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### LibreOffice calc; is it possible to automatically make cells coloured according to the HTML code entered into them?

I am creating a LibreOffice calc spreadsheet designed to be basically be a customized version of the table entitled "Default element colors, by atomic number:" on this page ...

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### How to Mirror cells in excel 2013 [closed]

I want to make an excel file for sales management of my company. the excel I have created has 4 sheets and every sheet is handled by different persons.
I want to dedicate the first column of these ...

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### Excel - Exclude Cells from Computation

Say I have 5 columns of data with 100 rows (so from A1 to E100). For each row I want to compute the averages of the 5 entries while I always exlude one of the entries. E.g. for the first row I would ...

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### minimum of non-zero non-adjacent cells in MS Excel

I know that for finding the minimum of non-zero cells in Excel, I can use
min(if(A1:A10>0,A1:10))
But what if I would like to find the minimum of non-zero & non-adjacent cells?

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93 views

### Referencing a cell in Excel using values from other cells in different worksheet (tab)

I'm trying to set up a Excel sheet for a running log.
What I'm trying to do is to get info from a cell that is 7 rows dowm from cell H8 on worksheet Log. This is so that I can just drag the forumla ...

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45 views

### Excel: extracting a number from mixed content cell [duplicate]

How would one extract a number starting with a "£" sign from a cell containing alphanumeric characters?
Example: extracting £450,000 from A1 and placing in B1. See image for example text
...

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### Matlab extract numbers from cell with mixed contents

I have a cell array with different datatypes, from an excel sheet that I need to read in, but which is beyond my control.
[~, ~, raw] = xlsread(xlsFile)
raw is now a r-by-c cell vector, for ...

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**1**answer

18 views

### Combining address function and cell function in Excel

In MS Excel 2013, when I write
=CELL("contents",$B$1)
It is okay, but when I write
=CELL("contents",ADDRESS(1,2))
It results in error. I would like to access the contents of an address. I have ...

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### Label distribution and scaling in Numbers

I'm currently working in OS X Numbers on a document with two columns and 1078 rows.
Using this data, I have constructed a simple 2D line graph which I am fairly happy with.
The issue that I'm having ...

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**1**answer

81 views

### Align header with cells whose text is oriented at an angle

Is there a smart way to align horizontal-text "header" cells with other cells below whose text is oriented at an angle?
This is what I tried. Obviously this looks awful. The "Benefits" and "Caution" ...

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36 views

### Use space bar to input a value in an excel cell

Could someone help me with a macro code/formula to enable space bar to input a value in a cell? For e.g., if I hit space bar when I am on a cell, I would like to print "x" in it. Is it possible?

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37 views

### Shortcut to move to next new content (Excel)

I'd like to know if there is a shortcut to move to and select the last cell in a row or coumn with the same content as the current cell. I.e. ctrl + arrow moves to the edge of the data array, but I'd ...

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17 views

### Linking a cell to a specific part of an ActiveX textbox

Is there a way in Excel to have a cell refer to a specific part of an ActiveX textbox? I have a large list of references in one ActiveX text box, and in another sheet I need to input various ...

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52 views

### Change Excel cell value on each saved revision

Is there a way of increasing cell values on each file save? I have a version number on a macro-enabled spreadsheet, and I want it to increase by say 0.1 each time I save the file. I would rather not ...

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81 views

### Reference last cell not only in a row or column, but in a range

all users, especially Jerry Beaucaire.
I was reading this link when I stumbled upon his answer
Here is the link
How to refer to the last cell in a row in Excel?
And Jerry Beaucaire answered it like ...

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636 views

### Conditional Formatting for one cell value in a list, another cell blank

Looking for how to do Conditional Formatting for the following rule:
If a number in a cell equals one of a list of particular numbers, then information MUST be entered into an additional cell. ...

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45 views

### How can retrieve cell address that match criteria?

In column A are various products (A2:A100), in column B are different numbers (B2:B100).
In cell G2 is criteria from column A.
With the formula {=MAX(IF($A$2:$A$100=G2;$B$2:$B$100))}, I can find ...

