Deleting unused columns

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Deleting unused columns

Postby TmVlZGxld2ljaA » Fri, 19 May 2006 03:47:01 GMT

I've tried deleting unused columns on a spreadsheet following directions 
given by help list, but it was unsuccessful.    Can anyone help?????    

Re: Deleting unused columns

Postby John » Fri, 19 May 2006 05:00:58 GMT

In article < XXXX@XXXXX.COM >,

If you are talking about a spreadsheet you must be using Excel. This 
newsgroup is dedicated to questions/issues for Microsoft Project, a 
planning and scheduling application. You will have better luck by 
posting to a newsgroup that deals with Excel.

Project MVP

Re: Deleting unused columns

Postby TmVlZGxld2ljaA » Fri, 19 May 2006 05:15:01 GMT

I am using Microsoft Word....I do not have Excel.    Can you help now?   Thanx!

Re: Deleting unused columns

Postby TmVlZGxld2ljaA » Fri, 19 May 2006 05:15:02 GMT

I am using Microsoft Word....I do not have Excel.    Can you help now?   Thanx!

Re: Deleting unused columns

Postby Jan De Messemaeker » Fri, 19 May 2006 14:31:45 GMT


Let's try again.
This NG is dedicated to Microsoft Project, not to Word, Excel, Acccess,
Power Point, Visio...

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