Hey every one im new here and looking for some help on my reasearch project on droughts

so im using excel 2009 and heres my problem:

I have a column of 1s and 0s, 1 being when droughts occur and 0 being non drought occrence.

If a drought does occur i would like to have excell count the duration of the drought and put the length of the drought beside the first one

if any one could help it would be greatly appreciated and you could possibly be helping to save the world from drought

and I have a follow up question if this one gets answered

so im using excel 2009 and heres my problem:

I have a column of 1s and 0s, 1 being when droughts occur and 0 being non drought occrence.

If a drought does occur i would like to have excell count the duration of the drought and put the length of the drought beside the first one

if any one could help it would be greatly appreciated and you could possibly be helping to save the world from drought

and I have a follow up question if this one gets answered

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figure out how to write a formula that will a) select a pre-specified name

from the first column and count the number of times it occurs BASESD ON b)

the dates in the second column if they fall within a specified range.

If the date in the date column is within (the last week), then count the

name in the corresponding name column if it's (name goes here).

Both lists have data added to them daily and I don't want to get in and have

to move ranges or anything else manually every day.

How do I do that?

many thanks in advance.............

Thanks!

Bryan

I'm stuck with a VLOOKUP-problem. I would like to search for a word (e.g. banana, E2) in a column of text strings (B2:B5, with B2=apple_banana_olive) and display the value of the cell (C2, MIX1) next to the text string with the match. In case it might not be clear, I put a sample in attachment...

I tried vlookup function (also with the "*" option) but that didn't work...;-(

Thanks in advance!

Wannes

I have a column of 1s and 0s. I need to count (at bottom of the column) whenever I see a 1 followed by a 0 right below it. I have a hunch an array countif formula might work, but I don't know how to set it up, can you guys help?

Thanks!

Jube

matching street directory map numbers. I have to do this monthly on several

different worksheets.

column by 1, how do I do that? THANX!!

are in column A

in cell B1 type

=DATE(YEAR(A1),MONTH(A1)+6,DAY(A1))

and copy and paste all the way down in column B

it adds 6 months to the current date and if that happens not to be a date

then adjusts it upwards accordingly

Hence Aug-31-99 + 6 months =

Mar-2-2000

"tigerswilson" <tigerswilson@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message

news:BD01450E-6FB5-4DA4-A73A-F927B099F8CA@microsoft.com...

> In Excel 2000 I have a column of dates. I need to know what all the dates

> are when 6 months is added to them. How can I achieve this?

>

> Thanks

>

> Mike

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I tried vlookup function (also with the "*" option) but that didn't work...;-(

Thanks in advance!

Wannes

the page so that I can add this info to data going across the page. I mean

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to be going across like 1st Month, 2nd Month, 3rd Month etc., but they are

going from top to bottom and I want them to go from right to left. I tried

the Transpose function, however, when I went to click on the arrow to the

Right of PASTE, there was no arrow.

Any suggestions??

John

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I'm not sure how to do a search for months in a column.

Also i cannot use a pivot table.

When I highlight the column, and click on 'format', 'cells', 'custom', and type '$#,###' nothing happens....

If I start a new spreadsheet and type in a column of numbers and do the same thing, it works....

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whole column (each number in the column) from positive to negative. Can this

be done?

I generate a coulmn of random numbers by RAND function and in next column

select from them by following command:

INDEX($A$1:INDIRECT(C$72),RANK($B1,$B$1:INDIRECT(C $73)))

Now I want to sort these numbers (last column), let say Ascending. How can I

do this?

I am looking for a function or series of functions to perform sorting in a

different column without using Excel-built-in Sort commnad. The reason is

that, sort command doesn't work with randomly generated numbers, because each

time I try to use SORT command, Excel tries to regenerate them.

One poor solution is to copy/special paste (only values) the random numbers

and then use SORT command, but in this way I miss the regeneration function

of random numbers.

Any help is welcome

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Rasoul Khoshravan Azar

Kobe University, Kobe, Japan

of each description. Does anyone know how to do this?

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Thanks,

Ann

remove hyperlink.

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TIA, Rasoul Khoshravan

I need to create interval of 5 for ages 0 up to 105 (about 22)

ie (How can I generate the second column?):

*note: I have many many rows of records.

Age

0

0

0

1

2

3

4

5

6

6

6

Age interval

0-4

0-4

0-4

0-4

0-4

0-4

0-4

5-9

5-9

5-9

5-9

Thank you for your time.

lowest in the result cell? If yes how do you do it?

whole column (each number in the column) from positive to negative. Can this

be done?

.. I have another separate list of people that may or may not have been

mailed to from the first list. Is there a way to quickly creat a column of

checkboxes and then somehow crossreference these people that have already

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are when 6 months is added to them. How can I achieve this?

Thanks

Mike

numbers. How do I do this?

What I'm trying to do is take information that is located in a column of numbers, and be automatically forwarded to a single cell with commas between each number, and omitting any duplicates and spaces (empty cells), with them also being in numerical order.

For example:

8765

8765

9803

2011

8765

0008

in six columns would be taken to a single cell as:

0008, 2011, 8765, 9803

In the sample workbook attached, I have information in sheet two, column A and needs to be sent automatically as a comma'ed list to sheet one, B1

On sheet two, the space for potential data input is between A2 and A20

I can include my actual project (with dummy information) if the sample project doesn't explain clearly enough what I need to accomplish.

I only have limited knowledge of programing with VBA,so a code snippet would be preferred.

Thank you in advanced!

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