I have an XSLT stylesheet that converts XML into CSV formatted data. This stylesheet works perfectly except for the fact that if the data contains commas the CSV output obviously gets its columns mixed up. What I want to know is how I can escape these characters, and also what characters I should worry about (is it just commas that can mess me up in CSV formatted files)?
Freeze panes is an option within all variants of Excel to enable parts of a sheet to remain stationary when the cursor is in another part of the sheet. This is a very useful feature which is overlooked or under used.
Windows Explorer lets you open cabinet (cab) files like any other folder.
In VBA you can easily handle normal files and folders, but opening and indeed creating cabinet files takes a lot more - and that's you'll find here.
This Micro Tutorial will demonstrate how to create pivot charts out of a data set. I also added a drop-down menu which allows to choose from different categories in the data set and the chart will automatically update.
Many functions in Excel can make decisions. The most simple of these is the IF function: it returns a value depending on whether a condition you describe is true or false. Once you get the hang of using the IF function, you will find it easier to us…