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I want to find out a formula to match Reg No. for two workbooks.
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What's the best way to merge 2 tables keeping 1 column aligned?
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TABLE1
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...

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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.
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I have a list of names on a NAMES tab range A1:A100.
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### Separate cell content after “-” for multiple columns at once

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| Visible | Actual formula | I need |
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| 0 | =500-500 | 500 |
| 0 | ...

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362 views

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In one of the tables I have a lot of entries with various IDs for different things on ...

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i have a list of customers rows 1-500 column B, with their purchases showing in columns u-AB
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I export data in csv format from sql server database. It contain 5 column. one column have date and time value. When i checked the date -time value i found date time value is in wrong format. I add ...

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0,040 - 0,06 : 33
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I have a Table in Excel that is laid out as follows. What I require is a way of accessing a table row by index for a calculation.
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Each day a program is creating an excel file for me with some data for the current day.
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Based on all ...

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I would need help in converting table which is in table format to a pivot format. Below is the sample data which i have:
![Input File][1]
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Have some data of the following form:
X | Y
----+-----
3 | 42
4 | 57
6 | 92
11 | 119
19 | 316
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The following formula works in Excel but not in Google Spreadsheet:
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Thanks,
Bing

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I am using Excel 2007. I need to exclude Spin Buttons from my Excel sheet's protection.
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### Combine rows in Excel

I have data in column 1 and data in column 2 as follows:
1234 eggs
1234 bacon
1234 toast
4321 Orange Juice
I want it to appear as follows:
1234 eggs-bacon-toast
4321 ...

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When I open an Excel document from server, edit and then try to save the changed document, I get the message that "path\filename is in use. Try again later".
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I have a list (.txt document) of telephonenumbers with first and surname and number.
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123123 john doe
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etc.
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A B C
empname leave from leave upto
john ...

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Area Branch Empolyees Products Shelfs
Area1 Area1 Branch1 10 Product 1 10
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