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

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microsoft edge drop-down menu not staying

in Microsoft edge on windows 10 when I tap on drop down menus it won't stop , like ebay when I tap on my ebay drop down , it shows it only for few second and goes away very quickly
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Add dropdown list to cell and include it's intial value

I want to add a dropdown list to cell A1 (which has a value of 2) The dropdown list has a number of items ("cats", "dogs", "cheese monkeys") This is easy. However, I want to included the initial ...
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Message with Drop-Down/Combobox?

Is there a way to include a drop-down or combo box in an Outlook message and have it display when you send the message to a recipient? Whenever I create the Combo Box control, it seems to be hidden ...
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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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How to populate a dynamic dropdown list based on a value and a table

I have a table as follows: Item Name Slot Bronze Dagger Main Hand Shortbow Off Hand Magic Staff Main Hand and so on. I want to have a drop down list somewhere ...
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Code to Print List Loop to PDF

I have a spreadsheet that creates a graph and chart using a list selection. I have figured out the code to get the file to loop through the list and print each selection, however, I have not been able ...
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Sort 'Drop Down List Content Control' form Alphabetically in WORD 2013

I'm using word 2013. I've created a drop down list using 'Drop-Down List Content Control' in the developer tab, but i can't seem to sort the drop down selections by Alphabetical order. Is this even ...
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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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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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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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Can a drop down in Excel show long descriptions when clicked, but only a short code once selected?

I have created a drop down menu in Excel, but the options are long sentences. After someone selected one of the options I want a letter to appear instead of the entire option. How would that be ...
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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 to retrieve Word 2013 Content Control Drop Down List entry value

I have a Word 2013 document with 2 Content Control Drop Down List. Each of the list has Display Name in text and Value in number. Is it possible for me to create a field which conditionally display ...
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Partial populate dropdown list Word 2007

I need to build some reports defining what equiptment is Company Owned/Customer Owned. I need a dropdown list next to each Item. Since each report is for different customers. I would like the list to ...
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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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Right click and menu bar drop down list not visible when clicked

It would be great if anyone could solve this for me. When I click on the Menu Tab or right click the list doesn't drop down. I can just about see a faint outline where the list is supposed to drop ...
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MS Word 2010 - Duplicating bookmarks with Drop down form fields

I am trying to create a document that has a dropdown list with server names. The server name list changes based on the client dropdown list. When I create dropdowns for two servers, the first dropdown ...
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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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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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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 ...