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In excel, I want the word “Name” to display but not print

I have a census sheet in excel that has to list peoples name in a specified area. There are a set number of rooms that can contain people, but they are not all full at all times. I would like to have ...
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How do you create a conditional nesting formula on excel 2010 with more than 3 conditions?

I have "A, B, C and D." I need " if a>0, use a, otherwise, use b. If b has the error "#N/A", use c, otherwise use b. If c=0, use d/61, otherwise use c. So far, I have this: ...
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Cell references in formulas keep moving with old data in Excel

When I update Excel to the latest figures my formulas keep moving with the old data. I have already tried using absolute and or relative references like $A$1, $A1, A$1, and A1. I've also tried using ...
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I have an Excel file with a worksheet that is completely white and on interactive. It's also not protected. How do I acces it?

I am working on a rather complex Excel file that has various Database connections and VBA code behind it. This file is getting pretty old and has had many people work on it during its life. There is ...
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Excel Mac (Office 11): Sum cells within a row that meet heading criteria

I am trying to create a formula that will sum cells in a row for those cells with column headings (number 1 to...n) that fall within a range, say 2 to 4 or 3 to 9. The critera for the column ...
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Is there a way in Excel to have a formula stretch its row extent to include adjacent inserted rows?

In Microsoft Excel 2011 for Mac OS X, I have several columns of numerical figures and a final row at the bottom that shows a maximum value for each column. My data set is ordered, such that most ...
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Excel 2010 Macro throws Object or Method Not Supported error

I keep getting an error 438: Object doesn't support this property or method when trying to run a portion of a macro I have that updates three PivotCharts off of the top three items on another table. ...
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Filter only rows with 0 value in multiple columns

I am trying to filter rows only if they contain 0 in multiple columns - I want to delete the rows. eg only rows where value is 0 in all columns E,F,G,H
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How to create stacked chart

I go nuts at Excel. So here's my problem: I have a table where the Y-values are projects that we are working on in that year on the x-values are project related properties. On of those properties is ...
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How to get Ctrl+Shift combination for Excel macro shortcut?

When I click "Record Macro", the record macro window only shows Ctrl + another key as the shortcut key. As we all know, most of the Ctrl+ are used by Windows and Excel for other important functions ...
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Excel Function - Convert unicode to ascii

I'm trying to figure out if there is any function in excel (2010) which helps decoding the text unicode to ascii? I have one column in my sheet which contains word/sentences in Portuguese For ...
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Excel to show icon

I want to have icons that will signify increase, decrease or equal from the prior cell. For example below in C2, the icon should increase when compared to B2 (because its value is greater). The ...
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How to hide page break lines in Page Layout view in Excel

I have a work sheet which I need to look at in the Page Layout View, however, in that view the page breaks show as dotted lines along the outer border. I have read this question, and the answer works ...
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Excel 2010 scrollbar goes too far

My problem is illustrated in the PrintScreen below: I've searched a lot on the Internet and almost all sources say to delete the empty rows at the end of the sheet and save the document. For ...
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Apply Names in Excel is bugged?

I see people had this problem 10 year ago and it's still not fixed. Or maybe I just don't know how to use this feature. In my sheet I have these named ranges: A1 - "name1" B1 - "name2" C1 - "name3" ...
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How to format text between branches excel using a macro Excel 2010

I found a little macro to change all the text between "[" and "]" red in excel. But i can't get it to work in Excel 2010, i get some errors. Can someone help me debug this? At the end i wish that in ...
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Is there a way in which to show two values per pie slice in a pie chart?

Trying to show for each major slice of a pie chart(4 total slices), two pieces of data per pie slice (% of items with information and % of items without information)
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How to include image(.png) in legend of an excel chart?

All, I am trying to include company logos as legends of excel charts instead of their names automatically using VBA. Any leads will be highly appreciated.
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Excel. Looking for exact match and return value

I have 3 Excel files. Excel file 1 and Excel file 2 contains: Fixed data in column A Different values in column H. Excel file 3 (dashboard) contains the fixed data found in column A of the 2 ...
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Copy Table values from one sheet to another

On the first sheet of the spread sheet I have the following: 1 Item Item Description 2 xxxxxx yyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy 3 4 Object 1 Object 2 Object 3 5 AAA ...
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Pivot table 'page fields' usage

In Excel, it is possible to create a pivot table where data comes from several worksheets. It's an old feature, but still useful. The process starts by pressing Alt, D, P. In one of steps there is one ...
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Excel VBA row fetching loop

I have three sheets: "bom", "MPS" and "DData". What I'm trying to do is first read the value of cell A2 from "MPS" and fetch all the rows from "bom" that in column A have that value and list them to ...
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How do I display the value of one cell in a cell on another sheet?

I would like to build a spread sheet with multiple sheets. The first sheet is the main 'working' page. The additional sheets would be filters of data found on the first sheet. On the first sheet on ...
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How to auto fill increasing values between existing filled cells

the situation is like this: 0 - - 0 - - - - 0 - - - 0 I wanted to be like this: 0 1 2 0 1 2 3 4 0 1 2 3 0 There are thousands of cells in the range and this cannot be done manually.
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How to add a line break to the output of a formula in Excel?

=UPPER($B$8)& " " &PROPER($C$8) & "& " & UPPER($B$9)& " "&PROPER($C$9)) I want add a line break to a cell. Current my cell looks like this: SMITH John & SMITH Linda ...
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Excel 2011 for Mac/ Pivot table / tabular layout how to “fill down?”

