There are all sorts of funky add-ins you can use in your spreadsheets! Well you can create as many of these drop downs as you like.
We are looking for the Microsoft Date and Time Picker Control Highlight it and select OK. You can click it and change the date as much as you want but nothing else is changing in your spreadsheet! You can tell each one what cell to update (Linked Cell) and you can move the Date Control right over the top of the field it is updating! Then go to Data tab under Settings tab, in the Validation Criteria title, choose list from the drop down menu.
I want to create a monthly calendar (1 month per sheet) where only the year could change (and so the date). All I want is to add a formula that change the date according to the weekday when I change the year. A copy or screenshot of your template would be useful.
Also describe any existing formulas, and anything you've tried already.
It becomes a fixed image and the drop down is not functional. if a save the workbook, close it and then reopen it, the drop down calendar does not work. If I click on the “Restore Down” bottom and then on the “Maximize” bottom, the drop down is functional again. So 14 courses, 50 students = 700 drop down calendars? My problem is students attend training on different dates. Would i need to put in the calendar tool for each cell, and each course they are attending, for each student?
So 14 courses, 50 students = 700 drop down calendars? My problem is students attend training on different dates. I’ve created a Sharepoint check in/check out monthly spreadsheet for our team; we needs to input dates in various cells, amount unknown.
So you want to create a drop down calendar in Excel?
Apart from sending alerts to Outlook from Excel (working on that article as well) this has been the most requested how-to as of late. Would you like the easiest, cheesiest, sleaziest way to do this?
Your mouse will turn in to a cross hair – click and hold, draw a rectangle, release. You will also see code in the top akin to “=EMBED(“MSCom Ctl2. Here is where the genius of my non-code writing laziness pays off. Think about that – Move the date picker right over the top of the cell it is linked to. There is no advanced code, you’re just hiding the data in C5 under the Date control that is updating or controlling C5! My only question now has to do with the property settings. Another easy way of adding a drop down menu for dates in a cell falling within a year is to 1. Keep ' Ignore blank' and ' In-cell drop' down checked. Click on ' Source' field and select the cells containing the date range you had made in the beginning (Step 1) 5.
DTPicker.2″,””)” You will also notice that you are in Design Mode because that icon is highlighted. Then do any date calculations you need to do using C5 as the reference! I’ll make it even easier – here’s the spreadsheet I used to write this tutorial and take screen shots Excel Drop Down Date Example (12k) And Tim, You any any other reader can always send the beer to me by clicking beer mug at the top of the page. I have managed to change font size type, Calender colours etc but can't seem centre the calender date in my created rectangle. Add a list of all the dates of a month/s in a column. Click OK Now when you click on the cell you want to enter the date, a drop-down arrow appears which will allow you to select the date of your choice from the the range you had created. Drop-Down List of only Monday dates for current year 3.
Go to the developer tab and select Insert, followed by the little Pink Floyd-esque More Controls icon.
Scroll through the list of controls and look what’s available.
Would you please help me so I can create all of the Date/Time Picker Controls I want for this workbook? Elizabeth Okay – so have successfully embedded the date and time picker and confirmed that the selected cells are updating in excel 2010 – When I send this spreasheet to another user however, the date picker is not usable. I am designing a training schedule for my students.