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Jun 23, 2006

VBA that autogenerates a unique number when a cell in excel is filled?

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I don't want to create a function to use within a cell, I need the Sub to run through a user form. I have a Userform to create a new account, and need to add a 6 digit unique identifier after a predetermined prefix ("T" for toddler, "Y" for youth, and "A" for adult). The constraints are that it cannot be duplicated (this is for multiple children registered within the company). I have tried using the GUID but having difficulty stripping characters and adding the prefix (this was my fix inclination).

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I'm wanting some sort of formula to generate a reference number that relates to numbers i put in a cell. i want the end result to look something like this:

Reference number
362 3620001
456 4560001
362 3620002
487 4870001
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As you can see id like it to generate a reference number to the number that i input, and also when i input that number twice or three times it picks that up on the reference number also.

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Jun 26, 2012

I'm trying to set up a system of sorts to track "services"

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Sheet 1 is basically where I'd be entering the info, and sheet 2 where it would be stored. The button at the top is called Generate New "service' Number. This then needs to generate a new number on sheet 2 in A2 (then once 2 is populated, generate new in 3, then 4, then 5 etc...

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How do I create a 6 digit unique random number for use as an ID in column A. Once created the rows with preexisting 6 digit unique random ID numbers must not change every time new rows are added.

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Sep 29, 2008

I have an excel sheet that has multiple rows for one PO number. I've created a row at the top to calculate all of the unique PO numbers in the sheet. However, I want to create another column that will give each unique PO number it's own ID number starting at 1. For instance:

Column B (PO Number)
4 - Counts unique values in B
219
219
219
220
220
221
222
222

Then in Column C I'd want
1 (unique number for 219)
1 (unique number for 219)
1 (unique number for 219)
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2 (unique number for 220)
3 (unique number for 221)
4 (unique number for 222)
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Jun 17, 2006

on generating a unique ID for each row in a spreadsheet. My current manually entered ID numbers are alpha numeric, so I want to use a formula or macro to follow the same format.

For example the IDs may be ABC001, ABC002, AAA001, AAA002, AAA003. So user enters info in a form built in excel, and I run a macro which takes the data entered into that form and populates another spreadsheet and I assign an ID number.

The ID number should look for the next number in the sequence, based upon the first three characters.

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I have a list of e-mail addresses stored in an Excel file (column A). I need to generate some passwords basing on these e-mail addresses which would then be automatically stored in the same row as the passwords, only this time in column B. The passwords could be numbers based on some text to number conversion (which I could additionally add some mathematical operation to, to make the password harder to crack). The passwods would then be distributed among the owners of these e-mail addresses.

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Dec 7, 2013

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I want to generate numbers (1 to 15) in cells A1 through O1, but the
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in each cell, some numbers are duplicated.

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Mar 7, 2009

I want to add & generate unique numbers in a column of similiar words..

For Instance:

RED
RED
RED
BLUE
BLUE
BLUE

etc..etc..

I want it to look like this:

RED1
RED2
RED3
RED4
RED5
BLUE1
BLUE2
BLUE3

I want infinite numbers next to the same wording but unique.

I have 2 rows A & B.. NAME & MOBILE PHONE Title in line 1

I am not to familiar with excel. Step by Step please, anyone out there.

I saw a similar posting, but the formula did not work out for me.

Then i am going to save the file as a CSV

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I have 2 columns of data in one sheet that list dates (say Master Dates) and transactions (say Master Transactions).

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i have tried this array:

If((Master Dates>=Date Beginning)*(Master Dates<Date End),Master Transactions,"")

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Sep 2, 2006

I'm trying to use Advanced Filter to generate all the unique values within a list, only at times I want to Autofilter the data, then use the advanced filter to determine all the values of the slimmed list. For some reason, this works fine on column A, only returning the values that begin with a 1 when the column is filtered for all values beginning with 1. However, when I run the advanced filter on column 2 with column 1 filtered to all beginning with 1, all values all returned regardless of whether column 1 criteria is met. Either way, after the advanced filter, the autofilter has been removed.

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Nov 24, 2008

Is there a way to auto generate passwords? I would like the result to start off with the word "cook" and end in numbers. Is this possible?

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I have a spreadsheet that has thousands of rows, but they only want every 200th row to be populated with said data values.

Is there a way that I can auto-generate those values separately?

In the one Attached, I don't have thousands of rows.

question.xlsx

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Feb 26, 2008

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I would like to show a list of the attendees for a given function by clicking or moving my mouse pointer on the event function column header.

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Mar 22, 2014

In an earlier life I was tasked with finding a "random" method of selecting two numbers from a "1 to 20" range so that the generated numbers can be applied to an set of people who will be partnered in a golf game draw.

It is only one draw per year so I don't care if the players have previously played together in past years.

easily be modified by a "passable knowledge level" person to be able to select a mystery "9" out of 18 holes that count for scores that particular round.

