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Email bounced 'overlength date field'

Question: Email bounced 'overlength date field'

Have sent email to several friends, there is no attachment, just relatively straight forward item with some borders and a table in the email body copy. In one case the email was bounced back as 'delivery failed' with the message:This message has been rejected because it has an overlength date field which can be used to subvert Microsoft mail programs The following URL has further information click hereHave gone to hyperlink which says 'page removed'. Other emails I sent to this friend get through. My questions are:1. I assume this is a genuine block?2. Has anyone come across this and do you know what it means?3. Is there something I can do to get my message through? [I had put a lot of work into it]Many thanks Tiggertwo using Outlook Express and windows95

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Answer: Email bounced 'overlength date field'

Sounds like some sort of anti spam program which is a little too zealous. Have you tried it again to the same user?

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I have tried sending a message to a friend who, up until now has had no problem receiving. The message I am sending has no attachments. But this message has come back several times with the message:

This message has been rejected because it has
an overlength date field which can be used
to subvert Microsoft mail programs
The following URL has further information
http://www.securityfocus.com/frames/?content=/templates/article.html?id=61

but when I go to that hyperlink it is a page saying that the item 'might' have been removed.

Incidentally I have an uo to date virus checker running and have been able to send and receive emails to others since the first bounce of this email

Questions:
1. Is this a genuine response or some sort of problem at receivers end?
2. If genuine can someone explain what I might need to do, if anything can be done, at my end to get the message through. I have already tried maing the subject line smaller but that made no difference.
 

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Hi all,

I am looking for help on VB script to send automated emails based on the date column in excel sheet..

Uploading the excel sheet as well. The email should trigger on dates in column F to corresponding email addressed in column E ..

The email body should say :
Hi,

Your employee "Column C" is approaching his probation period on "Col D". Kindly confirm if you want to confirm on the date of "Column D" or modify it.
 

Answer:Need help to send automated email based on the date field

Have a look at the attached I have written the code necessary however if you have any changes you would like made let me know.
 

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I use due dates on my Outlook tasks. When I customize my Tasks list (in the Calendar view) to group by due date, I just get too many groupings (one for each due date!). I would like to know if I can create a custom field called 'Due Month' and/or 'Due Week', extracted from the 'Due Date', so I can view my tasks by what is due during a given week or month. If the answer is yes, any suggestions on the technique I would use would be greatly appreciated.
Thanks in advance,
Mac
 

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I need a date field changed into a text field of YYYYMMDD so for example the date of birth field is 3/17/1953 and I need that converted to 19530317 in the Excel spreadsheet. Thanks.

Answer:I need a date field changed into a text field of YYYYMMDD

under the format options.

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We have Exchange 2007, and I want to be able to have a message sent to our users anytime someone tries to email them with a message that exceeds are message size restrictions. The sender gets a message bounced to them, but the recipient never gets a message and thus they have no idea if someone is trying to email them or not.

I've searched Google and come up blank, also the Exchange help guide is of no help. Anything would be greatly appreciated.
 

Answer:How to send email to recipient when email is bounced back to sender.

Not sure that you can do that, but if you figure something out post it up here. im interested in finding out if you're able to do that.
 

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First the background: We are gradually deploying Office 2007, but not everyone in the agency has it. I have both 2003 and 2007 installed on my system, but I do my work in 2003, and none of our databases have actually been converted to 2007 format (at least, none that I work with). There are occasionally people who use 2007 when viewing databases, but I don't know if any of the people who are working in this particular database are using 2007. The problem is reproducible in 2003 and so I've been trying to fix it here. The query behind the problem report used to work. It has been a problem for several months (it is run monthly, and every month for the past five they've had problems with it) and I've finally gotten to the root of the actual issue.

The purpose of the report is to generate invoice for outstanding loans. The DateNextPayment is a calculated field based on the payment plan for the loan. It is calculated using a function in the query named qryGetSitesDDInvoices1. This is the function that is called (I did not write this function, I'm supporting this db long after the original writer has left):
Code:
Function DateNextPayment(PaymentSchedule As String, DateFirstPayment As Date, Balance As Currency)

On Error GoTo Handle_err

Dim Date1 As Date
Dim Date2 As Date
Dim Date3 As Date
Dim NextQtrDate As Date

'The code adds one month to datenextpayment at start of each month. Or yearly or weekly

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Hi! Does anyone know what is the format of the date in the field "(battery) Manufacture Date" informed by Lenovo Vantage (Hardware Configuration > Energy)? It seems not to follow Windows setting. In my case, it is set to Brazilian Portuguese DD/MM/YYYY, but there is not a leading "0" in the returned value (see attached image). Does it really disregard the Windows setting and presents it in a fixed format (maybe American English)? When was my battery manufactured (Oct. 07 or July 10)?Thanks in advance.  

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I accidentally formatted the date cell & it only accept numbers

Answer:how to correct a date field when you enter a date a number a

I don't know what you mean by "it only accepts numbers".Why can't you just format it as a date again?Click Here Before Posting Data or VBA Code ---> How To Post Data or Code.

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Hello,

I have a large report of application forms which have been submitted including the date when they were submitted however the dates are formatted incorrectly.

1. Although the cell formatting is dd/mm/yyyy the data is being shown in mm/dd/yyyy which means the dates are incorrect (e.g. 2nd January would read as 1st February.)
2. As a result of this dates which are passed the 12th of a month are not accepted as dates (it reads the day figure as months and there is no 13th month etc)

I have tried to use the text to columns function but that makes no difference and I have tried to extract just the dates but I've had no luck.

Can anyone help, I've attached a small sample of the data.

Thanks

Daniel
 

Answer:Exported date field not recognized as date in Excel

Where does the data come from?
What do you get if you have no cell format?
 

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Help! This should be easy but I can't get it to work.

I have a report that must group by Trip# and sort by ascending activity date all of the various activities that took place on multiple days of the trip.
Further, the trip with the earliest date must come first regardless of the Trip#.
I've accomplished getting the earliest starting date trip first and grouping its detail with a unique string made up of the earliest date of each trip formatted to YYYYMMDD+Trip#. This prints a trip total and works fine.

But the daily activity for the trip is out of date sequence.
Adding a Date field to the 'Sorting and Grouping' insists on breaking on and printing a sub-total for each of the trips activity dates.
Without the sorting & grouping by date the trip records are out of sequence even though the data source query is sorted ascending by activity date.

(see attachments that show the above)

The only solution I can think of is to create a sub-report sorted by activity date.

Does anyone have any better ideas?

Jim Shannon
JES Computer Systems
Access Developer.
 

Answer:How sort by 2nd field (date) without grouping when date changes?

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Question: Bounced email

I have tried to send an email to a friend in the us and got this messageYour message You do not have permission to send to this recipient. For assistance, contact your system administrator. smtp-out3.blueyonder.co.uk #5.7.1 smtp;550 5.7.1 Unable to relay for [email protected]>I have no idea who to talk to in Blueyonder? Or what to say to them any suggestions?

Answer:Bounced email

Are you trying to send them an attached file? Some servers get a bit twitchy on certain types of attachments. I have had something similar and had to zip the file prior to sending.Paul.

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Question: Bounced email

I use mail.com's Premium Service with mail forwarding to my real mailbox. Two reputable people who have been corresponding with me for quite a while (the Management Company here at my condo and my Financial Adviser) have both reported that emails they tried to send to me via writeme.com have gotten bounced back to them by some process in the mail handling train. I asked them to forward the error message to me. I need to know what to do to get my mail in the future.

