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Embed Excel Chart with Drop-down control into powerpoint

I have an interactive Excel chart which runs on the basis of users selecting ranges using drop down menus via the form control and I want to move this into Powerpoint 2010 for presentation purposes. ...
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Is there a way to do a partial text vlookup?

I am trying to vlookup partial text which will return a specific value if found within my data. I have a list of postcodes (zipcodes) and would like a vlookup to look up the first part of the postcode ...
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Getting references from regular intervals at regular intervals

I have data as follows (simplified) in two worksheets on a document: Sheet 1 data: A1=1 -- B1=(Blank) -- C1=(Blank) -- D1=2 -- E1=(Blank) -- F1=(Blank) -- G1=3 Sheet 2 data: is blank currently ...
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Excel VBA macro - i need to insert column and add a default value to all the cells in that column

I have created a macro but i could not insert columns in it and i could not add values to that coulmn. I want to insert a column and the default value to that entire column should be CH. column ...
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Excel 2010 opening data grouping when entering a formula

When I try to enter a formula in Excel 2010 all the columns that I have grouped/outlined open up. I do not want this to happen. When I open the same file on another computer it does not do this. Is ...
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Exporting Attachment File Name + Email Metadata from Outlook to Excel

I am looking to do analysis on all of the file types that I have received in a folder in Outlook. I have tried using the Export functionality in Outlook, as well as importing Outlook directly into ...
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AND logic IF statement in excel

=IF((=VLOOKUP(D1700,Cullpitsoriginal!B715:B5480,1,FALSE))+(ISNA(J1700)),"CHECK ME OUT","no") By looking at the above formula, I want to return the string "CHECK ME OUT" if the VLOOKUP() returns a ...
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How to combine an Excel spreadsheet with word documents using a field from the excel rows matching filename of word doc

I am trying to combine an excel spreadsheet with associated word documents. There is 1 word document per excel line. I have the Excel spreadsheet with all the rows. I have all the word docs in a ...
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Appending Year to Excel Date

I have a pivot table arranged by day and year. Unfortunately, days come up as entries under 'year' headers. Is there a way to make it so that the year is included in the actual entries rather than ...
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VBA IE check value with getElementById with style attribute [closed]

I have a div tag with as follows: <DIV id=ReportViewerControl_AsyncWait style="CLIP: rect(0px 1914px 142px 0px); HEIGHT: 144px; WIDTH: 1916px; POSITION: absolute; LEFT: 0px; FILTER: ...
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Microsoft Office 2010 will not open two xls

I am using Windows 7 and Windows 8 and I see the following behavior with Microsoft Office 2010. Create two Excel files, say a.xls and b.xls Open a.xls by double clicking it. After the file is ...
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how to get the count of column data based on some condition

I have the excel with two columns like below ID Address GID1 address1 GID2 address2 GID1 address1 GID8 address1 GID2 address8 so i want to get , for all same ID's , count ...
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Sort & Ranking Functions in Excel for Time AND Number Values in one Column

I have a spreadsheet that is being used to track and score a fitness competition, each workout has a time cap, so athletes that complete the workout under the time cut off are given a time as their ...
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Excell formula for multiple pasts without repeating previous cells

I have a data set for 12 years of 4,380 days. I want to take the sum of each week. when I make a formula {=SUM(A1:A7)} and drag to drop button to the next cell it shows {=SUM(A2:A8)}. This is not what ...
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Hide a column when auto filter is active

I have read this Show Excel column filter information in cells and it basically does what it is supposed to. But I want to hide and unhide column A when a filter is active. So I put in the following ...
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How do I keep the 'text to column' function from removing decimal points?

After text to column (separated by comma), one column looks like this: -0.03 -149117279052734.00 -0.05 -0.10 170105123519897.00 253522491455078.00 17897253036499.00 14870138168335.00 although they ...
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Pivot table with two headers in MS Excel

I'd soo appreciate if someone could help. My initial table looks like this: Brand Period_1 Period_1 Period_2 Period_2 ------------------------------------------------------ ...
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Given multiple start dates, how to assign counts to relative date values?

I'm trying to create a before-and-after graph in Excel, lining up multiple milestone dates at month zero, and assigning relative month numbers to months prior and subsequent to milestone month. My ...
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From date of last event, calculate number of days until next regularly scheduled event

I need to calculate the number of days since last occurrence. For example, I have to go to doctors every 90 days. My last doctor visit was on 1/9/14. I need a formula to tell me how many days until ...
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Have Pivot Chart show only some columns in pivot table

I have a data table. In the table I have some dollar amounts. I also have formulas that use lookups to group these dollar amounts into groups in the data itself. I then have a pivot table where my ...
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WindoIn excel sorting [closed]

I want to sort in excel by using chart of accounts. I want all numbers that are in position 4 through 8. Using X's or #'s to represent the first four numbers such as XXXX-1000. The first numbers are ...
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How can I publish excel workbook with data populated using PowerQuery to SharePoint or website and have the data refresh on the site?

