|Subject:||RE: XLS comparison|
|Date:||Fri, 26 May 2006|
If detailed comparison between worksheets is something you have to do
regularly, then you may be interested in Jim Cone's fine commercial Add-in.
It really gives you all the details. It's called XL Companion, and is
Vaya con Dios,
> The compare Side by Side feature in Excel 2003 is misleading. I'm attempting
> to compare 2 XLS workbooks using the compare Side by Side but it does not
> highlight the diffs.
> Unless I'm overlooking an enable step, this is misleading to end users and
> shouldn't even be labled Compare Side by Side, but more like "Open docs Side
> by Side", sicne the end user has to visually determine the diffs themselves
> without assistance from Excel.
> 3rd party apps also display diffs in binary, so not very useful.
XLS comparison posted by Pick on Fri, 26 May 2006