Re: Advanced Filter problem

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Subject: Re: Advanced Filter problem
Posted by:  Ardus Petus (…
Date: Sun, 28 May 2006

Say your dates are in column A, and your control date is in D1

Criterion header: empty

NB: The formatting of your cells has no incidence on the operation of
advanced filter


"R. Choate" <rchoatec…> a écrit dans le message de news:
> This seems simple but I guess I'm more simple than the problem today. I
> have a basic list with a column of dates. The dates are the
> results of formulas and are formatted as yyyymm. Some of the formulas
> don't yield a date and so those cells display nothing. The
> dates that are displayed might actually be any date within a month, just
> formatted as described. So far so good. However, I need my
> advanced filter to only show the rows which contain a date that is in the
> same month as a cell that is not in the table. That cell
> is formatted like the ones in the table and also may be any day of any
> month. I was able to tinker with the criteria enough to get
> it to show only rows in April 06 when my control cell has an April 06
> date, but if I changed the control date to a different day in
> a different month it wouldn't show any rows at all. Then if I changed it
> back to the original control date in April 06 it still
> wouldn't show any rows. This is messed up. Plz help.
> Richard
> --


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Advanced Filter problem posted by R. Choate on Sun, 28 May 2006