Can i use Windows Search to find a number within Excel?
If i use Widnows search of the CONTENTS of files (not file names), i find in
Excel, that for cells that contain text, they can be found. But, it does
not appear to me that numbers can be found. Of course the number as Excel
stores it may differ from how it is displayed. But, does anybody know if
this is possible?
For instance, i have a cell with the number 3,709,227 in it, as it appears
in Excel (as formatted). I tried typing the number both with and without
the commas, into WIndows search, but Windows search still does not find the
Excel file that contains that number.
So, any kn...Excel 2007: Problem with refresh screen (when minimizied)
On our network (around 40 workstations; Win XP Pro and Office 2007) we have
particular the following problem:
The user minimized the Excel programm window and do some other works in
other applications, return to the minimized Excel window and want to maximize
the Excel window. Result: The Excel window is empty. You can paricular see
some rows or colums but often not. We try out also other graphic card but get
no success. Any ideas?
...Using installer Cleaner
Sorry, my initial post mentionned mistaken Registry cleaner. I meant
Installer Cleaner is a neat tool when the standard uninstall process fails.
I am wondering if there is a way to track changes made to the registry
while removing a given entry with this Installer Cleaner?
If you mean the windows installer cleanup utility, read the caveats before
using the tool; which in any case only removes the installer entries, and
not the actual program
"John Doue" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
news:ORyraR2zKHA.6112@TK2MSFTNGP0...excel 97 filename truncation in Windows XP Pro
I have a legacy application that runs in Excel 97. I have
Excel 97 and Excel XP loaded on a new machine that runs
Windows XP Pro. The legacy application fails because the
filename of a workbook is truncated during the saveas
command. When I do a manual saveas in Excel 97, the
filename truncates to the first letter. If I do the same
thing in Excel XP, the saveas works normally.
There have been a few posts describing the same problem. I searched google and
The last post in the thread suggested an answe...Paying a lot of money for a formal dress that you will only wear once can be frustrating. Used clothing stores can offer an extensive selection of formal wear at affordable prices that you or your d
Paying a lot of money for a formal dress that you will only wear once
can be frustrating. Used clothing stores can offer an extensive
selection of formal wear at affordable prices that you or your
daughter will love.
Used clothing stores are full of ite...Changing the fields the LOOK FOR facility uses
Ive had a good look round the system and dont think this is possible,
just wondered if anybody else has any ideas.
The issue is as follows :-
If I go to the default cases view (All Cases), I can see all cases
against all accounts. I would like to be able to Look For all or part
of an account name (or potentially other fields) to quickly filter this
Is it possible to alter or add the fields that the Look For facilty
will use to return results? or Can an advanced find use take arguments?
Go to Settings - Customization, and customize the Case enti...Office 2003 Opening a new Excel Doc.
I just updated to Office 2003 and everytime I open up a new workbook a blank
workbook name PERSONAL opens as well. How do I change that from happeneing??
Window>Hide and save the personal.xls
When you record a macro you have the option to save the macro
in this hidden workbook so you can use the macro in all your workbooks.
You can find the file in your Xlstart folder
Regards Ron de Bruin
"Jesse" <Jesse@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:65505D55-31EB-4BAA-A32D-B052F70E03AD@microsoft.com...
>I just...Two Excel tables in MS Query
How can I link two tables in two Excel-files, in MS Query and result view in
I can link two tables in one Excel-file.
ActiveSheet.PivotTableWizard SourceType:=xlExternal, SourceData:=Array( _
"SELECT `TKG_DATA$`.YEAR, `TKG_DATA$`.MONTH, `TKG_DATA$`.DAY,
`TKG_DATA$`.TIME, `TKG_DATA$`.`INC/OUT`, `TKG_DATA$`.`C59/170`,
`TKG_DATA$`.`C46/158`, `TKG_DATA$`.`C356/137`, `TKG_DATA$`.`C355/358`, `TKG" _
"_DATA$`.`C354/357`, `TKG_DATA$`.`C32/142`, `TKG_DATA$`.`C30/116`,
`TKG_D...Merging excel office data into a publisher office project(Australi
Having problems when I get to the point in the merge wizard "catalog merge
template", with the DOB format to be entered into the membership card that I
have made in Publisher. It reverts back to American date format.
Could the problem be in the edit record section?
All seems to be okay till then. I have checked the regional settings etc.,
When I have finished template of merge & highlighted the DOB field gone to
language on tool bar and set language it still doesn't work then preview, it
has reverted to American.
...Does anyone still use vbAdvance?
I want to customize my DllRegisterServer function and vbAdvance
(http://vb.mvps.org/tools/vbAdvance/) sounds like it would be perfect.
Unfortunately after downloading and installing, I try to register the Custom
Registration example project "DllRegisterServerSample.dll" with regsvr32 and
I get an error x0..05.
I traced the problem to the code that starts the required vb stuff, in
MRuntimeInit, line 106:
hMod = GetModuleHandle("mydll.dll")
pGetClass = GetProcAddress(hMod, "DllGetClassObject")
If pGetClass Then
CopyMemory pCall, Init...how do I tell excell 2003 to print sheets back to front?
In excel 97 I could tell printer to start printing from the back page to the
front so the job would come off of the printer in the right order. I cannot
find that command in excell 2003. Am I overlooking it, or have they changed
the command convention to an obscure, hard to understand, jargon.
FILE | PRINT... | Click on the PROPERTIES button | PAGE ORDER, i.e. back to
> In excel 97 I could tell printer to start printing from the back page to the
> front so the job would come off of the printer in the right order. I cannot
> find that co...How can i get more 3D shapes for Auto shapes in excel?
