Can Excel automaticly help me
I have following problem.
I have created my own worksheet. I use it for controlling work progress and
deadlines on different projects.
My question is: can i program Excel to automaticly give me a notice when the
date for an deadline approces.
There is more than 1 way but a solution most favoured is to change the
colour of a cell using conditional formating as the date in that cell
approaches. Try this:-
Select the cell with your due date in (A1 in this case) and then
Select formula is and paste this in
Select a colour (say red) and cli...Problems saving Excel & MS Office 2000 files.
We are seeing issues when saving files to user directory
on a windows 2000 server. The users are all using
Windows 2000 pro systems & Office 2000 Pro. The original
files will disappear & a new file with a random 8
character name will appear in their directory. The file
will have no security permissions associated with it. It
is not happening all of the time, just random. The
servers are all Dell 1500sc or 1600sc w/1.2 gig of ram
and 60 gig of hd space on the shared directory. The
servers are also acting as a print server as well as
running Norton Anti-Virus Corp Edition...Exporting to excel
I have a little problem with Microsoft CRM 3.0 and exporting to excel any
data. While i'm trying to do that from machine with WinXP everything works
great(IE doesnt close) but when i try to proceed that from Windows Server
2003 it fails. When i try to just open exported data, IE closes and excel
appears but with no data because it cant find the file. When i try to save
data to excel, IE closes as well but data is exported.
Furthermore when i have additional IE window opened i can export data(IE
Thanks in advance
...Permanently wipe all traces of a file
could someone recommend good utiluty to permanently erase files, i.e. that
deletes the file, then wipes and removes the data left over.
This is a multi-part message in MIME format.
"amber" <email@example.com> wrote in message =
> could someone recommend good utiluty to permanently erase files, i.e. =
> deletes the file, then wipes an...Using Excel with Access
Is it possible to have excel update automaticlly if I'm entering data
into an offline Access Report. I'd like to be able to enter data into
access and have it update my excel report at the same time. Is this
Possible? If so How? Thanks
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...Problems when saving worksheet into tab-delimited text file
I save a spreadsheet into a tab-delimited text file for later import into an
One column contains text strings in which "comma values" can be found.
Once save to the text file, those records that have commas in the Excel
cells now contain double quotes (".....") at the beginning and end of the
As a result, during the data import into Access (and later comparison), the
records are considered new and add records to tables.
During testing procedures, I realized that replacing the comma with a
semicolon would not add the double quotes when savin...email letters from Great Plains Vendor/Customer/Employee Files
We would like to see the option of when printing a Letter created in the
Great Plains Letter Writer system, when "sending" the email, the system be
programmed to pick up the email address ont he default Primary Address field,
inputting it into the emaila ddress field in Outlook.
Rob Gillespie, CAE
Premier Computing Technologies
What default email address? The "email address" field you see in the Inet
Info window is just a user defined label. Technically the only email
address that I can think of in great plains that IS an email address is the
email addresses for the...Excel 97 Validation
I have cell formatted for percent and would like to validate the same
cell to enter a whole number between 1 and 100. I want an input to be
in whole numbers with the operand and displayed as 85%. The problem
is entering a value of 85 yields 8500% due to the format of the
operand. I am also using this cell in a formula in another cell. I
then changed the validation to decimal between .01 and 1. This works
fine except now the input has to be .85 for 85% (Although I discovered
it works fine if you do not go out the range at first. You can
repeatedly enter whole numbers until a number is ent...In Excell--- I want to rotate a table 90 degrees
I need to rotate a spreadsheet (11 x 8 1/2)landscape to
be on a portrait (8 1/2 x 11).
Is it possible to rotate a spreadsheet?
you mean actually print it with what shows as the columns
being the rows and vice versa?
highlight the original table and as you have the last
cell highlighted, note in the NAME box on the upper left
the Row x Column numbers.
Select a range on another sheet that is exactly the flip
of those numbers (in other words, stretch until you get
the Row x Column to be the Column x Row of the original
size). When you have selected this new range, type
I have a very simple model I've created with with Excel Solver. Easy
data with which I can easily come up with solutions seems to baffle
Is there anybody out there that would receive this spreadsheet to and
give me some input?
"Mark Reuber" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Is there anybody out there that would receive this
> spreadsheet to and give me some input?
I struggle with Solver myself sometimes. It is not always able to find
solutions, especially with the default options.
But I would be willing to take a look-see. Send your workb...Import external data-text files but placed in the next column rather than next empty row
I want to import text files in to one worksheet. The text files are sent
daily and all the same format. However the text file names change buy an
Is it possible to create a macro that imports these text files,
ignoring their exact filename but from the same source directory into
one worksheet. Can you use wild cards for the name e.g. "********.txt"?
At the moment I can manually do this, by selecting the cell below the
last record then using the process "Get external Data" and following
the wizard which works fine.
As soon as I try to create a m...Can EXCEL list amounts that, when added, total to a specific value? How?
My task is to generate a list of all "6 value combinations"
that total a collection of specific sums.
Simple Example: All "2 value combinations" that, when added, =13
List: D701:D709, filled with 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9
Solutions: 4&9, 5&8, 6&7 ( 9&4, 8&5, 7&6 would be considered
duplicates for my task but I can deal with this manually if
they can't be "programmed out" ). This would take care of
one specific sum.
Summary: If I have 10 specific sums for which to perform this, and must
...Removiing decimals from an excel number
Here is the issue: I have numbers like this one - 10000.01.01.200
I just want the prime number 10000. How can I do that? I tried Ctrl+F and
replace but is there a more efficient way?
