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Solve .CommandType=0 error in excel

I am trying to run this macro in Excel that pulls data from a website in a loop. There is one table I need to pull from each of about 50 webpages and the loop is there to run the function that pulls ...
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Count the number of rows with equal values in two specified columns

I have two columns in MS Excel/LibreOffice Calc/Google Spreadsheets with numbers. I would like to count the number of rows which have identical values in both columns. In the following example: ...
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Excel formula to collect data

I have this type of table in Excel: A | A1 B | B1 A | A3 A | A4 B | B3 What I need is to create a new table where the data would look like this: A | A1, A3, A4 B | B1, B3 Is ...
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Sum values in range if lower than a threshold otherwise sum the threshold value

As per the title, the best I could come up with is this, however it yields an error. My unremarkable knowledge of Excel prevents me from making further progress. This example formula should add all ...
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Excel: how to remove leading characters of a string with a function?

I have a text column in Excel full of hexademical values like this: 0000000000000c10 00000000000036f0 00000000000274da 00000000000379e0 Which function can help me strip the leading 0's up until the ...
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excel chart data labels failing to apply to all series

if I have a multiple series chart (pivot chart to be exact, can be line or bar) and I select (from the ribbon) layout data labels more data label options... then it automatically slaps ...
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Macro for cleaning all sheets in a workbook (VBA - Excel 2010)

I have a macro file with 5 sheets and I would like to add a VBA command button into the same file to clean all workbook contents with a single click. Does anyone know how to do it by using VBA on ...
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Can I filter out all rows corresponding to reference list in excel

I have a list of IDs that I would like to select in a excel sheet. I am used to using the filter function to search for 1 ID, but now I would like to filter out all the rows with that match the ID in ...
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Excel formula - Return value from lower row

I'm looking for a way to search for a value in a single column and return a value in that same column two below it. Example: A1: Apples A2: Bananas A3: Oranges A4: Pears If I search for ...
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Why is using this code to replace a formula giving me an error?

In Excel I use the following to clear cell E5 and replace it with the word name. Sheets("Invoice").Range("E5") = "Name" I can also use the following to replace G11 with the VLOOKUP code I have here ...
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How do I format cells in one column based off cells in another column?

So I found some similar questions to this already answered here, but they don't go deep enough for what I want to do, and was hoping to find some more help. At a high level I want to format some ...
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How to write % change formula in Microsoft Excel

I have a spreadsheet that I am building and I need to show staffing level changes. I currently have several cells with 0 counts that will be changing to 1, 2 or 3. How do I write the formula to show ...
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How do I export data from an excel file to xml with fixed width columns? [on hold]

I have an excel file with 7 columns. The data in this file in some cases is shorter than the required fixed widths needed (the export will be used to load into a table in our data warehouse via an ...
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Excel Conditional sum on same row

I have a rather basic Excel question, but my Excel skills suck. What I want is a conditional sum, but I'm not sure how to do it. Example: A B C D E ...
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Excel saves absolute references to other sheets in my workbook. This causes problems when emailing the workbook to colleagues

I have this the following problem. I create a pivottable and set a reference to anther Sheet, for example: =Sheet1!A:C When I save, copy, cut and paste file to various locations, I end up with the ...
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Find duplicates [on hold]

I have a 1 workbook 13863 records. And I want to search these record to 73 xls works. These 73 excel files contain 800,000 records. I want search text from 1 file to 73 files one by one. And match ...
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Scan only to excell cell

I am trying to set up a system where particular cells on various spreadsheets can only have data scanned into them. It will also be necessary to disable the ability to input data into that particular ...
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Formatting of output .csv file generated by a software

I've been using a software which gives the output in .csv format automatically. In my .csv output file "." is used as a decimal separator. But in my colleagues' computer, with the same software the ...
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Finding the right graph to display inter-department connections

I have a task of displaying the interconnection between departments at my university. The idea is to show how many departments come together to work on a project. The data I have lists the projects in ...
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Macro to update Date in Specific row in excel

I want macro to update current date in cells M10, M15, M18 and M19 Ex: If format of the date is 01-11-2014,then, macro should update cells M10,M15,M18:M19 with 1 ...
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How do I get the fiscal year to start on a specific date each year in Excel?

I used the formula listed here to generate a fiscal year based on the current month. I have an odd requirement where she wants the fiscal year to start on 6/20. For example, any dates ranging from ...
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Pasting a spreadsheet column into a spreadsheet that is keyed differently

I have a spreadsheet (Spreadsheet 1) that has student numbers, and exam results. Spreadsheet 2 just has the student numbers of everyone in the subject. I need to paste the exam results from ...
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Create a spreadsheet that filters data and allows users to edit filtered data

I have a master datasheet with lots of information. I extract data from the master to a simple overview pertaining to only specific groups of people which takes this data and calculates other ...
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converting dates to quarters while displaying the correct fiscal year

My current problem is that the below formula is displaying Q1 2014. I need it to display Q1 2015, as our fiscal year begins Dec 1st. All other months are displaying correctly. Cell A1 is: 12/1/2014 ...
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Excel crashes upon performing regression

I'm attempting to use the Data Analysis add-in for Excel 2013 to perform regression, something that worked for me last week. Today, however, Excel crashes whenever I try to actually perform the ...
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Subtract between two sets if one has value in the same row