Please suggest how i can get more shapes (simple as well as 3D ) in Auto
Shapes of drawing toolbar in excel & word?
...Export Excel file to SQL
I'm currently doing a project where it require client to
export excel spreadsheets to SQL. the application that is
using the excel spreadsheet exported is a web-based
application. Is it possible to do that? Any suggestion or
recommendation is greatly appreciated. thank you
Go to Enterprise Manager.
Browse to your database in the left pane (object browser).
Right click your database.
All Tasks --> Import Data.
Set your datasource to Microsoft Excel 97-2000 or whichever Excel version you have.
Click the ... button next to the File Name text box and browse to your Excel sheet.
M...Excell Cells: Auto Formatting
I have protected a workesheet and unfortunately when the people submit
information on the cells and it is too long than the actual height of the row
and it wont extend. What can I do?
When protecting the sheet allow users to format cells and rows.
Gord Dibben MS Excel MVP
On Tue, 9 Feb 2010 13:14:01 -0800, Sophie <Sophie@discussions.microsoft.com>
>I have protected a workesheet and unfortunately when the people submit
>information on the cells and it is too long than the actual height of the row
> and it wont extend. What can I do?
How do I jus...When using Terminal Server
When remote users open Outlook from a Terminal Server
session, they only see a small portion of the messages in
their inbox (and other folders) that are on the Exchange
Server, yet when they log in at the main office, they see
all messages. What controls the two different views and
how is it changed.
Thanks in advance for any help,
Bob Showalter, Packer International
...How do I create a drop down list in Excel 2003
How do I create a drop down list in Excel 2003. I've tried to use the help
menu and I cannot figure it out.
"Lenny" <Lenny@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> How do I create a drop down list in Excel 2003. I've tried to use the help
> menu and I cannot figure it out.
...Watermark in excel 2000
I'm trying to insert a watermark from a jpg file.
The probem is the watermark always stays on top and cover the text, no
matter I use the "send to back" button on or the item.
maybe the following sites will help you:
And for Excel 2002+:
>I'm trying to insert a watermark from a jpg file.
>The probem is the watermark always stays on top and cover
the text, no
>matter I use the "send ...Deleting Rows Automatically using a Text File List
I have a text file list of .jpg files that I want to delete (rows) from
Excel. The list has 800+ items in it. Deleting these rows one at a
time in Excel (after doing a "find") is terribly time consuming. Does
anyone know how to make Excel read my text file and delete the rows
with that filename in it (automatically). The filename (listed in the
text file) is in a column (in my excel sheet) called "filename".
Any help would be most appreciated!!! Seriously! I may have to spend
hours on this otherwise!
------------------------------...Maximum value to use autofiler feature in excel
Hi, does anybody know the maximum value to use autofilter
in ms excel? I heard my friend told me that excel could
filter only select data is less than 1000. He told me that
he has 4000 row and use autofilter, an expected record is
more than a thousand but the record display only 1000
maximum. I want to test like him too but I don't have any
file that contain alot many thousand of record.
Does anybody have any idea?
"Roath Kanel" <email@example.com> schrie...Excel 2000 #38
Hi - I use Excel 2000 and wish to display negative number, accounting and
currency values in parentheses. However in the Format Cell function in Excel
there is no option to use parentheses. The only option is to use the -ve
symbol or to display the value in red. How do I display the value in
Mike from Australia
> Hi - I use Excel 2000 and wish to display negative number, accounting and
> currency values in parentheses. However in the Format Cell functio...Excel 2003 ODBC Add-in
Where can I download Excel 2003 ODBC Add-In from ?
MS no longer delivers this addin with Excel 2003. But check out:
"Excel2003User" <Excel2003User@discussions.microsoft.com> schrieb im
> Where can I download Excel 2003 ODBC Add-In from ?
...DDE link error Excel freezes
I am using Excel 2003 and in one sheet I have a DDE link from anothe
program. When I open the sheet I get a question wether I want to updat
the fields or not. When I click YES the sheet normally opens and I ca
view the data. But sometimes it seems like Excel freezes and I have t
wait 3-5 minutes until it resumes.
Anyone that has any idea why?
The source program is always started first by the way.
Message posted from http://www.ExcelForum.com
...Excel 2003, Opening a file
I have this problem when trying to open a file in Excel. It takes along
time to drill down down in the folder list. Any ideas?
I suggest putting a shortcut to the file(s) or to the buried folder that your
file(s) are in. The shortcut could be on your desktop or in some folder
close to the "surface". To create the shortcut or your desktop you can
navigate to the desired folder (using My Computer), right click and drag the
folder to your desktop. When you release respond that you want to create a
shortcut (rather than moving or copying...can't save files in subfolders using Word #2
I'm running Word on a Mac running OS X. When I go to save a file in
Word, it only gives me the option to save in the root files like
"Documents" or "Applications." How do I save the file into a
subfolder? On a PC, I would double click to open the folders until I
got to the folder I needed. That doesn't work here. Can someone help?
I'm sure this is something obvious I'm missing.
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
> I'm sure this is something obvious I'...Excel cell display
I want a text box to display when I click on a particular cell - how can I
make that happen?
work for you?
> I want a text box to display when I click on a particular cell - how can I
> make that happen?
Yes, thanks - I found that after I posted of course (newbie to Excel). I was
looking to see if there was a macro I could gen to do the same thing...
> Insert> Comment
> work for you?
> "slantt" wrote:
> > I want a text box...