I've got a great pivot table in tabular layout, but how do I "fill down" values in column A? A10 should also read "Alpaha Police" A15:A18 should also read "Atkinson Co Sheriff"
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Determine a Scrum team's historical performance [on hold]

I manage a Scrum team that calculates "Planned" versus "Actual" velocity each sprint (2-week timebox). Velocity is measured in points. For example, in sprint #1, the team may plan to deliver 50 ...
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Merge two Excel files and only retain new data?

I manage a daily shipping report (an Excel file) that has many date fields (departure, arrival, etc.) that are populated automatically from our shipping system. In the last column of the report I add ...
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Excel CONCATENATE function produces error when referencing a worksheet with space in name

In Microsoft Office Excel 2013 on a Windows 8.1 PC, I get an error message, #NAME?, when trying to do the following: =CONCATENATE('Calculation Sheet'!D, "- Customer Sales") Doing the same with an ...
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Using ISNUMBER and SEARCH

I'm trying to use the formula =IF(ISNUMBER(SEARCH("180",A1,0),1,0) but for some reason it isn't working. I tried removing the quotes and the same problem occurred, I see entries (e.g. "it is 180 ...
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Using A Conditioning Statement

Tried using statement =NOT($F2="Received"), but it still highlights everything. To start from the beginning because none of these are working, I am looking to highlight everything in red that has been ...
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Formula is not working, cannot find error in the formula

I'm sure that this has an incredibly simple answer but I've looked over this formula for hours and can't figure out the error. Essentially what I want the formula to do is if F3 = "Freshman" then ...
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Different permission for different user on Excel Online

I need to create Excel on-line workbook with different permissions sheets. more like some users can see some sheets while other can't edit, etc. can I achieve this?
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Alternative programs to Visual Studio [on hold]

I am looking for an alternative (free to download) program similar to visual studio where i can create dlls that i can import into Excel. I have sharp develop but i am unable to import dlls into excel ...
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Multiple languages mail merge word

I'm having some trouble with Microsoft Word's mail merge feature. Every day, we send an e-mail to a bunch of people across the world. I have an around 600 rows Excel file generated daily and I send an ...
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Excel to sum row values in date range

I have a worksheet with dates in row 1 and data values in rows 2 - 5. The data is then sub-totalled in row 6. The dates start from G1 and the date increases in the next column to the right. Currently ...
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Opening Microsoft Office 365 gives blank menus and blank popups

I have recently installed Microsoft Office 365 (shows up as Office 2013) but when I open any of the applications (Word, Excel, etc.) I am presented with a popup which is nearly blank and the ribbon ...
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Replace contents of Excel column with realtional data from another column/sheet?

I have two excel sheets that have been exported from MySQL, with relational data in them, and I need to replace the reference ID's with the actual data from the relative column. For example, in one ...
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Users logged on [on hold]

Need help with this I am able to run this script with no issue even excel pops up however no computer or data come in please help. I am just trying to get a list of user logged in from a specific ...
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Multiplying Two Cells Returns Zero

I created a formula field that multiplies two cells and it returns 0 even if the numbers in those cells are greater than 0. The formula is =K2*J2 The values I see in those cells are: K2 = 16.32J2 ...
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How to nest SubTotal with SumIf? [on hold]

I have an Excel table. I would like to combine in one Formula following: =SUBTOTAL(9;M10:M21) and =SUMIF(I10:I21;"Promotion";M10:M21) Is it possible ?
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calculating end times with working hours and skipping weekends

In my worksheet, I want to calculate estimated end times of processes. However, i want to restrict this to a predetermined time constraint. So for example, when i add 4 hours to 14:00 I dont want the ...
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Bar chart from data in one column in Excel

Call me stupid but every time I want to perform an easy task in Excel I end up using Google to find a solution. Today's mission impossible is to create a bar(or pie) chart from data located in one ...
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switching between excel and other program alt + tab

I am having a problem in my new system. When I have to type certain figures in excel worksheet from a different program, I use alt + tab. Now if I am typing a long figure and have to see more than ...
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Excel, how to use text functions on lookup array without putting in another column?

If I'm using a vlookup, or a match function but I need to do some mumbo jumbo on my lookup material, is there a way of doing this in the lookup array without simply adding another column? Let's say I ...
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How to copy a path from “recent items” in any MS Office application?

or "recent places" for that matter It's not possible to copy the location from the application, so is this list stored somewhere else e.g. registry, file system, xml config file? The problem is that ...
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How to automatically make copies of columns in Excel?

Everyday I have to take the raw data which has more than 40 columns and increasing number of rows (right now 2,5 millions) and prepare it according to a certain format. Lets assume that I have 5 ...
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How to make 1300 row Excel file with specific column name and copy the data in separate workbook? [closed]

File#1 BEE PEE GREENS (All Lic From 01/04/2002 to 30/09/2014) LicenseNo LicenseDate LicenseValue LiCategory IssuingOffice ExporterClass Item 1830000033 11-Jun-13 ...
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VBA highlighting a cell if corresponding range in the same row is not blank

I am trying to enforce food name in column B of a file if column D to DX (Qty) has any value in it. Rational is if any new request of food is received which doesnt appear in the file, the user can ...
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Column order and names for table objects in Excel

I have a table in Excel that is connected to MS SQL Server table in the database. When I created a connection I specified a query that returns col1, col2, and col3 in this particular order. Then I can ...