Here is the error message that they got:


_____________________________________________
From: Microsoft Exchange
Sent: Wednesday, April 13, 2011 4:51 PM
To: (name unimportant)
Subject: Undeliverable: RE: Interpublic Group
Delivery has failed to these recipients or distribution lists:

'Al Weiss'
Your message wasn't delivered because of security policies. Microsoft Exchange will not try to redeliver this message for you. Please provide the following diagnostic text to your system administrator.

The following organization rejected your message: mx0.gmx.com.

_____

Sent by Microsoft Exchange Server 2007

Diagnostic information for administrators:

Generating server: SERVER.wcfinc.local

emailaddress
mx0.gmx.com #550-5.7.1 {mx-us015} Sorry, your helo has been denied. 550 5.7.1 ( http://portal.gmx.net/serverrules ) ##

Original message headers:

Received: from SERVER.wcfinc.local ([fe80::30ec:984:61ec:4abf]) by
SERVER.wcfinc.local ([fe80::30ec:984:61ec:4abf%10]) with mapi; Wed, 13 Apr
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Answer:Bounced email

I've edited your post to remove all of the e-mail addresses that you revealed. Please be careful what you post in the future.
 

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Question: Email bounced back

Hi everyone;

I was resently added to someones msn messenger list and since the name was really fimiliar, I accepted. I immidiately email that person and my email was bounced back. With the following error messege from the postmaster.
Final-Recipient: rfc822;[email protected] ( I took out the name)
Action: failed
Status: 5.0.0
Diagnostic-Code: smtp;550 Requested action not taken: mailbox unavailable

What does this mean? Can this just be that the person has a full inbox?

Thanks in advance
 

Answer:Email bounced back

It means that they put an invalid email address in theor profile or it wasn't a legit request in the first place...it doesn't exist.
 

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We use a third party to send emails for our customers who are signed up for paperless billing. We send an email out to new customers, the customer confirmed he got the email then changed the email address on his account. We sent a new confirmation to the new email address, which the customer got and confirmed. All of this was on 6/17. THEN...on 6/20 we got a bounced email notification that the original email confirmation we sent was not deliverable-how do we get a bounce notice 3 days after they confirmed they got the email?...Our third party vendor doesn't have any clues.
TIA,
Marge
 

Answer:Email received then bounced? How?

Can you copy and paste the message that your got?
 

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I have someone that is getting the following bounceback while trying to email me from her Verizon account.
Recipient address: [email protected]
Reason: Rejection greeting returned by server.
Diagnostic code: smtp;550 Too many invalid recipients
Remote system: dns;external.XXXXXXXX.com
(TCP|206.46.252.44|48786|207.230.136.65|25) (Too many invalid recipients)

Doe she have a spam filter on?

Thanks for the help!!!
 

Answer:Bounced email help using Verizon

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When I ping any website in cmd I get request timed out. I can still browse the internet without any problems.
Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600]
© Copyright 1985-2001 Microsoft Corp.
C:\Documents and Settings\kkusmider>ping google.com
Pinging google.com [74.125.225.70] with 32 bytes of data:
Request timed out.
Request timed out.
Request timed out.
Request timed out.
Ping statistics for 74.125.225.70:
    Packets: Sent = 4, Received = 0, Lost = 4 (100% loss),
C:\Documents and Settings\kkusmider>ping localhost
Pinging NRGWK11.networkregroup.local [127.0.0.1] with 32 bytes of data:
Reply from 127.0.0.1: bytes=32 time<1ms TTL=128
Reply from 127.0.0.1: bytes=32 time<1ms TTL=128
Reply from 127.0.0.1: bytes=32 time<1ms TTL=128
Reply from 127.0.0.1: bytes=32 time<1ms TTL=128
Ping statistics for 127.0.0.1:
    Packets: Sent = 4, Received = 4, Lost = 0 (0% loss),
Approximate round trip times in milli-seconds:
    Minimum = 0ms, Maximum = 0ms, Average = 0ms
C:\Documents and Settings\kkusmider>
The error message from MAILER-DAEMON I am getting on the bounced emails is
 
Subject: Undelivered Mail Returned to Sender
This is the mail system at
host mail61-ch1-R.bigfish.com.
I'm sorry to have to inform you that your
message could not be delivered to
one or more recipients. It's attached
below.
For further assistance, please send mail to postmaster.
If
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Answer:Email being bounced and cannot ping any websites.

Not all sites respond to pings.  If one doesn't work you have to try others.  You probably did.  Google usually works - maintenance outage on that URL?  The same applies to email if the recipient mail server is frequently inaccessible.  Depends where it is in the world.  It also depends if you have been blacklisted by the recipient or, as you noted, the server sees your stuff as spam.  If you google "bigfish.com" you will see that others have problems sending to that server.

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I am trying to send a zipped file to a Hotmail address. I have sent this file previously and it has gone through but now it is getting bounced with the following message:
Warning: Your file, Kevin Draft 3.ZIP, contains more than 100 files after decompression and cannot be scanned.
My brother has emptied his Hotmail mail box but it is still happening. I have counted the files and only count 69 so I am a little confused as to why this is happening. Can anyone help please. Thankyou
 

Answer:Email with zipped attachment to Hotmail getting bounced

Well your talking about hotmail so who knows what is really going on. Try 25 in a zip and see what happens.
 

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my wife's isp is charter. she uses outlook express for emailing. for the last few weeks everything she sends to yahoo mail customers has come back undeliverable. i contacted charter, and they said they have heard this problem many times with yahoo. yahoo says it's not their problem. anyone had experience with this problem? any suggestions? thanks,vandal67

Answer:Yahoo email bounced back as undeliverable

The returned email should give reasons (possibly in an attachment).some other bloke...

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I keep getting this error and i need to send this document! I get this error every time i try to send a photo/document that it thinks it is spam

Answer:email sent Bounced Backs - Denied For Spam

It's probably being blocked by the email address you're sending to so they would need to alter their security settings.Other things to consider: Are you sending this item in the body of the email or as an attachment? If as attachment is it zipped? Sometimes a zipped file will go through when other attachments won't.Oooh, look at all the pretty balloons.

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I am having a problem with outlet express,
I am consistently getting a message Bounced Message email box full, even if it is not full. What is causing this problem and what can I do to rectify it.
Any help will be greatly appreciated.
 

Answer:outlet express bounced email, mail box full!

The message could be coming from your ISPs mail server.

This can happen if you choose to leave copies on the server & you have reached
the limit that your ISP will allow.

Log on to your mail account via your ISPs webmail & delete messages you no longer
want stored.

If this is the case, you can change the options for leaving messages on the server in
Outlook Express via Tools->Accounts->(your account)->Properties->Advanced.
 

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I work with MS Access 2003.

I am creating a query to show all contracts set up in a certain year that have been cancelled in that specific year. This "Cancelled" field is not a yes/no field, but includes the date on which it has been cancelled (always starting 31/12/YYYY).

First, to show me the contracts set up in a certain year (say 2008) , i created a parameter under the "Contract Year" field, asking which year you want to see (in this case 2008).

I wish to add a criteria that then shows cancelled contracts at the end of that specific year, so 31/12/2008. So whether it is "2008" or another year is dependent on the value in the "Contract Year" field.