Gary''s Student - gsnu201001
"Data Analyst" wrote:
> Here is the issue: I have numbers like this one - 10000.01.01.200
> I just want the prime number 10000. How can I do that? I tried Ctrl+F and
> replace but is there a more efficient way?
=LEFT(A1,FIND(".",A1,1)-1)...an imported text field from Excel displays as an exponential number in Access
I'm trying to import an Excel worksheet into an Access table, and one of the
text fields in Excel contains numbers stored as text. In Excel, one of
these values displays as:
But after I import the worksheet into Access, it displays as:
It appears that Excel is sending this data to Access as a number, rather
than as text. I realize that as far as Excel is concerned I'm storing a
number as text, and while it's all well and good that Excel is trying to be
so helpful, I would like it to treat the data as text. That's why I
formatted...Opening file from the internet
I have an app that has a registered document type with windows. When I
click a link to a document of this type on a web page and choose "open"
Windows downloads the file and starts up my app. The file that it gives me
is in a temporary directory, and I can see the file if a navigate to it
through a console window, but I can't open the file in my application using
fopen() or with CArchive. It is as though the document doesn't exist or I
don't have permission to open it.
Can anyone help...
> I have an app that has a registered document ...How to Change Media Player in Excel
While I am playing the Videos in Excel through Hyperlinks it was opening in
the player which I dont know...So, I wanna change my video player to WMP or
VLC. is it possible? how cld?
This has to do with the file associations on your computer, not Excel.
Do a search for "change file associations" in your favorite search
engine and follow the instructions for your OS.
On Feb 2, 11:59=A0pm, Change Media Player in Excel Hyperlink <Change
Media Player in Excel Hyperl...@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
> While I am playing the Videos in Excel through Hyperl...Suddenly can't access my Money file
Suddenly, my Money file won't open. Tells me my password is wrong, but
I know it isn't (tried all the usual checks re case, etc.). Any clues
why this might be?
Problem was concurrent with my installing Bit Defender antivirus
program, which slowed down machine considerably (more memory on
Thanks in advance.
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> Suddenly, my Money file won't open. Tells me my password is wrong, but
> I know it isn't (tried all the usual checks re case, e...Help!! My ICS/Firewall files are missing.. PLEASE HELP!!
I recently had a virus attack and cleaned everything off.. I have Avast virus
software. I noticed that when i restarted my computer that my firewall was
turned off.. So i went into the settings and tried to turn it back on but
instead i got this message: "Windows Could not open the Firewall/ICs settings
beause the associated service is not running". I clicked start on the serivces
pane and i got another message saying "error 2 file not found". Now could this
of happened when Avast deleted the infected files?? if so how can i get it
Please respond ASAP...trace files
Does anyone know how to block trace files from comming in
through Outlook or Internet explorer?
...Spreadsheet (version 1).xls: file format is not valid
My question was not posted from Tuesday, March 30, 2010, so I am asking
again. Windows 7, excel 2007, while spreadsheet open, not necessarily in the
middle of editing, arbitrarily goes to recovering the spreadsheet, then
document recovery comes up on the left and the message as in the subject line
appears. A converter was added about a week ago, that has been removed, but
still having the issue. Please help.
...Help files with Visual Studio 7?
Can someone help. It's been a little while since I did some
programming. Since then I upgraded my Windows XP to SP2. This is the only
difference I can imagine since the last time of using VS7. On my reinstall
of Visual Studio, I don't get any thing when trying to bring up the help
files and samples.
Every thing returns "No Links are available for the current selection".
Thanks in advance for any suggestions or input.
-- L. James
L. D. James
firstname.lastname@example.org...how to use vba in excel
I would like to work with an example sample to enter vba int excel
Have you tried using the macro recorder.
If you're new to macros, you may want to read David McRitchie's intro
Microsoft MVP Excel
"Barkeroo" <Barkeroo@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>I would like to work with an example sample to enter vba int excel
...Files Do Not Open
Using Office X and am able to open the individual programs, but when I
go to select a file to open, they are all greyed out and unable to
double click on any of them. Everything was working fine until
recently. I'm not sure if this installation was a trial version that
expired. Has anyone else seen this?
I've emailed the same files to other mac with same version of Office
and it opens up fine.
On 7/11/07 7:04 AM, in article
> Using Office X and am able...Unable to open a Money 2001 file
I have a Money 2001 files that I cannot open anymore after reinstalling. The
error message is : � your file contains coded informations, it cannot be
opened with this version of money � (This a translation from french). I am
SURE this file was created with the same version of money that I
If I look on the Microsoft website for this error message, the knowledge
database says that I have to find the EXACT same regional settings that I
had defined when this money file was created.. And I have no way of
remembering this - I just know for sure they were tweaked..
I call...Excel 97 generating email automatically starts Lotus 6. DefaultOK
An Excel 97 macro generates an email succesfully, with Outlook 2000.
Since installing Lotus Notes V6.02 - a minimum requirement - LN kicks off,
producing error messages and ultimately fails to send a message.
This occurs whether this is an upgrade of Notes or a new install and both
with and without a live Notes Account.
System default email is Outlook, in IE and in the registry
Still no idea how to compat these two programs and I would greatly appreciate
any productive advice, but an alternative...
Upgrade to Excel 2000 and use Notes V6.5 - worked fine with me - possibly