How may I add more than 256 columns to an Excel spreadsheet?

I am trying to create a horizontal 12 month calendar in an Excel spreadsheet. 
 I need 370 columns.  Is there anyway to accomplish this within Excel? 
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SPO (2)
9/14/2005 10:00:02 PM
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SPO, excel only has 256 columns

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"SPO" <SPO@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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> I am trying to create a horizontal 12 month calendar in an Excel
spreadsheet.
>  I need 370 columns.  Is there anyway to accomplish this within Excel?


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9/14/2005 10:22:16 PM
No, sorry. 256 is an absolute limit.

HTH. Best wishes Harald

"SPO" <SPO@discussions.microsoft.com> skrev i melding
news:75457654-C31C-4787-9790-D07E220849BA@microsoft.com...
> I am trying to create a horizontal 12 month calendar in an Excel
spreadsheet.
>  I need 370 columns.  Is there anyway to accomplish this within Excel?


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innocent (844)
9/14/2005 10:23:11 PM
Do you know of any other program, beside Microsoft Project that might work?

Thank you!

"Harald Staff" wrote:

> No, sorry. 256 is an absolute limit.
> 
> HTH. Best wishes Harald
> 
> "SPO" <SPO@discussions.microsoft.com> skrev i melding
> news:75457654-C31C-4787-9790-D07E220849BA@microsoft.com...
> > I am trying to create a horizontal 12 month calendar in an Excel
> spreadsheet.
> >  I need 370 columns.  Is there anyway to accomplish this within Excel?
> 
> 
> 
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SPO (2)
9/14/2005 10:34:03 PM
SPO wrote:
> Do you know of any other program, beside Microsoft Project that might work?
>
> Thank you!
>
> "Harald Staff" wrote:
>
>   
>> No, sorry. 256 is an absolute limit.
>>
>> HTH. Best wishes Harald
>>
>> "SPO" <SPO@discussions.microsoft.com> skrev i melding
>> news:75457654-C31C-4787-9790-D07E220849BA@microsoft.com...
>>     
>>> I am trying to create a horizontal 12 month calendar in an Excel
>>>       
>> spreadsheet.
>>     
>>>  I need 370 columns.  Is there anyway to accomplish this within Excel?
>>>       
>>
>>     
Nearly any other database program.  I use PostgreSQL, MySQL, and 
FileMaker in this respect.  Access can do the job, but I wouldn't 
purchase it over FileMaker.
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here9129 (4)
9/15/2005 1:51:06 AM
You'll have to put the continuation on a second sheet.

- D Hilberg

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rivertoad (6)
9/15/2005 6:46:01 AM
Access has a limitation of 255 fields in a table.

(Not saying that a field for each day is reasonable database design -it
would be awful)

HTH. best wishes Harald


"KJ" <here@there.net> skrev i melding
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> >>>  I need 370 columns.  Is there anyway to accomplish this within Excel?
> >>>
> >>
> >>
> Nearly any other database program.  I use PostgreSQL, MySQL, and
> FileMaker in this respect.  Access can do the job, but I wouldn't
> purchase it over FileMaker.


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innocent (844)
9/15/2005 2:45:18 PM
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