The 2008 version of Microsoft's spreadsheet application for Mac.

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how can I select the drop down fill-in text with keyboard (excel2008)

I have a spreadsheet of files and when I need to insert new filenames excel very handily produces a drop down list of similar entries. Pressing enter autofills but then I have to click the cell to add ...
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Graph with uneven spacing in excel

I need to make a graph of follow-up data at 0, 6, 12, and 24 months. Excel for Mac 2008 puts the 24 months at the 18 month position. How do I get the correct spacing without including 18 months?
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OS X Excel 2008: Export All Document Sheets to Separate Tab Delimited Files

Is it possible to bulk export multiple sheets in an Excel Document to separate tab-delimited text files? As it is, it only exports the active sheet. I've got a document with 850 sheets, all of which ...
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Plotting discontinuous graph in Excel - Mac 2008

have some data that has gaps in it and Im not able to plot it in excel. I know I want to uncheck the "Leave Gaps" item in the Tools / Chart / Options panel. Plenty of googling has showed that that's ...
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Import CSV - file origin missing a UTF8 entry

Excel 2008 for OSX seems to be missing a UTF8 import No matter which I choose I get garbage for diacritics the file is showing fine in TextWrangler which reports it is in UTF-8
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Change line endings and delimiter format (permanently) when saving to CSV from Excel

I'm using Excel on Mac and it's always painful to have to reopen all exported CSVs in another text editor just to change the line endings from "CR" to "LF" and the delimiter from ";" to "," Is there ...
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How do you show the toolbar in Excel 2008 on Mac OS X Lion if it's hidden?

In Snow Leopard and earlier, there was a "tic-tac" control in the top right of the window, but after upgrading to Lion, it's no longer there. Any ideas?
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Is there any way to make the formula bar in Excel 2008 on Mac OS X 10.6 dock or attach to the window instead of floating?

Is there any way to make the formula bar in Excel 2008 on Mac OS X 10.6 dock or attach to the window instead of floating? So far everything I've read says no, but maybe you know the secret!
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Why is my Excel document printing on legal paper, but with letter margins?

I am trying to print an Excel spreadsheet, which is rather large. I want it to be only one page wide, and as many pages tall as is necessary. I want the font to be as large as possible, as long as ...