I tried the following as criteria for the Column "Cancelled":

#31/12/[Contract Year]#

to try and have it take the year mentioned in that field.
But it doesn't work. Access sees is as a second parameter, instead of a field name.
I tried adding LIKE to it and the &-sign, still no luck.

Is it possible to use a field name in a date criteria and if so, how could i do it?

Thank you very much in advance for your help.
 

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Not sure how to go about this. I am not a programmer by any means but need to make a program.

I have a text file that is in what is called BAI format (bank standard format to send info). Basically this is a CSV file with a header. Right now I use a mail merge file to update the date field. I am looking to automate this so I would only need one "dummy" file and have a program that will update the date field automatically. The file is opened with notepad. I have done some VB but not a lot. I am looking for the best way to go about doing this. I tried to get some of the programmers to do it but no one wants to worry about supporting it, so I am taking a crack at it.

All help is very much appreciated. One idea I had is maybe a macro in excel but not sure if it would mess up the formating. I will try to get a copy of the file I use and post it.
 

Answer:Updating date field

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Hi,I'm trying to create an if formula and I'm a bit stuck.Column L contains dates separated by commas. I'm trying to create a formula to say:if L2 contains (fixed date from a single cell) then "Exclude" else "No"There are two issues. How do I make the if statement contains not just equals? How do I copy the cells down and keep the field with date in fixed?For example I added the date I needed to 'Delivery sheets d1':=IF(Data!L2='Delivery sheets'!D1,"exclude","No") but when I try and fill down the D1 continues in a series e.g. d1, d2, d3 etcI hope this makes sense. Thanks in advance!

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Is it possible with Access 2010 to have a date field that would change to current date whenever another particular field is modified. For example, we have comment field and we would like to have another date field that would change to the current date when the comment field has a change.
 

Answer:field modified date

Yes you can do it with simple VBA code, you could also add it to the comment itself, so it appears at the beginning of the comment.
 

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Question: Update date field

Thanks in advance for your help!

I used to know this and I did a search and couldn't find the answer.

How do you update a field to a date either 6 months away or 12 months away for the current date in that field?

Thanks again!
 

Answer:Update date field

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Hi guys,

Something weird is happening. Some of my movie files (file type doesn't matter) became corrupted; when I play them in VLC they cause errors, they were just fine before and nothing has changed. I noticed in Explorer that these files have no Date Modified field, it's simply blank; I've never seen anything like that.

I did a chkdsk on the drive and see no errors. What could it be ?

Thanks.

Answer:Blank Date Modified Field ?

VLC should rebuild the Index, but that is a temporary fix. Depending on what format they are, there is "DIVFIX" and "Meteor MKV repair" you can try to run the faulty content through which of those is appropriate, you'll have to google it, cant remember the links.

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Can someone help please?

I'm setting up a query in Excel from an SQL database. How do I (or what do I) do to ensure only todays data is shown - I suppose I'm looking for an"=TODAY" type thing but don't know enough to be able to do it.

Thanks in anticipation.

Moll )
 

Answer:Excel query on Date field

it can depend on how the date system is set up but the following page has pretty much every SQL date function going

http://www.connx.com/products/connx/Connx%208.5%20UserGuide/sql_date.htm
 

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Is there a way to insert a date merge field where the date is spelled out (June 10, 2008) and will not change if the document is reopened, resaved, modified, etc?   Thanks for any help!

Answer:MS Word merge field for date

I'm not quite sure I understand the question, but depending on the Word document...you can use the "Insert" link from Word's toolbar to insert the date into a document...formatted to your liking.Once the document is saved...the date will always appear as you have set it.

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Hello, I need help with the following:
I have a field (called Date_Time) which displays for example 1/31/2005 12:00:00 AM. I would like to run a query that converts that value to '200501' in a created field.
I tried the following below but I keep having problems.

select Account_Number, Date_Time,
concat(year(Date_Time), month(Date_Time)) as Date_Time_Modified
from table
where Account_Number = xxxx

Any insight into this would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.


 

Answer:Concatenating Date and Time Field in SQL

Just wanted to add some more examples:

Account_Number: Integer Type
Date_Time: Date Type
Date_Time: Modified: Character Type

Account_Number Date_Time Date_Time_Modified
3246 1/31/2005 12:00:00 AM 200501
4920 11/30/2008 12:00:00 AM 200811
5932 6/30/2011 12:00:00 AM 201106
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Hello everyone,

I'm working on an order management database and I'm stuck on one item.

I have a form that users can fill in with purchase order data. One section of the form relates to contract review completion.

I would like to have a checkbox that the user can check when contract review is complete, but I'd also like for a completion date field to be auto-filled when the checkbox is checked.

I've tried a couple of things, both unsuccessful.

Any ideas?

Thanks.
 

Answer:MS Access - autofill date field

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hi, i searched in vain for an answer to this question:
when i edit an image file and resave, the date modified date does not change. since i started using computers 100s of years ago, this was automatic. how can i enable this (obvious) field? what point is there in even having a date modified field if it stays the same as the date created field? thanks!

Answer:date modification field does not change

Are you sure you have the Date Modified selected as a column to display?

Right click on the header column (has Name, Date, Type, etc.) and select the Date Modified tag.

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I want to combine a text field and a date field into one field to use as a reference number. IE 'Mil - 05/11'.

I have got a field with the standard short date format 29/05/2011 (that I have to keep) and I have created a second field with the same date but formatted to a "mm/yy". When I concatenate the Operater Ref field "Mil" to the Date Ref field "05/11" I still get the full date format IE Mil - 29/05/2011.
 

Answer:MS Access Concatenate a date and text field

Jerry-

If you are creating the second field in your table, go to design view and change the Data Type to Text then try your concatenation. I built a mini-table and queried it and this worked for me... hope this works for you!
 

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Greetings

It's been a long time since I last posted here, but hopefully all you wonderful people will be able to help...

Here is my problem:

A customer of mine has a SQL database where one of the fields is a date/time field that looks like this:

13/02/2003 14:32:58
14/02/2003 08:59:10
15/02/2003 17:09:37

Now, I need to delete all the records for a particular day (One of their HD's failed, and they had to restore the data and lost a day, but the entries are still in the database, and can not be re-entered until the old entries are deleted).

How do I structure a query to delete all the records for a particular day? Preferably, I would like a SELECT statement first, just to check that the records found correspond to the delete criteria, and then the DELETE statement.

Thanks

Reuel Miller

The Ex-NT moderator on this board

Every morning is the dawn of a new error
 

Answer:SQL Query help required with date/time field

Greetings

Not to worry chaps, I figured out the answer all by my lonesome

the statements I used were:

select * from {database name} where {date field} > '14 February 2003' and {date field} < '15 February 2003'

delete from {database name} where {date field} > '14 February 2003' and {date field} < '15 February 2003'
cheers

Reuel Miller
 

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the answer to this might of been found with a search but hey i'm lazy today and wanted to see who the excel masters are

using excel 2007, cell a1 contains an array formula (CSE) like so - {=MAX(LEN(A2:A470000))}
cells a2 through a470000 contain dates such as
12/12/2011
etc, you get the idea, i need the formula or something else entirely to return 10 not 5

thanks in advance
 

Answer:Solved: excel length of date field

i'll answer if myself thanks to another web site, Mike these guys are slackin' 'round here it looks like

=MAX(LEN(TEXT(A2:A470000,"m/d/yyyy")))

exit celll with ctrl, shift, enter
 

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Hello,Have a Excel file with multiple sheets , each sheet is identified by the persons ID numberSee attached file.Here i need to copy data from FILE1 in each sheet to FILE2As you see in file1 that data for each person is scar tared , that is date are up and down ...that data need to be moved to file2 where already date from 21 oct to 20 nov is marked.THANKS

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How do you insert a date field in Word 2007?

