Refresh Excel file
After refreshing an Excel file, does the record stay at the one you were
working on or does it go back to the first record of the file?
This doesn't seem like an Excel question. Maybe you could explain what
you're trying to do.
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| After refreshing an Excel file, does the record stay at the one you were
| working on or does it go back to the first record of the file?
...Bar chart with a Percentage
I have a bar chart that has 4 vertical bars. On the 2nd
and 4th bar I'd like to list the percentage it is of the
1st and 3rd bar, respectively. I already have labeled
each bar with its numerical value and data name.
Can I do this? If so, how? I've tried for about 2 hours
Thanks in advance for any help!
>I have a bar chart that has 4 vertical bars. On the 2nd
>and 4th bar I'd like to list the percentage it is of the
>1st and 3rd bar, respectively. I already have labeled
>each bar with its numerical value and data name....How do I link Excel pages to a different master Excel workbook?
I am trying to take part lists from different assemblies and link them to a
master part list. Ideally one sheet from the assembly part lists will have
many pages and be linked to a sheet in the master part list with the name of
that specific assembly.
I am operating on Midrosoft Office Version 2003.
open both the master and your part list on your master if you set a cell to
(="name of part list book"!A1) you can do that by clicking any cell on the
other workbook with them both open its just like a formula on the sheet only
instead it has the workbooks name first i hope thi...Graphing in Excel
Does anyone know any good graphing tutorials for excel??? I am havin
difficulty graphing a dual line graph. I don't know the problem
origin. Any help would be tremendous
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Pel...tangent excel question
this isnt necessarily an excel question, but it is related in that i
affects a spreadsheet im working on.
ive been looking for a centerline symbol, but none of the fonts i hav
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---------------------------------------------------------------------...Excel 2007 Pivot Tables
1. How can I create a Pivot Table from a text file, downloaded from a
mainframe database? I have been told this could be done in previous versions
2. If I get a new text file each day, how can I refresh the existing Pivot
Table, without the necessity of recreating
Thank you very much
Import the Text file into Excel.
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> 1. How can I create a Pivot Table from a text file, downlo...Excel Function VLOOKUP
I'm having trouble looking up a table of "Names". The table deifene
below is called ROL_IS and list hundred of other defined tables.
but no errors where
=VLOOKUP(CUR_MON,ROL_IS,3,FALSE) ANS: ACT_IS
The array function in VLOOKUP appears not to converting formula to
If anyone knows or needs further details if would be appreciated.
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If I understand you correctly
=VLOOKUP(A33,INDIRECT(VLOOKU...Change the default color Excel 2007 uses to highlight selected cel
I'm using Excel 2007 and I'd like to change the default color Excel 2007 uses
to highlight the selected cells in a worksheet. When selecting a range (ex.
A1:D10). The selected range takes on a light transparent blue. Very hard to
see when working in selected range.
I've tried changing Office>Excel Options>Popular>Color Scheme - 3 colors to
choose from (Blue, Silver, Black). This doesn't make a difference with the
selection color at all. Also tried to change the
Personalization>Appearance>Different Color Schemes with the Advanced
option>Item areas, thi...Have free download for Excel for viewing files only.
I have received a file in an email and I cannot view it because I don't have
Excel. PowerPoint has a free download so that you can view a presentation.
If Excel had this same option, people would be able to view a spreadsheet
sent to them for free. If that person wanted to make any changes to the
file, THEN they would need to purchase Excel.
You can download XL viewer from here
Watch for text wrap,
"CJPrevette" <CJPrevette@discussions.microsoft.co...Excel 2003 #4
Hope someone out there can help, I have lost the toolbars and menu bars in
Excel, at first I thought it was showing full screen but it wasn't I then
tried to Alt/V to bring up the view menu but again nothing. Have
re-installed Excel but still not showing, can anyone help me with this please.
And you're sure that the window isn't just too far up and off the visible
viewing area--so all that you would need to do is resize that window?
If you can see excel's application title bar, then this isn't the problem.
If you want to reset all the toolbars back to factory default...Accessing Excel pages using VB
Hi. I'm wondering if any of you can help me with a problem I'm having. It's
likely a trivial answer, but I'm not seeing it at the moment.
I'm using VB 6.0 and Excel 2002.
I have an Excel workbook that has information about days of the month --
each day having an individual spreadsheet 'Day (1)', 'Day (2)', etc. as tabs
along the bottom of the workbook. I want to be able to access information
from individual "days" using a VB application and do some processing and then
printing of the data in VB.
First of all, when addressing data on spre...Distorted Print Preview in Excel 2007
All of the sudden Print Preview and printing is distorted as compared to the
chart as displayed during design. Verticle grid lines are missing and the
horizontal axis appears to be log.
...Changing how Excel INTERPRETS dates
Anybody know how to change the way Excel interprets dates? For the lif
of me I can't remember.
I don't just mean reformatting a cell. I mean if one would typ
"8/11/04" Excel would read this as November 08, 2004 and not August 11
Any hope would be much appreciated,
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this is defined in your Windows - Region...Excel Formula 02-06-10
I Need a Formula which can tell me eg. on seperate wotksheet a report of
which product is chipset and from which suppliers.Thanks for any help I get.
