Now available: ASAP Utilities 4.2.8

Delete all objects in selected worksheets

Yesterday the new version of ASAP Utilities was officially released. You can read the details in the newsletter or you can immediately proceed to the download page. Besides several bugfixes, these are two new things: Objects & Comments » Delete all objects on current worksheetThis utility can now be used on multiple worksheets and has been renamed ...

Keep leading and remove only the trailing spaces

Jeff recently asked: I really like your product but just came upon a capability it is missing: Delete trailing spaces (but keep all other spaces). I expect it would be simple enough to add; would you? I never expected anyone to need a tool to only remove the trailing spaces but he needs it on imported ...

Add trailing zeros

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Max asked the following: Can the "Fill > fill up with leading zero's" option under be made to work on leading or trailing zeros? For instance, if I have three numbers: 1 12 123 I would run the option to fill them with trailing zeros so they would look like: 1000 1200 1230 We want to normalize the numbers so they would all be ...

Soon to be released: version 4.2.8

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While I'm working on the next big updated version (4.3), a few people have found some bugs in version 4.2.6 and 4.2.7 that I've now fixed in version 4.2.8. More information and download of the pre-release: //www.asap-utilities.com/faq-questions-answers-detail.php?m=193 Version 4.2.7 was released on September 3rd. However a newsletter hasn't been sent out yet. I plan on doing this this ...

Replace formulas with their calculated results in multiple sheets

It's time to update this blog more often. I will do this by writing about questions I answered by email and that might be interesting for others too. Tom asked: Formula » Convert formulas to their values: I was hoping you could tell me if there is there a way to do this for all the ...

Almost finished: ASAP Utilities version 4.2.6

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I'm almost finished with the updated version of ASAP Utilities: 4.2.6 Most changes in this version are corrections and bug fixes. More information and download: //www.asap-utilities.com/faq-questions-answers-detail.php?m=185 We're also working on version 4.3 which will contain several improvements and a very big step forward (that I can' t reveal yet). This is consuming a great portion of our time, but ...

Count the occurrences of a character in a cell

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Just got a question that I found interesting to mention here: I am looking for following feature in ASAP Utilities: Count number of user specified characters in a cell. e.g. I have a cell that has values "a,b,c,d,e". I would like to have a utility that tells me either a. there are 4 "," characters b. simply tell me ...

Excel 2007 sheet copy: Application-defined or object-defined error

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When you use the code sheet.copy normally a new workbook is created with a copy of that particular sheet. However in Excel 2007 (SP1) if the original workbook contains a macro when you run the code the first time you (might) get the following error: I could only reproduce this error when the original workbook where ...

New ASAP Utilities version 4.2.5 released!

The new version of ASAP Utilities for Excel has just been released! This new version 4.2.5, May 29, 2008 is improved in a several ways. Read the full newsletter: //www.asap-utilities.com/asap-utilities-newsletter-2008-03.php

Pre-release ASAP Utilities version 4.2.5 RC3

Updated: Export » Export worksheets as separate files...

I have just put a pre-release of the new version of ASAP Utilities online. This new version contains a few improved utilities and a few bug fixes.