Answer:How do you insert a date field in Word 2007?

In Office 2010 at least, it should be under the "Home" or "Insert " tab. Then there should be a sub-category like "Date" or "Time".By the way. In the future, you'll get better office results here:http://www.computing.net/forum/offi...Ask and Answer. The way of learning.Dell Dimension 8300Intel Pentium 4 HT @ 3.20 GHz4 GB RAMNvidia Geforce FX5200

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Hello,Have a Excel file with multiple sheets , each sheet is identified by the persons ID numberSee attached file.Here i need to copy data from FILE1 in each sheet to FILE2As you see in file1 that data for each person is scar tared , that is date are up and down ...that data need to be moved to file2 where already date from 21 oct to 20 nov is marked.THANKS

Answer:Moving rows with Date field from one worksheet to another

Quotei need to copy data from FILE1 in each sheet to FILE2I'm wondering about the wording of the quoted part of your post.  I suspect it would be better worded like this: i need to copy data from each sheet in FILE1 in to corresponding sheets in FILE2.   Is that correct?  Are FILE1 and FILE2 names of separate Excel files?

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I am trying to add a sequential number to a date field in an Access form.
The format of the field is PS 18 Jan 11 xx, the PS is fixed, the current date and the xx is my sequential number I want to add.

Is there a way, to do this when the date is entered? And I would need the sequential number to reset to 01 with a new day.

I'm new to this, any help would be great!

Thanks!
 

Answer:Help in appending a sequential number to a date field

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I receive periodic Word (.rtf) documents from a property rental agency whenever my property is rented. The document contains the dates rented, the renter's name, etc. There is a "date field" in each document which automatically shows today's date, rather than the date the doc was created and sent to me. If I want to forward the doc to the renter a week later how do I stop the date from updating when I send it and stop it from updating when the renter opens the file?
 

Answer:Solved: Stop Updating the Date Field

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This one has got me. Has anyone figured out a way to do this easily? I can create a new column and extract the right characters and make it work ... but just wondering if there is a quicker way out there!

Thanks in advance for your time/help ...
 

Answer:Excel: Extract hour ONLY from a date/time field

Ok, got it to work ... but not sure if there is a better way.

I created a 2nd colummn and used the =RIGHT(D107,5) to isolate the time (10:32) from the date/time field (JAN 12,2014 10:32)

I then created another column and used =TIME(HOUR(C107),0,0) to pull out the hour ONLY in 10:00 AM format.

Is there a quicker way out there?
 

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I have a Date field in a Form. I want the Date to be appear in red when it is more than 6 months older than today's date. Where and how do I make that happen?
Thanks
 

Answer:Access 2010 Date Field in Form Macro or ()Iff ??

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The company I work for has asked me to work with the DB (as you may well guess in this economy I now have to learn how to work with Access DB. This DB was created by someone who had a book “Access 2000 for dummies” in 2002, I have since then converted the 2000 DB to 2007 accdb format. That being said, in a form that is used to track records-TS# is the primary key, they want a YES/NO or actual name- Completed *check box for yes and blank for no*. I created the check box as you may know that was easy enough. The problem comes in when I go to the next record the box remains in whatever state it was on the previous record and does not show up anywhere else. I am sure this is likely because there are steps that I am omitting or not aware of. Any help offered would be amazing as I continue to work on this train wreck.

-Mike
 

Answer:Solved: Access 2007 YES/NO field with time/date

Mike, the Check Box field has to be in the Table that the Form uses as it's Record Source. The Check box has to be "Bound" to that table's field, i.e. it's "Contorl Source" of the check box in design view must be the table field.
 

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I have an excel sheet with dates displayed in European format dd/mm/yyyy :-)I import it into a letter ("you have been a member since") and it imports in American mm/dd/yyyy.I can't see how to properly format the merge field

Answer:Mail merge a date field screws the formatting!

It all has to do with how your Operating System Date is set up.If your in the US then the default is mm/dd/yyyyYou can change how Excel Displays the date to dd/mm/yyyy, but it Stores the date in the System Date format of mm/dd/yyyy.When you import the date to Word, the System Date format is used.See here for how to change the format:http://cybertext.wordpress.com/2009...alsohttp://www.ashbee.co.uk/index.php/f...MIKEhttp://www.skeptic.com/

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from email address removed by Dreamboat

I have a database with a date field; 'Birthday'.

I want to take the month info from the date field and have access put it into another (adjacent) field. Ie;

Name:
Addr:
Birthday:
Month of B'day (New Field)

Also I want to be able to query the birthday field from previous data base tables which do not have the month field and make a table with the month information extrapolated to a new 'Month of B'day' field.

(Month([Birthday])) does not work.

I have printed a report with the 'Month of B'day" info extrapolated to the report but it is not useful because the report does not sort by the new information.

I know these must be possible but . . . . . AAAaaagh I'm going nuts.
 

Answer:Solved: Extrapolate Month from an Access date field

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Hello

Access 2003
Windows XP

I am creating a new table and would like to format a field to short date. Here is my code. Is there a way to format to short date from here?

Thanks

Set fld = tbl.CreateField("Date", dbDate)
fld.Required = True
tbl.Fields.Append fld
 

Answer:Access 2003 - Format field to Short Date

try this:
fld.NumberFormat = "m/d/yyyy"
 

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Hey everyone,

I'm having problems with Access, where I have a date/time field, which stores a month and a year (successfully), but still automatically assigns the first date of the month in question.

I used the following input mask (00/0000;;_) for the date field, and so far I haven't had any troubles with putting in a month and year. So far so good. But when I complete the date and move on, Access changes it to a full date. e.g. 06/2010 --> 01/06/2010.

Now, I'm actually fine with this part, my only problem is that I don't want it to do this in forms (both datasheet and normal view) or reports.

I heard something about using a Format (http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/access/HP010990151033.aspx) to adjust the display, but I can't seem to get that to work. Is there any other way to tell Access how to display the date field, like what can be done in Excel?

This is rather urgent as I have a project due tomorrow and this problem (as well as others) have now been reached and I'd like to solve them as soon as possible.

Any help is appreciated, and I look forward to your responses.
 

Answer:Solved: Urgent: How do you format the DISPLAY of a date field?

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I want to be able to place the date in reverse order in the subject line of new emails when I press a button on the toolbar. The format of the date should read '20061003' for the 3rd Oct 2006 - I know i should be able to use a macro or write VB scipt, bit i am not that clever - please help - many thanks

Answer:MS Outlook 2003 - Reverse Date in Subject Field

06.10.03 - subject.It's easier to read and there will not be a filing problem for the next 94 years or so.I'll leave the technical stuff to others

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Hi guys, I'm very new to access and I'm having some issues. I have made a field for an expiry date, and I have attempted to create a calculated yes/no field that gets ticked when the expiry date is up, so basically I have a box that I want ticked for when the expiry date is before the current date (I hope that makes sense). Thanks guys,

George
 

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I have a field that is date/time, formatted to display the long date (which starts with the day of the week). This has been extremely useful for some append, update and delete queries.

