Using Relative path for XML data file?
Is there a way to specify a relative path to an XML data file imported into
Excel 2003? I am writing a web app that generates report data as XML for the
user to download to their local machine. This data is to be consumed by an
Excel reporting spreadsheet, which contains display-formatted tables and
charts that are mapped to various data fields in an XML Map, which is in turn
linked to the xml data file they will download.
The idea is the user only needs to download the data for updates, not the
whole spreadsheet. However, since I cannot predict the path where the user
will store their...Changing Cells and entering data in them
Thanks for the help again.
Big thanks to Steve you've got me this far.
I went out and bought a book, but it's like reading a
I was informed today that I can't have message boxes come
I need to have the code point at the cells and if they are
blank turn which ever one is blank red or if both are then
both turn red then pause for each cell to be filled in.
Cell F14 "Last Name" then automatically go to Cell
F16 "First Name" on tab or enter.
Basically if Cell F22 or F23 has an X in it, Cells F14 an
F16 turn red and cell F14 has the focus...Linking files 2 ways
I have a work book that is linked to another and vise versa.
Workbook A is where the input of data is made;
Workbook B has a link to the input from workbook A;
Workbook A retrieves the altered data back as a link.
Although this all works fine with both books open, I note that if I open
workbook A by itself, that the data it retrieves from Workbook B is not
updated . If However, both books are open, there's no problem. I thought
linked books were updated automatically if the Update remote references has
been selected?? But it appears that the second book is not updated until it
...More Columns #2
I am using all columns through IV on one of my
worksheets. Does anyone know how to get more columns?
know way using Excel. this is the maximum!
Stacy Haskins wrote:
> I am using all columns through IV on one of my
> worksheets. Does anyone know how to get more columns?
As Frank said, that's the maximum cols
But maybe you could try transposing your table / data ?
(Excel has a lot more rows than columns)
If so, try: http://tinyurl.com/2nmyy
for an example on using TRANSPOSE()
For a one-time Tranpose:
Copy > Paste Specia...How2 set Defaults for Paragraphs in Pub2003
I have just upgraded to Pub2003. My old Pub2000 had no such feature. My
problem is when I cut and paste into the new Pub2003 it automaticly uses a
Line Spacing default "After Paragraphs: 9pt" - this whacks out all my old
logos and forms when they are copy/pasted in to a new Pub2003 .pub
If I open an old (2k) .pub file with Pub2003 the spacing is fine - if
figures out the Line Spacing is "After Paragraphs: 0pt"
...Contacts in Exchange #2
We are running Exchange 2003 and Outlook 2003. I have tried to give a user
rights to her boss's contacts through delegation and setting the rights on
the contacts folder, however, while she has the rights she is unable to add
or see her boss's contact folder in her Outlook. She can see it if she runs
a search, but can not permanently put it in her list of contact folders. IS
there a way that I can accomplish this through the back-end?
...How to delete a set of rows depending on Value
I have two worksheets
I need Worksheet A to look at each cell in Worksheet B, if a cell exists in
Worksheet A, then I need the row deleted...
Basically I have a list of Grand list of items to do, then a list of items
already completed. I need to now remove all entries in the grand list that
have been completed.
Is this feasible or should I look at using some Unix script.
It sounds like you could use VLOOKUP to find out if the value in B exists on
http://www.officearticles.com/excel/vlookup_formulas_in_microsoft_excel....Offline Synchronization Problem #2
I get the following error when I try going offline. The excelption is taken
from Event Viewer of the Client Machine.
Event Type: Error
Event Source: MSCRMOfflineSync
Event Category: None
Event ID: 6000
Time: 5:03:33 PM
An error occurred during Offline Synchronization. Try going offline again,
or restart Microsoft Outlook. saInsert failed for entity
'ActivityMimeAttachment', batchRows=0 with exception System.FormatException:
Index (zero based) must be greater than or equal to zero and less than the
size of the argument li...data sort
ok now should be simple >>
I need to sort by month on data that is held in format >> day/month
custom/ends with/ 11... does not work
custom/ends with/ ??11.. or *11 does not work either
contains 11 does not work (& would also be wrong if data set contained 1011)
but still I am stumped so any help would be great
I would be inclined to add a new, temporary field of formulas that pull off
the right 2 digits, and sort by that: =RIGHT(A1,2)
...Goal Seek #2
Can anyone tell me a little about goal seek?
basically it's used to change an input variable so that the result of the
formula equals what you want it to ...
say i have the following
A B C
1 10 20 =A1+B1
now C1 will give me 30, but if i want to know what B1 will need to be if i
want C1 to show 50, i can use goal seek
Set C1 to value of 50 by changing B1
Hope this helps
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> Can a...How do I Remove a Split from my Comments in Excel 2003? #2
I have set my current workbook to split/freeze the first column and first 2
rows. Now, when I add a comment to the second row (in any column) my comments
are cut off if I should scroll down.
I don't ever remember the behavior before. And I don't know what I've done
to enable it but it's really annoying.
How do turn this off ?
...unable to paste Excel 2003 chart into Outlook 2003
(This was posted on "excel.charting" group.)
I have a user who's unable to paste an Excel 2003 chart into Outlook 2003
email message. In Outlook options, the checkbox is selected for "Use
Microsoft Office Word 2003 to edit e-mail messages".
