automatic dates in a column

MS EXCEL

    Sponsored Links

    Next

  • 1. Excel Keyboard Shortcut list?
    Where can I get a good list of keyboard shortcuts used in Excel? I used to have one with about 100 shortcuts either in Excel format with categories that could be autofiltered. Can't find it now. I know I got it online. Anyone able to help?
  • 2. how do i copy the actual text of a formula?
    ...that probably does not make much sense. let me explain. say i have a formula which adds up cells A2:A10. How do i copy the formula of the actual text ' =SUM(A2:A10)' I wish to paste it into a cell as text. even if use the paste special command i just get gobbledygook. Currently, I am highlighting, say, =SUM(A2:A10) in the forumla bar and attempting to paste it into a cell. I was able to copy and paste into this box i am typing without any problems and into Word etc.
  • 3. How do I make one column or row always visible?
    I have a column of names with a bunch of information in subsequent columns, but I want to be able to see the names column no matter how far over I scroll in the worksheet, and haven't been able to figure out where to set that. Thanks,
  • 4. Autosave for Excel
    Hello To All, I have been trying to figure out how to "autosave" files in Excel. It is very possible that I am looking in the wrong location(tools/options), but all I can seem to find is the auto recover. I am wanting to perform a backup of a workbook/file at increment saving times and have found nothing progressive except the level of personal dismay. Your help is greatly appreciated! Ron

automatic dates in a column

Postby gsbbr » Thu, 08 Jan 2004 02:29:23 GMT

I know this is an elementary question, but I do not have a manual, and
the "Help" doesn't open in Excel.  I've used Excel for several years,
made graphs, etc., but I still don't know how to do the following.

The first column needs to be consecutive dates, e.g., 1/1/04, 1/2/04,
1/3/04, 1/4/04, etc.  I have been entering each date in manually, but I
know there must be a simple way for Excel to do this for me.  I have to
enter dates for the entire year.

Can anyone help?  Thanks for your patience.


---
Message posted from  http://www.**--****.com/ 


Re: automatic dates in a column

Postby Peo Sjoblom » Thu, 08 Jan 2004 02:41:09 GMT

Put the date in the first cell, select the cell again, move the cursor to
the lower right corner of the cell,
copy it down by left clicking and holding down the mouse button while
dragging downwards

-- 

Regards,

Peo Sjoblom









Similar Threads:

1.automatic month/date in a column

How can you enter only the day number in a column ie 2 and have it come up as 
date 02/02 or 2/2 

2.Automatic sum of a column when the other column has the same vaule

Is there an easier way to make the same date only show in one column and add 
the hours of the same dates together in that column than to do it all one by 
one???

Date	                Hours
2008/03/26	1.50 
2008/03/26	7.50 
2008/03/26	1.50 
2008/03/27	1.00 
2008/03/27	10.50 
2008/03/28	8.00 
2008/03/28	1.00 
2008/03/28	5.00 

3.Automatic sum of a column when the other column has the same v

Thanx MAx you're a legend. :P

4.Separating dates from one column to Month, Date, Year columns

I'm looking for a way to take a list of dates that are being cut and pasted 
from an Access Database into excel and separate it so I can sort by Month, 
Day, Year.  The data seems to be recognized in Excel as a date because it 
sorts by the the year.  The format is mm/dd/yyyy.  When I try to change the 
format to anything else, it won't allow the change.  

5.date column based on existing date column

If your end date is in A1, then in B1 use:

=a1-365


"Spence" < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > wrote in message
news:185f601c41b33$5d5e9c20$ XXXX@XXXXX.COM ...
> What I need to do is simple (I hope.) I have a column
> called END DATE and I need to generate another column
> START DATE based on the END DATE records. Each record in
> the START DATE column needs to be 365 days earlier than
> the date in the existing END DATE record. So, I'm looking
> for something like this:
>
> END DATE          START DATE
> 12/04/2005        12/03/2004
> 01/25/2004        01/24/2003
>
>
> I'm hoping there's an easy function to save me from having
> to enter all these start dates manually. Any help is
> appreciated.
>
> Thanks,
> Spence
>
>


6. Referencing date column A & time column B to get info from column

7. Calendar Spreadsheet: Column 1 = Date, Column 2 Time of Day, Column 3 memo text field

8. Export to Excel with Automatic Date Name



Return to MS EXCEL

 

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 9 guest