How to select series in chart?
I know I asked this question before, but (sigh) I cannot find the
answer now, when I need it of course.
How can I select a series in an Excel chart (XY Scatter) using the
keyboard, not the mouse?
The issue is: I have overlapping series, so it is difficult for me to
select a series by moving the mouse cursor to a point in one series and
right-clicking it, as I normally do.
Someone once mentioned a ctrl and/or shift key combination (I think)
that would allow me to select each series explicit in round-robin
fashion. That is what I am looking for again.
More generally, how could I have found...double clicking and draging a column in a chart to chg data
in Excel 2003, double clicking on a column in a chart and then dragging the
column up or down would change the data in a table upon which the chart
How does one do this in excel 2007?
That feature has been removed in 2007, there is no way to do it.
If this helps, click the Yes button.
"Tom of inns" wrote:
> in Excel 2003, double clicking on a column in a chart and then dragging the
> column up or down would change the data in a table upon which the chart
> How does one do this in excel 2007?
&g...Linking a Chart with graphics to ppt
when I create a chart with scatters, which carry graphics like
and link this to Powerpoint, the graphics are shown there in a very low
quality with large pixels.
Any ideas how to improve this?
Thanks in advance,
Customer credit limit override approval workflow
Hello all, Just wondering if/where we can have the override credit limit
just in effect on either the Order or Invoice and not both. TY
No, the concept is that when you clear a credit hold on an order the customer
must have paid their bill our you increased their credit, which would allow
it to move forward as an invoice, unless, of course, they over charged and
under paid again.
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Get our Free Tips and Tricks Newsletter and check out our...chart MAcro to change on activecell
Here is the macro below.. The only problem is that the columns change every
month. so range (columns)keeps widening.... I have sorted it by selecting
range upto column N. so it is provided for all 12 months.
But now the "Grand total" column which is always the last column also gets
included..(.which shouldnt be included in the range for the chart)
Is there a way to modify this macro ?
Dim ThechartObj As ChartObject
Dim Thechart As Chart
Dim Userrow As Long
Dim CatTitles As Range
Dim SrcRange As Range
Dim SourceData As Range
If Sheets("summary").Ch...Multiple stacked bar charts
I have a project where i have to chart the compliance of three groups over a
number of months. So for each data set there is a Compliance#1 stacked upon
NonCompliance#1, then Compliance#2 stacked upon NonCompliance#2 and finally,
you guessed it, Compliance#3 stacked upon NonCompliance#3.
When i design a chart in excel it wants to place everything on top of each
other producing one column of six not the required three columns of two for
each week in the display. Can anyone point me i the right direction for
you can achieve this effect by having two layers in your x axis
the at...transparent areas in charts?
How do you create transparent areas in imbedded charts? (for Excel 2003).
When I click on "Format Chart area", then "Fill effects", there is a place
where you can change the transparency settings, but it is faded out and will
not work. Any Ideas?
You can make most elements totally transparent. Ignore the transparency
button, which is only for decoration. Instead, if you set an element's area
to none, the element will be transparent.
Jon Peltier, Microsoft Excel MVP
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Using Excel 2k, Win 2k
I was trying to print to line charts on a single page to demonstrate the
corelation between the two data sets.
I would like to print in portait mode with one chart on top of page and one
on bottom. Excel only seems to offer putting chart 2 on a separate page or
embedding it in chart one.
I am not very familiar with excel charting capabilites can anyone suggest a
...Using mouse wheel in VB editor
Just tried using the mouse wheel to scroll within visual basic editor in
excel but it wont let me. How can I turn this feature on. I am using Excel
Thanks in advance.
This is a known problem with the latest MS mouse drivers. You
can either install version 4 of the drivers (current version is
5), or use FreeWheel, and freeware program at
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ne...Send to certain person using specific email account
I send an email to a certain receipient but don't want to use the
default email account.
Is it possible that when I send to them (plain text) , that it will
choose the other account I want to use to send it? Please advise how I
set this up.
I do not believe that this can be achieved automatically through standard
use of Outlook as you need to manually specify the name of the account to
send from if different than the default.
However, it would be possible using the Outlook object model. An Addin would
need to be developed that monitored each mail item prior to sending. If the
d...Use exchange from a trusted domain
I have domain a and domain b. Domain a is all set upp with exchange etc.
Domain b was bought, and they don't have exchange. I have trust between the
domains and file sharing and authentication are ok.
What we want to do is, make users on domain b and let them use the exchange
(on a seperate storage) on domain a.
The users on domain b must logon to domain b, but need to have mailbox on
Domain a are running on win2003 and exchange 2003. Domain are running on
win2003 with forest and domain ready for exchange.
thanks in advance,
Thi...Using Access 2003 on client to see Sharepoint 2007
Testing a Sharepoint environment and I can easily manipulate and run the
database from Access 2007, but when I try to use Access 2003 it wants me to
save the database to a location. The Access 2003 has the compatiblity pack,
but it seems to not work when I download it.
So the question is using Sharepoint 2007 and posting the Access 2007 format
to it, can a user go to the sharepoint site and use a 2003 Access database
that has the compatibility pack and open without having to download it?
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I need to store files of various types (such as .doc, .xls, .jpg, .pdf,
..wmv, ...) in a database. Upon retrieval of such a file I have the file as
data in memory in a CMemFile. I need to then "display" the file in the
aproriate application. If I were to write the CMemFile to disk and create
an actual file I could then, of course, use ShellExecute() to launch , say
Word to display a .doc file.
