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Hiding Date in Formula if nothing is entered

I want to have a Date forumla that adds 7 days to a date entered in another cell, but if nothing is entered I would like said cell to be blank A1 if blank then have B1 blank A1 is 2/1/2015 then have ...
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Mouse DPI options in Microsoft's Mouse and Keyboard Center [Wireless Mouse 1000]

I've downloaded Microsoft's Mouse and Keyboard Center for my Wireless Mouse 1000 and it seems like there are no sensitivity settings where i could change my DPI. Is it because my mouse supports only ...
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Copying data from an entire column in excel worksheet into another worksheet minus blank cells

Instead of using a copy and paste function is there a way to lookup data in an entire Column rather than an individual cell in one spreadsheet and list it in another ( minus the blank cells )so it ...
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Microsoft Office Word 2007 Table of contents copy paste not perfect

I copy pasted my graduation work from one word document to another to use different kind of template my university provided. Everything is good except two things inside table of contents. Program ...
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Removing a column of hundreds of bad addresses from the main address column [on hold]

How do I remove a column of hundreds of bad addresses from the main address column? Do I have to find/delete each address individually?
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Microsoft Excel 2003 comparison between two workbooks

I have a current price list in excel (2003), and occasionally an updated price list will be emailed to me. I would like a quick way to check which prices have changed, and if any new items have been ...
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How can I assign Cell Part as Variable?

I want to set a number in a cell to be a variable yet still keep text in it. That way it can be added up later using that variable. I want it to say something like Justicar Aatrox: 975 And ...
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How can I install MS OneNote offline? [closed]

is there a Microsoft Onenote which is free, standalone offline installer for windows? onenote.com offers a installer but i want a version to install on an offline PC.
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Is it true that Microsoft OneDrive and OneNote cannot pass through VPN?

I had spent many days ping pong with the MS technical support for synchronization problems. While they have solved the basic synching, there is still one thing I am unhappy with. These Microsoft ...
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Using custom URL scheme for Microsoft OAuth app authentication

I'm trying to set up an application in Microsoft's Developer Center and configure its API settings so that it works with OAuth 2.0. I created the app and entered its basic info, got the client ID and ...
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Microsoft IME not working, disappearing

I need to be able to switch between Japanese, English, and Spanish. My problem is when I start my computer it'll work for a while and then stop working. I can switch to the other languages but they ...
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Sorting in Microsoft Excel

When I use the Sort "oldest to newest" in the Filter dropdown and I am sitting on, for example Row 400. After I do the sort my screen resets so I am sitting at the top of the spreadsheet instead of ...
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Excel Indirect Function #ref Error

Here is the formula i am trying to use however indirect function gives #ref error no matter what i do. Did anyone come across similar issue? ...
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How to find out MS SQL Server Enterprise Edition Expiration Date?

superusers. Don't blame me for asking a newbie question here :p I have MS SQL Server Enterprise 64bit Install on VMplayer, Version: 11.0.3128.0 Product LVL: SP1 Upon installed, there is ...
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Microsoft outlook 2007 - notes and unread emails

Since last week, Outlook does not show any new unread emails and in notes, when I try to go to "m" or any other letter it goes to "z" only. I have done all the steps as recommended in the post ...
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Increment numbers inside a text in microsoft excel 2007

I would like to drag cells downward and increases the number next to letters. It work when there is no letter for me. For example, I want to increment the number this way AG1 AG2 AG3 AG4 ... I ...
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mscorsvw, cannot take this anymore [closed]

Please somebody help me get rid of this software. I read http://techdows.com/2010/08/what-is-mscorsvw-exe-how-to-disable-it.html but it's still starts to every damn time I get away from the computer. ...
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When I past an image to word 2010/13, can I apply a default picture style

Microsoft Office Ribbon has a convenient gallery of styles to apply to pictures. It functions much like the Styles gallery in Word for quickly applying formatting to text. But whereas one can ...
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Microsoft OneNote files in the future

I'm holding information on Microsoft OneNote files that i pretend to use later on, even like 30-40 years in the future. I will be always backing up those files, and i will go keeping them on ...
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Opening a file by double clicking vs right click and hitting open

I have windows 8.1 on my computer along with microsoft office 2012. For the last month inorder to open a file I must right click and hit open vs. simply double clicking to open. How can I correct
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Footnotes numbers appear at the end of footnote

My footnotes are appearing with the text first and at the end the footnote number. I have made some changes recently to my paragraph settings, but I don't know why the footnotes are coming out upside ...
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ms word 2013 macro for adjusting column width in a table using keyboard

I would like to be able to adjust column widths in a table using the keyboard. is there a macro to accomplish this. I am using ms word 2013
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If(AND) combination produces “You've entered too many arguments for this function” error

Combining around 4 If(AND) conditions giving error as You've entered too many arguments for this function The formula is here: =IF(AND(C2 = "Low", X2 <= 168), "Met", "Not Met",IF(AND(C2 ...
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MS Access 2013 append(+ sign) option gives error

I deleted the relationships,saved the database and opened it again after 15 min and this mysterious append option appears and when clicked this error occurs in employee data and payment table ERROR ...
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How to revert to Windows 8.1 single Language from 8.1 Pro?

