Combine information from several files

fataemorganae

New Member
Joined
Dec 30, 2015
Messages
18
Hi guys,
Have a file that is shared (lucky me... not) but always having troubles cause people at this company are a bit dummy when it comes to use excel books...

I was thinking of having a copy for each user that everytime they make changes, it will show at the Main File.

Any simple way of doing it?

A few years back i've done in in Acess... All micro files pointed to the Master, but the changes were seen in all of them...

Is it possible in excel? How?

All computers are with Office 2016Pro and Win10
 

Excel Facts

How to calculate loan payments in Excel?
Use the PMT function: =PMT(5%/12,60,-25000) is for a $25,000 loan, 5% annual interest, 60 month loan.

oldbrewer

Well-known Member
Joined
Apr 11, 2010
Messages
11,004
maybe let each user have a sheet in your master file, password protected so that only they can make changes to any cells. You can pull info from those sheets into your master sheet.
 

Watch MrExcel Video

Forum statistics

Threads
1,130,112
Messages
5,640,174
Members
417,130
Latest member
Darion2021

We've detected that you are using an adblocker.

We have a great community of people providing Excel help here, but the hosting costs are enormous. You can help keep this site running by allowing ads on MrExcel.com.
Allow Ads at MrExcel

Which adblocker are you using?

Disable AdBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Pause on this site" option.
Go back

Disable AdBlock Plus

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock Plus

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the toggle to disable it for "mrexcel.com".
Go back

Disable uBlock Origin

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock Origin

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back

Disable uBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back
Top