as New, Old, Existing, Deleted.
Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Thanks for your time,
If desired, send your file to my address below. I will only look if:
1. You send a copy of this ...cannot find database
I have an excel spreadsheet that is supposed to update a access db.
Whenever I try to save the .xls I get an error stating cannot find db.
Even when I open the db with access, I get the error and the db opens
anyway?????? This only happens on 2 out of 20 pc's and I cannot figure
...Sum if Condition is Equal in Range Date and find column
I want to make a sum if Range is a week number and if style is Equal to
CONC-92 or CONC-45
Week# 49 Week# 50
CONC-92= 27 CONC-92= 30
CONC-45= 27 CONC-45= 30
Datas are in a pivot table and...
Pivot table looks like this:
Date CONC-92 CONC-45 CONC-92 CONC-45
12/7 5 5 10 10
12/8 2 2 10 10
12/9 5 5 10 10
12/10 5 5 10 10
...Trapping a NO FIND after a find
I use the code below to store a row number to a variable after a find.
I would like to trap a NO FIND if the find is unsuccessfull
Any ideas. FSt1 provided the code below
dim rn as string
dim rng as range
dim therow as long
rn = inputbox("enter something to find")
if rn <> "" then
Set rng = nothing
Set rng = range("A1:IV65536").Find(what:=rn, _
...How do I find the out of office reply?
My out of office reply is missing from tools. How can I retrieve it?
Out of Office reply <Out of Office email@example.com> wrote:
> My out of office reply is missing from tools. How can I retrieve it?
Unless you are using an Exchange server, you will not have the Out of Office
Assistant. See this: http://www.slipstick.com/rules/autoreply.htm
...Filter out distinct items
Is there any quick way to get a distinct list of unsorted (or sorted if
necessary) column with repeated values?
Probably the easiest way is to highlight the column you want to do th
distinct sort on and go to the Data menu, Data -> Filter -> Advance
Filter, choose your list range and just be sure to check the "Uniqu
records only" box at the bottom of the window
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Hi everybody :)
I need help.
This is a lotto system.
I have a spreadsheet with 508 rows and 45 columns.
In each row there are 45 numbers mixed (1 to 45).
I need a script or some other way to find where particular (drawn)
numbers are in each of the 508 rows.
If my explanation is not clear please ask for farther clarification.
Thank you in advance for your help.
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I have an Exchange server public folder set up with a custom form.
The folder assistant rules work nicely to forward the posted messages
to the appropriate list of recipients, based on the value in one of
the user-defined fields of the form (using the Advanced settings in
the rule editor).
However there is no option to forward a _link_ to the posted message -
the entire message gets forwarded. The result is that a message lands
up in the recipients' Inboxes using the default form, and they can
then proceed to reply on the message in their Inbox folders, which is
I do not ha...How do I find data from a list (or table) and insert it in a row?
I used to use a spreadsheet program (2 years ago) that allowed me to lookup
an item and insert it into the worksheet. I know the program was at least a
year old at that time (2002). How do I create a list, reference it , and
then insert an item into a row of my choice?
Example: Make of item, item description, and cost.
Does the data go on one worksheet and then get referenced and inserted into
the list of another worksheet? If so, how? I can't seem to get any answers
by reading books on the subject. I no longer have access to the old workbook
from which to study.
Maybe that ...Advanced Find not finding all
"Advanced Find" in Outlook 2007 is not finding all email messages
which match the criteria. It finds between 30 and 200 and then stops.
I then have to work with those (e.g., delete them) and then click
"Find Now" again to find another batch, dozens of times!
What is wrong? How do I fix this and find all messages that match the
My typical application is to split the entire contents of my .pst
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all messages older than the cutoff date (e.g., 1/1/2007), and in the
other I delete all messages yo...How to: find reason for rejected messages?
I'm trying to find the reason, why certain messages get rejected by our
exchange 2000 server. Is there a way to find out?
pullmail gets mails from pop3 mailboxes from, let's say
"internetmailserver.com" and puts it in our exchange server
"intranet.com". For most mails it works marvellous but for some mails
it just fails and I can only see (output of pullmail command):
1 messages waiting
<< +OK 8488322 octets
Message from: firstname.lastname@example.org
SMTP message rejected, reply
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There should be an option in the Store Op Manager --> Configuration -->
Option Tab to allow the ability when returning a Kit Item to either return
the quantity back to the Kit Items Inventory or to the Kit Item COMPONENTS
Effectively breaking out the Kit Item automatically when the item is
returned to inventory.
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link to op...Transfering inventory items to another site
We have two sites in our company and they both hold some inventory items.
Now we are going to close down one of the sites and need to transfer all the
items in that site to the other site. The only way I can think of doing that
is going through item transfer entry for each item. Is there a way to handle
site transfer in a batch?
If you are using SQL you can write a script to transfer it all to a
> Hi everyone,
> We have two sites in our company and they both hold some inventory items.
> Now we are going t...