However, I would much prefer to avoid the overhead of writing the data to an
actual file and then dealing with having to detect when the User is done and
cleaning up the file I had ...Can i use conditional formating on a cell when it contains a formula?
I am trying a "conditional formatting" on a cell that contains
formula, but it didn't work.
"If cell value is equal to 0 then font - white" This doesn't work,
If i use this condition on a cell without formula it works just fine.
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are you sure your formula returns an exact zero?. Could you post the
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Does somebody know what happens when I write in the 'TEMP' environment
variable more than one directory, seperated by a ';' (For example
'C:\windows\temp ; d:\temp')?
Does the OSs (98, 2000, XP) know to use BOTH directories as a temporary
...Indirect Method for Name Box Variable? #2
The reason I want to do this is that I have to collect data on a dail
basis but I have to display it on a graph on a weekly basis.
I select the entire week of cells and give it a name like week52.
The following week I have to select the entire week and name i
Everything is set up that I can just copy and the numbers will progres
for whatever length of time I need to graph (months, years, etc) excep
Maybe I'll just go back to using the range of cell numbers.
Chris Bre...Using INDIRECT within functions
I learned a bit from JLathman in a previous post but tried to use the same
methodology with this formula (also learned from this Group to get the last
entered value in a column) without much luck.
The original formula was this with 2009 sheet being static:
Trying to make it dynamic I tried the following without success:
=LOOKUP(INDIRECT("2,1/(" & O1 & "!$H$3:$H$65536<>"")," & O1 &
Did I miss something or are...How to use count for calls per hour
I am trying to create a pivot table and chart that will show me the # of
calls per hour by day for a range of dates Aug 1 - Sept 19. My data looks
like this where each line is the date and time of the call:
How do I get a count of the # of the calls per hour by day?
8/1/08 12:48 AM
8/1/08 1:53 AM
8/1/08 2:36 AM
8/1/08 3:24 AM
8/1/08 3:37 AM
8/1/08 4:04 AM
8/1/08 4:44 AM
8/1/08 4:55 AM
8/1/08 4:58 AM
8/1/08 7:02 AM
8/1/08 7:28 AM
8/1/08 7:43 AM
8/1/08 7:47 AM
8/1/08 7:56 AM
8/1/08 7:58 AM
8/1/08 8:13 AM
8/1/08 8:33 AM
8/1/08 9:07 AM
8/1/08 10:28 AM
8/1/08 10:38 AM
8/1/08 10:44 AM
8/1/08 ...copy chart from Excel to Powerpoint
I am trying to copy a chart from Excel to Powerpoint, but the button is
grayed out and it won't let me copy it.
You can convert the chart to a GIF (a picture) with my Excel Objects converter.
> I am trying to copy a chart from Excel to Powerpoint, but the button is
> grayed out and it won't let me copy it.
...Help! charts disappearing, new charts crashing powerpoint
When i open a presentation the charts vanish...i have restarted, they come
back. I try to edit a chart, and it crashes powerpoint after a few clicks.
What can I do...whole afternoon going crazy!
If you are using v 2007 there is a hotfix which is meant to cure some chart
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> When i open a pres...How export all mailbox-enabled users from the GAL using Outlook?
We have a user which, for administrative reasons, needs to export all
mailbox-enabled users in the GAL now and then. They just need all the
names. Is there a straightforward way for them to do that?
We don't want to give them any special permissions and want to avoid
server scripting. Ideally, they should be able to export it to a CSV
file or any text file.
> We have a user which, for administrative reasons, needs to export all
> mailbox-enabled users in the GAL now and then. They just need all the
> names. Is there a straightforward way fo...SQL 2008 running on a VM using all allocated memory
I've got a sql2008 server running on a VM. There's 9GB of physical RAM,
which 7GB have been allocated to SQL Server. But when i look at task manager,
i see that the SQL server is actually using all 7GB, which is pegging the
memory usage of the overal box at above 90% used. We're mostly a sql2005
shop, and none of those servers are doing this. I have sql2005 running on
VM's, someone actual servers as a named or default instance, and some even
clustered. None of them have this problem. Is this a normal thing with
sql2008 only? Any insight would be greatly appre...Anyone use Promys CRM software integrated with GP Dynamics?
Our company is considering using Promys as a CRM to create quotes and
sales orders for the sales team. I am concerned about the integration
with GP and what the pitfalls may be. Is anyone here currently using
Promys with GP Dynamics?
...Loading Text File to TextBox using LoadFromFile
I'm creating a form that allows the user to pick a txt file (dialog) and
then display the path and contents on the form. The code has been cobbled
together as I found the pieces that worked, so bear with. I got the file
picker working and displaying the file name on the form, but the file
contents won't display. I had a feeling the problem had to do with importing
a namespace (see the error in the code when I tried "Imports System.IO") or
with a missing reference.
Using Access 2003.
References: VB for Apps, MS Access 11 Obj Lib, OLE Auto, MS V...Text box in Embedded chart is cut off
Hi. I am having a problem with an embedded chart that appears differently in
word versus how it appeared originally in Excel. Specifically, the top of
the chart (in excel) has a text box that divides the chart (it is a vertical
bar graph) into subcategories (labels at the bottom are used to specify what
each bar signifies; but these are taken from the associated cell range).
Originally, the chart was labeled by a single text box, separated by spaces:
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When this chart is linked in word, the text displays like this (tho&...