A drop down list is a list with predetermined options that expands when clicked to reveal the options available.

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Use data from a drop down list to populate table

I am trying to make an employee recognition tracking tool. I would like to have in sheet 1 a drop down list of all the employees in the hotel and a drop down list of the month. When an employee ...
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Embed Excel Chart with Drop-down control into powerpoint

I have an interactive Excel chart which runs on the basis of users selecting ranges using drop down menus via the form control and I want to move this into Powerpoint 2010 for presentation purposes. ...
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Is it possible to have tab completion of drop-down lists in web pages in Firefox?

Does anyone know of a Firefox plugin that would enable tab-completion (or some other key sequence like Alt-L) of items in drop-down lists in web forms? e.g. ou<TAB>in<TAB>s<TAB> ...
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Excel 2013: Drop down list with date range?

I'm trying to create a simple drop-down list in one cell where I give a range like end of each month from 2010 till 2015 to be selectable. How do I do that please?
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Bible on Acrobat PDF with a static/top/center navigation bar with drop down menus for Book, chapter/verse

I need to create a regular static navigation bar in all pages of my PDF Bible, so people can easily go to book/chapter/verse number. Here is an example of what it should look like: ...
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Microsoft Excel 2007 - Drop down list that grabs multiple columns from another sheet

I've been scouring the internet for this but can't seem to find a solution. Let's say I have 2 Sheets - "Items" and "Inventory". Inside "Items", I have 3 columns: Item Name Item Type Item Cost ...
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How to use a color coded drop down in Excel across multiple sheets?

I have seen a few examples on how to create a color coded drop down in an excel spreadsheet. An example of what to do can be seen here. ...
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Data Validation of a Comma Delimited List

I need a simple way of taking a comma seperated list in a cell, and providing a drop down box to select one of them. For Example, the cell could contain: 24, 32, 40, 48, 56, 64 And in a further ...
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Create drop-down list from values in one column that share the value of a cell in another column

I am having a hard time articulating my need. So, I don't know the key words to use that will find a solution. I have three columns: Project_Number Line_Item New_Line_Item A Project_Number can ...
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Dropdown box arrow in a pdf appear on printouts

I have a .pdf with dropdown box form fields. The arrows on the dropdown boxes normally don't print, but on a new (Windows 8) computer they are suddenly printing. All other computers in the office ...
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Can't use scrollbars of dropdowns (HTML select) in Chrome 32

After an update of Google Chrome to version 32 (the current stable version), the scroll bar on dropdowns (HTML elements) cannot be scrolled with dragging. It can only be scrolled by the mouse wheel. ...
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Checkbox in dropdown list

I have a table in excel where I can select multiple items from a dropdown list in one cell. Now, using my macro I have to pick all of the options separately, and they are added to a cell one by one. ...
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data validation exclude blank from list

My question is: How can I make a drop-down list that takes dynamic data (dates) and have "blank" cells, <""> because there function that prints date or "" . I've tried this video: ...
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How to automatically populate a lookup column in Sharepoint 2013

I have 2 Sharepoint lists in SP2013: Errors and Locations. The errors list has a lookup column to the locations list. I need the location information (phone, address, etc) to populate automatically ...
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Excel 2010: VBA Convert incoming text into multi-select drop down list

I am regularly receiving a raw export file and I have written macros to format and manipulate it. I use Excel 2010 and I'm moderately comfy in VBA. One of the incoming columns has a list of names, ...
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How do I copy the contents of a dropdown list to paste into a text document?

