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### 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

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### 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

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### Make some cells in an Excel sheet read-only?

I have an Excel 2010 file that I do not want to have a password for, but I do want to lock certain cells so that I do not accidentally edit them.
Can certain cells be made read-only without a ...

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**1**answer

29 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

31 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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**1**answer

38 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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**1**answer

55 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

123 views

### Make Excel Row Height Stay when Sorted

I have an Excel 2007 spreadsheet and need to make some rows bigger than others so there is vertical space for a signature.
These cells are colored differently, but the height doesn't stick with the ...

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**1**answer

25 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

131 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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71 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

36 views

### Excel: How can I copy cell contents from multiple sheets at once?

I would like to select cells in each sheet in my workbook and then copy them all at once, is that possible? Or even better, if I could mark those cells (group perhaps) so that I could get the SUM of ...

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55 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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**1**answer

33 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

47 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 ...

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**1**answer

73 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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**4**answers

11k views

### Excel: How do I reference an entire row except for a couple of cells?

I want to be able to sum together the values of an entire row except for the first 2 cells. So something like this:
=sum(A3:A*infinity*)
How do I do this?

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**4**answers

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### How to remove a plain text protecting single quote from all the selected cells in LibreOffice Calc?

I've imported a CSV file having the first column to be date-time values in ISO 8601 format like
2012-01-01T00:00:00.000Z
for the first moment of the year 2012.
Then, willing to make ...

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**3**answers

61 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

20 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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**1**answer

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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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**0**answers

48 views

### Hold cell spacing when copy/paste

I need to copy only certain cells, example.
A1, D1, G1, J1, M1
To:
A6, D6, G6, J6, M6 or H6, K6, N6, etc
(Notice the equal spacing between the cells to copy and where to paste.)
But when i paste ...

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**0**answers

25 views

### How to use the Integer i.e. currentregion's row from the macro in a cell's formula

How do I use the row from the current cell, in another Cell's Formula on another sheet?
I created this Macro, but don't know how to use the Integer from the macro in a cell's formula.
In a macro I ...

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45 views

### 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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**1**answer

240 views

### 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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**1**answer

61 views

### 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

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### Excel cell references not updating when referenced cells are sorted

There are two tables, each with 75 entries. Each entry in the 2nd table calls an entry in the first table a parent. One of my 2nd table columns contains the "Parent Price", referencing the Price ...

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**1**answer

41 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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**0**answers

55 views

### How do I change default decimal places when opening dbf files in excel?

When I open dbf files in excel the numeric fields are automatically displayed with 4 decimal places. This is not the default number of decimal places for an excel numeric field, so changing my Normal ...

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**1**answer

316 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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**0**answers

38 views

### Format issue with dates over the 13 in excel

I have the following problem.
I'm not able to modify all dates older than the day 13.
For example:
With the date 07/01/2013 11:20:00 I am able to change the format. To 07/01/2013 11:20 a.m.
But with ...

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**1**answer

27 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

322 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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**4**answers

595 views

### Can I recharge a cell phone battery using USB?

Is it possible to recharge a cell phone's battery even if USB is disabled or blocked on the system?

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### Microsoft Excel 2007 - Cannot Fit All Text Into Cell

Is it possible to fit a large amount of text within a cell in Excel 2007?
I have 1,890 words - consisting of 10,110 characters (without spaces) - that I need to put into a single cell in Excel. I ...

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### Add drop down list / combo box into excel cell

How would I add a drop down list (or combo box) into a cell on Excel 2010?

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**1**answer

212 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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**2**answers

11k 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 ...

**0**

votes

**2**answers

80 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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**1**answer

24 views

### 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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**2**answers

2k views

### 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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**3**answers

3k views

### 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

124 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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**1**answer

3k views

### How to make a color gradient in a Word 2010 table cell

I would like to make a gradient background in a Word 2010 table cell. Unfortunately, Word only provides solid color filling and premade patterns. There does not seem to be an easy way of doing this. ...

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141 views

### How to keep Excel from using absolute addresses when clicking a cell while in a “range selection” window?

In any version of Excel (since 2000, at least), you can enter = into a cell to indicate that a formula is about to be entered and then click cell A1 so that the formula says =A1. This is a relative ...

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**1**answer

53 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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**1**answer

124 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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194 views

### Delete cell content in Libre (Open) Office based on the cell value

I have a huge csv file (tens of thousands of rows) that I need to filter based on different criteria. After trying to find a proper CSV editor, I decided to use LibreOffice Calc. CSVed is great, but ...

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**1**answer

98 views

### 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 ...

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### Excel: Custom number formatting

I don't know much about the rules on custom number formatting in Excel, and I need to learn more. When I open the related window (Format Cells > Numbers > Custom), there are some predefined ...