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Find duplicates

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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Excel: Fiscal year starts on a specific date each year

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

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

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 ...
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Simples??? How to set all fields in Excel spreadsheet to convert from lower-case to UPPER-CASE

I know this must sound like I have no idea what I'm doing. Older versions of Excel had a page/sheet function which could be set to ensure all fields in an Excel spreadsheet would automatically convert ...
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Matching Dr and Negative amount in particular column [on hold]

I have huge number of amount in the excel column. Many of the items are netting to zero. These netting to zero items I need to match manually by checking each items. Is there any macro codes where I ...
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Google Docs Formula [migrated]

I have a problem creating a formula for my sheets. I want google docs to put either "yes" or "No" in a specific cell depending on the values in other cell. in other words I want it to put "Yes" when ...
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Excel 2010 - Averaging columns data by different columns

My data includes several repeated measures (~4-5) for each participant and i want to be able to average all specific measures for each participant. for example, in the screenshot attached, i want to ...
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In excel, how can I format a raw so that the second number is in parentheses?

I have a row with the following numbers: 4 (8) 3.8 (12) 5 (7) 4.6 (35) 5 (8) 4.4 (27) 4.8 (104) 4.3 (38) 4.3 (2,634) 4.4 (54) 4.5 (90) 4.8 (156) 4.6 (297) 4.5 (26) ...
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Merge two files with fuzzy / inexact key column

I have two spreadsheets with different dimensions. They share a common column, but not all the names are 100% similar. Specifically, I'm merging two data files from counties around the US, one has ...
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Fatal error in excel “Errors where detected while saving filename”

I have some of excel files and I got an error while saving that says "Errors where detected while saving file name. Microsoft Excel may be able to save the file by removing or repairing some features. ...
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If there are values in specific cells, I need them to subtract from one main cell

I need to find an equation so if there are any values from B2-R2 it will subtract 1 from W2 which needs to start at a value of 17. For example, if the value of D2 is 6 it will subtract 1 from W2. ...
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Excel IF Formula Not Working Correctly

I have an Excel IF formula that is not working correctly and I cannot figure out why. Here is the formula: =IF(D17<=200%, C17*130%, IF(D17<=150%, C17*120%, C17*140%)) When D17 > 200% it is ...
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Align unique values in two columns in Excel

COL 1 COL 2 A E B G C A G A D C E F D F F F I want it to look like: COL 1 COL 2 A A BLANK A B BLANK C C D BLANK D ...
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IF and then condtional format

In Column C, I Want to rename the Column A Name in order of Date Of Birth, but only if a duplicate is found. Otherwise, the name in Column C should be the same as Column A. For example, there are ...
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Calculate the difference in hours from now and next workday's 9am

How do I calculate the difference in hours from now and the next workday's 9am? If NOW() is Thursday 6pm and the next workday is Friday, the function would then return 15. If NOW() is Friday 5pm and ...
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How can I use 2 different sizes of the same font in one cell?

For instance, I want to list a person's name in one size font, and his graduation year ('14) in a smaller font.
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Copy Active Cell Comment in Excel into a new word file

i do not know much about Macros, is it possible someone could help me out. I have a simple excel file with names of Clients that have a lot of comments on each name. is there a fast way other than ...
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Checking whether a label exists between two other labels in a column

I have a column (call it A) in Excel lists off different items and their properties. Every item has the word "Type" associated with it and so there is a cell with that label in column A so that in ...
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Excel- SUM formula not working on IF formula converted data [on hold]

In excel I used an if formula to change values to 1 or 0. This worked fine. I tried to sum the data from J2:J2103 but it always shows a zero for the total. I used auto sum and it showed the total to ...