I have a Lenovo pc with windows 8.1 Single language(EM) version installed. I took it to a shop to install 8.1 pro but the key they used is blocked. How do I revert back to windows 8.1 Single ...
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Configuring VAMT 3.0 for Office 2013 Professional Plus

I am provided Microsoft Office 2013 ProPlus (perpetual version - not O365) through my school (Undergrad STEM student). It was through an OnTheHub/Kivuto Webstore. With it being a VL/Academic software, ...
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Downgrade Windows 8.1 Pro RETAIL (a new box, NOT preinstalled) to Windows 7

If I buy a Windows 8.1 PROFESSIONAL retail box, and NOT a PC with pre installed Windows 8, can I still exercise my downgrade rights to downgrade to Windows 7. ( I have a Windows 7 ISO and I will use ...
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Revoke MS Office 2013 license

A laptop I don't have anymore has a copy of MS Office 2013 Professional installed on it. I don't want the person who now has it to have a free license since I paid for it. Is there a way to revoke ...
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Access Database button is not working properly [closed]

I work with a company that works with several older access databases. The databases work when opening them using Access 2007, but when I try to open them in Access 2010, all of the buttons work in ...
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Can I use Intel SRT on a secondary hard disk drive?

I have 2 Intel's 520 series Solid State Drives with storage capacity of 480GB and 120GB. I also have Western Digital 4TB Hard Disk Drive. I am planning to install Windows 8.1 Pro on the 480GB SSD, ...
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LLMNR AAAA wpad & A wpad Entrys in Wireshark its Normal or an network issue

i have questions to my wireshark result from today. it is normaly windows conduct or is maleware or something else on the machine ? wireshar plain text output: Frame 3: 58 bytes on wire (464 ...
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Ruined Surface Pro's USB port

I bought a second hand Microsoft Surface Pro last saturday, and in only one day I managed to ruin the only USB 3.0 port in the device. I bought a cheap USB 3.0 hub. It didn't work. The HUB had input ...
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Changing Microsoft OneNote 2013 Proofing Language

I have a collection of MS OneNote sections that spell check in English US. All I want to do is change this - globally - to English UK. If I select a section, and check the Proofing Language - it ...
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How to change Microsoft account email in Windows 8.1

I have changed my email and I want to link my Microsoft account to this new email so I can login with this email to Windows 8.1. How can I do this either online or in Windows 8.1?
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How can I recover a Microsoft account which I've forgotten the password of?

I've got a bit of an issue. I can't remember my Microsoft password anymore because I'm horrible with passwords, it won't recognize my phone number if I enter it for a one-time code, and while I can ...
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Microsoft Word file corrupted because I opened it in emacs

So I, being dumb, decided to open my history essay in emacs and tried to edit a word. So I removed a letter from my introduction, and I saved it. The next time I opened the file in word, it said my ...
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Using a 4k monitor with Surface Pro 3 [closed]

I'm ready to upgrade my home computing experience and I wanted to go with a Surface Pro 3 w/ i7 processor and a 4k display. Would this even be possible? Any advise would be appreciated.
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Powershell | DownloadString | External website | Return

I'm a totally powershell newbie, so please be indulgent ;) I'm trying to write a script where a machine check an external website waiting for a the word: "test" to execute a download. The things goes ...
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When to go with Windows volume licensing? [closed]

Currently we buy computers through Dell, each comes with a sticker with a Windows license. We currently have 500+ computers. At what point do you turn to volume licensing? What would be the ...
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How to stop LifeCam HD-5000 from constantly changing focus?

My LifeCam HD-5000 camera is constanly changing focus, while capturing video. Nothing can stop it. Is it possible to disable autofocus feature at all or to make it more tolerant? Proof: ...
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MS Excel | how-to SUM combination of array/absolutevalue

When using Microsoft Excel you can use the SUM function to add multiple cells, like so: =SUM(A1:B7) Let's say Row-A is an array set of numbers per cell (numbers totalled by formula) and Row-B is ...
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Is there a website which explains the recent Windows updates? [closed]

When windows informs me that there are new updates, I open the Windows Update dialog box. The new updates are listed as code names like KBxxxxxxx. The right panel contains the same copy/pasted boring ...
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How do I stop MS Outlook from Contacting://www.google-analytics.com?

I am using MS Outlook 2013 on my desktop to access my gmail account. Everytime (and I mean EVERY time) I click on an email in Outlook, I get a small window saying, "Microsoft Outlook ...
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Excel overflow when maximized, partially hides the row number column

i have two 24" monitors. when i open and maximize excel on the lead monitor all is good. when i open and maximize on the second monitor the left edge goes off of the screen partially obsuring the ...
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Outlook 2010 - problems using same laptop, different wifi locations

I have an extremely confusing issue regarding the use of Microsoft Outlook 2010, so I will simply describe the problem through facts: I am using a Lenovo laptop which has been set up with Outlook for ...
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XP recovery from boot [closed]

evening all! I bought a second hand cheap laptop from car boot and need to completely reset it but dont have password. Is there a way to do this is guest mode please. XP windows Much thankz
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Why is this MSKB article not viewable on some systems?

Once in a great while, I get a real head-scratcher. The following link: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/945011 does not work as expected on some systems, but does on others. On some systems, it ...
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Trying to remove the Windows 10 Technical Preview but Windows Update KB2990214 does not exist on my computer

I'm trying to get rid of the Windows 10 Tech Preview because it's screwing up some of my computer games. I've seen solutions online that include removing windows update KB2990214, but after checking ...
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Can I use Office 365 Business Premium at home for personal use?

Basic Question I want to know if there is anything preventing me from using the one of the business plans for personal use. The important part is I want to find an official Microsoft webpage or ...
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In a VBA program to recognize a new row entry and populate a formula into a cell (gsheet)

I'd like this formula =IF(C1="TOTAL",COUNTIF(C$1:C1,"TOTAL"),ROW(A1)-COUNTIF(C$1:C1,"TOTAL")) to be automatically populated into a new row entry/ when a new row is added as explained in the question ...