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I have the the following date format 02/02/02 and I need this format to save to a csv file to be uploaded. How do I program excel to not force the date back to 02/02/2002 ? Thanks in advance.

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I have an excel sheet that has a three fields:
USER_ID | DATE_CREATED | TAGS
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I ...

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I have 3 workbooks. Call them A,B and C.
B receives data from C via a link
A receives data from B, including data B received from C
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I get that a ...

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I have difficulty making an Excel-readable file from a table on a Website.
The problems very specific to my question are:
I have to use IE 7 to access the site.
Excel is installed in another ...

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i want to call "ASD" in instance 2 ...

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I know the shortcut to add a new worksheet (SHIFT+F11).
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I have an Excel 2010 spreadsheet that looks like this:
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Accounting SF 10
IT NYC 20
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How would I define a chart in Excel (2010) that shows a time series graph containing various series based on the data content itself? For example, here is a data set:
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I would like to run Excel, open a specific file in it and pass arguments to this file.
My call is
"C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office14\EXCEL.EXE"
...

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We use a spreadsheet as our time cards. The template is stored in a server with links to it on the individual's desktops.
I am trying to figure out VB code that would help in achieving the flliwing: ...

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**1**answer

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I want to count the number of products ordered for a ...

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0 - 3
1-7 - 8
8-30 - 0
30+ - 1
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**1**answer

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I have my scatter plot with x-axis log scale like below:
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i've been searching for a solution for this but i couldn't find it anywhere.
I have a large list, more than 2 million entries.
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I can randomize lists in excel but excel ...

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**3**answers

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### Average Difference and Direction Between Values in Excel with Blanks

I have a sheet that looks something like this:
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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
1 6
2 3 5
3 ...

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I have a spreadsheet that is essentially going to be a form for our user to print out and hand to the necessary individuals. What the user needs to be able to do is select a customer number from a ...

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In Excel 2003, I have a time series from a financial report that goes something like this:
2007 2006 2005
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I have a table of data
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**1**answer

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I'm comparing two large datasets containing strings in excel. Column A contains the numbers 1-1,000,000. Column B contains 1,000,000 strings, neatly organized in the desired order. Column C contains ...

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I have created a histogram from a list of data:
-0.0892 8
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0.0015 12
0.0197 5
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0.0741 4
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0.1104 1
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I have a list of part numbers in Column A and a location in Column S. I need to assign a value of 1 for all part numbers that are the same (A3-A16), then change to a value of 2 when the part number ...

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https://www.dropbox.com/s/v6nd2z4icftmnvf/example1.xlsx
We have Excel 2007 (German) and vista ultimate.
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...

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In Firefox, I downloaded an Excel spreadsheet and it displayed a dialog box asking what to do with it, so I selected "Open in Excel". Then I downloaded another Excel spreadsheet and opened that one ...

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**3**answers

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In version 2007 as I can remember we had an option in the advanced options tab that allowed us
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I work for a community group that holds an annual fund raiser for charity over a weekend. I am an excel user and am wanting to set it up so that I can assign a barcode on a card to a specific person. ...

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I'm trying to create some named ranges in Excel that extend using the offset function based on the number of non-empty cells in a column, with the general formula:
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I'm not sure whether this is a feature but it's very irritating. When you double click on a border of a selected cell, you go to the end of the list depending on which side of the selected cell you ...