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**1**answer

32 views

### Excel reformatted numbers to times

I have a spreadsheet stored on a company sharepoint site. Only one person in my team will use it at any time, when they're finished it saves and is available to another user. Periodically when someone ...

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**1**answer

145 views

### How can I have only inner cell spacing? (Remove outer cell spacing)

I have a table in Word 2013 with 0.45cm cell spacing applied to the table:
For the purposes of this question, I've turned on some extra borders:
How can I remove the "outer" spacing, and just ...

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**1**answer

129 views

### Dragging a cell reference in intervals

I have data as follows (simplified) in two worksheets on a document:
Sheet 1 data:
A1=1 -- B1=(Blank) -- C1=(Blank) -- D1=2 -- E1=(Blank) -- F1=(Blank) -- G1=3 ...
Sheet 2 data:
A1='Stage ...

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**1**answer

57 views

### Method to Consolidate Cell Contents from Two Excel Files into One Excel File

I translated an Excel file in Chinese into English with OmegaT, a CAT (Computer-Aided Translation) tool, and a pure English file was generate by OmegaT.
However, the customer wants me to submit an ...

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162 views

### How can I protect and hide the data in a single excel cell using password?

My professor want me to send out an excel sheet which contains grades of all students.
And of course every student can only see his own grade. So he want me to set passwords for the grade cells. Each ...

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405 views

### Excel 2010 VBA only affecting last row in range

I have some VBA code written in Excel 2010 to force padding around the rows in a table, but part of the code only affects the last row in the range. Here's the full code:
Private Sub ...

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**1**answer

87 views

### How to have excel paste a value in a specific cell according to another data table

I'm working with excel 2010,
I have an excel sheet with two tables. The primary table contains a calender and each calender day has a specific numeric value in the cell below the date.
The numeric ...

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**1**answer

7k views

### Excel vba code for adding a value to existing cell of sheet

i have this code to add value of a cell to existing value of other cell which is below
Private Sub Worksheet_Change(ByVal Target As Excel.Range)
If Not (Intersect(Target, Range("E3")) Is Nothing) ...

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1k views

### How to format excel cells that show duration in years and months?

I can't figure out how to do custom formating that would format input "1/5" as "1 year, 5 months", or "5,0" as "5 years". I do want the cell to retain original input of "1/5" but visually display "1 ...

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**1**answer

1k views

### Updating another Excel spreadsheet from current spreadsheet

I used the VBA code in "How do you write an Excel formula that will paste a specific value in a different cell?" posted here in May 2013 and it works well to populate/fill another cell in the same ...

**0**

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**1**answer

196 views

### How do i change value in filtered cells?

Please could someone help me? I have a spreadsheet full of different vacancies and they go in order of the date advertised but have different departments within that and I need them numbered. I only ...

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**1**answer

563 views

### Formula to display text from multiple cells from one sheet in another

I have a list of sales reps and the names of the customers they've sold product to, on one sheet. I have tried VLOOKUP, but it will only return one set of text from the cells. I would like to know, ...

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493 views

### Excel function for calculating total spent time

I have an excel sheet, where in some columns I have cells of the type "integer,integerM" or "integer,integerH", for instance "1,30m" or "5,2H". For all the column I would like to get an expression ...

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### VBA code to hide or unhide rows based on a cell value

Heres my code, but its not really doing anything, I dont see anything wrong with it:
Private Sub PG1(ByVal Target As Range)
If .Range("E50").Value = "Passed" Then
...

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**3**answers

139 views

### Excel - Referring to a certain cell based off of data in another

I have a spreadsheet where there is one table with the headings:
Coordinate, Lat, Long
Another with headings
Triangle, Coordinate 1, Coordinate 2, Coordinate 3, Area
What this is for, is taking ...

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**1**answer

25 views

### Delete only lateral edge in MS-excel?

Is it possible to delete only the lateral edges in a excel matrix?
In the attacched image you can see tha matrix and you can notice that is almost impossible to delete left/right formatted edges ...

