merging into Word with filtered data
I'm trying to do a merge in Word using data from Excel. However, I don't
want to merge using data from the whole worksheet, but just filtered data
(all people from London - place is one of the fields in the worksheet. I have
no idea how I might do this. Any help gratefully received.
I believe you can accomplish this from Word by using "Query Options" and
selecting to merge only those records you're seeking.
"Italian Pete" <ItalianPete@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:3E62FCDC-42EC-48DB-92AC-857B224F085F@microsoft.c...Data Loss in Publisher
I run a W2k network in a school. I have Office Group Policies in place
forcing the default save location for Publisher documents (Office XP version)
to the pupil's home folders. All my PCs are identical (ghost images).
Pupils have roaming profiles (some mandatory).
Some users save work in Publisher and the next time they log on to the
network and open the saved file, it's contents have gone! There is nothing
exceptional about the affected users' user accounts and they have a mixture
of mandatory and roaming profiles.
Has anyone come across this problem before?
Than...merging 3 spreadsheets into one based upon a single common data field
OK I hope you guys can help me out. Here is the scenario. I have 3
spreadsheets. The main spreadsheet I working with has 500 lines with a
unique number string. The next two spreadsheets have about 12000 lines
but also contain the same unique string as the first spreadsheet. I
want to search the 2nd and 3rd spreadsheet using the first spreadsheets
unique id number and then take the information from the 2nd and 3rd
spreadsheet and then merge it into the first. Does that make since?
Any help would be great.
--------------------------------------------------------------------...Specific Age Query for a Date Range
Table = Personal
Field = Birthdate
I need to create a query to show who is of a certain age for January 1, 2008
to December 31, 2008.
For example, I need to know who will be 50, 60, 65, 70 and 75.
I would like to create the query so that when I click the query to open it,
I have to input the age.
I've done other queries to show who is of a specific age as of today:
with criteria of [Age in Years] ... but I cannot figure out how to pull a
report...Any way to clear out stock pricing data before or after going to Quicken?
With all the discussion a few months ago about taking control of our
own data, I had gone through the steps to look at my Money file as an
Access DB, and found that of my 80MB, more than half was daily stock
Thats not something I really want to convert and maintain. I can't
imagine that its really needed, since transactions have their own
price info. Is there any way to get rid of it in Money, in Quicken,
In Money Plus:
Portfolio > Other Tasks > More > Clear historical quotes
The process may be different in earlier versions.
"JDelMar&q...moving large amounts of data from one db to another
I have a table that has millions of rows of data in it, which then
references another table with millions of referenced (matching by foreign
key constraints)... I need to move this data from database A to a new
database B, is there any way to do this and preserve the identity columns
and their referential integrity?) Thanks!
You can't have integrated RI across databases so that part is out. But you
can certainly insert and keep the identities. Take a look at SET IDENTITY
INSERT in BOL.
Andrew J. Kelly SQL MVP
Solid Quality Mentors
"Smokey Grindel"...record sheet row order, then restore to that point
There is the ability to undo a sort so I suspect the information I
want is somewhere. Is there a way to take a "snap shot" of a sheet's
current row order, and then restore that row order at any point in the
future? During sheet processing, rows will not be added, but data in
any cell may change.
The only other way I can think of doing this, is to record the order
of some "signature" column and then use it to re-write the processed
sheet to a scratch sheet.
Add a new column before you do the 1st sort with number 1 to last row.
then sor tby ...Expand/Contract grouped columns in protected sheet
I�m trying to protect a sheet that has a pivottable with grouped
The problem is , after protecting the sheet , I can�t expand/contract
I get an error saying that I can�t use that command because it�s a
Is there anyway around this? I.E. How can I protect a sheet, and still
expand/contract a pivottable?
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...Pulling data from multiple worksheets
I have one worksheet with a listing of client numbers and names. I would
like to be able to type in a client number on another worksheet and have the
client name automatically populate.
