auto number index snafu
I have a 2003 DB I've been adding to for 2 years. It's at 423 records =
I export to a PDF for simpler searching and viewing.
Using the search the other day, I went to grab DVD 186, on carousel tower=
And what came up didn't match the record.
The index was totally screwed.
I went thru all 423 records and created a numeric index by hand. The auto
number field is useless.
But I would still prefer an auto number field.
Trouble is when I create the auto number field, it's still off the actual
numbers of the records..
ie: 99-100 is actually 99-186,187, 188, 189 100-385,...Auto assign Lot Numbers in PO receiving
Has anyone made a customization to auto assign Lot numbers upon item
receipt? My client's lot number is numeric, they want the system to auto
assign this. Any ideas? Thanks!
Yes indeed, I created one for a client. You probably will not be able to
use it as-is because of some client specific functionality but
I'm sure you could use this as a stepping stone.
The key features were that it would allow for rapid lot number entry by
a. Auto-incrementing the lot number - we had Alphanumeric lot numbers so we
added a suffix and
b. copy the previous lo...Sequential ticket numbers and printing 4 to a page
i have mail merged my numbers from excel into my publisher ticket. Thanks
that worked well, now i want to print 4 tickets to an A4 page and in print
preview, i get 4 tickets all with the same number on one page. how do i get
Print preview showing all the same is a bug. Print a test page.
Mary Sauer MSFT MVP
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I can no longer updated prices online. I use 2003 stnd.
When on Portfolio page, if i click on Update Prices on the
left, the only option I now have is Update Prices
Manually. There is no longer any option for Update Prices
Also, on the home page if I do click the Update Online
Quotes link, all it does is refresh my related investment
charts on the home page.
This has worked with no problem as long as I can
remember. I cannot think of any changes or updates I have
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Standard Edition? In use for a year now? Read the License Agreement
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I have a fomula in a cell that takes the name of a person (from cell 2B),
their License number (from another cell 2C)and the Date that License Expires
(From cell 2D). The expire date in "2D" is either the word "none" or a date
that that persons license needs to be renewed.
Those instructors with "None" come out in the calculated field fine, however
the ones with dates come back as whole numbers, Example 8/6/10 shows 40396.
any help will be appreciated
You need to change the format of that cell or column, highlight the cell or
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for some reason, the songs I'm downloading will play if placed in the "Now
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Is there a possibile limit to the number of items in the player? Any other
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I am trying to update one table that has one record for each employee(table
1) with available vacation time. The other table records every time off
request(table 2) and how much time they want off. I have the update query
and it works fine. The problem is that everytime it is ran every requested
time off amount(from table2) is subtracted from the available time(table1)
again and again. I want the records for requested time(table2) to update the
employee available time off(table1) only once, but keep the records on the
table as that is the basis for a report.
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I am able to install updates, and actually get a "pending" message beside the
updates in the Update Manager. But when I restart my computer, I get a 0%
installed message next to the 3-3 updates etc. then a message that the
updates weren't configured correctly.
I'm about ready to punt, any help is appreciated.
Free unlimited installation and compatibility support is available for
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How can I update the Portfoglio and Accounts on MSN with MS Money 2007
Deluxe version ???
Thank you. Bye.
In microsoft.public.money, Paolo B. wrote:
>How can I update the Portfoglio and Accounts on MSN with MS Money 2007
>Deluxe version ???
Transactions that you enter yourself into Microsoft Money 2007 would
not be forwarded out to MSN Money. This keeps that info on your own
For institutions with their own OFX servers, you would have to set
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I have a SBS 2003 server that has not been updated in a couple years. It has
SP2 installed but when I run Microsoft Update it needs to download and
install 96 updates. When I try to get them installed it comes back with an
error saying not enough disk space. I have tried to just install 1 update at
a time and get the same error. The C:\ drive has over 14GB of free space and
the other drives have plenty of space as well. I restarted the server and
also ran Disk Cleanup, as the error message reccomends, but am still having
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Operating System: Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard)
After installing the 12.2.4 Office update, I am unable to open some Word files that I had password-protected with an Open File password. How can I open? Thanks
Basically, "you can't".
Sorry, the other passwords are crackable, but "Password to Open" is
effectively the encryption key. The entire file is encrypted, and unless
you have the correct password, you can't get it open.
However, are you sure you are not attempting to open files that were
password-=protected on the PC? ...Ordering by number and text
I use a report to print out checklists that in the detail section have item
number to delineate each checklist item. The item numbers as an example are
1-1, 1-2, 1-2a, 1-2b, or 2-1, 2-2, 2-3, 2-3a, 2-3b and so on. The report is
grouped by checklist section and the grouping works perfectly but when the
report is printed the item numbers are ordered in this order 1-1, 1-10, 1-11,
1-2, 1-3, 1-3a, 1-3b, 1-4, 1-5, 1-6, 1-7, 1-9.
