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Can I create a cell with enumerated values in a csv file

Can I create a cell with enumerated values in a csv file? For example, I want a cell that can only get the values: a) "value1" b) "value2" c) "value3" Is this possible? PS: I have used this ...
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Nneed to calculate average of NON sequential multiple cells & I want to exclude values = 0 or Empty Cell with AVERAGEIF

Nneed to calculate average of NON sequential multiple cells and I want to exclude values = 0 or Empty Cell with AVERAGEIFS. There is a mistake in my formula but I can't find a way to have it since ...
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Excel not accessible after import of data through script [closed]

I am using a python script to open up an excel workbook (by creating a pointer to it). After I put some data in the excel and script execution is completed, I tried to access(see note below ) the ...
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VBA Code De-bugging in 2010 excel

Looking for some help in debugging some old VBA/Macro code to work in the newer version of MS Excel 2010. The macro in question is the "Material Rollup" function. The purpose of the macro is after ...
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Can't Find/Find&Replace “Purple, Accent 4, Lighter 40%”, all other colors work - Excel 2007

I have a several large Excel tables that I am managing for my current project. Whenever a metric or value in the table changes, I indicate the change by changing the background color of the cell for ...
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Sorting and showing the most repeated row (value)

I have a sheet containing over 200k+ rows with values like this, 10.10.10.10 11.11.11.11 12.12.12.12 10.10.10.10 10.10.10.10 I want to be able to show the most repeated row at the top or extract it ...
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How do I find matching data in Excel?

I am trying to find some files listed in a big Excel workbook. On Sheet 1 I have the list of all the files with full path. C:\A\B\01.xlsx C:\A\C\02.xls C:\A\D\03.zip C:\A\E\04.jpg ...
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Excel dates with standard format (*) become custom when opened in another country

Here in the USA, I have created an Excel 2007 spreadsheet with a table that contains several columns with dates. I have formatted the date columns using the standard short date format (with the ...
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In Excel, checking if a cell matches one item from a named constant string list

This question is an expansion on In Excel, how do I check if a cell is in a list of values (a range of cells) . I'm trying to do =COUNTIF(name,G6) and when name refers to some cells, it works fine, ...
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Excel SUM function for whole column?

How can I sum the whole column without freeze head? I have a situation: I need to SUM each column, but the total rows in each column will keep changing. users are keep adding data in each columns, ...
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how to copy data from on cell to diferrent cell using command button

for example the first thing i put in cell b1 has "='Ex-post'!C172"which has value "1" and c1 has "=OFFSET('Ex-post'!$B$4,MATCH($H$1,'Ex-post'!$B$5:$B$542, 0),4)" in which the value is 2300 and i want ...
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Superscripts in Excel chart labels

I have data like this: 2 | 5 4 | 6 8 | 7 I want to plot them (scatter plot) with x={2,4,8}, y={5,6,7} but in the x-axis show 2 as 2^1, 4 as 2^2, 8 as 2^3, but not with the ^ symbol but as powers/ ...
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Excel 2007. Write changes back to extern file source

it's possible to import data into an excel sheet from an external (csv) file. Every time content of this external file will be changed, we'll see these changes in the excel sheet. But is it ...
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I don't want Ms excel to scroll down by cell units [duplicate]

When I scroll down (or up) in Ms Excel 2007, it scrolls down so that only whole cells (or at least it tries to do so) could be displayed next in that page. And it keeps jumping down one complete row ...
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Why does Excel 2007 change 13 to 14 when typed in?

Every time my co-worker types 13 into an excel cell, excel changes it to 14. She was using excel 2003 and this was happening. Our tech installed 2007 and it is still happening. We have to use a ...
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Microsoft Excel lookup match without sorting data

Have a value list and need to insert points by looking up the data table. Data table has value for points in 1000 increments. Actual value that I lookup will not be rounded to 1000 so I tried using ...
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Concatenate a range with values in between

I work with ranged data and want to populate a cell that includes values at set increments between the min and maximum. For example, the minimum outer diameter is 1 1/16" and the maximum outer ...
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Excel Lookup adds double quotes to string

I'm using this formula to get value form a table =LOOKUP(C11;Alias[A];Alias[B]) where C11 = 12354567 But when I use =LOOKUP(LEFT(C11,7);Alias[A];Alias[B]) where C11 = 12345678, the formula does ...
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Defined Name to give text or date value instead of numeric value

I had been trying out Define Name in Excel. I defined a name for a cell in which I would put a text or date value or I may leave it blank. But when I use this defined name in another cell, the second ...
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cell format excel number to text

I have a file with 4 columns and over 7000 rows. The columns are formatted as Number or Geral. But I'm using a plugging for php (SimpleXLSX) to read the xlsx file and create queries to insert into a ...
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Excel - sum values based on a column that match another column in another table

I've been working my head around this, but haven't figured it out yet, and I'm sure it's dead simple. Suppose the following example: There are two tables, one containing animals, and the other one ...
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MS Excel Column content replication across two sheets

Microsoft Excel functional Question How do I replicate (copy a column contents of Values to another sheet column) of a whole column (with data content) from a primary sheet to an secondary sheet in ...
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In Excel replacing a column with another column

I have a list of Variables in Column A > list of items another list of variables in Column B > with corresponding Item Codes for >> column A And in Column C > I have list of item codes randomly ...
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Can't apply value filter to excel pivot table without affecting subtotals - Subtotal filtered items greyed out

I have a pivot table containing a list of assemblies and the costs of the parts, with the subtotals equating the total cost of the assembly. I want to filter out the parts of negligible cost (say ...
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Make Excel 2007 pivot tables default to Classic View

When I launch a new pivot table in Excel 2007 (.xlsx file format) the defaults appear to be: New view (not Classic view) Autofit column widths on update = on Subtotals = on (top of group) I end up ...
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excel - if value grater than, use that value

I am having problems with my excel function. I want to: if value 1 is greater than value 2, then write value 1 in a cell. If value 2 is greater than value 1, then write value 2 in the cell. ...
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How can I work out days, hours and minutes from a total number of minuts?