Look at the Vlookup function or the combination of Index / Match. Vlookup
will be a little more straight forward for a first timer but Index / Match is
generally speaking a more flexible and less error prone solution.
> I have one worksheet with a listing of client numbers and names. I would
> like to be able to type in a clie...summarise data
I have data on a sheet looking like this
and I want to summarise this into different cells so that it look
i.e. I want to list individual occurances of repeating dates o
Any help would be much appreciated
Message posted from http://www.ExcelForum.com
Sounds like a job or a Pivot Table perhaps?
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Excel Templates, Training, Add-ins & Business Software Galore...Restoring Public folders to another server
We have a server that has crashed and AD is all up the wop. It was our
exchange server (Exchange 2000). We have a new server in place but we can't
restore our public folders from backup (Veritas 9.1). Is there a way to
restore public folders to a different server or do we have to rebuild the
server with all the same names etc.....?
In advance thankyou for the help.
a full recovery server is your only option, unless you go with a 3rd party
"pete" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
news:0DCA3555-EA66-4BCC-AB7C-59896AB02...Data archive with GP Manufacturing
Has anyone had experience with any data archive with GP Manufacturing. The
product from Professional Advantage does not support Manufacturing archive,
at least not in the documentation.
Don't have an answer for you but we will be doing the same in the next week
or so. Will report back when done.
> Has anyone had experience with any data archive with GP Manufacturing. The
> product from Professional Advantage does not support Manufacturing archive,
> at least not in the documentation.
...creating a program that uses data from a sensor....
I want to create an MFC program that uses parameter values passed to it
from a meter (specifically the resistance in ohms of resisters in an
electronic circuit). What are the hardware components that would be
needed? And what MFC class(es) would I use to accomplish this?
On 21 Oct 2006 08:10:50 -0700, "RAB" <email@example.com> wrote:
>I want to create an MFC program that uses parameter values passed to it
>from a meter (specifically the resistance in ohms of resisters in an
>electronic circuit). What are the ha...Transfering Outlook Data to a New PC
I've just built a new PC. Currently it has nothing on it other than Windows.
When I install Outlook 2003 I'll need to transfer the data from another PC onto
it, including all folders, emails and attachments in them and calendar data.
What's the easiest and most effective way to do this? Find the PST file and copy
it to the new machine and into the appropriate directory, what?
Copy the pst(s) to the new PC
There isnt an appropriate Folder, there is a default folder created when
Outlook is installed.
"Marts&q...Locking of entered data
I haev a form that currently allows you to enter new records and edit
existing records. My key field is based on a number entered by the user from
another system. Once the number is entered I do not want the user to be able
to type over that number but still be aloud to add a new record. I tried the
AllowAdditions and AllowEdits in the properties but if I set them to Yes
AllowAdditions and No AllowEdits then nothing can be changed. I want them to
be able to edit everything but the one field containing the number. Ideas?
The code I provided would go in the two places that I...how can I split one cell's data into two cells?
I am using Excel as a database, and have a column with cells with a person's
name (text) in it...e.g., John Smith. NOW, after the fact, I wish to have a
column with just John in it, and another column with just Smith...but I have
NO idea how to do this! Help would be appreciated. Thank you.
Please refrain from multiposting, you have answers in one of the 4!
newsgroups you posted the same question in. Multiposting is frowned upon and
even the MS web interface states so
Excel 95 - Excel 2007
Northwest Excel Solutions
"It ...Losing data in flashdrive
I am experiencing in losing data in flashdrives.
It seems that when files are copied onto flashdrive, I should wait for a
while before removing flashdrives from USB port. Does anybody know how
long should I wait before unplugging flashdrives. Jorge
Are you using the Safely Remove Hardware icon in the notification
area? If so, it should tell you when you can remove the drive.
