Counting text in a column
I used to think I was good at Excel until this stumped me.
I have a column with a variety of text in each cell.
Is there a formula or way I can take the whole column of data and hav
it come back with something similar to:
bob = 2
for all the variables in the column?
Please help, I am dying over here
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I have a worksheet with data on store sales:
StoreLoc Date Sales$
A 10/28/2005 $100
A 11/04/2005 $150
B 10/28/2005 $200
B 11/04/2005 $250
B 11/11/2005 $300
B 11/18/2005 $350
C 11/04/2005 $300
C 11/11/2005 $350
C 11/18/2005 $400
D 11/11/2005 $400
I wanted to do a two-way lookup on StoreLoc and Date and get the sal...Subtotals by Column
Hi, Need a support in:
Making subtotals by column not by row. Usually when I go Data-->Subtotals..,
It offers me: At each change in.. and then a series of column names. Well I
need to do it the other way.It's like traspose the outline. I've seen it on a
file but do not know how to do it.
Please any help is welcome
Hi, Did you tried Subtotal().
> Hi, Need a support in:
> Making subtotals by column not by row. Usually when I go Data-->Subtotals..,
> It offers me: At each change in.. and then a series of column nam...A formula that only shows the number of ex: "A" in a column and
Can i make a formula that only shows the number of ex: "A" in a column and
ignore any hidden rows that result from filtering.
Maybe i ca combine
=COUNTIF($P:$P;"=A") in some way?
You basically need to reproduce your filtering:
MS Excel MVP
"Gunnar Sandstr�m" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Can i make a formula that only shows ...Sum From Beginning of Column #2
How do I create a formula that adds from the top of a column?
Here's the situation.
I have a column of numbers (with a header of "Pay").
To the right of that colum I want to keep a running total ("Yearly Total").
Every time I get paid, I'm going to enter the amount in the pay column and
then I want the Yearly Total column to automatically add it.
When I create a fomula (say =SUM(B2:B21)), and propigate it down, it doesn't
start at the top. In others words the next formula is =SUM(B3:B22). I want
it to be =SUM(B2:B22). And, if a value is not filled in on t...Removing in column B when listed in Column A
I have a list of text in column A
I also have a list in column B
What I need to do is remove all the entries in colum a from column B
In the example above I would have in column B left
Hope this makes sence and someone can help.
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I assume your colums A en B are filled with values A1:A10 and B1:B10
Put in C1 the formula : If(ISNA(VLOOKUP(B1,$A$1:$A$10,1,0)),0,1) and copy
down to C10.
Copy and paste special / values column...Hide column in ListView
I have an asp.net web page with a databound ListView showing in Grid format.
I would like to conditionally hide a column in the ListView based on a
checkbox outside of the ListView. I have a ItemDatabound event and thought
the ListViewItemType could be checked but it only has data, insert and blank
properties. The checkbox is called ckHasOT and I was planning to check
something like If ckHasOT.Checked = False Then ....
I would like to hide the column from all Templates (Item, Edit and Insert).
"DavidC" <email@example.com> wrote...Switch row with column?
Hello guys, im very new to excel, and im trying to learn. I cant seem
to figure out how to switch my chart around. I have a list of
companies on the top, and down the left i have a list of locations.
How can i make the locations go on top, and the companies down the
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I am trying to create an XML file with nested 'child' data.
I have multiple columns that comprise the data relation(s).
How can I NOT include the related columns in the child nodes?
Code below (should be able to cut, paste, and run directly).
'Instantiate a new dataset.
Dim MyTrx As New DataSet
'Name the dataset.
MyTrx.DataSetName = "OUTPUT"
'Add a transaction table.
Dim dtTransaction As New DataTable
&...Export empty columns to Excel
I have a database, and some data in that needs to be imported into
another database through Excel. I have no control over this, that's
the way it needs to be. These Excel files have certain columns, and
not all of them relevant for my database.
Can I make a query with the relevant fields from my database, and have
the needed columns inserted where appropriate?
Also, some of my relevant fields have different names than the Excel
template. Can I change the column headings in my query to match the
For example if you have to export and leave columns 2 and 3 blank an...Calculating percent of times a value is in a column and total #
Ok so I have a column with values in it. Say A4:A12, the values entered will
always be 1, 2, 3, or 4. I need a formula that will calculate the % that say
a 1 appears in that range and I need a formula that will calculate the total
number of 1s in that range.
Format as percent
"clbritt76" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Ok so I have a column with values in it. Say A4:A12, the values entered
> alwa...large numbers not losing the end without formatting column
i need to be able to open a .csv file in Excel with large numbers and or
Leading zeros without having to put a ' single quote in or format the column
as text or import using text to columns so that i do not lose the
actual/original data i am passing to Excel - is there anyway to do this or
fool Excel in the .csv file into thinking the number field is a text field -
i have tried inserting a row at the begininng with only text in each column
but Excell still looses leading zeros and chops the ends of the numbers?
The problem is that Excel thinks it knows ...Inbox Columns company
I tried to add the column company from contacts to my inbox but the
field stays blank.