In Excel I have a number of minutes that I need to convert in to days, hours and minutes, but I cannot figure out how to get the minutes. Here is how the data must be presented - Total Minutes Days ...
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CTRL+SHIFT+DOWN not working in Excel 2007

Ctrl+Shift+↓ is not working in Excel 2007. I have unchecked: Options → Advanced → Tools → Options → Transition Navigation Keys Ctrl+Shift+↑ is working fine. If I ...
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How to change the size of my 'glow' effect on excel, when I use custom color?

When I create a shape in Excel(2007) I apply some effects in it on Format > Shape Styles > Shape Effects, with one of them being "glow" with some predefined colors and sizes. What I'm trying to do ...
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New instance of Excel does not see already opened instance

I have Avizo.xlt with one Worksheet and a code which intended to put this WS inside already opened document, which is SLK report made by our ancient ERP system, and close this document. Everything ...
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Sumif range of criteria

I've checked different questions and answers on the site, but couldn't find what I'm looking for. I try to have a sum of values, using multiple criteria (OR): When I use, e.g., ...
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Excel - Get rid of extra space in cell when using Text Wrap

When I type a long sentence (or more than one sentence) into more than one cell in a row, and apply the Text Wrap option to these cells, the cells have an extra blank line on the bottom of them. There ...
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Show or hide rows in an excel sheet subject to the value of a particular cell (excel 2007 & Windows 7)

I have made a spreadsheet to specify decoration selections from a range of standard options. There are five separate ranges so this is the first selection then within each range there are additional ...
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Referencing cells from a different worksheet

Im trying to reference data within a cell of first work sheet (active) on a second worksheet (trucks). When I use =active!$L$34 on my second worksheet (trucks) it bring the right number over. However ...
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How to match Reg No. in one workbook to another

I want to find out a formula to match Reg No. for two workbooks. First work book is a master book I update everyday almost, next workbook I have employees name and ID numbers only, nos are in ...
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How to see green and purple box around charts?

When I create a chart in excel and I click on the chart I would like to see the green boxes around all the data that the chart plots as well as purple boxes around the headings. How do I enable this ...
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Excel inconsistent date conversion

I'm running Excel 2007. I've done a dump of data from a MSSQL database into a CSV file, then saved it as part of a larger Excel book. One of the fields is a date, which downloads as: ...
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Excel, Compare columns values between 2 sheets and if any match update data if one

I 've found many useful info at the past from the forum, but now i trully need a hand. So, my issue is: i have 2 sheets containing some common columns, lets say Product Name, ID#, Price etc. How to ...
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“Filter by Selected Cell's Color” is so slow

I have a row includes like 60-70 thousand lines. 30.000 of them colored. And I'm trying to filter them by "Filter by Selected Cell's Color" but it's so slow. It take forever to filter just 70.000 ...
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What's the best way to merge 2 tables keeping 1 column aligned?

What's the best way to merge 2 tables keeping 1 column aligned? Example: I have these 2 tables from which I want to make table 3: TABLE1 color name1 red apple orange orange yellow banana ...
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Method to Consolidate Cell Contents from Two Excel Files into One Excel File

I translated an Excel file in Chinese into English with OmegaT, a CAT (Computer-Aided Translation) tool, and a pure English file was generate by OmegaT. However, the customer wants me to submit an ...
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Can Excel's Find formula have multiple find_text criteria?

I have a list of names on a NAMES tab range A1:A100. On another tab 'Data Export', in column A I have an export of thousands of comments where one of those names from the NAME tab can be found within ...
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VBA Excel: Function to find a string in another workbook

I'm trying to create a function that searches a string (bom) in two different workbooks and returns a value next to that string. I know the ranges in those workbooks where I want to perform the ...
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Excel - column width differences in copied worksheet

I have a workbook that I created using Excel 2007. In Excel 2007 I can copy one of the worksheets to a different workbook with no problems. However, using Excel 2010 I'm getting odd behavior. I open ...
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Separate cell content after “-” for multiple columns at once

-------------------------------------------- | Visible | Actual formula | I need | -------------------------------------------- | 0 | =500-500 | 500 | | 0 | ...
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VBA Excel: How to select only numeric values in a range?

I used Range.Find to locate a string called "Qty", now I want to select all the numbers in that column. I would use .End(xlDown) to get the last row, however the last used cell in that column is not ...
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How to compose one table out of many tables?

I have a couple of tables which contain various data and I'd like all of them to be composed into one table. In one of the tables I have a lot of entries with various IDs for different things on ...
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Deleting entire row in excel if missing data in certain column or columns?

I just downloaded a Micosoft CSV file from Google Contacts and I would like to modify it so that I can organize the contacts in my phone. I am going back to my "dumb" phone as part of an experiment of ...
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Horizontal Index Match Excel 2007

i have a list of customers rows 1-500 column B, with their purchases showing in columns u-AB and based on the maximum purchases done under a specific column (u-ab), the customer will be tagged as ...
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How do I get Excel to pull data from multiple workbooks from exact dates based on an entered date

I am running windows-7 and using Excel 2007 Enterprise. I am a truck driver and need to catalog my pay based on a changing day to day system. I am paid per mile, per stop, per hour, or per flat rate ...