I'm looking for a tool that surely must exist somewhere... There's a dropdown list on a webpage with numerous values in it. I simply want to copy these values into the Windows clipboard and paste ...
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Excel Drop Down List Errors

I was wondering if anyone is experiencing the same issue as I am. I have created a sheet with several tabs. The first column of each tab is referencing the same table in an overview tab. It works fine ...
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Cascading dropdown list in Excel 2010

I created dependent dropdown lists in my workbook. The first dropdown selected is nails_screws the second dropdown dependent on that choice will not display. All of the other dropdowns in the sheet ...
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Enforce style of named list items in Excel 2010

I have a named list with some values which have their own style (e.g. different colors): However when I apply that list as a data validation and select some values, the styling disappears: : How ...
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Circle values that don't match any of the ones in a dropdown list

I created a dropdown list with values and assigned them to one of the columns in a table. When I changed a few, then changed the name of items in the list and removed some I accidentally did some key ...
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Update selected values on a dropdown list value change

I have 2 columns one is list and other is data validation with dropdown from that list, list one two three reference (the table where I use that list) three one one The formula for the list ...
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Creating a list based on a column

I need to create a dropdown list in sheet A based on the values in sheet B in column A. I clicked on the A column in B sheet and named it as Models. Then I clicked on the cell in sheet A where I ...
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Excel 2010 filter arrow not showing text values

I have an odd problem on a tracker spreadsheet I use. All the columns have a filter, but when you click on the filter arrow it doesn't show you a breakdown of all the text values for that column. All ...
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Multiple Selections from Dropdown in Word 2011 Form

Anyone know if there is a way to setup a Word form to allow the user to select multiple items from a dropdown list that are then displayed? For example, I need to setup a form to identify ...
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Select value from formula completion drop down list, by keyboard

How to select a value with the keyboard from a drop down list that is shown when composing a formula? I tried the following: Enter Space Alt-up or Alt-down as suggested here F4 (the default ...
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Firefox 11.0 Right-Click Dropdown Menu (and Menu Options at Window Top) Flickering - Potential Bug?

About a week ago my Windows 7 machine starting exhibiting odd Firefox behavior. When I right click on something the drop-down menu flickers and when the mouse is hovering over a field, I can't really ...
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All windows dropdowns close instantly

Any combobox I try to open in the system closes itself instantly after having slided open. This makes it impossible to select something in a combobox. An example combobox is the one allowing you to ...
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How do I create a dropdown list for a column of constantly-changing values in Excel 2010?

I have an excel spreadsheet with a column for years, with a header: Years 1993 1993 1994 1994 1994 ... 2011 2011 There are duplicate values for the years, and additional rows will be added over ...
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Setting a default value for a dynamic cascading validation list in Excel 2010

I have finally figured out how to build a dynamic cascading set of lists in Excel using Data Validation and the INDIRECT function. However, I'm running into a problem. I would like to set up my ...
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How can I copy a sheet with drop down boxes in Excel?

I have a weird situation. I have a workbook that has 6 drop down boxes within one of the sheets. Everytime I copy the sheet within the same workbook I get a box that pops up that says: A formula ...
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Floating dropdown in Excel

Is it possible to click in a cell, a drop down appears, then whichever choice is made from the dropdown store that value. I made the dropdown and can place it on a cell but I have a lot of cell that ...
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midnight commander : how to invoke drop down on directory history list

I use mc 4.1.36 (C) ported to windows(I use Vista). I would love to be able to navigate through the list of directories that I've previously visited using the drop-down except that I don't know how to ...
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How to add a program to a list with right click button?

When I right click on a file, a list of menu pops up. And, it has vim or emEditor for me to edit the file that I right clicked. I need to add emacs to that menu. How can I do that?
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how to drop down the list of options in a drop down control (COMBO BOX) in a browser

I've known for a long time that F4 key drops down the list in a combo box(drop down) in windows applications. In I.E, the address box drops down if you press F4 anywhere in the page. This is NOT what ...
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How to select a value from drop down in a cell of MS Excel with keyboard?

Is there any way to select the value from drop down in excel by using only keyboard
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Get rid of drop down cc-bcc-reply-to field when composing in Mail?

Is there any way to get rid of the drop down cc bcc reply-to etc. field menu in the compose new message window in Mail in Mac OS X Snow Leopard? The offending menu is the one immediately to the left ...
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Edit drop-down desktop list [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Adding items to a files right click menu in windows explorer I have MS XP How do I edit or add items to the right-click drop-down list on my desktop?