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Excel 2010 - how to

I have a workbook with various worksheets. Each worksheet is a month and year Lets say January 2015 June 2015 Now i want to copy worksheet June 2015 and rename it to December 2015, but cell ...
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Consolidating data from multiple sheets into a single sheet based on specific criteria

I have over 300 excel sheets all having stock data over a year. This data is date wise. However I want to group this data based on stock name, i.e., if I have stock A in all my sheets, then all data ...
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Excel Continuous Pagination

I have the Excel worksheet as shown below on the picture. The data are on the yellow-marked pages. I only need to print the yellow marked pages with continuous pagination. So the result should be: 3 ...
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vba excel macro runtime error 1004

Dim lastC As Long lastC = wb2.Worksheets(2).Cells(1, Columns.Count).End(xlToLeft).Column 'highlighted in debug SourceRange.Copy wb2.Worksheets(2).Cells(1, lastC + 1).PasteSpecial Paste:=xlPasteValues, ...
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Comparing 2 Cells and then based on their values Multiply another cell

I have a spreadsheet for my insurance business. I want to have a spreadsheet to determine my commission on a monthly basis. So I have one column for Line of Business (Auto, Home, etc) and then another ...
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modify Excel macro to reference list of text rather than hard code

I’m trying to get some help with the last step of an Excel Macro I’ve been working on. I’ve set up a Macro that will take data from sheets from two different workbooks, and paste them into a third ...
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How to automaticaly convert text to url

I have a list with names and I want to make an other colum with http://name.jpg is this possible in excel? and if my original name was 2 words or more can I have auto underscores in the url instead ...
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How to construct a conditional COUNTIF formula

I have a worksheet where in D I have time (0600,1800,2400) and in R I have disposition e.g (accomplished, pending etc). What I want is a formula to count the disposition in column R as per the time ...
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How to combine data from two sheets and conditionally format rows based on sheet of origin

I have 3 sheets in Excel "Open", "New", "Combine" "Open" Sheet (Old list) Ticket ID | Priority | Department | Status 36009 | 1 | Finance | 01-Open 34781 ...
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Translate text from other languages to english in excel vba 2007 and also need code for transliteration from other languages to english [on hold]

I am new to VBA Excel 2007,I have created a form ,I need to convert the other language text in textbox1 to textbox2. Also I need to create the transliteration of the value in textbox1. Now I am ...
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Excel possible to fill two cells with one if-formula

I have searched on the internet to look if this is possible : IF(logical test ; true value ; false value ) This is what i try to make for example A2 =IF( B2 = 20 ; "True" & give C2 value ...
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Unable to expand cells in Microsoft Excel

I have an odd issue that I need your help with. Within my spreadsheet there are many cells that although contain data, do not respond when I try to automatically resize them. I've tried auto-fit, ...
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In Excel increasing the digit value

I'm trying to get Excel to increase a number by 1 digit when an alpha character is part of the "number". Example: HH-floor2-roomOPE-VSP1 increase to HH-floor2-roomOPE-VSP50. Is there a way for this ...
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how to send a pdf or ms excel/word file while it's open?

Upon viewing a pdf, ms excel/word file, i often want to send to my colleague for viewing, and after sending, i will still need to keep it open to use it further. While each time I have to close it and ...
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Can't get VLOOKUP working with roster spreadsheet

I have an Excel spreadsheet set up as a roster. The way the roster is setup is for the ease of the person creating the rotation. This roster is not easy to read for the staff. Mon ...
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How to bring to front a series in a scattered chart

This question is almost stupid but, since I'm working late at night in this part of the world, I'm too confused that I can't find the easiest command. I have a scattered graphs with many series. Some ...
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Excel lookup() always returns last value

I am using Excel on a larger table (3148 col) and I am doing a lookup. I've tried it with just 10 columns and it worked as expected but when I do my lookup with all the entries it just fails by ...
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How to use different formula in case of en error?

I want to run the following formulas on a cell, in this order, in case the previous formula returns an error. =MID(P2,SEARCH("q=",P2)+2,SEARCH("&",P2)-SEARCH("q=",P2)-2) ...
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Excel: How to strip search terms from a cell (referring URL)

I have cells that contain a referring URL of visitors who entered my websites. this URL always has a different lenght, but it's constant format is such that the search term always shows up between p= ...
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Managing different currencies in Excel budget sheet

I need to enter the values as I write cheques (ie $100 USD and $100CDN, not $111.55 USD and $100CDN) otherwise it will be a nightmare for me to match entries to invoices. I could create a column for ...
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Can we set Excel to append cell text on key press instead to delete the current text?

I am using Excel a lot for accounting. It happens a lot of time that I calculate multiple values into the same cell. So my cell may look like =12+345+23+88. Now, the default Excel behavior is to ...
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Cell colours depending on value

I have a column of cells where each cell contains one of the following text values Optimal Normal High-Normal Mild Moderate Severe I would like the cell colour to be a set depending on what the ...
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How to apply formula in specific condition in excel

I am trying to use flags to use in formulas 1 ,0 . I want excel to put 1 every specific number of months (3,6,...) . so if 1 applies in Sep ,then I want another 1 to be after (3,6,...) months. the ...
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How do I use the Phonetic() function in Excel 2013?

