# Tagged Questions

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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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### 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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### 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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### 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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### 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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### 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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### Excell formula for multiple pasts without repeating previous cells

I have a data set for 12 years of 4,380 days. I want to take the sum of each week. when I make a formula {=SUM(A1:A7)} and drag to drop button to the next cell it shows {=SUM(A2:A8)}. This is not what ...

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### Pivot table with two headers in MS Excel

I'd soo appreciate if someone could help.
My initial table looks like this:
Brand Period_1 Period_1 Period_2 Period_2
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### Have Pivot Chart show only some columns in pivot table

I have a data table. In the table I have some dollar amounts. I also have formulas that use lookups to group these dollar amounts into groups in the data itself. I then have a pivot table where my ...

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### Converting comma seperated values in multiple rows

I am in urgent need of importing huge data from excel to SQL.
one of the excel sheet contains data as follows.
ID Name Category Section
1 Books Stationery KG1,KG2,1
2 Pencils ...

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### Updating multiple pivot tables with slicers

I have a worksheet with about 15 different pivot tables, about 80% of them with multiple slicers. I've added rows to the data source sheet, however when I try to update the data source on the pivot ...

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### Formula to incorporate Highlighted text & Loop function

I'm trying to analyze over a 1000 line items,
with different information in all columns ,although certain columns might have duplicate information.
I can do conditional formatting and highlight the ...

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### Auto-fill rows from columns in another sheet?

I'm using Google Doc's Spreadsheet at the moment and I'm attempting to create the same view in another sheet.
First Sheet:
(yes I need these merged cells)
Second Sheet:
Unfortunately Google ...

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### Cells show formula, not formula result

We have an existing spreadsheet that has been working fine. Today we double-clicked a cell, to edit the formula, but did not change anything (we tested on other cells to check). When hitting enter, or ...

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### Combining Two Differently Formatted Spreadsheets

I'm relatively new to excel and am having some issues comparing two sheets of data. We're looking at the benefits over the fiscal year by month. One spreadsheet has the project ID on the left, and the ...

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### Problems figuring out weekly scheduling and hours past midnight

This is a screenshot of what I have
What I'm trying to do is have the hours for each individual person posted as shown or a way that the hours can be posted like this and then have the total amount ...

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### Excel Scheduling - trying to calculate hours after midnight so they're not negative

If anyone can give me any type of help on why I have negative numbers instead 40, which is what it should equal please help. I'd be so grateful. Thank You!

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### Excel - Parsing data to template

I'm not sure if this is possible in Excel.
I have a sheet that looks like:
+---------------+-------+--------+-------+-------+-------+-------+-------+-------+
| | August ...

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### SUMIF/ COUNTIF (look up names from column 1 then sum numbers from column 2)

I need to look up names from column 1 then sum numbers from column 2. Some names in column one appear more then once. (The spread sheet I am working on has 7400 rows!!!)
Example:
Column A ...

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### VB macro for excel

Coding a lil' macro so it pulls data from one book and paste's it into another book and I'm a little stuck. It copies data but only from the book I created the macro/button in, and not any other book.
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### MS Excel 2007 Copy Range Across Worksheets and Increment or Offset by 50 rows

I'm looking to copy and paste a list of names from Sheet 1 to Sheet 2 but space them out. For example, I'd like Sheet1!A6 -> Sheet2!A51, Sheet1!A7 -> Sheet2!A101.... Sheet1!A41 -> ...

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### Excel - How can I collapse data, eliminating blank rows?

I have a 3 column, 20 row table. (A1:C20)
The 3 columns are each 1 digit of a 3 digit number.
Some of the rows have 3 digits, some are blank.
I need a way to return all the non-blank rows of 3 ...

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### Formula to return values into a number of cells based on another cell's value. [closed]

If I have a cell (A1) value is "2" (set value)
& another cell (A2) value is "4" (number of cells in 1 column i want the set value to appear in)
How do I return the values in B1:B4 to all be "2"?

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### excel - ask for input to be used as new cell values [closed]

I use excel 2007 and I want to create the following function:
At first I need to add a vba function button that prompts the user to add four different values, e.g. a name, a number, a date and an ...

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### Financial Quarters from date

I have looked around for other solutions to this issue using the =ROUNDUP(MONTH(A1)/3,0) code.
However I am not using the standard dates for Quarters
Q1 - 02-Feb/03-may
Q2 - 04-May/02-Aug
Q3 - ...

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### How do I make a function update dynamically when I make changes to the function in a “master” cell?

For example, column 1 would contain input data, and subsequent columns would perform actions on that data.
Row 1 would be the master row. All changes to the formulas in row 1 would be duplicated ...

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### How can I find max value for a text as unique identifier in Excel?

This is basically for an auction setup in Google spreadsheet.
Say there are 26 bidders A to Z and each bid 5 times with different values. I need to find the max value bid by each of them and display ...

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### How do I get “yes” or “no” in Excel if the information comes from “true” and “false”?

first of all, I have to point out that I am a German visiting this forum (I couldn't find anything useful on the German websites), so excuse my English if it is bad here and there ;-)
Here is my ...