A B C
1 Product 1 Supplier 2 £10.00
2 Product 2 Supplier 1 £8.00
3 Product 3 Supplier 2 £8.00
4 Product 2 Supplier 2 £6.00
5 Product 1 Supplier 2 £11.00
6 Product 3 Supplier 1 £7.00
Farid, I think you mean:-
- and not chipset.
> I Need a Formula which can tell me eg. on seperate wotksheet a report of
> which product is chipset and from which ...Excel macro deployment
I have been deploying Excel macro to workstations using an MSI. The MSI
creates a folder under program folders and drops the xla files in the folder.
The installer also sets a registry value. When the user opens Excel, the
This works fine for Excel 2003.
What do I need to do to properly install Macros under Excel 2007 and Excel
...Importing to access from excel
I understand that access uses the first 15 rows of an imported excel sheet to
determine whether the access field is numerical or text. I have a worksheet
with a date column, and columns that contain both numbers and text entries
(in the form of less than values e.g.<1). Therefore the date column cannot
be changed to text or number otherwise it looses the correct format. And
although the numbers can be changed to text in excel they are only recognised
as numbers in access. The only way I have found to get the all the
information across from excel into access without error values (e...Excel 2007
In Excel 2002 I built a simple line chart with 3 series, date bottom axis -
the source date table was a huge worksheet of 1000 lines and 30 columns, but
and my chart used 3 contiguous columns plus a non-contiguous date column. To
update the chart daily, i simply added the new line to the worksheet,
extended my selection box to cover that line and the chart was done. I had
set up legend titles that were not the same as the related column titles.
Now that I have converted to Excel 2007, none of this works - when I try to
update the series data, the chart melts into one line and I lose ...Cannot open Excel attachments
Hello, I have a user that cannot open Excel attachments from inside Outlook.
He gets a security message and is given an option to save the attachments or
cancel. He can open all other attachments without this warning appearing. I
checked his registry and he has .xls files in the exception that is posted
on the MS KB. He has Excel 2002 and Outlook 2002. His e-mail comes through
an Exchange server. I do not have special security settings in place for
this user. I cannot find anything else on Google or MS. Please help. Thank
Aaron hu kiteb:
> Hello, I have a user that cannot op...Sharing an excel file onto webserver?
MS Excel 2002 (SP2)
Is it possible to put a spreadsheet up onto a webserver
and have different members of our company (who are
located in different cities[!]) each access the same
Ideally it would lock itself if anyone was trying to
do edit /update the spreadsheet, so as to stop anyone
else from over-writing their content at the same time...
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I have managed to get two PCs *reading* the same
copy of an Excel (2002)...Unwanted formating (excel 2000)
We have to import a file (CSV) where data in a column is in "999:99" or
For unknown to me reason the built in logic treats that data as Time
and Excel converts some data in this column into wrong format.
23:25 will stays 23:25
25:00 will be converted into 25:00:00
120:00 will be converted into 120:00:00
When I format column as text
23:25 will be converted into 0.975695
25:00 will be converted into 1.041667
120:00 will be converted into 5
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If you rename your .csv file to .txt, then when you open th...Excel spreadsheet not opening
Working in Office 97 and having Trouble opening a document
in excel. The document will flick, and then minimize and
will not open when the icon is clicked. The only way of
opening it is to open another excel document and then open
this particular document. It has worked well for months
and this is the only spreadsheet I am having trouble with.
sounds like this sheet got corrupted. Best way: create a new file and
copy your data to this new file
> Working in Office 97 and having Trouble opening a document
> in excel. Th...Having a different Excel file on Each Screen (Multiple Monitors)
I've noticed with WORD I can have one word document up on one of my screens
and another file in a different screen but for some reason I can't do it with
Excel. Am I doing somethign wrong?
Don't know that you're doing anything wrong, just maybe not enough right.
Got to Window>New Window, then go to Window>Arrange and pick how you want to
have the windows of your workbook positioned. You can the work back & forth,
even on different sheets in each window. If you want more than 2 windowns on
the same workbook, just repeat the process as necessary (do...Excel auto format
Is there a way to make changes to the canned auto formats in Excel 2002? I am working with pivot tables and want to change or create an auto format.
Not that I am aware of.
"Joe Mathis" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Is there a way to make changes to the canned auto formats in Excel 2002? I
am working with pivot tables and want to change or create an auto format.
...Win98 SE, Office 2000: ODBC from Excel behaves strangely on one computer
When I create an ODBC query from another Excel workbook, using query wizard,
then usually after I select the workbook as data source, in wizard's next
window all available tables (defined non-dynamic named ranges in this
workbook) are displayed, ans I'm asked to select columns. The source
workbook remains closed.
Now in one single computer, after I select the workbook as data source, this
workbook is opened and recalculated automatically, and only after that the
wizard continues with next window. And when I open some workbook, containing
such ODBC query, or when I try to refresh s...Is Excel able to always show a legend like your help assistant?
I am looking for a function that would allow me to create a legend or data
table that will always be visible no matter where I move throught the
worksheet. Something similar to the Assistant that floats over the document
would be ideal if available.
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