# Tagged Questions

The 2010 version of Microsoft's spreadsheet application.

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### Excel formula - is it possible to return a value adjacent to a list of values, depending if that list of values matches another list?

In Sheet 1, I have a list of document numbers (alphanumeric) in Column A, which have a corresponding title listed in Column B.
I need to compare another list of document numbers (alphanumeric), ...

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### Optimize VBA code(efficient code) and ensure distributability

To perform the following actions:
Copy a particular "template"-worksheets as many times as the number of cells selected in the master database
Create worksheets (with names) based on the selected ...

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### EXCEL, I need to take data from 1 column & arrange in another column so the data loops [on hold]

EXCEL, I have 4 columns. one column having part numbers, a blank column, column with group number & 123 count column.
I need to take item 1 of the 1st group copy it to blank column but in the ...

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### One dynamic named range not staying dynamic while another in the workbook is

I am attempting to use dynamic named ranges to make it so I can pre-set the column portion of the print ranges in a workbook without assuming a number of rows. So I opened the name manager and ...

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### Outlines of merged cells not staying consistent when a filter is applied

I have a spreadsheet that uses merged cells for visual clarity. The merged cells are in the B column (dates), and in the A column there are various values. I use filters in column A, and in my other ...

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### Macro Hyperlink Error in Mac OS (Office for Mac 2011)

I am getting an error on a macro only when using a Mac. This macro was designed to solve a problem with a formula using the Hyperlink function to copy a link from another sheet for each row. (Excel ...

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### SUMPRODUCT & ROUND

Is there a way to get the product of the array with conditions to round to the 2nd decimal place before summing?
Current formula w/o rounding:
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### How can I get a count of values for one column as compared to a second column?

I have a spreadsheet with a list of companies that submit data, the type of data they submit, and the date they submit. I need to a do a count of the number of times per day they submit, but only do ...

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### How can I search for a value that's repeated in excel?

I have a spreedsheet (Sheet2) that has 4 columns:
ID | Name | Semester | SemesterAvg | Overall Avg | Period |
1 | John | 1 | 2.5 | 2.5 | 20132 |
1 | John | 2 | ...

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### 3D Graphics with 3 Colums as Data

I have an excel tab as attached :
I want to make a graphic with 3 axis. On the first one, the Type, on the second, the projet, and on the third, the date.
However, I've tryed several things, and I ...

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### Creating Folders and Subfolders from excel cell values

Im trying to create a directory named after the value in column E within a directory (c:/Site Information), then create a further directory called the concatenated value of column A,B,C, and D. This ...

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### Excel Month() function does not detect some date format

I have a simple table like this in excel:
The formula i used was =IFERROR(IF(LEN(B3)>0,MONTH(B3),""),""). I check if a cell is blank by using LEN, if so ignore, else, convert it to month no.
I ...

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### Excel Conditional Formatting when adding extra columns

I've created a worksheet and added conditional formatting to it. Unfortunately whenever I need to add extra columns to this sheet, my conditional formatting messes up. Not only the range when this ...

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### How do i right align an icon set arrow under conditional formatting so that both number and arrow are on right side of cell neatly together?

Cell displays a conditional format arrow Icon set which is on far left side of cell. The number in that cell is right aligned and I want to bring the arrow directly next to the number. I want the ...

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### How to create a dynamic date title in excel 2010 using different tables and data

My friend has asked for help with an excel assignment and they have 2 tables, HRM and Data_Tables.
Data_Tables has corresponding month numbers from 1-12 in column I from I3-I14. In J column there is ...

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### Running macro on multiple sheets

I can run macro on individual worksheets but not all open worksheets.
I want to run this macro on 700 worksheets. We are trying to delete one column.
Sub RunMacroOnAllSheetsToRight()
For i = ...

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### Count unique values within specified variable date range

I'm attempting to create a report that includes a count of unique values from a table. I'm using Excel 2010. Normally this would be an easy matter of adding a column to the source data with a formula ...

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### Needs VBA solution - Clear contents of 4 cells to left of cell with N/A Error

I have a table of data in which column L has a vlookup formula. In the rows where column L (i.e., the vlookup returns "#N/A"), I would like to clear the contents of the eight cells to the left ...

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### Excel to count number of concurrent sessions based on start/end times

I have a massive set of data that I'm trying to work through. In Column A, I have a username, in Column B I have a session start date/time, in Column C I have the session end date/time.
I am trying ...

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### How can a cell be displayed if another cell is marked?

I am a trainer for an organization, and we have a major conversion to a new core system coming up. We have been provided a massive spreadsheet listing all the training modules that each person must ...

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### Check if a cell contains any of words from a dynamic list

I want to use a formula to populate the "RESULTS" cells. I need it to check if the adjacent "CHECKED CELL" contains any of the words listed in the "KEYWORDS" cells.
Ideally, I would be able to add ...

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### How to save .xls file to tab-delimited(.txt) and specify Shift-JIS encoding

What I want to do is save .xls file to tab delimited .txt file with specifying SHIFT-JIS encoding. I tried specifying encoding in web options however when I save to tab delimited still japanese ...

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### Using IF to compare name of a worksheet with worksheets in workbook

I have two files Main file and Result.
Main file have multiple worksheet like delhi, moscow, paris, scotland and each one has same type of date and same heading ie.:
S_No. , Vendor, VendorId, ...

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### How to highlight where a number in another cell falls in a column? Bracket it with the next highest and next lowest?

This is probably an easy fix. I have one cell (Cell B8) with say the number 2000 in it. I have another column of 6 numbers (Cell A1 to A6) (Say 4000, 3050, 2100,2100, 1150, 200) that will change with ...

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### How to make data shown on excel drop down list appear as numbers (shortcuts)?