However, I would like to be able to do an update query based on the day of the week for each record. I know that the date/time field is stored as a number so I can't search for any string of letters. But, is there a way to take the long date format and copy what's there as a string so I can then extract the day of the week out of it? Otherwise, I guess I'm stuck with adding a separate field for day of the week, and manually inputting it. Seems like such a waste.
 

Answer:Solved: Access, Date/Time Field to String -- is it possible

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I have a linked Excel spreadsheet to show invoices received and I insert a date when they are paid. I cannot figure out the expression to use to show all records where no date has been inserted. Can anyone help please.Thankyou

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Hello,

In Access, I am trying to develop a process for generating a unique client number that follows a very specific formula: XXX - XXXX - X - XXXX. The first group should represent the quarter and year when the client is first introduced (non-standard year: Feb-Jan). The second group should be a unique, sequential ID number with leading zeros (missing numbers won't matter and leading zeros seems impossible, so I'm planning to use a DMax calculation on the form that generates a sequential number). The third number represents the client's initial program phase ID. The final number relates to the grant contract ID.

I have generated the number with the following in a Select query:

UniqueNumber: DatePart("q",DateAdd("m",-1,[MonthStart])) & Format([MonthStart],"yy") & "-" & [SeqNum] & "-" & [InitialPhaseID] & "-" & [ContractID]

The table already has a primary key, but since I am required to generate client numbers in this format, I want the UniqueNumber to be saved and searchable. This field never needs to change once the original record is saved. I've tried an Append query, but can't make it work. I assume it's related to the fact that I'm combining Date and Number fields, not to mention the DatePart function. I consistently get a key violation error. Any thoughts on how I can proceed?
 

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Good day guys

My puzzler today (and has been for ages) is this:

In my Access report, I pull in "StartDate" and "EndDate" fields from the calling form and wish to display them as part of a report subtitle.

I therefore have a field called "DateDetails" in my report header whose ControlSource is:
Code:
="Records Selected between " & Forms!Reports!StartDate & " and " & Forms!Reports!EndDate
The dates actually derive from a table and the date format for both fields in that table is "General Date".

The result is that the report shows the following as an example:
Records Selected between 17/05/07 12:00:07 and 10/08/07 12:00:07

BUT what I want is the following:

Records Selected between 17/05/07 and 10/08/07

or even nicer

Records Selected between 17-May-2007 and 10-August-2007

Can this be done in such a control?

Chris
 

Answer:Solved: Access 2003 - Date Format in a Calculated Field

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How do I stop update of date field in Word? I set the date to original date and try to save as PDF but it updates on save.

Answer:can't stop date field in Word from auto update in old docs

What did you do to get the Date, Insert --> Date and Time?Or did you use a DATE FIELD:If you are using: { DATE } Then it will always display TODAY'S date.If you are using: { CREATEDATE } Then it will display the date the document was created or saved using Save As.MIKEhttp://www.skeptic.com/

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I am furious at not knowing why my date/clock in Windows 7 keep changins its appearance. It is as if the files or settings for Windows change mysteriously back and forth and I don't like it one bit.

The issue pertains to this clock/date shown at the bottom right corner on the screen just beside the system tray.

Sometimes it tells me the clock and no date or anything else is shown.
Some hours later it changes mysteriously to show the clock and the date format I once set, so that I get to see the day of the week, the date in numeral and the month in letters, and finally showing the year.

Something appear to be horribly wrong in Windows and I have no hope fixing it.

Only hope here is if this issue is familiar to other people.

Answer:Weird behavior by Windows 7, clock/date field changing

Do these changes happen when you hover your curser over the date? A few screenshots would be helpful!

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Access 2007 Update Query For Updating A Date Field

Hi I have been asked to write a query for an Access 2007 db

I need to update a date field in a table based on another date field in the same table

1st date field is the person's start date (StartDate)
2nd date field is the person's project date (ProjectDate)
Without going into too much detail, the Project Start date always begins on the 1st of the month

If the person's StartDate is between the 1st - 14th the project start date is counted as on the first day of the StartDate month/year

If the person's StartDate is between the 15th - end of month the project start date is counted on the 1st day of the NEXT month

Example:
StartDate = 7/1/2011
ProjectDate = 7/1/2011

StartDate = 7/14/2011
ProjectDate = 7/1/2011

StartDate = 7/15/2011
ProjectDate = 8/1/2011

StartDate = 7/30/2011
ProjectDate = 8/1/2011

I would like to update the ProjectDate in an update query

Any suggestions? Thanks
 

Answer:Access 2007 Update Query For Updating A Date Field

Create a Column heading like this
numdays: format([StartDate], "dd")
or
numdays: datepart("dd", [StartDate])
this will give you the day of the month on it's own
add a second Column
NewProjdate: IIf([numdays]>14,Format([StartDate],"mm")+1 & "/01/" & Format([StartDate],"yyyy"),Format([StartDate],"mm") & "/01/" & Format([StartDate],"yyyy"))

This will give you the date to use in the update query.
 

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I want to add a validation rule to a date/time field in Access 2010. This worked in 2003 and I'd like to know why it won't work now.

The rule is

Is Null Or <= Date()

I have entered this through the expression builder as well as typing it to avoid typos.

The error message is:

Unknown function 'Date' in validation expression or default value on 'Artists.Date edited'.

I am doing this at work: we are running Windows 8, Server 2012, Access 2010 via virtual desktop.

Any help would be gratefully received!

Thank you
Alison
 

Answer:Solved: Access 2010 date field validation problem

Alison, welcome to the Forum.
I think you will find that this is an Access problem of Access 2010.
You may be able to overcome it by using Now() instead of Date().
If not I can provide you with some simple VBA code that will do the same thing that may work.
I have also seen advice to open a new 2010 blank database and import everything in to it to solve this problem.
 

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While searching for some information in some old files, I noticed that every time I open a Word document, using Word 2007, the "date modified" shown in Windows Explorer automatically updates and changes the file properties to reflect the current date and time. I make no changes to the file and at no time am I asked to “Save” the document, which would justify the update of the “Date Modified” field.

This happens in both Vista and XP.

Is there any way I can change this setting? I only want the date modified to change when I actually make a modification to the document.
 

Answer:How to stop updates to Date Modified field in Windows Explorer

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I've searched the forum and can't find the help I need...perhaps I'm not using the right keywords.

Anyway, I want to automatically have a time stamp entered in a field named "CancelDate" if a yes/no field named "Cancel?" is checked. On the form I use an action button for that field.

I'm new with VBA, but after some research I entered this code in the AfterUpdate line in Properties:

Private Sub CancelDate_AfterUpdate()
If Me.txtCancel?.value = 1 Then Me.txtCancelDate = Now()
End If
End Sub

...and it doesn't work. It seems to hang up because of the question mark. I get a Compile Error: Expected:Then or GoTo.

Can anyone help me?
 