Obviously I want the the order to be in proper numerical sequence where 1-10
comes after 1-9. but even replacing the '-' with a decimal point doesn't
...matching columns of numbers
In EXCEL 2000 for Windows, I have two columns of numbers. Column A has
500 numbers, Column B has 1000 numbers. I need to know which cells in
Column A have a match in Column B, and if so, what is the Cell (or row
number) in B that matches to that particular cell in A. How can I do
Thank you for your help.
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try the following:
- insert a new column between A and B (so make B the new C column)
enter the following in B1
=IF(ISNA(MATCH...Zero filling a number field
I have an auto number field that I want to zero fill to six digits but
can't figure out how. Any ideas?
You don''t say where you're trying to do this, but basically
>I have an auto number field that I want to zero fill to six digits but
>can't figure out how. Any ideas?
There's ALWAYS more than one way to skin a cat!
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You can't do that wi...Windows Update Office 2007 Converter confusion
On my desktop I have Office 2003 (laptop has Office 2007). I recently
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my desktop and opened the document. Now on my desktop (which has Office 2003)
I receive update notices for Office 2007. Should I ignore these? Hide them?
Install them? Will I still be notified re updates needed for Office 2003?
Thank you for whatever insight you can provide. If you can give me some of
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I have a large range of data that needs to be changed to negative numbers,
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...Determine number of rows with data
I am using the macro below to pull some data from an external workbook.
The 2 issues I need to sort are:
1. The number of rows in the external workbook can vary. How do I amend this
code to pull all of the rows with data?
2. The number of rows in the autofill also may vary. How do I autofill only
the number of rows required? i.e the number of rows in column A that contain
'Lookup Previous Month Sales
Selection.NumberFormat = "General"
Selection.FormulaArray = _
"=S...Converting number to text
Is it possible to convert, say 1234 to one thousand two hundred and thirty
There is no direct functions to convert this. For a VBA solution check out
the below links
Jacob (MVP - Excel)
> Is it possible to convert, say 1234 to one thousand two hundred and thirty
...Sequentially number lines automatically
Operating System: Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard)
How can automatically number the lines as I enter data. <br><br>so box A1 would automatically be 1 <br>
and the next time I created an entry on another line that line would be 2, etc. <br><br>The reason is so that I can sort, delete and the numbers will remain, so I can also go back to the order than things were entered into. <br><br>Could do this manually, but a pain. <br><br>Or could possibly do this with a date and time? <br><br>Thanks Steevee
Se...Excel Number Format Codes
I can't figure out how to format numbers so that when you type 3220 it will look like 32.20 kinda like how you can enter numbers on an adding machine. I would greatly appreciate this number format code. Thank you.
I think you want to go Tools | Options | Edit | Fixed Decimals - 2.
That will divide all the numbers you enter by 100.
You will also have to format the row or column to display 2 decimals.
Select the cells or range, right mouse click, format cells, numbers, 2
Hope that helps.
"MBB" <MBB@discussions.microsoft.com> w...Receivings Number
When I am doing my purchase receiving at the Receivings Entry, I sometimes
encounter some problem which the Receivings Number.
For example, suppose the new receivings number should
be REC/03/000004, but this number REC/03/000005 is given
to me instead. What could be the possible cause of the
missing receivings number:REC/03/000004. (this no. is not
used by anyone).
Please advise or tell me how can I avoid.
Thanks in advance.
I believe it's when someone started to do a receivings but then deleted it.
It already increments to the next number. You can prevent deleting of
documen...Limit number of characters in a cell
Is there a way to limit the number of characters that a user can key into a
I want to get a list of names and addresses imputted by user, but I don't
want them to be more than 35 characters.
Thanks for the help
Take a look at Data|Validation.
You can have excel yell at the user when they hit enter after typing in a
Dr Senji wrote:
> Is there a way to limit the number of characters that a user can key into a
> I want to get a list of names and addresses imputted by user, but I don't
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I've just installed the update rollup on test machines both for client
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Not sure why they didn't update the version number. On the server, go to
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I want to disable cell reference updates when I am inserting a row.
My chart has series data in A2..A7.
After row insert with MoveDown at row 2 the references are updated to A3..A8
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Permissions differ on "Library", should be drwxrwxr-t , they are drwxrwxr-x .
Now, I also noticed other disk utility repair permissions that take place after the weekly overnight sripts run. I am just trying to figure out if running the office 2008 updater 12.1.2 could generate the permissions fix reported above. I installed this on 2 exactly the same computers, and didn't g...