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Compare two cell data and pull the third vaue if both the cells match [on hold]

I have the following 2 sheets, Sheet 1: Customer Customer Name StockCode A00003U AVAGO TECHNOLOGIES SC1865-01-00 A00003U AVAGO TECHNOLOGIES ...
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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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Assign the value of a cell as a cell reference of another cell in Excel - How to? [on hold]

The intention behind this query is to simplify the review of excel sheets with engineering calculations. Let us assume that column A contains the notations. cell A1 contains "Rfa" and cell A2 ...
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Can't create a scatter chart from a pivot table in excel

No, excel. I can, it's just you that won't let me. *copy/paste, create chart, done*. Is there a way to bypass this check? Copy/paste works, but I'd like a scatter chart from a pivot table to ...
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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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Formatting cells in EXCEL based on real world date

I am trying to format cells in EXCEL 2007 based on the real world date for due dates on my bills. I know how to do this using Open Office, however EXCEL does not use the same conditional formatting ...
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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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How to Add One column value to another coloumn value in bulk in excel

We have stock and price columns and we want to add stock number to price columns For eg. Stock(Column) 5 Price(Column ) 100 We want it be as below Price ( Column ) 5-100 So Final value for Price ...
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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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how do you modify default excel hotkey in excel 2007?

how do you modify default excel hotkey in excel 2007? In word 2007, under office -option-define-menu you can define hotkey and change exsiting hotkey, while in excel i can't find it.
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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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Get differences between two Excel 2007 rows, showing relative changes in second column [closed]

I want to create a spreadsheet where column A has a list of numbers and column B has the totals. I want to create a formula where the difference between each cell in column A is displayed in column B, ...
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how to read a . csv file with Weka explorer [on hold]

"File 'E:\Isuru\Data\data.csv' not recognized as an 'CSV data files' file Reason: wrong number of values,Read 24, expected 1,read Token[EOL],line 3"
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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. [on hold]

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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paste values in a cell based on two other cells

I have 2 columns(a,b) containing values. If cells in 'a' column have a string called 'major',then I have to paste 'important' in the corresponding blank cells of b. New to vb.Need help Thanks
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excel - ask for input to be used as new cell values

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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Excel “IF” function has totally stopped working

THe "IF" function worked quite well a few months back. Needed to use it again and this time I keep getting the "something's wrong with your formula" window. I've tried everything : changing the commas ...
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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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I am having trouble pasting my data from a html* filtered notepad doc into Excel

I am copying supplier stock items from their website into Word, then copying it into a HTML file and opening it in Notepad before copying it to Excel in order to keep the format of the original text. ...
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Excel Macro for preserving line breaks in cell text

I have an excel sheet containing text that I require copying and then pasting into a 3rd party application (bit like notepad). I need to use a button to copy the text so it cannot be edited or ...
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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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Excel: Find a specific cell and paste the value from a control cell into it

I have two columns one containing the room number, e.g. B-CL102, the other containing a varying integer. I want to enter a different, manually determined, integer in a third column. Whether by macro ...
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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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Adding a Custom List to Cells in Excel 2007

I have gone through the tutorial on how to create a custom list, but it doesn't say how to add it to the cell. What I want to do is to add a listbox to a cell: i.e. Cell A1 has a drop down button ...
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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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How do you add text to the end of a cell in Excel

I am wanting to add the same text to the end of about 10,000 cells, but I don't want to go through and manually type it in on every cell. So basically, I want to: A1 A5 text =A1+"file" ...
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Excel 2007 : paste from clipboard to visible rows only

What I want to do is to copy multiple lines from a .txt file and paste it into an excel sheet that have hidden rows. Each line on my text file is correlated to the same visible row on the excel sheet. ...
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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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Dynamic Excel page with many referances

I want to build a dynamic spreadsheet. I have a blank template for entering weekly information about different locations. Once this information is inputted it is saved as a new sheet and titled for ...