Alan Edwards, MS MVP Windows - Internet Explorer
On Mon, 1 Mar 2010 17:29:25 -0700, in
microsoft.public.windowsxp.general, "Jorge Cervantes"...compare information from two spreadsheets or excel sheets
Don't know if any one can help, I am trying to find an easy way to compare
data from one spread sheet to another on Excel 2000. Every week I create a
spreadsheet and need to find out if any further items added on it.
example old spreadsheet would be called Andrews 19.04.2010 with 3 sheets 4
columns on each. The new one would be Andrews 26.04.2010 same set up again
but possibley new items on the Andrews 26.04.2010
Add a fifth corresponding column on the NEW sheet and insert the following
formula in the first cell:
=SUMPRODUCT((OldSheet!A:A=A1)*(OldSheet!B:B=B1)*(OldShee...Size of Data input mask
How can I change the size of an Excel Input Mask?
Do you mean you want to limit (or even check) the number of characters in a cell
when the user is entering data?
If yes, take a look at
Data|Validation|Settings tab|Allow Text Length
If no, then you may want to clarify your question more.
Juerg Rohner wrote:
> How can I change the size of an Excel Input Mask?
...Publisher Data Base
Is there any way to convert an existing excel address list to a Publisher
data base for mail merge? Since there are close to 1000 entries I do not want
to manually add each one.
You don't have to convert anything. Use the Excel list for the mail merge.
MVP Microsoft [Publisher]
"Richard Las Vegas" <Richard Las Vegas@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
> Is there any way to convert an existing excel address list to a Publisher
> data base for mail merge? Since there are close t...Electronic Time Sheets
I'm in a bit of a pinch. I've been working for a couple of days with
this company, (internship) and they have asked me to design a way to
allow employees to enter their worked-hours time sheets
electronically. Currently they just write them on a piece of paper and
hand them in.
They are using Great Plains 8. I asked for the manuals and they said
they never bought them because they were too expensive. (I didn't even
know you had to buy the manual.)
So basically, I don't know how to work this out.
Would it be possible for me to create an ASP.NET application that
genera...CDialog inside ActiveX control does not show up
Hello mfc gurus, I would appreciate help with the following problem
(I've used mfc a bit before, but now I'm trying to use it in ActiveX
This is the situation:
I created a MFC activex control, created a Dialog resource then using
class wizard created a class for this Dialog (MyDialog) inheriting from
Now I'm trying to use this dialog when the ActiveX control runs (either
in a browser or in the Test Container)
Can't get the dialog to show.
This is what I've done that I think is relevant for my question (please
let me know if I need to post more info)
//...Extract Information To Another Worksheet
I have a worksheet with Colonm Headings and Data below each heading, except
the "Column A" (in some cases it has and in some cases it doesnt). I want to
extract all rows where there is data in "Column A" to a separate worksheet.
The Entire Row should be copied to the new Worksheet once i enter a value in
Column A for each record and the new sheet should be frequently updated from
the original list, its like a building list.
M Imran Buhary
In a separate, helper, column in row 2 enter:
and copy down
Then switch on Autofilter and set this n...Can databases be merged to update data?
Recently, two employees worked on the same database at
two different locations on two different workstations.
After we entered data into the databases, we cannot seem
to merge our information back into one database. Atleast
the help files didn't provide a solution here. Can
anyone direct us to the appropriate newsgroup if this
isn't the site for the answer we are seeking? If you can
answer our question and provide us with the information
to merge our databases into one of the databases, please
help. Thank you in advance.
Working with copies of your databases, u...Data table vs Axis value abbreviations
I have a chart with the data table showing. The values go into the millions. On
the axis, I'd like to use e.g. $1M instead of $1,000,000. Is there a way that I
can maintain the actual value in the data table, while abbreviating the axis value?
Thanks in advance for your help
Senior Engineer/ FedEx Express
Never mind. Someone showed me the "Display Units" on the axis format menu and I
was able to do what I needed. Hope everyone has a GREAT Thanksgiving!
Rita Palazzi wrote:
> Windows 2000
> Office 2000
> I hav...