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Save As Macro :: Tab Delimited Files


I use a macro that saves my activesheets in text(tab delimited).

I am trying to find how to save my worksheets as tab delimited files without having to open the notepad later, in order to press the backspace button. Just to clarify more, if a sheet has 15 rows of data, the tab delimited file will be created with 16. Is there a way to save the actual number of rows in the text file or this is a default operation in excel that cannot be changed in any way?


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Right now I have a very repetitive task where depending on the value of a certain field in Excel I have to search for the right/corresponding .pdf file and open it up do work in the .pdf as well as the Excel worksheet... I have to do like hundreds of this. So is there a quick way to code in Excel that a certain value will open a certain file named .pdf acrobat file? Can other programs/files be called upon and ran/started/opened from within Excel Macro?

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Tab Delimited Formatting
i have a tab delimited file that desperately needs cleaning up.

i would like this:

word1 def1

word1 def2

word1 def3

word2 def1a

word2 def1b

to look like this

word1 def1, def2, def3.

word2 def1, def2.

my problem is this dictionary goes on and on, and i would just like a simple way to find these duplicate entries and consolidate them into the form i showed above

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