?
Solved

Fill in fields using data row1

Posted on 2011-03-06
3
Medium Priority
?
325 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
Without having to select a macro to implement, I would like to fill in column B with the items in row 1?  Cell B5 contains an example of what I am trying to accomplish annotated here >> http://screencast.com/t/mdhEjeUuGrl .  The sheet is also attached.

Assistance is greatly appreciated.
tos-terms-matrix-.xlsx
0
Comment
Question by:rtod2
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 50

Expert Comment

by:barry houdini
ID: 35046734
....but you only want to show "Options" once even if it's selected more than once? There isn't a "native" formula that can concatenate an array but you could use concatenated IF functions, e.g. in B5 copied down

=SUBSTITUTE(IF(D5="x",", "&D$1,"")&IF(E5="x",", "&E$1,"")&IF(F5="x",", "&F$1,"")&IF(G5="x",", "&G$1,"")&IF(H5="x",", "&H$1,"")&IF(OR(I5="x",N5="x",Q5="x"),", "&I$1,"")&IF(J5="x",", "&J$1,"")&IF(K5="x",", "&K$1,"")&IF(L5="x",", "&L$1,"")&IF(M5="x",", "&M$1,"")&IF(O5="x",", "&O$1,"")&IF(P5="x",", "&P$1,"")&IF(R5="x",", "&R$1,"")&IF(S5="x",", "&S$1,"")&IF(T5="x",", "&T$1,"")&IF(U5="x",", "&U$1,"")&IF(V5="x",", "&V$1,"")&IF(W5="x",", "&W$1,"")&IF(X5="x",", "&X$1,"")&IF(Y5="x",", "&Y$1,""),", ","",1)

regards, barry
0
 
LVL 50

Accepted Solution

by:
barry houdini earned 2000 total points
ID: 35046743
See your sheet modified.....

barry
26866769.xlsx
0
 

Author Comment

by:rtod2
ID: 35046760
perfect!!

I notice that you are using a numbering system.  Is that something automated that you have set up?
0

Featured Post

Enroll in August's Course of the Month

August's CompTIA IT Fundamentals course includes 19 hours of basic computer principle modules and prepares you for the certification exam. It's free for Premium Members, Team Accounts, and Qualified Experts!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This article describes a serious pitfall that can happen when deleting shapes using VBA.
If you need to forecast numbers -- typically for finance -- the Windows and Mac versions of Excel 2016 have a basket of tools to get the job done.
Excel styles will make formatting consistent and let you apply and change formatting faster. In this tutorial, you'll learn how to use Excel's built-in styles, how to modify styles, and how to create your own. You'll also learn how to use your custo…
Finds all prime numbers in a range requested and places them in a public primes() array. I've demostrated a template size of 30 (2 * 3 * 5) but larger templates can be built such 210  (2 * 3 * 5 * 7) or 2310  (2 * 3 * 5 * 7 * 11). The larger templa…

764 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question