Creating a group of cells. Need Help Please.
Havn't used excel in a while and I need to create a group of cell
corresponding to an input of a min and a max.
Here are the details. On one sheet I have a box where you enter th
min and a box where you enter the max. In another sheet I want
column starting at A2 to output (MIN,A2+1000,A3+1000,....MAX) ho
would I do this
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Name the...Excel 2003 extract repeating cells
I have successfully sorted my data to show repeating entries in
relation to two specific columns. I can't seem to figure out how to
select these repeating entries (without doing it manually, of course)
and putting them either into their own column(s) or an entirely
different spreadsheet altogether.
The goal is to save time in managing THOUSANDS of documents in this
manner so that my colleagues can easily pick up repeating entries and
take according action. Doing it manually is very time-inefficient.
You don't really describe enough of your layout or what you actually mean...Combining cells to create a formula
I have two cells that I want to combine to have a working formula
B1 = sum
B2 = d3
b3 = =b1&"("&b2&")"
D3 = 10
The result in b3 is : sum(d3)
How do I get this to result in the actual value in D3.
I know I can simply write =D3, but the actual reason for combining the two cells is more complicated than explained here.
I think you are perhaps looking for the Indirect function
would return the value contained in D3
As you copy down, the formula would alter to 4, 5 etc. represent D4, D5 etc.
R...changing the cell information #2
Hi I have files I tried to change the cell information to another cel
that have to be the blank for a row that contains director name in cel
A and for the movie titles I have to have director names instead of th
title names.Please help me, the data in cell B sholuld have to be,
2 T:Back to the future
5 D:Adam Mathew
6 D:Adam Mathew
7 D:Adam Mathew
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...Every cell is highlighted
This is a new one for me. Afer opening up Excel '98 and go to a cell, every
cell is highlighted when I move the mouse. I can not put any information in
any cell. The only way to quit Excel is control, alt, delete and then it
gives me "can not quit excel". It does though after a while. Wherever I
move the mouse, the cells are highlighted. What gives?
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> This is a new...cell looses name after sorting
Can someone help me with the following problem in Excel 2000:
in a table I have attached serveral cells with unique cell names, the
values in these cells are used in other sheets.
the problem is that when I sort the table, the cell names stay in the
original rowposition; they are not sorted! while their values are. So
Cell names get different values, and other calculations on my other
sheets get messed up!
How can I make the cell names relative instead of absolute?
thankx in advance,
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"jimfx >" <<jimfx.109zcv@exc...How can I wrap text across merged cells?
I'm using Excel 2000. I have a set of merged cells A5-
E5. I have several lines
of text in the cells and I want them to wrap across the
merged cells and it is not working. All I get is the
first line of text showing and the rest is cut off. It
works if the cells are not merged, but I really need to do
it in my merged cells. Is there a way to this other than
manually resizing the height of the row?
Instead of merging cells, have you tried the "Center Across Selection"
The appearence is just about identical to what you would get using merged
cells, although I d...Custom cell formatting
I need to create a custom format for a series of cells that will begin like
I can't figure out what the code character is fora volitile potentially
Can anyone help me??
something like this might work for you but you'll need to put all the
leading digits in for the entry with the alpha character
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> I need to create a custom format for a series ...Can the column index in a cell address be made variable?
To refer to a cell with a variable row number, we can just code it as,
Dim i As Interger
Range("A" & i).Select
To refer to a cell with a variable column index, it seems not that easy
because the column
index must be explicitly specified in a cell address. So, if I want to
go to the j th column on the 2nd row or j columns to the right of cell
AA3, is there a quick and easy way to do it? Thank you in advance.
You may be able to use R1C1 terminology, but you'll need to get someone else
to help from here.
"cyberdude" <honc...Not allow entering repeated references in a column
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Just send your e-mail to my e-mail box and I will send the file.
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...show another column when hovering on a point in a chart
Is it possible to show another column when you hover on a point?
I have 3 columns, A, B, and C for a scatter plot
I have B and C as x and y coordinates of a point,
and I'd like to have Excel show A when I hover on the point.
...chart label reference based on the column number
In a worksheet with an embedded chart, I have a cell, S4, where I enter the
number of the column I want to chart (these numbers are listed as labels in
I can't figure out how to translate the number in S4 into the corresponding
column letter. For example, if S4 contains "3", the chart title should be
I think working with absolute references, R1C1, might be easier here, but
somehow what I've tried, didn't work (the entire spreadsheet is based on
relative addresses (A1).
in a cell (Z100) put
Change G2 to whatev...How do I get text to copy from one cell to another ?
Type = in the target cell. MouseClick the cell containing text. Pres
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...Locking cell color while allowing data changes in cell
In excel 2000, I created an attendance worksheet for my
classes.(Alphabetized names down left vertical column. Dates across
top of horizontal row.) I added a different color to all cells in
every other row to make for easier reading of each student's name and
absences. Every other row stays with a white background.
