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Excel: How to lock a column in table formulas

Pieter Bollen
08/02/2019

Can’t get enough of Excel? Good! In this blog post, we’ll teach you another Excel trick. When Microsoft introduced tables in Excel in 2007, it became impossible to use the dollar sign ($) to lock rows or columns. This isn’t much of a problem for rows, but what about columns? Read on – I’ll explain how you can still lock these.

Excel VBA tip 7: Create a recordset based on 2 different worksheets

Pieter Bollen
25/01/2019

This is the seventh and last blog post in our series about how you can speed up data transformation in Excel VBA. In this blog post, we’ll discuss how you can merge two tables and add them to one recordset. 

Excel VBA tip 6: Use a recordset to read data from multiple files without opening them

Pieter Bollen
22/01/2019

This is the sixth in a series of 7 blog posts that delve deeper into how you can speed up data transformation in Excel VBA. In the previous blog post, we explained how you can save data in a recordset. This time, we’ll show you how to use this technique to open all files in a folder and transfer their data to a target file. 

Excel VBA tip 5 : Save data in a recordset

Pieter Bollen
10/01/2019

This is the fifth in a series of 7 blog posts that delve deeper into how you can speed up data transformation in Excel VBA. In this blog post, we’ll explain how you can save data in a recordset.

Excel VBA tip 4: Open several files and transfer data to a destination file

Pieter Bollen
04/01/2019

This is the fourth in a series of 7 blog posts explaining how to speed up data transformation in Excel VBA with a few simple techniques. This blog post is a variation on the example from our previous blog post, where we transferred data from one file to a target file: this time, we’ll transfer data from multiple files.

Excel VBA tip 3: Open a file and transfer data to a target file

Pieter Bollen
27/12/2018

This is the third post in a series of 7 blog posts explaining how to speed up data transformation in Excel VBA with a few simple techniques. This blog post teaches you how to open a file and transfer data to a target file. It’s an introduction to the next posts in this series.

Excel VBA tip 2: Add data to a table

Pieter Bollen
21/12/2018

This is the second in a series of 7 blog posts explaining how to speed up data transformation in Excel VBA with a few simple techniques. In this blog post, we’ll show you how much time you can save when adding a large number of cells to a table. 

7 ways to save time when processing data in Excel VBA

Pieter Bollen
14/12/2018

This is the first in a series of 7 blog posts that delve deeper into how you can speed up data transformation in Excel VBA. In this blog post, you’ll learn how to save time by making certain cells equal to others instead of copy-pasting separate cells/ranges.

Access tip 3: how do you create a split form with several tabs?

Caro Willekens
07/12/2018

This is our third and last tip in this blog series about Access layout. Today, I'll teach you how to create split forms. Let's use the wine example in the first Access layout tip: imagine you'd like to keep track of a customer's information and order history in an organised way. A tabbed form could help tremendously.

Access tip 2: how do you require a value in an Access field?

Caro Willekens
16/11/2018

I’m back with another Access tip. This time, I’ll explain how to require information in a field in your forms. There’s a lot of information that can be collected within a company. Not all details are equally important, though, so you’ll want to make sure you do get the most important information. That’s where required fields come in handy.

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