Answer:Solved: Access 2007 Record Date When Field Updated

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Hello!
Thanks in Advance for anyone who can shed light on this for me. I have had a few emails recently that have "bounced" back as undeliverable that I didn't write/send. I think I read that this could be a worm/virus that is sending out emails using my email address. I typically do not download attachments, and never download them from an unknown source or without scanning for a virus. All of my software for viruses is up to date.
I am copy/pasting the email below. Can someone let me know if you can tell which virus/worm/whatever I may have and let me know what to do to remove.
Stacey
The original message was received at Mon, 3 May 2004 08:33:11 -0500
from kpt-c-24-158-120-112.chartertn.net [24.158.120.112]

----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors -----
<[email protected]>
(expanded from: <[email protected]>)

----- Transcript of session follows -----
mail.local: unknown name: jdfin
550 <[email protected]>... User unknown

Message/delivery-status

Reporting-MTA: dns; mx1.chartertn.net
Received-From-MTA: DNS; kpt-c-24-158-120-112.chartertn.net
Arrival-Date: Mon, 3 May 2004 08:33:11 -0500

Final-Recipient: RFC822; <[email protected]>
X-Actual-Recipient: RFC822; [email protected]
Action: failed
Status: 5.1.1
Last-Attempt-Date: Mon, 3 May 2004 08:33:11 -0500

Forwarded Message [ Save to my Yahoo! Briefcase | Download File ]
From: [email protected]
To: [email protected]
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Answer:"undeliverable" email that bounced back that I didn't send

Hello Sda, You may well have no problem. Returned mail that you haven't sent is common, just delete. However, if your machine shows any other strange behavior ---post a Hijackthis log and help will be there. I have had this happen before and , my machine is clean. If you have a doubt--machine running slow--or other problems--there are folks here to help.Hope this is of help.
 

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Hi, I was kindly helped my AJ on this site to end up with

=SUMPRODUCT(((A7:A18)>=A6)*((A7:A18)<=B6)*(B7:B18))

for the folowing:
2 colums, 'A' with the year (currently as plain number) 'B' with a simple number. There are roughtly 5/8 entries for each year, from 1989 to 2008. I need to sum 'b' for a range of years, (say 1990 to 1995), I can do it for one year value but not more.

but the further problem I have is:
I have a list of 160 rows with the year being the key data field and selecting various ranges say 1995 to 2006.

I need to capture the data in a way that I need to keep historic info for years gone (2006,2007) but then alter the sheet (remove a row if no longer relevant) for current and future years.

I was thinking of having a final column with a "year removed field" and the main formula above being dependant on that for inclusion, make sense?
Many thanks
 

Answer:Excel 2003 - Selecting data within a date range with a further logic field?

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I would like for my Access 2007 database to automatically record the date/time when the data in a SPECIFIC field is modified (not when any data in the record changes).

Here is a simplified explanation of my scenario. This database keeps track of cases in my office. A data entry form named "Cases" feeds a table named "Cases." The form includes text boxes that correspond to the fields in the table. Three of these are: "Case_Notes," "Case_Status," and "Date_Status_Change."

I would like for the "Date_Status_Change" field to automatically reflect the current date/time whenever the data in the "Case_Status" field changes. I do not want the date/time to change when information in the "Case_Notes" field is modified.

What code would accomplish this?

The following code will enter the date/time for a change anywhere in the record:

Private Sub Form_BeforeUpdate(Cancel As Integer)
Me![Date_Status_Change].Value = Now()
End Sub

But I want to limit it so that it dates changes ONLY in the ?Case_Status? field.
 

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When items are loaned out we want them returned in 30 working days (approximately 6 weeks I'm not going to bother trying to calculate holidays) but to only come back on a week day Monday through Friday.

Field Name ReturnDate_Fld this needs to be calculated as 30 working days from the current date

or should I not worry about the extra effort and use the approximate by adding 42 to the BorrowDate_Fld (plus 42 days = 6 weeks)

Should I worry about this in a form or only set it as field in the report/query?
 

Answer:Solved: Access 2010 Set a date field to today plus 30 working days

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I have a Word 2010 document and I want to have specific text appear if a date is more than 42 days away from today (whatever today happens to be). I've got a three-cell table that looks like:


________________________________________________________

| DATE: | 12/25/13 | { =IF(B1-TODAY()>42,TRUE,FALSE) } |
________________________________________________________



I keep getting a Syntax Error on my field in the 3rd cell. I think the problem is that Word doesn't understand "TODAY()" like Excel does, but I don't know if there is any other way to calculate the days between two dates? My eternal gratitude to anyone who can figure out how to do this properly.

Answer:Date calculation using Word 2010 table/field Syntax Error

You will need to create a spreadsheet then "Link" that spreadsheet containing the calc cells.

Things to Remember When Linking
If you move the linked Excel file, you break the link. To fix this, you need to relink the file.
Double-click on the Excel data in your document to edit it: this opens the linked spreadsheet.
You can also edit the spreadsheet directly: the changes appear in your Word document once you save the Excel spreadsheet.
Regards,
GEWB

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Hello,

I have been struggling with this for a couple of days.

Here's the scenario: I have 2 sets of data, one shows repeat calls for a list of customers, the other shows trouble reports for the same set of customers. I want to count how many times each of these customers called within 30 days of the original trouble report.

I have tried using a nested count Iif expression but I don't have a lot of experience with expressions and apparently am using it incorrectly. What I have tried is something like this:

=Count(IIf([Contact Date/Time],+30,1))

Any suggestions or ideas are welcome at this point. Thank you in advance!

Thanks,

sdl19
 

Answer:Access 2013 - Count only if date falls within 30 days of field from different table

I would create a 'groupby' query using the DateAdd function for criteria. If this is a report you should be able to link this query to the report query by acct number or something.
SQL looks like this example
SELECT Table1.Name2, Count(Table1.ID) AS NameCount
FROM Table1
WHERE (((Table1.Date1)>DateAdd('d',-30,Date())))
GROUP BY Table1.Name2;
 

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Hello,
Firstly, let me apologise, I'm a complete Access noob & am trying to teach myself as I've got no one to help me in person.

Ok,
I'm trying to build a Time Sheet database that should record daily duties via an entry form:
"frm_Work_Hours"

This form updates an underlying table:
"Work_Hours"

The date field of the "Work_Hours" table is:
"Date_Worked"

However, workers get paid fortnightly and all their entitlements, allowances & overtime are calculated on these fortnightly periods. To be more specific, the workers are paid for a certain amount of overtime for each fortnight upfront & when they exceed that, then they are entitled to all excess time back in TIME OFF. So it's pretty important that each day's duties are assigned to the correct fortnight period so that their overtime & so-forth are calculated correctly.

Each fortnightly period is numbered according to year. For example, each year there are 26 fortnightly periods, so as an example today (3rd October 2013) falls in period 2013-19 (23rd September 2013 to 6th October 2013).

I've created a table called:
"tbl_Pay_Period"

Which has the following Fields:
"ID" (Auto-number)
"Period_Start" (date - the first day of each new fortnight period)
"Period_Number" (number - eg: 2013-19)

Back in the "Work_Hours" table, I inserted a new (Number) FIELD called:
"Pay_Period"

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Answer:Solved: MS Access - How to get a field auto-update based on date entered in a form

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we use outlook to view messages in the military. these messages are most likely refrenced by their date time group. in the message ( body of the email ) it will state the DTG.. example DTG: 291323Z Apr 10

i would like to make a field in my view so i can have the messages displaed by DTG. is this possible? if so how?

thanks
 

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Hello friends, I'm on yahoo mail. I am aware that in a recieved mail, only the name(s) that were put in the "TO" field when sending appear and that all those that were put in the "Bcc" field do not appear, right? Now, is it possible that on receipt of an email even what was put in the "TO" field becomes invisible? What configuration would I use to achieve this? Thanks.