My question: I wondered if it was possible to lock row colors while
allowing data to change on top of them. If a new student is added to
my class in alphabetical order, the alternating color pattern is often
lost. It is a pain to rechange row and cell colors.
Any shortcut ...Highlighted Cell
If I highlight A1 is there a way to have the cell fill colour yellow, So I
can see where I am better, when I move to say A8 etc. A1 go's back to its
normal colour and the new cell is yellow.
Thanks in advance
See if this helps:
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Go to Tools > Customize > Commands Tab > Categories > Built-in Menus and
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...OWA & "User must change password at next logon"
Current Environment: Running EX2K3(SP2), and using OWA as the ONLY option to
get e-mail; using certificates (https:\\owa.domain.com\exchange) & forms
Problem: I create a NEW user in AD; e-mail enable it, and select "User
must change password at next logon". Now when the user tries to log in (VIA
OWA) s/he is not prompted to change the password / it won't even log them in.
It use to work with our old exchange 2000 environment, where it gave them the
opportunity to change the password at sign on. Answer: ?
There is one property in MetaBase: ...Formatting Cells in Excel 97
Sorry if I sound real stupid but is there anyway that we
can control the column formatting in Excel 97 like let's
say column A = GENERAL(6), column B = GENERAL(4), column C
= TEXT(18) etc?
Appreciate any form of advice, thanks!!
I replied in the programming group. Are you seeking a programming
answer? It's usually best to only post to one group, and include the
remark "Please tell me if I should ask this in another group."
On Thu, 28 Aug 2003 00:56:47 -0700, "Daryl" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>Sorry if I sound real stupid b...Getting Cell Value from the Concatenate formula
I built a concatenate formula that returns the following result: =Jul!
I am looking for the cell contents of Sheet: July Column D Row 27.
I tried to use offset, but I am stumped. Can I add something to the
front of the concatenate to not only build the reference to the cell,
but also return the value instead of the =Jul!$D27 ?
Don't include the equal sign in your formula. And match the name correctly (Jul
Depending on the name of the worksheet, you may need to have a string that looks
=indirec...HOW DO I COPY FORMULA WITHOUT CHANGING CELL REFERENCE
My cell c1 contains the formula b1-a1.when i copy this formula to cells d1
and e1 the cells d1 and e1 have the following formula :
but i want the following
d1 should be b2-a2 and
e2 should be b3-a3
how do i do this?
In C1 enter & copy across:
> My cell c1 contains the formula b1-a1.when i copy this formula to cells d1
> and e1 the cells d1 and e1 have the following formula :
> but i want the following
> d1 should be b2-...Column comparing
I am trying to compare 2 columns of numbers so that I can identify and
delete numbers no longer required. Can anyone help me find a formula for
Check your earlier post.
Dave T wrote:
> I am trying to compare 2 columns of numbers so that I can identify and
> delete numbers no longer required. Can anyone help me find a formula for
> this please?
> Many thanks
...Hyper link one column to another
I would like to have my columns hyper link one another.
For example: Click on B2 would take you to N2, and vice-versa. Click
on C2 would take you to O2... and so on through column j linked to V.
Is this possible without having to make the link for each cell?
This is a timesheet template and the columns b though J are the hours
and N through V are the text comments for those hours. When I copy the
template to a
new sheet, there will be no data in any column. I would like to be
able to enter an amount or formula (=end-start) for time spent and then
be able to click on that cell and hyperlin...Prevent Hidden Column data from being copied/pasted?
A student came up with a question that I haven't been able
to figure out yet in a recent Excel class.
They are hiding a column and protecting the worksheet in
the correct manner. They want to allow some users to
access and enter information in some cells. They do not
want the users to be able to copy and paste the
information from the hidden column. The question is how
can this be prevented?
For example, Column B is hidden. When they copy a range
such as A1:C10 and paste it to another worksheet, they are
getting the "hidden" data in Column B in B1:B10.
Any suggestions wou...find match then change cell value
In column A I have cells filled with text and in column B I have cells filled
with numbers. I need to check if the number in cell C1 equals any of the
numbers in column B. If a match is found then I need to change the text in
column A to CBO.
Column A Column B Column C
aep 5 7
Since the cell C1 = 7 equals the 7 from column B, I need to change the data
in column A from xle to cbo. Is this possible...Insert new row as cell contents change
Insert new row as cell contents change. After importing
data I have a spread sheet with a column that contains a
series of alpha numeric characters. At various random
intervals in this column the contents change. EG rows 1 to
4 could contain ABC, then rows 5 to 15 could become 222. I
am looking for a method to insert a blank row
automatically between the rows were the contents change.
If you are familiar with VBA the code below will do what you want.
Preselect the column of data first
Dim myCell As Range
Dim sCurrVal As String