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### Power Pivot - Average time per item

I'm trying to calculate on average, how long it takes to make each item.
Here is the data table:
Date Item Quantity Operator
01/01/2014 Item1 3 John
01/01/2014 Item2 5 ...

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### How to Run macro in excel instance “2” from excel instance “1”

Lets say i have already opened Workbook 1 in Excel instance 1 and Workbook 2 in excel instance 2
And i have macro called "AAA" in instance 1 and "ASD" in instance 2
i want to call "ASD" in instance 2 ...

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### Excel macro to save workbook on another session of excel

Im trying to make a macro in one session of excel that saves a particular workbook in another session of excel.
Lets say i have Workbook1 and Workbook2 and i have opened them in different excel ...

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### IF formula returns wrong value

https://www.dropbox.com/s/v6nd2z4icftmnvf/example1.xlsx
We have Excel 2007 (German) and vista ultimate.
I am trying Excel by building a roster but have run into a problem with the following formula.
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### Comment in fixed line in Excel gets truncated when I scroll down

I have an Excel sheet with a fixed header (first row is fixed) and some of the cells in this header contain comments. When I don't scroll down and hover over the cell, the comment is fully visible, ...

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### Can I use excel to read barcodes and take me to a specific cell?

I work for a community group that holds an annual fund raiser for charity over a weekend. I am an excel user and am wanting to set it up so that I can assign a barcode on a card to a specific person. ...

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### Getting Excel to “update” or “follow” a linked Access table?

I'm using Excel and Access 2007. I'm having an issue at work and my current knowledge of Access and Excel isn't enough. I have an Access database that has certain data in it. I have an Excel ...

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### Align column of numbers, negative numbers, decimals and percentages in Excel

My list of numbers contains the following:
48.8
4.19
(0.36)
4.52%
and I want them all to align by decimal. As far as I can tell it is not possible in a single step and the best I can do is paste ...

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### VBA + Polymorphism: Override worksheet functions from 3rd party

my company makes extensive use of a data provider using a (closed source) VBA plugin. In principal, every query follows follows a certain structure:
Fill one cell with a formula, where arguments to ...

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### Create a linear trend line in Excel graphs with logarithmic scale

I I have an Excel scatter chart with x and y values.
I set the logarithmic scale in x-axis and y-axis.
When I add a linear trend line to the graph, the line is not linear but appears like a curve.
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### Macro to copy values to new sheet and prompt user where they want to save

I'm looking to create a macro in Excel 2007 which will do the following:
copy the formatting and values from a sheet called 'report',
insert this into a new workbook, naming the file with the value ...

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### Excel: how to link cell from one sheet to another

could you please, help me?
i would like to find out how to do this:
i have a sheet 1: with columns: number, name, color.
i would like on sheet 2 to have 3 cells, where after entering the number, two ...

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### Excel: Random select within table that meets two criteria

Here is an example of my data:
Name: Office: Years:
John Smith Canada 1
Bob Smith Canada 1
Jake Smith Canada 1
Sarah Smith Canada 1
On another sheet I want ...

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### sum the values in a column and add the sum to the filename of a workbook

Hello I have been able to create new worksheets based on unique values in a column. In addition to this, i want to sum up the values in a column and include this sum in the filename of each ...

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### Excel: Copying web table or saner way of merging cells?

I have an issue where copying information from a table in a web page to Excel doesn't copy the headers cleanly. The headers look something like this:
# Line Part Part Description List
...

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### Go to first non-negative cell in a row and divide by another cell

I'm looking to have Excel calculate the financial payback period for me.
In words, I'm trying to count and return the first non-negative number in a row and divide that value by a corresponding cell.
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### Excel 2010 Compile Data from Multiple Worksheets into Summary Spreadsheet

I've compile a structural steel and architectural finishes material take off for an industrial building.
I simply tallied the quantity of each length of each shape on a sheet corresponding to each ...

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### Excel cells- show displayed text instead of value in Data Validation list

I read this topic: Excel cells - show text different to the actual value?, and now I'm trying to use it as a Data Validation list in Excel.
But when I choose for the list those cells, when I choose ...

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### excel text to specific cell

so i have this problem i want to get a specific cell from text i mean that
i have made a table 1,2,3... A,B,C,....
i made a vlookup to search for specific letter in number so if i press 1 in a A3 it ...

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### Excel group files not opening

The OS is Windows XP 2003 server and the program is Microsoft Office Standard 2007 (Excel). This computer recently upgraded from Office 2003 to Office 2007.
Upon clicking any .xls or .xlsx book file ...

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### Excel - Counting unique values with multiple criterias

I have a large scale data set and I am looking for a way to count the number of unique values:
Day -ID, Location-ID, Truck-ID
1, 18, 1
1, 19, 1
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### Replace two numbers in a column with 99

I have Selling Price which is not in proper format as its converted from Dollar to our local currency.
So the amount in the column are ending with random number. I want to change last two numbers to ...