Answer:"TO" field in email.

and all the rest to the "Blind Carbon Copies"

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I keep receiving emails addressed to another person from a friend of mine, even though they are not addressed to me. When I looked at the properties of the email, I noticed that the Reply To:, the To: and From: fields are all correct but right down at the end, my email address appears in the Envelope To: field.

Anybody got any idea what causes this or what is this Envelope To: field?. Its got me baffled.
 

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Please consider this scenario and tell me what might have happened. My wife is a late-comer to computing, having only been using email (Outlook Express) for a few months. Yesterday she replied to an email from a friend. The friend alerted my wife to the fact that my wife's email had been copied to another person (a relative who is in my wife's email address book). My wife did not intend to Cc: the third person. No harm in it (message was innocuous chit-chat). But we're trying to figure out how this could have happened.

The only two possibilities I could imagine:

1) My wife somehow accidentally added the second recipient. I can't imagine how this could have occurred. She would have had to accidentally hit the "Cc:" button then accidentally scroll down the address list to the address in question. (The name isn't visible without scrolling.)

2) Some sort of virus that takes a message **that is actively being written** and randomly appends one address from the Address book to the "Cc:" field. I assume there are viruses that could pull a message from the Inbox or Sent directory, then add an address of its choosing (that it either supplies or pulls from the user's Address book), then sends the message. But what are the chances this could occur to a message that is being actively written? Ever heard of such? And what would be the motive/benefit to the virus-writer?

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Answer:Address added to email Cc: field

1) seems the more probable cause; it is often easy to add a CC address from the address list (for example) if you are not attending to what you are doing.
2. I don't see why a virus would WANT to do something like that; as you wrote, the motive for doing so seems unclear. If this has happened only once, and not on a regular and consistent basis,it would not be a virus. Just for ease of mind, though, you might want to test this by having her send several messages to your E-mail address to see if there is a unwanted CC and watch what she does when composing the test messages.
Cheers,
John

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I use a perl script (form-mail) for an email form on a website. I've noticed that when the mail arrives it is addressed as "from:" the server at demon but the "to:" box is empty. The script contains the address to send the mail to, and it does arrive, but when it arrives it is not addressed to anyone so the server has problems sorting it into relevant mail boxes.Because of the way the mail system is set up I need to have an address in the "to:" field.Anybody know how I can achieve this?

Answer:cgi email form "to:" field is empty

just refreshing the post.Any ideas anyone?

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Hi Guys,
I am trying to create a macro that sends an email when a specific cell equals Yes,
please see below,
Cheers

Private Sub Worksheet_Calculate()
Dim FormulaRange As Range
Dim NotSentMsg As String
Dim MyMsg As String
Dim SentMsg As String
Dim MyLimit As Double

NotSentMsg = "Not Sent"
SentMsg = "Sent"

'Equal the MyLimit value it will run the macro
MyLimit = Y

'Set the range with Formulas that you want to check
Set FormulaRange = Me.Range("B3:B7")

On Error GoTo EndMacro:
For Each FormulaCell In FormulaRange.Cells
With FormulaCell
If IsNumeric(.Value) = False Then
MyMsg = "Not numeric"
Else
If .Value = MyLimit Then
MyMsg = SentMsg
If .Offset(0, 1).Value = NotSentMsg Then
Call Mail_with_outlook2
End If
Else
MyMsg = NotSentMsg
End If
End If
Application.EnableEvents = False
.Offset(0, 1).Value = MyMsg
Application.EnableEvents = True
End With
Next FormulaCell

ExitMacro:
Exit Sub

EndMacro:
Application.EnableEvents = True

MsgBox "Some Error occurred." _
& vbLf & Err.Number _
& vbLf & Err.Description

End Sub
 

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when i email someone at 6pm central it shows on the email that was sent 6 hours or more difference than computer time clock

Answer:email time and date are wrong when sending out email

And the email client you're using is.....?

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How can you make the from field appear when you compose a new message in office xp? I cant find it under view, or customise?

help!

cheers, dan
 

Answer:How to make from field appear when composing an email in Offie XP

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The emails I receive in OE6 show only the Sender's name in the FROM field. The Sender's email address is not shown anywhere. I don't have many Contacts (like 3 or 4) and so I thought OE6 was using the nicknames I'd given them in my Address Book, because they are my Contacts. But I've received mail from various people not on my Contacts list, and the FROM field just says their User name for their email account.

If "[email protected]" sent me an email, I would see:

FROM Joe
The email address is not displayed anywhere.

It's funny, because my own email address shows up completely in the TO field.

What do I have to do to view the Sender's address? Right now the only way I can email people is to Reply to an email they've sent, even if it's a completely different topic and it's three months later!
(And only their User name is in the TO field, so I don't know where I'm replying to.)
 

Answer:OE6 does not show Sender's email address in FROM field

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Hi.

Happy New Year everyone!

On New Years Eve, I sent many emails but put them in the To field separated by a comma (like in the attached image). I meant to put them all in the Bcc section but forgot.

Is there a way to make Mozilla Thunderbird flag if you have more than one email in the To field? Just like it flags you when you omit to put something in the Subject field or fail to add an attachment after you mention the word 'attachment' in the body text?

Thanks.
 

Answer:Way to make Thunderbird flag if you have more than one email in the To field?

Hi Ray

Give this add-on for TBird a go HERE
 

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In Outlook Express when more than 1 account is added it allows you to choose what address to send email from. I have a lot of email addresses added in Outlook 2002 but I am unable to find out how to do this. If anyone knows please let me know, that would be great.
 

Answer:How to get a from field in Outlook 2002 when sending email?

going from memory, (laptop's turned off), look for an "accounts" button or something like that.
 

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If I am in the wrong forum, please let me know.

About a month after I started using it, the Say the Time clock program I bought stopped launching the management menu when I right click the date/time field in the task tray (notification area).

Therefore, I can't use or edit the program.

Neither the touchpad nor the cordless mouse works.

Other than this problem, my computer works great. Every single item that's meant to be right clicked works for me.

Is there a way I can generate a log to show the software manufacturer (Provenio) that it's their problem and not mine?

I am a novice user but I can follow instructions.

However, I don't want to put my computer at risk if I make an entry error.

Or is it obvious that it's a software problem?

I've been using computers for 18 years and I've never had this problem until I bought this software and used it for about a month.

I just wanted a conclusive way of putting the ball back in the manufacturer's court.

Thanks for any suggestions.

Regards.

Answer:Say the Time Date/Time Field in Task Tray Doesn't Launch Menu

You can use VEW by Vino Rosso http://images.malwareremoval.com/vino/VEW.exe
and save it to your desktop

Double click it to start it Note: If running Windows Vista or Windows 7 you will need to right click the file and select Run as administrator and click Continue or Allow at the User Account Control Prompt.

Click the check boxes next to Application and System located under Select log to query on the upper left

Under Select type to list on the right click the boxes next to Error and Warning Note: If running Windows Vista or Windows 7 also click the box next to Critical (not XP).

Under Number or date of events select Number of events and type 20 in the box next to 1 to 20 and click Run
Once it finishes it will display a log file in notepad

Please copy and paste its entire contents into your next reply

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Looking at the Last Modified Date in Windows File Explorer, the Year field shows the year 2036 on some files but not all. The Creation Date matches the Last Modified Date. This happens to folders and individual files.

I first noticed this when I did a fresh install of Windows 10 Anniversary Update. Does anybody have an idea what is causing this. Any help would be appreciated.

