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  1. Thread: USB Hub

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    That depends on which SATA vs which USB....

    That depends on which SATA vs which USB. Furthermore, USB has far broader support, so you're more likely to be able to connect a USB device to a tablet PC or Notebook, for example. Any decent USB hub...
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    No. UDFs are VBA. Mergefields are fields....

    No. UDFs are VBA. Mergefields are fields. Mergefields cannot run VBA. The only fields that can call a VBA process are MacroButton fields, and they require someone to double-click them - something...
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    Word fields have no INSTR function, so it's not...

    Word fields have no INSTR function, so it's not surprising it doesn't work...

    As for detecting the &, you can only do that by testing whether it occurs at a known location in the string, by using...
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    My previous question applies to Word 2003 too....

    My previous question applies to Word 2003 too. Word 2003 will also give a macro security warning if the document has any ActiveX controls or even an empty VBA code module.
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    Are you sure they're macro security warnings? Or...

    Are you sure they're macro security warnings? Or are they just the mailmerge SQL prompts?
  6. Thread: USB Hub

    by macropod
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    That all depends on the USB hub, DVD player and...

    That all depends on the USB hub, DVD player and the computer. You've not provided sufficient details for anyone to provide informed advice. The mouse and keyboard are unlikely to have a measurable...
  7. The buttons, as you call them, are just...

    The buttons, as you call them, are just macrobutton fields. The macros they call could be made to delete the fields themselves as part of their processing, regardless of whether an image is inserted....
  8. The simplest way to control image sizes when...

    The simplest way to control image sizes when they're inserted into a document is to insert them into table cells whose dimensions are already fixed. Trying to rely on percentage scaling when you have...
  9. In a multi-version Office setup, you can't just...

    In a multi-version Office setup, you can't just install Office 2010 on top of Office 2013. Office 2013 should be uninstalled before office 2010 is installed. Office 2013 can then be reinstalled, if...
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    Using single quote marks isn't exactly standard...

    Using single quote marks isn't exactly standard practice.

    While it would be possible to use rather more elaborate code (a complete re-write would be required) to disregard apostrophes within words...
  11. Cross-posted at:...

    Cross-posted at: http://www.msofficeforums.com/mail-merge/23087-merge-excel-table-word-next-record-if.html
    For cross-posting etiquette, please read: http://www.excelguru.ca/content.php?184

    Have...
  12. Doing a currency conversion is a trivial...

    Doing a currency conversion is a trivial exercise. Amounts containing ',' for a thousands separator and '.' for a decimal separator are understood in VBA as a single number. All you really need to...
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    Your output suggests you had a manual line break...

    Your output suggests you had a manual line break in the reference document instead of a paragraph break.
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    The following macro allows you to use a document...

    The following macro allows you to use a document holding numerous paragraphs of tab-separated Find/Replace strings as the source for a large-scale Find/Replace operation. One paragraph per...
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    See:...

    See: http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/office/forum/office_2010-word/help-with-the-name-in-the-end-tag-of-the-element/3583f397-128f-4eea-80ad-765eec93828d
  16. Given the extent of the corruption, I'd say it's...

    Given the extent of the corruption, I'd say it's time to dig out the most recent known good backup. Alternatively, you might try right-clicking on the filenames in Windows Explorer and, if the...
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    No, that's because the final } belongs with the {...

    No, that's because the final } belongs with the { at the other end of the entire field (i.e. before 'QUOTE'). If you're getting miss-matches that's because you haven't paired the field braces...
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    Using the first example from post #5, you could...

    Using the first example from post #5, you could probably do that by changing:
    "{Years}"}
    on the last line to:
    "{Years \# 0;;}"}
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    You cannot simply copy/paste the text from here...

    You cannot simply copy/paste the text from here and expect it to work. The previous advice has shown you how to modify the fields from the tutorial. If you want to create them from scratch, every...
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    Have you actually executed/finished the merge?...

    Have you actually executed/finished the merge? The field won't update of its own accord and a mailmerge preview isn't reliable.

    No. For starters, the closing field brace can't be deleted. If all...
  21. Get over it. Office has used the Ribbon interface...

    Get over it. Office has used the Ribbon interface for 8 years now and it's not going away any time soon. Almost all the old keyboard shortcuts still work the same way they did before and, once you...
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    That output is the default shown in the...

    That output is the default shown in the tutorial's example for use in a document containing formfields for the input. Since you can't use such formfields in a mailmerge, you need to change the field...
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    Simple: aggregate all the partial fills and their...

    Simple: aggregate all the partial fills and their distances with the next complete fill and its distance.
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    The following macro converts date strings and...

    The following macro converts date strings and values in the selected range between mm/dd/yyyy and dd/mm/yyyy. The output is in the form of date values that you can format as dates via...
  25. Marvelous, isn't it, how when someone asks...

    Marvelous, isn't it, how when someone asks whether they can use something they already have and are familiar with (or how to use it), so many people seem to think they should use something else. A...
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