I have an Excel Workbook that gets data from an API using PowerQuery, to populate the tables. There are also filters and slicers in the workbook. Is it possible to publish this workbook to ...
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vlookup providing inconsistent results [on hold]

I have a vlookup issue, where I am getting inconsistent results from my search. The table array contains only text but shows only some of the searches and provides #NA for others. I have gone as far ...
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Format of file lost in Excel 2013

I had Windows XP and Excel 2008. Now my machine was upgraded to Excel 2013. I lost all the formats from previously saved files used to import info into my accounting package. How do I get the old ...
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Make formula impossible to find / read

I have developed a spreadsheet for performing various calculations which our employees will complete and then distribute to clients / competitors. To protect the "intellectual property" of the ...
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Converting comma seperated values in multiple rows

I am in urgent need of importing huge data from excel to SQL. one of the excel sheet contains data as follows. ID Name Category Section 1 Books Stationery KG1,KG2,1 2 Pencils ...
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Search rows containing a certain value for other values and comparing them

Here is what I'm trying to do: This spreadsheet contains 40k+ component serial numbers. These assembly serial numbers are in column c. These components contain sub assemblies and those also have ...
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Simulating iterations multiple times?

I'm super new to using Excel, so I don't really know where to start with this problem. I have a bit of a simulation as shown below, but I want to "use" it about 100 times, with different demand ...
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Formula to determine available options based on prerequisites

Example: A spreadsheet for a single studient has four columns: Course|Completed?|Prerequisites|Available The "Course" column lists the names of courses. The "Completed?" column indicates a "yes" if ...
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Excel Help Please [on hold]

I need an excel macro that will pull specific cell data from multiple workbooks and update specific cells of another workbook and fill in cells in the order the files are in the folder. I have built ...
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Removing duplicates in a table based on multiple column values

| A | B | C | D | E | | Product code | Length | Width | Height | Weight | I want to remove a row if all the values in that row are duplicates else where. Note that ...
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Excel - Find a specific column in a CSV file, and copy to the current sheet

I get a regular data export in a CSV format, which I like to pull into excel and report on via helper columns and pivot tables. I do this by linking to the csv file, and copying the cell contents ...
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how to automate JSON to XML process [on hold]

I have link to JSON URL. Each JSON link have unique ID at end of URL. so all of them have different data but same tag name in it. example. example.com/catalog/movie/1005218 ...
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Drag excel array formula left then down

I have an array formula below: =INDEX(Sup_Missed!$A$4:$FV$78,MATCH(Sheet9!$A$4,Sup_Missed!$A$4:$A$78,0),MATCH(B3,Sup_Missed!$A$4:$FV$4,0)) What I did is dragged it left that is why i left the ...
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Data in excel being copied into a gmail note

Up until last week, I was able to copy and paste data from an excel spreadsheet into a gmail email and the text would come in as rich text, keeping the formatting and the hot links active. Now when I ...
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Microsoft Excel to SQL using Pentaho: syntax error in 'OPTION SQL_SELECT_LIMIT=DEFAULT'

I've been using Pentaho Kettle version 5.1 to transfer Excel data to SQL by following these steps (answered by Edgar: Launch Pentaho Kettle (Typically) click on 'No Repository' Create a new ...
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Specific Row Values in Excel

How can one ask Excel to record the value of all cells in a given column such that the row number is of the form row = 2^i for i in 1 to 100? Would this necessarily use VBA?
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How to embed an icon from one worksheet to another, within the same workbook

Does anyone know how to embed an icon referencing another worksheet page onto another worksheet ... all within the same workbook. I have been trying this out but keep getting information on how to ...
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Extending an formula over multiple cells

I want to set up an excel table where: A:A is my 1st data table B:B is my result table C:C is my "Column" table D:D is my "Row" table E:E is my 2nd data table I want the result of the function to ...
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Plotting two data sets with measurements at different scales

I'm doing research on a rock core with tools that measure different things over different lengths. One will give me a reading every foot , the other will give me a reading every 2in. I am trying to ...
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Trying to make a Bibliography from book database

I try to transform a book database excel to a text bibliography index in word. We need to copy text and formats, in a one line per book text with negrita (for autor), and (cursive) for title, and i ...
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Can I use a worksheet as a function in Excel?

I have a worksheet set up such that I can input a value, do some math to give me a bunch of values, repeat math a few times, and add up all the values and return an output value. It is complex enough ...
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Can't work out the logic for formula

I have two cells and I want to write a formula to check two conditions and return "Error" if either condition is met. The conditions are; 1.Are both the cells empty? 2.Are both cells NOT empty? (It ...
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Formula does not show superscript character

I have a formula which I want to show a result which includes a superscript character, but I cannot get said character as superscript. Normally I would just enter text into a cell and I can select ...
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Convert duration text to duration value

I need help on Google Sheets/Excel. I extracted sports results data with the IMPORTHTML function of Google Sheets. All the cells in the Result column contain a duration in the form of "m:ss.00" but ...
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Searching a value in a column in Excel

I have values in A1:A1000 and I have another column of values from B1:B500. I want to check whether A1 is present in B1:B500; if it does I should get as PAID if it doesn't I should get NOT PAID. ...
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check one column against another and return a third

I'm trying to create an import csv. the sheet has the following data ImportID, 1stname, FirstName, inport_ID 1, Bob B, Bob T 2, sue, Bob B, 1 3, Jill P, ...
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Convert a formula in Excel into an Array Formula without Ctrl-Shift-Enter?

Question: How might it be possible in Excel to convert a formula into an array formula, without using a hotkey? Normal Formula Array Formula
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Alphanumeric sorting in Excel

In Excel, is it possible to sort alphanumerics from a-1, a-2, a-3...a-123 instead of a-1, a-10, a-100, a-11? Sorting via oldest to newest or via A-Z, definitely won't give me the result I want. I've ...
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Match first and last name to 2nd column then output corresponding 3rd value

I'm trying to create an import csv. the sheet has the following data ImportID, 1stname, lastname, FirstName, LastName, inport_ID 1, bob, Abraham, bob, Abbott, 2, sue, Abraham, bob, Abraham, 1 3, ...