I am trying to use the Phonetic() function with some Japanese vocabulary words, however, it doesn't seem to be working. I assume it needs the furigana (ruby text) above the Japanese words, but Excel ...
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Page Break lines won't stay off for a shared Excel document

I have a shared Excel document on my NAS, and in Excel I go to options and disable Page Break lines. However, when someone else opens the document, the page breaks reappear. When I reopen the ...
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Code iterating slowly

I have a simple macro that gets creates 16 different versions of a template, updating by getting values from another open workbook. It is taking over a minute to iterate only 16 times and was ...
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Excel Values Require Enter within Cell to recognize as number

I have a worksheet where I am getting direct output from STATA that has a weird character format that included " =[ number ]". I put in a new column to strip the characters and leave the numbers. ...
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Importing multiple CSV files

I have to run a daily stock analysis where I pull multiple .csv files, and then have to go through an annoying task of deleting unnecessary fields from the .csv's. Only then can I start compiling the ...
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How to find the last value in a column in excel?

I am tracking rooms booked in a hotel on a daily basis in Excel. Every day I input the number of rooms booked in a column to show a trend of pick up over a period. I'd like to return the value of ...
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Unable to get Excel to recognise date in column

I constantly have problems working with dates in Excel, I must be doing something wrong but I don't understand what. I have a spreadsheet, exported from our exchange server, that contains a column ...
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Count Row and Column in Pivot Table

Hi I have a sheet that collects the following ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ + Name + Address + Borough + Postcode + Date Added + ...
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VBA: How to replace entire Excel cell value basing on its content?

I have an Excel Spreadsheet with some names in a cells. There can be as one name per cell as multiple names in one cell. For example: Cell A5 contains "Joe", cell BD54 contains "Joe;Harry;Molly", ...
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Excel: identify the column with a specific value

I have an excel file with a table of the following format, there are about 50 columns A B C D E id 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 It is guaranteed that one row will have exactly 1 value ...
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about excel file converted from pdf file [on hold]

I have an excel file converted from pdf file. All cells of that excel file are not fit and ordered because of conversion from pdf file. I want to fit all cells and order that excel file . And then, I ...
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extract date from string in excel

How can I extract date from such strings in excel? female in 1 2014-07-15T16:26:34.2343442+01:00 PointEvent I have this data and in the end I want to have: female in 1; and in another cell : ...
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Google Sheets: Count the number of consecutive blank cells in a row and alert if it matches a set number

In the attached sheet, I would like to return a red coloured cell as an alert in column B if there are 3 or more consecutive blank cells across the row.Is this possible? ...
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I would like one cell to add within the same cell

I am trying to have one cell calculate over and over again multiple times. Here is an example: If I type 45 in cell d6. I want to be able to type 67 into the same cell d6 and it add both the previous ...
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Excel - Delete rows

I see several examples that are close to what I need but I need help with what would be the inner loop. For a given repeating value (variable number of rows) in column B if none of the rows for that ...
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Copy a prepared Excel worksheet and retain the column widths and heights

All of the HELP info on this subject does not work in Excel 2013. I want to copy a worksheet to create a new copy, AND retain the column widths. The MOVE OR COPY command does not do this, nor does ...
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How to apply conditional formatting only to cells that contain a subtotal formula

I have a list of values, I have to alternate color of each row (that works fine). In that list I also have subtotals, calculated using the SUBTOTAL function. How would I be able to give just the ...
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Excel INDIRECT function worksheet names

So I have a series of worksheet in my workbook names A1-A4,B1-B4 etc. I'm trying to make an index page that pulls some of the data from each worksheet into a table but can't seem to get the INDIRECT ...
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Adding of time in Excel gives a strange answer

I tried to add the following times: 4:28:31 and 17:51:13 and got: 46:19:44 using simply =firstCell+secondcell all are in [h]:mm:ss format. What could be the reason why the answer is wrong? ...
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Create a non standard weekly date range autofill in excel

I am working on a monthly spreadsheet of our daily takings. I need one line for a sunday, monday and tuesday but two lines for wednesday, thursday, friday and saturday. I can't seem to hit the magic ...
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How to compare two sheets and get the common rows

I have a excel file which has two sheets and below is the first sheet and second sheet. I want to compare the two sheets (ex: each row of first sheet with with all the rows of second sheet ) and then ...
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Excel Formula Query

How can you do a lookup to move data on multiple rows to a single row. E.g If a person has 5 rows of information (a line for each subject qualification) how can you lookup info on that person only and ...
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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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Is there a way to do a partial text vlookup?

I am trying to vlookup partial text which will return a specific value if found within my data. I have a list of postcodes (zipcodes) and would like a vlookup to look up the first part of the postcode ...
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Getting references from regular intervals at regular intervals

I have data as follows (simplified) in two worksheets on a document: Sheet 1 data: A1=1 -- B1=(Blank) -- C1=(Blank) -- D1=2 -- E1=(Blank) -- F1=(Blank) -- G1=3 Sheet 2 data: is blank currently ...
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Excel VBA macro - i need to insert column and add a default value to all the cells in that column

I have created a macro but i could not insert columns in it and i could not add values to that coulmn. I want to insert a column and the default value to that entire column should be CH. column ...
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Excel 2010 opening data grouping when entering a formula

When I try to enter a formula in Excel 2010 all the columns that I have grouped/outlined open up. I do not want this to happen. When I open the same file on another computer it does not do this. Is ...