Attached: a snipped image of Windows File Explorer showing the problem

Answer:Date Last Modified year field is set to the year 2036 on some files

Hello wguimb,

Looks like you're from the future. LOL

Double check to see if your system date may be set incorrectly somehow.

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/6...dows-10-a.html

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I have a folder, that within that folder, items are listed by date modified. Great, that's exactly what I want. But, I have one folder within that folder that I'd like to always be at the TOP of the view. The folders go back to 2013. Is there a way to manually change that one specific folder's modify date to xx-xx-2012 so it will always remain at the top?

I've already run the reg fix to turn off auto-arrange, so, I can manually drag it to the top of the folder, but, randomly every once in a while, it returns to it's "proper" place by date.

Thanks all!

R

Answer:manually manipulate "date modified" field?

This tool...
Home | Attribute Changer
...should do what you want.

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I've seen this a few places on the web but have fond no answer.


XP, MS Outlook and Word 2003

Dell Laptop Inspiron ET505


I list a name and address n the TO field, ie, john doe <[email protected]>

I copy the whole john doe <[email protected]>

I paste it into the text box or a word doc and get only "john doe"


I've been told that if I make my Outlook display name = john doe <[email protected]> it would then copy the whole thing (including email address). It doesn't.



I once read that Outlook doesn't recognize < >. I use Yahoo for personal mail and I often need to transfer there, so prefer to keep my emails in this format.



I know you can go to "properties" and gather the email address (all the posts say this), but if I click on the name in the To field, the "Email Properties" gives me a display name that does NOT include the email address--though the display name in the address book does. I like to copy both the name and the address at once and this takes two steps. If I go to the address book, hit Properties, then, yes, I can get the full john doe <[email protected]>. That is obviously cumbersome for multiple names and I find this an unacceptable solution.


Surely some computer whiz has bypassed this asinine malfunction and created a program that allows you to copy an email address in a mail program!! To say it's like creating a car w/o a starter motor ... Read more

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Hi all,

I need to copy outlook email addresses from sent emails to an EXCEL file. When I try copy paste it copies only the name and not also the email address.
how shall I do it to have the email address too? thanks for your help!
 

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In Outlook, when you type someones name into the 'To' box, Outlook will suggest the name (if you have emailed this address before, or they are in your address book). However, if you remove the person from your address book, it still suggests their name (and Outlook knows this, because it says that the name or distribution group is no longer in the address book). The problem is, that when you CHANGE someones email address in your address book, then send a new email, and Outlook suggests the name, it suggests the old email address, and not the new one. Is there anyway to clear the cache of rememberd addresses? I have tried disabling and renabling the auto suggestion, but it's still doing it. I don't really want to remove and readd the Exchange settings as it will probably lose all the personalised settings.

Does anyone have any ideas?

Thanks a lot,
Daniel Murfitt
ARC
 

Answer:Outlook 'suggesting' the wrong email addresses in the 'To' field...

This is because it is being stored in the nickname list.

You can either press the delete key to delete that single entry or delete the nickname list file completely.

Not sure which version of Outlook you have. The Nickname Cache is used by Outlook for automatic name checking and the automatic completion.
I you want to clear the cache with the list of names that Outlook shows when sending an e-mail

Close Outlook
Start the Windows Explorer
With the focus on the root of the C: drive, search for *.nick (Outlook2000) or *.NK2 (Outlook2002 or newer)
You will find a file that starts with your profile name
Rename this file
Restart Outlook
Outlook will start rebuilding the file over again.
 

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Although decently experience with excel, I am quite new with VBA and I cannot "record" this macro, so any help writing this in VBA is much appreciated.

1) I need to create a macro that will take a number that is entered into a cell, and upon hitting a button in the excel sheet create an email where the subject line is the number that was in that original cell.

1b)I would like to do this without changing the name of the excel file though, or at least have another macro that resets the file to its original name.

2) Also, if possible, the same macro/vba as above, only with two cells, a number in one and a name in the other, which then shows up as "Number-Name" as the subject line in the email.

Thanks to anyone that can help - Mike
 

Answer:Excel Macro -> email created with field data as subject line

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I have a table titled time_slips used to track the amount of time an attorney spends with a member. In the time_slips table there is a field titled reference_id which is a combo box pulling it's displayed information from another table titled references. Also in the time_slips table is a field named details which is native to this table.

My question is, can I have the details field auto-populate "no charge" when a certain reference id is selected (i.e. 300)?

Thanks for any help you can provide.
 

Answer:Solved: Access Auto-Populate a Field using a field from another table

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I support a software program that has a proprietary menu item when you right-click a calculated field. It has been this way for 10-15years and has worked in WinXP through Win10 with never an issue. This past week I had 3 different customers tell me that when they right-click one of these fields to access what is normally the Cut/Copy/Paste/ menu that also includes our menu item, they are now getting the Windows default cut/copy/paste/Right to Left Reading order/Show Unicode control characters/ etc menu. The only thing I can think of that they all have in common besides these are all Window 10 64bit pc's, is that they all have one update to Adobe Acrobat (17.012.20098).
I was able to resolve for a moment on two of these workstations by having the user go into Language/Advanced settings and actually selected "English (Unites States) from the "Override for Windows display language" even though that settings is implied by the "recommended". But after the pc was turned off over night and back to it the next day, the problem is back and that setting is still selected. All language and regional settings on all the pc's are defaulted to English/Unites States. I do not know what other avenue to go in. Could something hae been switched on or off in Windows (by this Adobe update perhaps?) that would make the context text menu switch to Windows text default right-click menu?

Any help is appreciated!
 

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I attached my database what i would like to do is create a form when an end user will enter a corresponding user ID from that I wish to populate textbox fields with Agent Name, Supervisor, Location, Dept *all seperate text boxes of course* I have attached the database if someone could help me do this it would be great. Let me know if you need any further details to help get me through this.
 

Answer:update field A in form based on entry in field b

Welcome to the forum, before answering you question can I suggest some improvements to your database.
Currently you do not have any "Key", "Indexed" fields in your tables and there are no relationships set up between the tables.
Also do you really need the Archive Table?
The data looks like it has been exported in from a spreadsheet, relational databases work quite differently to spreadsheets, so to make the most of their advantages you need to correctly relate your Tables.
Your UserID Roster also has some disconnect between the Field Names and the actual data in them, particularly the Name and Type feilds.
In the Supervisor Table the Birthdate does not seem to have Translated correctly.
 

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I'm doing a quick-and-(very)dirty design as a proof of concept. During this process I fat-fingered the word Description, as Ddescription. No problem, I know what it means, right. But it annoyed me, so I changed the underlying table (where the error occurred), deleted the control from the form, and added the (now correctly spelled) control.

However, every time I try and ruin the form it wants a value for the now non-existent field Ddescription. I simpy click-through, and the form runs fine. When I look at the available fields in the form's View query's Field List, it still shows Ddescription, and i seems to think it's coming from the underlying table.

Any ideas on how I can remove this phantom field? I can't find anything called "The_View_for_form_FooBar" anywhere, but I know it must exist somewhere...

Tony
 

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I am setting up kiosks that once in the field will be locked down and not accessible to anyone in the field nor do we want anyone else accessing them. However, I need the ability to remote into the system if there is an issue.

Is there anyway to set up the machine so that I can do this without someone being in the field at the machine?

Brett.

Answer:Remote connect to a system in the field w/o user in field

Teamviewer.

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