In one row I have two possible places for times to be completed, Day Shift and Night Shift. I want to do a simple subtraction where the cells are completed (Example =O9-S9 or =K9-G9 where there are ...
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Power user but no Expert [on hold]

I've never written VBA in Excel. Is there a source to figure out how to do what you have described here? I keep getting an error each time I copy your formula and run the macro. I"m obviously not ...
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Excel Averageifs with multiple conditions in one column

I am looking for some help for how to tidy the second formula below in bold. I am looking to calculate the average 'Pupil_Score' (this is also my first try with named ranges) based on race, I am ...
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Search for a string in the whole Excel Workbook

How can I find all the occurences of a sequence of characters in the whole Excel workbook ? (Excel search is limited to the current sheet only)
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Analyzing printers' paper usage [on hold]

Can you please advise me on whats the best was to do the following in excel?: Analyse print usage using usage counter data from 3 printers (printer A B and C).I would like to show changes in paper ...
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How to convert number to words?

Is there any formula / procedure to convert number to words. e.g 25371.34 to be converted as "Twenty Five Thousand Three Hundred Seventy One and paise Thirty Four Only".
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excel 2010 formula for counting formulas in a column (or row) [on hold]

I have a huge file containing many worksheet, each of which contains hundreds of rows and columns. Most of the cells contain formulas. In order to be able to check if the result is reliable, I need a ...
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Show Excel column filter information in cells - Not working

I am on a W7 64bit pro edition, on a Lenovo T420 With regard to Show Excel column filter information in cells, is there a reason why it is not working in Excel 2003? Thanks in advance Gilberto PS I ...
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Excel 2010 Select Data making dynamic to static range

I load this into a charts Select Data field ='Metrics Test 2.xlsx'!ROFPS_Range and the chart works fine. If I change the range I am working with the formula is changed to ='UW ATO'!$B$10:$B$15 and ...
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Excel - Comparing two variable length columns, removing duplicates from both

I have two separate sized lists in an excel sheet - each around 150,000 columns. I need to find the unique values in one of these columns. From the ~150,000 records, I'd expect maybe ~800 to be ...
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VBA/Excel meter codes [on hold]

Hello Someone help me out in writing the VBA code for the Meter in the excel, like 3 colors RED(<98%), AMBER(98% to 99%) & GREEN (>99%). if i key the percentage in one of the cell the meter ...
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Just installed new office program. Can't open old files

I just purchased a new lap top with Windows 8 and have also installed Windows Office 2013 on this new system. I have backed up and completed a restore of my old PC and now have the files on my new ...
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Rows order lost just right after refresh all (data connection - SharePoint)

I got an excel workbook with a data connection to a sharepoint list... everytime just right after a refresh all, the row order dies in some columns. Those columns are "manual columns", the data is ...
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Find absolute cell location of a vlookup reference

How do I extract the location (row & column) of where a vlookup function located the specified value? I am trying to locate which row of a spreadsheet a key word is found so that I may then use it ...
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How to add markers to all series in an excel line chart in one go?

I have about 15 series in my chart and do not wish to manually select and edit each one individually to give it a distinct marker Is there a way to do this for all lines in one go? I don't care if ...
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Software to automate the download of a list of URLs to special paths [on hold]

I have a similar question as Software to automate the download of a list of URLs However I have two columns, the first one contains list of URLs (images) to download and the second one (with the same ...
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MS Excel: save spreadsheet to tab-separated with UNIX end of lines and UTF-8?

I have a tab-separated text file with a table that has UNIX end-of-line characters (i.e. \n) and UTF-8 encoding. I can open it in MS Excel 2010 without major problems using Data → Import and selecting ...
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Open XLS file in protected mode manually

Is there a way to open the excel document in protected mode manually. I know one way to open it as a protected mode. Uploading to the web and Downloading it back let Excel think it's unsafe so that ...
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How do I separate a word document according to a list and email [on hold]

I am using Office 2010. Our payslip comes in a word document and I usually print out and deliver to each staff. Each page has each employee's payslip. However, I want a macro or VB script that can ...
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Displaying data correctly in a chart Word 2013

On the horizontal axis on this graph, I only have data for 1, 5, and 25. I want the graph to display as if i had 25 values and have the data show it respectively. For example, instead of reading 1 ...
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How to know everything about Office Word and Excell? [on hold]

I'm looking for an on-line video training (free or paid) where I can learn everything about MS Word and MS Excel and how to use them professionally. Could you tell me about excellent website or ...
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Data modelling, calculation and visualization tools?

I often need to make decisions based on various kinds of data and their calculation results/visualizations respectively. For simple, tabular data I usually make Excel spreadsheets, however most of the ...
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Excel 2010 short cut keys - Ctrl + Left or Right Arrow Key - are not working anymore

My Excel 2010 short cut keys - Ctrl + Left or Right Arrow Key - are not working anymore. However, the short cut keys - Ctrl + up or down arrow keys are working. I will appreciate it if the learned ...
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XL 2003 crashing on ANY VBA code in ANY class module - code module OK

Any sub in ANY class module including ThisWorkbook, an added class module, or even the worksheet class modules all crash IMMEDIATELY upon launch of XL 2003 or upon invocation via control or button. ...
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how to create persistent random numbers &letters in excel?

Below is link for example sheets https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1D-D29csRGAAZl_h7fyMwLJ6am0FpZAtCZ5r0XlmQVqo/edit?usp=sharing. This is a live spreadsheet, which can't be pasted in this ...