Microsoft Office Excel is a spreadsheet application written and distributed by Microsoft. Use this tag for problems specific to Excel 2007 for Windows.

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copy data from multiple word files to excel with vba

I know this question was already asked (Copying data from multiple word docs into one excel sheet) the thing is I can't use the answer. I'm fresh to vba, but I thought I can handle it. I was wrong. I ...
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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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Excel 2007 - cannot open the clipboard

Every now and then within Excel when I do Ctrl-x (cut) or Ctrl-c (copy) I get the pop-up message 'Cannot open the Clipboard'. I can't see any particular pattern to it but it's very annoying when it ...
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excel 2007 MS Query

I have created a spread sheet using MS query. I have added several columns to the rows of data so there can be some manually entered notes at the end of each row. The problem is when I refresh the ...
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Percentage increase between two data points - bar chart / Excel

Please forgive me but I simply do not know how to include these arrow lines displaying percentage increase/decrease between two points on a bar chart in excel. I wish to replicate what is showing in ...
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Macro to copy multiple rows from one worksheet to another and then copy the headings into copied columns

I am new to macros and I have developed this macro that allows me to take rows that has data in them from cells B-G from Workseet "master 1" starting from row 11. I take this data and then copy it ...
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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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vlookup in a cell that contains mid formula

I am trying to create a vlookup in a cell referencing a specific cell so that I can pull the data from my lookup table. Well this cell that I am referencing happens to have a mid formula in it, and ...
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Format Excel to Display Second Time Zone in Graph

I need to make my Y axis in a graph show the time in HH:MM (local) format as well as HH:MM +/- offset for another timezone. Form example: 09:00 EST 06:00 PST Is there some sort of custom format ...
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Excel: Replace Number Format in Diagram

I have an Excel Workbook which will be sent to a client and I need to get the thousands and decimal seperators right. I have a Workbook.Open routine which will change to custom formatting (and back on ...
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Embed an dotm file into an Excel document

I have a dotm file( macro enabled word template). I want to insert it into an Excel file and I want to open it by the clicking of a command button in Excel form. The problem is, when I open this dotm ...
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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: cannot remove advanced filter

I added Data->Sort&Filter->Advanced filter to a cell that allows me to quickly choose a name from a range of names stored in another sheet some time ago. Now I would like to remove the advanced ...
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Excel, sort through columns

I need to sort through a a few excel columns and can't seem to nail down an easier way besides manually going through line by line. Column A has names where names can repeat, column b has state ...
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Microsoft Excel hyperlink function to a specific location in a Word doc

I have a long column of numbers in Excel that I have mail merged to a Word doc. I would like to write a function in Excel that will hyperlink each cell from this column to its corresponding mail ...
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How to stop IE opening Excel spreadsheets in embedded mode?

When we open an Excel workbook with Internet Explorer (D:\Book1.xlsx in address bar) - IE opens the Excel workbook in embedded mode. It triggers Excel with the following option C:\Program Files ...
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How can I move columns based on the column header title to another workbook?

I have to average grades based on each objective for a new report card we have to complete this year. Column one has students names, each additional column will have the objective associated with the ...
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.xls Excel File With Protected Fields Allow Editing in 2007, Not 2010 or 2013

We have a form in use at the office. This form is a .xls file. Most cells are protected with the exception of data entry cells. I am able to edit at will in Excel 2007, however in 2010 and 2013, any ...
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How to create a formula which finds a cell that matches a range of other cells then produces a number if the cell appears.

am having trouble with finding a suitable formula for my spreadsheet in excel. In column A i have a list of postcodes (439 postcodes). In column B-BL i also have postcodes (these postcodes are in ...
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How to disable PASTE in Excel without VBA

This is an old question - You can't really force validation rules in excel b/c even if you protect your sheet a simple copy/paste can bypass all validation (very strange implementation of protection ...
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Microsoft Excel Copy one row to another worksheet if cell contains specific data

I have never written a macro in excel before. I am trying to organize my PTAs spirit wear orders for ease of placing the order. I have entered all orders into a master worksheet titled "spirit wear". ...
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excel: how to filter for a specific ID given time constraints on a text field

