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I'm not sure if this is possible in Excel.
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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!!!)
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We have stock and price columns and we want to add stock number to price columns
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Stock(Column) 5
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We want it be as below
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I have a 3 column, 20 row table. (A1:C20)
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I need a way to return all the non-blank rows of 3 ...

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Thanks

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Q3 - ...

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01/01/2014 Item1 3 John
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...

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48.8
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4.52%
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I I have an Excel scatter chart with x and y values.
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I'm looking to create a macro in Excel 2007 which will do the following:
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could you please, help me?
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A1 A5
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...

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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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John Smith Canada 1
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I've compile a structural steel and architectural finishes material take off for an industrial building.
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I want to add a hyperlink in a cell, but getting the domain from a different cell.
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A1 = localhost
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