(btw: this is an issue only for the 20 guys who go away once a year to play golf, the world will not collapse if I have to draw numbers out of a hat, just looking for a slightly more elegant solution and I already have a few scoring macros so my first guess (but not only possibility) is VBA)

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Dec 29, 2012

if it was possible to have Excel sort and then Auto generate a work sheet.

Once a week at work I get a report that is split up via our 3 digit office codes.

Once a week I manually sort the info and split the original sheet into separate sheets based on the office code and mail it to them.

Its is simple and repetitive but takes me half a day to do due to the size.

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Mar 11, 2014

Possible to auto count and auto sum based on Unique ID.

Download link to the file in question [URL] ..........

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after spending hours searching the forum, I begin to seriously doubt my ability to even formulate a suitable search question. My problem SHOULD be a known one, but I am unable to find any clues. Here we go:

I have made a pretty stright-forward forecasting model. It is used to calculate economics of a coal fuelled power plant (even though that shouldn't matter). The outcome is, among other things, a single number for Profit / MWh in Euros. There are several input data, such as fuel price, price for CO2 emission rights, operational expenditure, capex, etc.

My idea, then, is to lock all in-data parameters except ONE, then let this variable vary incrementally and then produce a new small table with a) the variable data (example: price for CO2 rights ranging from 10 to 50 Euro in 2 euro steps), and b) the resulting net profit in each case. Ideally, I wish to be able to chose which indata to lock and which to vary, i.e. solution need to have certain flexibility.

NB: The calculations are not that simple, i.e. I cannot use a simple formula - I need to use the exising output cell(s) to feed data.

How do I do this?

The outcome should be basically two rows with a suitable number of columns (or the other way around, two columns in X number of rows). The table will then be used to produce illustrative graphs.

I guess I could hard code a table by simply enter data, but heck, that's not the way to use Excel!

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Is it possible to have a formula that generate a Unique list (List 1 and List 2) of Missing values in List 2 by comparing two lists? Something like this

List 1 List 2 Missing in List 2
1 1 3
3 4 6
5 5
6 6

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Aug 3, 2012

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id
event_name
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I've read a lot of tutorials on how to use pivot tables, but found them either too basic, or too advanced, and never finding any example of what I am looking to do.

I have a database, column A holds names, and column B their phone numbers. I'd like to generate a list of unique names and their associated telephone numbers. I figure I can use a pivot table to do this.

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Sep 14, 2012

way for my engineers to save a field ticket with a certain name based on data from a couple of cells in the worksheet. Re: Auto generate "Save As" filename from text and tried to use some code posted in the thread, but I an still not having any luck.

What I want to do is create an active X button when clicked on, would save the workbook to a certain folder. I want the name to look like this:

SO1!M3_SO1!M6_SO1!H2.xls

This is what I have so far:

Private Sub SaveMe()
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Would I click "general" or "workbook" in VBA when I enter this code?

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Look at row 48, for example. If the user enters, "Suburban" in cell D5 then the value they enter in cell D48 should equal "1". If it does not equal "1" then it should proceed with the adding of a comment. Conversely, if the user enters, "Squad" in cell D5 then the value the enter in cell D48 should equal "2". If it does not equal "2" then it should proceed with the adding of a comment.

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here it is..

500 to 599>>>> equal t0 600
600 to 699>>>> equal to 700

the numbers from equals is the scale of the drawings which i use plot.

sample:

32039.98
31959.50 ...

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Feb 9, 2014

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Example :

-The Main List Range is from Number 01 to 36
-The Specific random list will be 15 Numbers of these 36

List A-. The Specific 15 Numbers are: 01,02,03,10,11,12,13,20,21,22,23,30,31,32,33
List B-. Remaining Numbers : 04,05,06,07,08,09,14,15,16,17,18,19,24,25,26,27,28,29,34,35,36

So

I need to generate ONE Unique Random Numbers of List A ( 01,02,03,10,11,12,13,20,21,22,23,30,31,32,33)
In Cell A1
In Cell A2
In Cell A3

And from List B, (04,05,06,07,08,09,14,15,16,17,18,19,24,25,26,27,28,29,34,35,36)

I need to do the same thing In
Cell A4
Cell A5
Cell A6

It's possible to have a 6 cells with random but Unique Digits? (not repeated numbers between the 6 cell ??)

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Option Explicit
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Private Const MIN = 1
Private iKey As Integer
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End Function

Private Sub cmdGuess_Click()
Dim lGuess As Long

now i have to do the same thing in excel create a program that will ask the user to enter numbers between 0 to 20 and see if the random number and user guess is same or not. but i have never worked in excel using vba procedures how can i achieve the same thing in excel using a vba procedures.

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[Code]....

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for example In column A I have these 3 ref numbers
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A4 = 2404083 (as above but with 3 added)

now tomorrow the next ref number that would be shown in column A (after the user clicks the button) would be as follows.....

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