I have an excel sheet that has a three fields: USER_ID | DATE_CREATED | TAGS Tags applied to the items in the sheet vary quite a bit, and are set up like |tag1 tag2 tag3...| within the field. I ...
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Include new rows in autofilter range

I am working with an excel 2007 worksheet that has the "filter" applied so that each column heading has a pull-down menu for sorting. When I add new rows to the end of the table by cut-n-paste from ...
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Excel Pivot Table - Change default font

Is it possible to change the default font for a Pivot Table? We have a report automation module in our application that populates an Excel spreadsheet with a result set from an Oracle SQL query. ...
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Pivot Tables: how can I stop my columns from disappearing if they are empty?

I've ticked 'preserve cell formatting on update', but if one of the columns doesn't have an entry then it disappears. Is there any way I can keep it from disappearing even if it's blank? I suspect not ...
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I'm trying this code to create a combobox to list all sheets when start a workbook on Exc 2007. But it's not working.Thanks in advance

Private Sub Workbook_Open() Dim oSheet As Excel.Worksheet Dim oCmbBox As MSForms.ComboBox Set oCmbBox = ActiveWorkbook.Sheets(1).cmbSheet oCmbBox.Clear For Each oSheet In ActiveWorkbook.Sheets ...
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Color scale based on multiple cells

I have a data sheet with min-max possible values adjacent to each other. I'd like to color the cells based on how close they are to matching (ie the color should be based on their difference) I ...
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How to optimize Excel 2007 cell width for printing?

I have an Excel spreadsheet with 5 columns. Two columns have cells which contain very little text (e.g., dates or prices) while three columns have cells which can sometimes contain several rows of ...
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Auto create folders using Excel field entries (using a template folder)

I need to generate folders for new job numbers that are generated in excel. Every time the excel sheet is updated with a new job number I need to generate a folder in a set location with the folder ...
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Using icon sets comparing values in two cells (excel 2007)

I am trying to place icon sets in cels with their value, comparing that value to the same data of last month. So for example I have column A contains this months rank (0-10) column B contains last ...
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Auto propagation of formulas down the columns for each new row

How to propagate those formulas down the respective colums for every new row automatically? There is an webhook which creates new rows with data with those columns (A1, X2, Y2) empty, and I would need ...
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Trying to get VLOOKUP to get data from a table array on another workbook where the worksheet name is variable

I currently pull data in from 4 workbooks using the INDIRECT function, the formula is as follows, =INDIRECT("'[" & $AE$1 & "]" & $AA$13 &"'!" & $AI$1) $AE$1 contains the workbook ...
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Making DropDown list without repetition, Adding name back to List?

i use this method to help me with my own Excel data for Car Hire. its working great user can select one car and until its deleted from the first field the next user can select. is it possible that the ...
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need help creating a macro button in excel in order to pick up data from a selected row and use it to fill in a form on the next sheet

HI I need a macro button to take information from a selected row in excel but not all of the information in that row and use it to automatically fill in a document that is on the next sheet. e.g. ...
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Continue from one excel sheet to other without merging them together

i have an Excel workbook whic contain monthly sheets of sales. Each monthly sheet contains sale figures for various items (in columns) on a daily basis. the days are grouped in weeks. Now i want to ...
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save a sheet in new closed workbook without links

I have this code which work pretty good but I have a problem that the new exel workbook have links from the old one. Sub archive() Dim FileExtStr As String Dim FileFormatNum As Long Dim xWs As ...
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Hiding the Microsoft Query table properties in Excel

I have done a data connection in Excel using the "From Microsoft Query" data connection type. In that i have also set criteria where the values are taken from a particular cell. This is so that the ...
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Dynamic Scenario output in excel

I have a model where in the input numbers going into the model depend on the cases/scenarios i select from a drop down menu ( Base, Best and Worst). These numbers are then used across all remaining ...
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Splitting data in column a to column b and or c

I'm trying to find a macro that will help me in sorting data. This is a very large document and will be a regular (monthly) endeavor. I've looked and tried help but I'm no better off, lol. I've got ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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 ...