Is it possible to have the data (choices) shown when clicking the drop down list to appear as numbers (or any text other than the actual text from validation data source)?
Let's say the choices ...

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### Excel playoff bracket

I've created a playoff bracket and want to setup a way to automatically move the team name to the next round (another cell) once 4 wins are achieved. I'm using Excel 2010.
Example:
Compare the value ...

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### Dropdown + Autofill

I have a address list(name, street,city,telnumber)
On another sheet I have a form, where I can choose the name from an dropdown list. Now I want to get street,city, telnumber for this name. Is this ...

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### Most efficient function(s) to compare and extract rows from two reports? [closed]

I work for an international shipping company processing hundreds of containers each day. I generate a report (from an AS 11g servlet, FWIW) in the morning, work through it based on the 2 Modes of ...

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### Excel odd @ formula in table

I have an Excel workbook from ancient times. A table with header and rows of data are recorded in it. I insert a new column next to an existing one and start typing in an if formula in the first row.
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### Excel - keyboard shortcut to double click on format painter

Double clicking on Format Painter has the effect of allowing you to click a few times and apply the same format in all those places.
Alt-H-FP has the same effect as a single click on format painter.
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### Keep Specific Columns From Repeating in Excel

There is a report that I pull from our ERP system that lists order detail information. It will list the order number, customer code, customer name, order date, order status, order total, product code, ...

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### tallying with different criteria

An example:
Apple Worm Black
Apple Worm Black Sour
Apple Black
Orange Sweet
Orange Sweet
(5 rows and 4 separate columns)
How do I create a formula to tally all the Red apples with a worm or ...

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### Can you change the type of an object in EXCEL

I created a rectangle object with text inside an EXCEL document and formatted it a lot, if I want to suddenly change it to circular (oblique) type, is there a way to do this in EXCEL?
Right now, I ...

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### Excel, macro move one row down and then delete the row

I'm trying to clean up duplicate rows. My data is in a table with filters applied. I have tried using the Excel feature to remove duplicates, but get the following error.
Cannot complete ...

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### Multiple Formulas in one Cell for hotel

I am trying to create a housekeeping spreadsheet where when a room number is entered into a cell a 0 or 1 (0 is for studio and 1 is for a 1 bedroom) is automatically populated in another cell. I have ...

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### How to return results of SQL query to Excel sheet with VBA function [duplicate]

I'm trying to create a VBA function in Excel to affect dynamic value from Access to Excel sheet. This is my code.
Public Function SQL(DB As String, Query As String)
Dim conn As ADODB.Connection
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### Strange behaviour of pivot table - entry masked

I've a very strange issue in Excel 2010 pivot table. One entry of my data gets replaced to " " (space) in pivot table. "GR45ZF1402010" is not visible as you see below, if I change just one character ...

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### When moving data in Excel, how do I get data validation from destination

I have a workbook with three sheets, Active, Finished, and Tables. Tables contains auxiliary Tables for data validation.
At some point a row in Active will be moved to the Finished sheet. Both those ...

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### MS Excel - Cumulative sum of a column based on “id values” in another column?

I have been trying to figure out how to make a formula that calculates cumulative sums of rows in a column based on their id values in another column but still haven't found any solution for it. I try ...

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### How to determine or highlight cells their values will Sum a particular given number?

If the sheet contains a column of values, and I would like to determine or highlight the cells that their values will sum a particular given number (value):
For Example:
If the column contains these ...

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### How can I replace forbidden characters in a file names before saving in VBA?

This will be very simple for somebody who knows VBA better than me. I used a code original provided by user Nixda on this forum to split excel worksheet into multiple CSV files based on column value ...

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### Hotkey to open filter drop down menu in merged cell in Excel 2010

I use Excel 2010 and use Alt+Down arrow to open filter drop down menus.
Sometimes my header contains vertically merged cells (e.g. autofilters are in the second row and in some columns cells in rows ...

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### SUMIFS w/ multiple Criteria

Base on the Emp ID and the Pay End date I'm looking to sum up the Total Earnings and if it is equal to or higher than the WC Cap in the exposure column I'd like to return the WC Cap value. If it's ...

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### How to give worksheet tab a color if range of cells contains text

I have tried code that I've found on SE, and elsewhere but they aren't working as I think they can. I'll list them below. I'm almost certain this is an easy question.
What I'm trying to do: If in any ...

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### How to list all possible solutions for missing digit?

In Excel, I want to add 2 numbers with missing digits and would like a list of all possible solutions.
For example: Given 5.x1 + 2.y1 = 7.32, what are the possible combinations of x and y?
In this ...

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### Deleted record keeps reappearing in data file using MS Word 10 merge/Excel 10 spreadsheet

I am unable to remove one particular record from my data file. I remove it from the excel spreadsheet, but when I try to merge it is back--even after I have changed the file name after removing the ...

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### Task descriptions from Excel to Outlook 2010

After creating in Excel the appropriate column headers for the export to Outlook, the name "description" exports the data into an Outlook calendar item, but does not do so into an Outlook task item. ...

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### Plotting 3000 data vs date in excel [closed]

I have 3000 data which are registration numbers and every reg.number corresponds to a date. Some dates have several registration numbers. It looks like this:
Date - - - - - - Registration number
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### Leave a pmt cell blank until data is entered

I am making a spreadsheet with the pmt function. I want the cell with the pmt to remain blank until interest rate, time, and pv is entered.
I have the pmt formula: =PMT(C2/12,C3,C4) And I do not want ...

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### Mysterious “Reference not valid”

Error dialog: Reference not valid
I have a big sheet with 30+ pivot tables made from the same 3 named tables.
Every time i run refresh all I get the Reference Not Valid-error.
I have no idea which ...