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AleisterCrowley replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 10:35

Re: Excel unprintable chars, make visible??

Just tried that - works well, a good diagnostic tool! Thanks

Thu Sep 25

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 16:11

Re: DLT verdict

Hmmmmm
Compare the attitude of the police in this case (massive effort to secure conviction at any cost) to their attitude when dealing with the 'industrialised ' trafficking, torture, rape and assault of hundreds of young girls in Rotherham - [more]

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 15:52

Re: Excel unprintable chars, make visible??

oooh I'll give that a go when I get a mo - thanks for that. Ive had some success with SUBSTITUTE() but you need to know what the 'hidden' symbols are

Wed Sep 24

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 16:21

Re: DLT verdict

Hmmm, would you want him to put his hand down your daughter's knickers?

He wasn't found guilty of that, IIRC.

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 14:00

Re: Excel unprintable chars, make visible??

Thanks - pretty clear thee isn't a simple way to do this!
I'll have a play...

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 12:33

Re: Excel unprintable chars, make visible??

The carriage returns act as a carriage return, but some entries show in quotes and some don't
(I'm cursing the person who decided to use email addresses as a unique identifier...)

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 09:47

Re: Excel unprintable chars, make visible??

Excel blocked the file for security reasons (no idea why)

Looks like there isn't a simple 'show contents' button based on responses so far and a trawl of the web

Tue Sep 23

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 21:30

Re: Excel unprintable chars, make visible??

No , just get the same contents.
I can tell there's stuff there by using =IF(CLEAN(E4)=E4,"OK","BAD")

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AleisterCrowley posted to the Does Anybody Know? board. 19:23

Excel unprintable chars, make visible??

Is there any way to make unprintable/'invisble' characters visible in an Excel cell?
I know most can be removed using CLEAN() and/or TRIM() but I want to see what's going on !!
It's easy in Word...

Sun Sep 21

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 21:25

Re: Welsh

Bruce Chatwin's "In Patagonia" is a good read, and mention the Welsh community out there IIRC
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/In_Patagonia
Although it's a travel book it's [more]

Fri Sep 19

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 18:38

Re: Whisky

Highland Park
-the only one available at Hotel Simsqu
http://boards.fool.co.uk/dear-snorvey-highland-park-eh-simsq...

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 18:07

Re: Whisky

Or the Glen Matlock, a punky number with strong bass notes

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 17:35

Re: Whisky

though he did admit that he found the Laphroig challenging.

Ah, good old 'leapfrog' -It's OK if you like gargling with TCP....

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 17:32

Re: He's gone !

I don't think he's a totally BAD person (as politicians go) but there was something of the 'vanity project' about the whole independence thing. More AS wanting to make his mark, rather than a sober and sensible plan to secure the future of [more]

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Help with this Blasted Computer! board. 17:23

Re: Can a smartphone zap a bank card?

<pedant>

"Mobile phone frequencies:- ranging from 0.5 to 2.1 Ghz"

Actually (in the UK) 0.8 to 2.6GHz

</pedant>

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 17:09

Re: He's gone !

He certainly deserves something
Possibly not an honour though.
(And the eligible population was 4.2m so 400k is a sizeable chunk.)

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Pedants' Corner board. 16:07

Re: Why Should I Apologise?

Any proper engineer actually, as they always use 'j'

'i' is (instantaneous) current in Engineerland :-)

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 15:48

Re: Whisky

^^^^ what he said.

It is a very personal thing , but its probably fair to say that (most of)the Islay ones* are more 'challenging', and more likely to divide opinion, as they are strongly medicinal/peaty/phenolic whatever

My mum [more]

Thu Sep 18

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Pedants' Corner board. 22:38

Re: Why Should I Apologise?

a+jb would have done ... You ...programmer

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