Looking for Excel Help
I'm a very novice Excel user and am looking for a little help with
creating a formula for a spreadsheet I'm creating for
my personal use. I would appreciate some
assistance if possible. Thanks in advance.
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Post a sample of what you want to do.
Your question is just a tad open ended <g>
Norman Harker MVP (Excel)
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"DanB4105" <DanB4105.ywtpa@excelfor...New to excel
I'm new to Excel ( and to this forum :) ) and so I hope somebody may b
able to help me.
I've got 2 questions....
I've got a spreadsheet which takes data from one worksheet and uses i
to calculate data in a second worksheet using the following code
=IF('4th November 2005'!B19="","nothing here dude",IF(B19<'4th Novembe
2005'!B19,"UP",IF(B19='4th November 2005'!B19,"Same",IF(B19>'4t
The problem is, when I create a new worksheet I have...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
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How do I migrate I personal folders file (.pst) from Outlook 2000 to Outlook
Read the Help Files:
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> How do I migrate I personal folders file (.pst) from Outlook 2000 to
Thanks Russ it helped. By the way how can I get to this useful help files?
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> Read the Help Files:
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charts that are mapped to various data fields in an XML Map, which is in turn
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On the first click on the button the macro works ok.
On the second click, it fails because the all assigned macros on all buttons
in the active workbook changed from "mba" to "book1!mba". Book 1 doesn't
exists (wasn't opened, wasn't saved, doesn't have the macros).
I've never experienced this problem before??
Can anyone help to solve this problem?
The macro to do this is c...Excel 97 #9
Please can anyone help???
I have two columns in Excel 97. The first contains a list of statu
values eg. pending, or granted or withdrawn. The second contains date
eg.01/12/1997, 05/06/2003. I woudl like to know how to get all th
granted apps before 31/12/2003. Can anyone help please
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theres many ways, but an easiest way would be to do a
sort. Highlight the 2 columns, click on data, then sort,
then sort by status, then by date. this should group them
all together. hope this helps...toe
>Please can anyo...Unable to Save in Publisher 2000 to Flash Drive
I work in a school district and one of our teachers uses Flash Drives/Memory
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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
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...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,
...learning Excel #3
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How do turn this off ?
...setup Windows Mail as Word 2003 default emailer
All I can do is setup Outlook. I do not use Outlook.
I would like to email Word docs using MS Windows Mail (new version of Express)
In the Windows Start area, type Regedit into the search bar and then start
the Registry Editor and go to
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field enter Windows Mail so that after you click OK, you have
(Default) REG_SZ WIndows Mail
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enabled, have you tested the sender filtering?
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When charting in Excel 2002 is there a way to use sets of
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For example, a spreadsheet contains separate tabs for
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reference the data or label series to pick up data from
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following as a reference for the axis labels:
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High-light the number, type your number, hit return. It that doesn't work for
you, on the toolbar, format, font.
Mary Sauer MSFT MVP
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> highlighting figure in font ...Excel corrupts when asking to update vlookups
We are experiencing weird behavior with some Office 2K3 Excel spreadsheets
that contain lots of calculations, but no macros. On some pc’s Excel acts
normally, on others you get the error. I have a couple of screen shots
Any help is appreciated.
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I have searched the MS KB & Office online, but no joy
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deleted items that were being saved by retention policy.
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I would not have thought so. Obviously as it is not a built-in option
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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
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When you select the autofilter, the drop down list is created from the
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I want my autofilter drop down
list to read:
red instead of red, blue, green
blue red, blue
blue, green (like
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