How do I use a "subtract" function in Excel?
if you want to subtract the value in B1 from the value in A1 and have the
answer display in C1 then in C1 type
Hope this helps
"Kelly" <Kelly@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
...Error: Invalid byte was found at byte index 63.
Does anyone know what this means:
"Invalid byte was found at byte index 63. "
If yes, please help.
> Does anyone know what this means:
> "Invalid byte was found at byte index 63. "
That means exactly what it says: At index 63 XML parser found a byte, which is
invalid either according document's encoding or is forbidden in XML documents
at all (see list of allowed in XML characters at
Multiconn Technologies, Israel
When I select cells to copy as a picture in Excel 2007, the resolution is
terrible. Text and objects with shadow's are very blotchy when pasting the
How do you change the resolution of a 'Copy Picture'?
...Input Excel 'Password to Open' through control in access form
We know,Excel has prompt password
to open it files.
Is it possible to create a code that can
supplies the excel prompt password?.So that when we
open the excel file through our access control in a form,
the excel files can be opened automatically.But when the
excel files opened from its default icon,it will prompt a
...Error Generating the Offlice Address Book
I have a mixed site with 3 5.5 server and 4 2003 servers. I installed
2003 SP1 a few weeks back and since then I'm having an issue
generating my Offline Address Book.
Here the event log messages I'm getting.
Event ID 9331:
OALGen encountered error 80040107 (internal ID 501023d) accessing the
public folder store while generating the offline address list for
address list '/'.
- Default Offline Address List
For more information, click
Event ID 9335:
OALGen encountered error 80040107 while cleaning the offline address
list public ...XCH Error 3092, OAB replication
I am getting error 3092 for OAB in Exchnage 2003 (migrated from 5.5)
"Error 1129 occurred while processing a replication event.
Folder: (3-8) NON_IPM_SUBTREE\OFFLINE ADDRESS BOOK\EX:/o"
Tried to delete offilne addressbook and recreate but error has not stopped.
Any help will be a great help on where to look to get rid of this issue.
...Excel not Access
I have designed an Access database that holds records relating to my stores
audit results going back for about 5 years plus a load more information
relating to these stores. This was used to produe a pack once a month,
however a change in senior management means that I have got to shelve this
and prodce a similar pack in Excel.
The idea would be that the user could select a month or a 12 mnth date range
that would produce data that could then be used to populate a number of excel
templates that have been designed. Having not used excel for years I would be
grateful for any suggestion...How to keep format when importing Excel into SQL.
Can anybody help me please?
When I import Excel file into SQL, a field that formated as 0000000000
(custom), loosing leading zeros. I tried to change data type in SQL after
importing. No luck.
I appretiate any help.
See if using IMEX=1 helps:
I tried this, but got an error: "The OLE DB provider
"Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0" has not been registered."
Thank you very much for looking into this.
"Plamen Ratchev" wr...Auto-format in Microsoft Excel.
Each time i try to enter a number range, for example, 8-
10, in Excel, it constantly re-formats it to a date. If I
change the formatting to "General" it turns it into a
random number, usually 38209. I would like to turn off
ALL auto-formatting, but that's probably asking too
much. How do I disable this frustrating feature?
When you enter "8-10" in a cell, that's not strictly a number but Excel
thinks you mean a date so converts it as such.
A date is a number and in your example the number 38209 represents August 10
2004 which is not a ra...function to check for entry
I'll try and make this as clear as I can...
I am looking for a function that will check column b,c,d,e for an entr
if there is an entry then check row n in the same row for it's value.
that's the first bit, then I need to be able to check the date valu
(month) in column a and total it for the month.
perhaps I could run the first function only looking for month=1 o
something and just run it 12 times?
not sure how to go about this
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well I've got this far but it still doesn't work and gives an error:
=IF(MONTH(A3:A167)=4,...Invalid XML error when I open customization setting
I have a problem when I try to open customization setting after I import an
entity. The system errored "Invalid XML" "The XML passed to the platform is
not well-formed XML". Please recommend how to resolve this problem. Thanks.
...Opening Excel Workbooks
I'm running into an issue where if I click on an Excel
file through My Documents, it doesn't automatically bring
I get the toolbar but the actual spreadsheet doesn't
appear on the screen. I have to click on the taskbar to
get it to pop up.
If I already have Excel active and I open a file through
Excel, this doesn't happen.
Here is a similar thread:
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Take a look at Tools-Options-General tab- uncheck ignore
other application...How to change font size on formula bar in Excell 2007
I don't find Tools>Options>General (as suggested in other post answers) in
Excel 2007. On the Office button there is an Excel Options but it doesn't
provide a method of changing font size on the office but. My font is so
small I can barely see it.
Office button>ExcelOptions>Popular tab>in the "When creating new workbooks"
section, choose font and font size
Microsoft MVP - Excel
"jimwillie" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
news:588AAC05-0F52-404E-AA01-128E70E02D0B@microso...Unexpected error message on closing an Excel file
Suddenly I am getting the following message when I try to close a workbook:
"Your formula contains an invalid external reference to a worksheet.
Verify that the path, workbook, and range name or cell reference are
correct, and try again"
The mysterious thing is that it does not happen consistently and that, after
I click OK after the above message, I can still save the file.
What might be the cause of this error message and can the "invalid
reference" be tracked down using one of the utility add-ins such as J.
If it only happens when you close ...Linker Error after upgrade from VC7.1
After upgrading a VC7.1 project to visual studio 2005, it failed to build in
the release configuration with the follwoing error :
1>nafxcw.lib(winocc.obj) : error LNK2005: "public: class CWnd * __thiscall
CWnd::GetDlgItem(int)const " (?GetDlgItem@CWnd@@QBEPAV1@H@Z) already defined
The debug build works fine.
The project uses MFC in a static library.
Well, after doing some research, it seems that this one is tied to the fact
that in a release configuration, _AFX_ENABLE_INLINES is defined, so inline
functions are embedded in the .obj file.
Sure there...help with simple maths in excel
I want to do a simple arithmatic excercise in excel for my grand daughter.
It is stuff like 2+2 =4
Smart me has hit a problem at the first hurdle...
I need to put 2 in one cell the + in another cell and then 2 in another = in
another and then she puts the answer in the next one. So the above would
have 4 cells completed and she would put the answer in the 5th one.
When I use the + or = sign in a cell of its own it (excel) thinks I am doing
an equation, is there a way around this?
I will work on the answer like if she gets it correct or wrong how I will do
that...a sound or som...Size of dynamically allocated array
What's the easiest way to determine the size (number of objects) of a
dynamically allocated array?
While it's probably not reliable, I did find that the address you get back
from the 'new' operator is not the actual starting address of the allocated
block. If you subtract sizeof(DWORD)*4 from that address and then read the
value at that address, you'll have the requested size, but not the actual
size that the memory manager allocated. For example:
char *p = new char;
strcpy(p, "Hello World!"); // not necessary but does help to locate stuff in
mem...How To Copy MS Word mailing labels into Excel
I have a word doc that I want to put into Excel. I want to add some
more fields to the names and addresses. Is this simple or do I have to
learn how to program?
City of Grand Prairie
Michael, have you tried to copy and paste the data into excel?
Always backup your data before trying something new
Please post any response to the newsgroups so others can benefit from it
Feedback on answers is always appreciated!
Using Excel 2000 & 97
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"Michael Rodriguez" <email@example.com> wrote in messa...How do I use traffic lights in excel
I am wanting to use traffic lights in excel that change colour based on the
result of a variance cell, ie if the result of the cell is 10 make the
traffic light green, if it is 20 make the traffic light amber, if the result
is 30 make the traffic light red. How do I do this?
Format>Conditional Formatting>Cell Value is:
Note: you can add up to 3 conditions(4 if you count default)
Gord Dibben Excel MVP
On Wed, 22 Dec 2004 16:35:03 -0800, Shorty <Shorty@discussions.microsoft.com>
>I am wanting to use traffic lights in excel that change colour based on the
&g...error on upgrade: ID 4386
I am upgrading from DPM 2010 RC to DPM 2010 RTM, 64 bit version, on Win 2008
The RC is working without any issues. The upgrade scenario is supported.
At the very end of the process the upgrade fails giving me the following.
The SQL Server installation failed because a restart was pending on this
computer. Restart the computer and then start DPM Setup again.
ID: 4386. Details: Unknown error (0x84be0bc2)
Restarting the server does not correct the issue. On the next attempt I am
getting the same error message.
Where to look for the pending rest...Looking for help on timing within a function
At the facility I work, our associates use a very basic access database to
sign out individual work orders on an interval of around every 12 minutes.
They have asked if it would be possible to put a timer on the front page of
the database to show how long they have been working on the current work
order, updating each time they sing out another order.
I am not very adept at access nor is the rest of our management staff. Is it
possible to add this function, so they can better keep time of their work
Use the Form Timer event. Here is an example of how it can be done. In this
i installed windows xp, and i set up all my email
accounts. they are all working , except one: i receive
0x800cc0f message, which states that the service has been
interrupted, contact your ISP...., but this is not the
case, since my internet conneciton is working fine
all the account settings are correct
I am having the same problem. I have to close outlook and reopen to retrieve
all of my messages.
Have you found a resolution yet?
> i installed windows xp, and i set up all my email
> accounts. they are all working , except one: i receive
> 0x800c...[b]Can I download Excel data to a MS Access database?[/b]
I've built an Excel 2002 form that I want our internal customers to
access from our intranet, and use. Once completed, they will send it
to us as an e-mail attachment. I'd like to be able to open it, and
somehow download the data from the form into an MS Access 2002
database I've built (so that we don't have to rekey it into the
Is this possible or even feasible? Any and all help is appreciated.
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in Access check 'File - Import External data'
I have a 23.8 meg excel 2000 spreadsheet set for manual calculation saved to
my local hard drive. Every time I try to open it, it takes forver and
sometimes never opens but I do not get any error messages, let me just tell
you that I am running a P4, 1 GB memory, Office 2K with SP3, and nothing else
running when I try to open it. As I said it is set for manual calculation,
and it is cleared to not auto calculate when opening or closing. Any idea's
as to why this is happening?
I don't know why you're having this problem but I would like to point
something out for w...Excel DNS query
Is there a way for an Excel function to query a DNS server?
Not that I know of, but you can turn on the macro recorder, use 'get
external data' and tailor the resulting code into a user function of your
E.g. I've used this to create a button to get MS-Access data from a query
that has the same name as the sheet (tab) name. It saves me a lot of
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