Solved

Create a memo box that will individually have memo input for each task.

Posted on 2016-10-28
9
36 Views
Last Modified: 2016-10-29
Good Evening Experts Exchange Community, wanted to know if this is possible.

---I want to Create a memo box that will individually have memo input for each task. Example will be demonstrated in the following Pics. Thanks for your time and help.

1st.png
2nd.png
3rd.png28978771.xlsm
0
Comment
Question by:Omar Hernandez
  • 5
  • 4
9 Comments
 
LVL 47

Expert Comment

by:Martin Liss
ID: 41865204
You didn't post the correct workbook. The one you posted doesn't have the "Windows" button.
0
 

Author Comment

by:Omar Hernandez
ID: 41865206
Here you go Marty
28979709.xlsm
0
 
LVL 47

Expert Comment

by:Martin Liss
ID: 41865251
This works by adding a "memo" as a comment in a cell in column "C". Click cell C35 to see it work. I suggest you set your Display options like they are in the picture.
Display Options28979725.xlsm
0
Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

 

Author Comment

by:Omar Hernandez
ID: 41865358
Is it possible to have a button that when i click on it.
---It will copy and paste the present date (10-29-2016)
---so that i can type any new Information in the comment section.

for example in the pics shown

1st.png2nd.png3rd.png
0
 
LVL 47

Expert Comment

by:Martin Liss
ID: 41865433
Adding the date isn't hard but we have a small problem. If you click on C35 (or any cell in column "C" and then update what's in the memo on Sheet1, clicking on C35 again will write over the updated text in the memo. I'll see what I can do about that.
0
 
LVL 47

Expert Comment

by:Martin Liss
ID: 41865522
As it turns out adding a date is hard, but when you click the new "Edit" button under the memo box, if a date isn't there it will add one. Give the new button a try and let me know if you have any questions or problems.
28979725a.xlsm
0
 

Author Comment

by:Omar Hernandez
ID: 41865534
It looks good Marty, Can i get it that when i click on the button where it generates the date on the Memo box.

---Have it on the top of the Memo box skipping previous date and having a blank line in between previous and new information that will be input.

1st.png
2nd.png
0
 
LVL 47

Accepted Solution

by:
Martin Liss earned 500 total points
ID: 41865575
OK. i also removed some of the old code annotations (like '******* 28979574 Start *******) because while they are very useful, they get in the way if there are too many. This included adding a module called modChanges.
28979725b.xlsm
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Omar Hernandez
ID: 41865578
Awesome, a great upgrade to this file. Thanks again Marty
0

Featured Post

Secure Your Active Directory - April 20, 2017

Active Directory plays a critical role in your company’s IT infrastructure and keeping it secure in today’s hacker-infested world is a must.
Microsoft published 300+ pages of guidance, but who has the time, money, and resources to implement? Register now to find an easier way.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Suggested Solutions

Deploying a Microsoft Access application in a Citrix environment is not difficult but takes a few steps. However, Citrix system people are often of little help, as they typically know next to nothing about Access. The script provided here will take …
Since upgrading to Office 2013 or higher installing the Smart Indenter addin will fail. This article will explain how to install it so it will work regardless of the Office version installed.
The viewer will learn how to create two correlated normally distributed random variables in Excel, use a normal distribution to simulate the return on different levels of investment in each of the two funds over a period of ten years, and, create a …
This Micro Tutorial will demonstrate how to use a scrolling table in Microsoft Excel using the INDEX function.

730 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