When I tested this on my own computer running the same version of Office, if
the box is check, I have no problem pasting; if this box is cleared, I
cannot paste. But on his computer, it doesn't work regardless.
Thanks and regards,
...Pulling data from separate tabs
When charting in Excel 2002 is there a way to use sets of
data from two different tabs within the same worksheet?
For example, a spreadsheet contains separate tabs for
prior year and current year data. Is there a way to
reference the data or label series to pick up data from
I tried pointing and clicking, and then typing the
following as a reference for the axis labels:
='Prior Year'!$B$110:$M$110,'Current Year'!'$B$110:$M$110
but receive an error that I'm referring to an external
I've used the comma (') in the past to reference breaks ...Setting a dynamic range in a formula
I have a column of numbers and I always want the following arra
formula to use the last 12 entries:
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Assuming that Column D contains no blanks, try...
...confirmed with CONTROL+SHIFT+ENTER.
Hope th...Formula for cross tab data filling
How to using formula for data filling as below (Y/N) ?
Product A Product B Product C
System A Y N Y
System B Y Y N
System A Product A
System A Product C
System B Product A
System B Product B
...Increment A2 from A1 and A2 Sum #2
I have two cells:
A1 - manual value
B1 - automatic increment = B1 + A1
How can i make it?
(=error: circular reference)
Note: I have this formula repeated in some lines:
= B2 + A2
= B3 + A3
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...How to set "licence" for Access 2007 database?
I developed an Access 2007 db to a client. Now I want to make a year
based licence for that database that the client must pay if they want
to continue using the database after year. It must be so that database
cannot be used after this date. How I can accomplish this? Thanks!
On Mon, 12 Apr 2010 13:14:17 -0700 (PDT), Sandroid
>I developed an Access 2007 db to a client. Now I want to make a year
>based licence for that database that the client must pay if they want
>to continue using the database after year. It mu...Help with importing data
Can I have users fill in a form in Access and have that data be transferred
and updated to a spreadsheet. Need for fill out several fields and then
export to a specific spreadsheet and place that data into the cells that will
update that cell (add to the total in that cell) of a spreadsheet.
...ERROR: 5.1.2 or other punctuation after the recipient's email address.
I am trying to send a email to a group address I created with 58 addresses
When I try to send the email to this group I get the following Error:
"5.1.2 or other punctuation after the recipient's email address. "
I have gone back to the original contact cards and made sure the addresses
were all legal.
I have re-created the list, same problem
I have re-booted, same thing.
Any thoughts out there?
My wife and I have MBP's and are both running MS Office for Mac's, Entourage
Both of us have messages cued up in the out boxes th...how do I add error bars to a 3D chart in excel?
The help states you can only add error bars to data series in 2D area. Is
there a way to add them to a 3D chart?
I would not have thought so. Obviously as it is not a built-in option
the only way would be a work around perhaps using dummy series.
Unfortunately you can create 3d combination charts.
Stick with the 2d view.
> The help states you can only add error bars to data series in 2D area. Is
> there a way to add them to a 3D chart?
Andy Pope, Microsoft MVP - Excel
I checked, and error bars are not offered for 3D ch...Let me use the Line Color icon on charts
It would speed up a lot of my work if I could use the Line Color icon on
Excel charts, the same way I am able to use the Fill Color and Font Color
However, when I highlight any chart object, like the Plot Area, Chart Area,
or a Series, the Line Color icon is disabled.
Stuart Bratesman, Jr., MPP
Muskie School of Public Service
Univ. of Southern Maine
This post is a suggestion for Microsoft, and Microsoft responds to the
suggestions with the most votes. To vote for this suggestion, click the "I
Agree" button in the message pane. If ...predict future data
Is there a way to create an XY line graph wih plotted
data, yet leave room to predict future data on the axes?
I can get the graph, but the x and y axes stop at the last
data points, and I want those axes continued so that the
existing data can be examined and future data predicted
and plotted on the same graph, but I am not sure how to
accomplish this. Any suggestions would be appreciated.
1) Click on data series in chart, use Add trendline; in Option tab specify
some units forward
2) Read Help about TREND and FORECAST, and SLOPE and INTERCEPT
3) Get crystal bal...Terminal Server and GP Settings
Not being a Windows Terminal Server expert by any definition, I have a
question for somebody who is.
When wanting to have a user profile to store individual dex.ini files, my
understanding is that each user would have his own Windows folder under their
user folder. Additionally, if you typed SET at a command prompt, the settings
for WINDIR would point to that user-specific Windows folder. Is this thinking
Charles Allen, MVP
I think you also have to make certain that the dex.ini does NOT exist in the
program install location for GP or it will still look to that.
Dwight...COUNTIF MULTIPLE CRITERIA #2
To count if Col A=aa and Col B=bb and Col C=cc. Must meet all situation.
Adjust range references to suit your situation
Does that help?
"will A" wrote:
> To count if Col A=aa and Col B=bb and Col C=cc. Must meet all situation.
> will A
SUMPRODUCT does not work on a complete column, just a defined range, and all
ranges must b...Reference / Copy Dynamic Data
Have a worksheet listing products and prices for numerous suppliers.
This worksheet will change often.
What I would like is to reference this information on other worksheets.
I would also split the info onto a worksheet for each supplier.
Therefore i will have a worksheet for ABC and for XYZ, and the info in
these worksheets will change as the main "index" worksheet changes.
Worksheet ABC contains: