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I have created a very quick CMDB (Configuration Management Database) within Excel. It has different worksheets that refer to laptops, desktops, printers, etc. I want a front sheet that I can brand and also reference information from the different sheets. What is the easiest way to do this?

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You could have totals of the number of Desktops, Laptops, Printers etc, totals of the different Windows versions...

All easy done with the COUNTIF's formula, then just design your images/layout around that for the front page? :)

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Thanks Haydn. What is the best way to design the layout? – Keef10 Jan 5 '12 at 10:48
Personally i'd just create it as a sheet in Excel as it'd be easier - the draw tools within 2010 are quite good (but i'm no graphic designer). The danger of having a completely seperate front page/written in a seperate program, is it not being 'active/live' (failing to update itself should anything change). – HaydnWVN Jan 5 '12 at 11:17
How did you get along? Happy with my answer or need more help/info? – HaydnWVN Jan 5 '12 at 16:58

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