What Iam doing wrong ?
Thanks for your help
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Is there a way to get the column name in access while using vba? For example
I have a recordset that uses the valus reset1(1), etc. Can I figure out the
name of the column it selected?
"AJ" <AJ@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Is there a way to get the column name in access while using vba? For
> I have a recordset that uses the valus reset1(1), etc. Can I figure out
> name of the column it selected?
So "reset1" is the name of the recordset? Each field in th...Total width of multiple columns
Is there a quick way of finding out the total width of several adjacent
I'd be intrigued to understand why you need this but here's one way.
Call with =Col_Width()
Select a single row of cells and tap F9 to make it re-calculate
Function Col_Width() As Variant
Dim C As Range
If Selection.Rows.Count > 1 Then Exit Function
For Each C In Selection
Col_Width = Col_Width + C.ColumnWidth
When competing hypotheses are otherwise equal, adopt the hypothesis that
introduces the fewest assumptions while ...Return column number of matching cell in external range
Cell A1 in open_workbook_1 contains a text string.
The same text string will be found somewhere in closed_workbook_1
within the cell range A1:Z100
How can I return to cell A2 in open_workbook_1, the column number of
the cell in closed_workbook_2 which contains the text string?
> Cell A1 in open_workbook_1 contains a text string.
> The same text string will be found somewhere in closed_workbook_1
> within the cell range A1:Z100
> How can I return to cell A2 in open_workbook_1, the column number of
> the cell in closed_workbook_2 which contain...merge columns
I have data in Column B (same text in each field) that I want to
add to all of the fields in Column A (different text in each field)
I have tried merge & center and tried to work out how to do a
CONCATENATE but am totally stuck. Is there any way to
add the sentence in Col B to the end of the text in Col A
without cutting and pasting on every line??
Tell me there is an easy way to do this!!
If its a formula I need to use - where on earth do you write it??
Many thanks in advance
=A1&B1 (as a formula in cell C1, for example) will do your concatenation (or
=A1&&quo...How to remove a wildcard character from text column?
How does one remove a wildcard character from a text string?
In this case the text contains an asterisk followed by a slash. */
If you're talking about "Edit - Replace",
Precede the asterisk with the tilde ( ~* ) in the "FindWhat" box.
Please keep all correspondence within the Group, so all may benefit!
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I need a formula to identify which vendor has the lowest price for each
*Vendor A Vendor B Vendor C*
*Item 1* $10.00 $11.00 $9.00
*Item 2* $20.00 $18.00 $21.00
*Item 3* $4.25 $4.90 $4.65
Thanks / MS
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What is the simplest way to enter a sequence of values such as =SUM
(A1:A100),=SUM (B1:B100),=SUM (C1:C100), etc. into a COLUMN?
What is the simplest way of converting simultaneously such values to
I could only find a slow and clumsy method by putting the formula in a row,
right dragging, then using F4 on each individual cell before using paste
special with transpose.
> What is the simplest way to enter a sequence of values such as =SUM
> (A1:A100),=SUM (B1:B100),=SUM (C1:C100), etc. into a COLUMN?
=SUM(OFFSET($A$1,0,ROW()-1,1,100...how do I make columns independent of each other?
I am using Excel 2007 with survey results and would like to sort them by
question. There are 6 worksheets of data: one per campus with approximately
50 questions in the survey and 40 replies per campus. It is too cumbersome to
manually perform all these steps. I have the questions separated by column
and the answers are numerical ratings. I would like to sort these answers by
column independently without regard for the other columns. I would also like
to determine the percentage of those who answered 1, 2, 3, etc. Is there any
way to do this?
Sometimes k...Excel ODBC Driver, Get Column Names?
Can someone please tell me how to retreive the column NAMES from an Excel
spreadsheet. I can get the data, but I need to know the column names?
Here is an example that reads a sheet and displays the column names
Dim oConn As Object
Dim oRS As Object
Dim sFilename As String
Dim sConnect As String
Dim sSQL As String
Dim i As Long
sFilename = "c:\Mytest\Volker1.xls"
sConnect = "Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0;" & _
"Data Source=" & sFilename & ";" & _
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I have a series of data which includes different branches of the company (row
header) and different years (column headers). I want to create a stacked
chart with no labels or values shown, but with the data table at the bottom
of the chart.
Ideally, I would like the branches to be listed in alphabetical order (as
they appear in the original data worksheet). At the bottom of the data table
I would like to have the grand total (again, as it appears in the worksheet).
The glitch is that I do not want to have the grand total data included in
the chart (I only want it for information).
...Modifying the lookup window with VBA to sort by a column
How do I add VBA code so when I use the lookup button in Payroll Transaction
Entry that it will default to the Last Name Sort and start with the name
entered on the Payroll Transaction window in the Employee ID field.
You did not say which version, but if you are using the Advanced Lookup
windows, then you can set some defaults for these windows on Tools >>
Setup >> Company >> Advanced Lookups. Which will mean you don't need
VBA on this window.
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