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### Adjacent cells replicate format of previous cell

I have a basic spreadsheet set up to monitor my outgoings. When something clears my account I color the relevant cell in so I know its accounted for. However since I upgraded my Office, whenever I ...

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### How to bulk replace links that are embed to words in Excel cells

I have a huge list of words that have links. All the URLs have text that repeats. I want to mass replace this text with another. Right now, "Replace all" only searches between words, not through the ...

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### Excel 2010: Find duplicate entries in one cell

I have data imported from a literature database (.txt format) into Excel. Unfortunately, in most cases, the authors are listed double in one cell, e.g.:
"Smith, Miller, Patty, Smith, Patty, Miller"
...

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**1**answer

43 views

### I've deleted some cells and cleared everything out and it keeps reverting back to DATE format

I've never changed formatting to date: I always keep it in General unless I need to make it different.
Since my last Update, everything now changes to date when I either copy, paste, or when I ...

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**1**answer

474 views

### Excel - compare names in two cells in different order

I need to compare the following
Cell 1 John Peter henderson
Cell 2 peter John Henderson
Result Match
Cell 1 Anne jolie ...

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**1**answer

32 views

### Display time difference - Formatting

I have a table of times and a formula that works out the difference between the times but having some difficulties formatting the output.
For example I would like:
# Time Gap
1 ...

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**2**answers

506 views

### VLOOKUP when VLookup Value is a cell populated via another formula

I keep getting a return of NA when trying to accomplish the following:
formula:
=vlookup(left(Q2,3),A2:C20,3,false)
Definitions:
Q2 is a cell that is populated from a formula. Its calculated value ...

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**1**answer

772 views

### excel 2010 how to identify if a word is present in a group of cells or a row [duplicate]

I would like to use a formula to identify if a cell in a group of cell contains a specific word. Example, I'd like to search if a cell has the content X The formula's response could be 1 if found, 0 ...

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36k views

### How do you write an Excel formula that will paste a specific value in a different cell?

So basically I want to write a formula that will check a condition, and if that condition is met, then I want to paste a specific line of text in a different cell. I should note that I do not want the ...

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### Excel: if duplicate cell value found in another column then highlight green

Can someone help me, I'm not sure what formula to use.
I have highlighted the cell in the picture to show an example of what I mean.
What I want to do is highlight the cell in column A where the ...

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### MS Excel: custom money format

Need to represent decimal number as "## hrn. ## kop.".
Example:
1.2 => 1 hrn. 20 kop.
3 => 3 hrn. 00 kop.
I've created custom cell format:
0," hrn. "#0" kop."
Result is:
1.2 => 1, hrn. ...

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### How do you add extra value to a cell that already has an existing number in it

I find this hard to explain, but I'm stocktaking beers, spirits, and liqueurs and I want to keep one column for my ullage count for each product. However, as I go through the days, I often come across ...

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**1**answer

268 views

### Excel: Select all that are not in a set of values (and delete)

I have a list of zip codes, but only a handful of them are needed.
In Excel, how do you select all rows which do not meet (or inversely meet) a set of criteria?

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57 views

### Formating my Excel Cell Formulas

What formula can I format my cells to so that when I input a number it will have a u after it (I have it set to ###,###u now) and if it is blank it will have "N/A" in the cell? Thank you in advance.

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84 views

### Changing the format of cells

I have an Excel worksheet where one of the cells has the string "\xab\xcd\xef" etc. It seems as if Excel is taking this as the ASCII string "\xab\xcd\xef". How do I make Excel treat it as a binary ...

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438 views

### Call on a cell in Excel up to the first semi-colon

I am using the =CONCATENATE function, and one of the cells I'm calling on I only want to take the value in the cell up to the first semi-colon. Is this possible, and if so how?

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### I need to know how to swap the contents of two adjacent cells in Excel based on the content of a third cell

I am trying to swap the content between two cells in Excel based on the content of a third cell. So, I have a column in Excel - say Column C. I want to swap the values of the corresponding cells in ...