Excel Search Question

wesleythomas

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Sorry to bother you all with what I'm sure is a basic question...

The same massive sheet I asked about last week has been split in to catagories now and it has inspired another question. Is there possibly a way to run something similar to a database query and have certain info displayed. for instance, since i'm working with jewlery.. if i wanted every entry that had Sapphire in its body to show but nothing else.

thanks
 

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Joe Was

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Feb 19, 2002
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Use the AutoFilter utility!

Select the Table labels.
Excel Toolbar: Data - Filter - AutoFilter


Just click each labels dropdown and select the group you want to see. To return the view to normal select "All."
 

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