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*Martin, Lester
Message 1 of 8 (91 Views)

Can you embed excel after linked

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11-12-2002 10:14 PM
I have a part which is linked to an excel spread sheet. Now I would like
that spread sheet embedded. Is that possible?

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Lester Martin
*Maas, Karl
Message 2 of 8 (91 Views)

Re: Can you embed excel after linked

11-12-2002 10:26 PM in reply to: *Martin, Lester
Embedded in the IDW or the IPT parameter list?

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K


"Lester Martin" wrote in message
news:02FC90FC9C0B200616F8ABE85D62F93D@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> I have a part which is linked to an excel spread sheet. Now I would like
> that spread sheet embedded. Is that possible?
>
> --
>
> Lester Martin
>
>
*Martin, Lester
Message 3 of 8 (91 Views)

Re:

11-12-2002 10:46 PM in reply to: *Martin, Lester
IPT parameter list

"Karl Maas" wrote in message
news:F44E8F1F699A6286E72CAA565992263D@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> Embedded in the IDW or the IPT parameter list?
>
> --
> K
>
>
> "Lester Martin" wrote in message
> news:02FC90FC9C0B200616F8ABE85D62F93D@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > I have a part which is linked to an excel spread sheet. Now I would like
> > that spread sheet embedded. Is that possible?
> >
> > --
> >
> > Lester Martin
> >
> >
>
>
*Dotson, Sean
Message 4 of 8 (91 Views)

Re: Can you embed excel after linked

11-12-2002 11:10 PM in reply to: *Martin, Lester
The only way I know to do this is long and nasty:

1. RMB on each param in the params menu and choose Add to user params.
They will be moved to user params
2. After each one has been added then RMB on the excel sheet in the browser
and delete
3. Change each of the user param names to something else (e.g. length to
length2)
4. Reinsert the Excel sheet and embed
5. In the params menu make the value of the user params length2 for example
= to the name of the embedded param (e.g. length2=length)

I told you it was nasty. If anyone has a better suggestion I'm all ears...

--
Sean Dotson, PE
http://www.sdotson.com
...sleep is for the weak..
-----------------------------------------
"Lester Martin" wrote in message
news:02FC90FC9C0B200616F8ABE85D62F93D@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> I have a part which is linked to an excel spread sheet. Now I would like
> that spread sheet embedded. Is that possible?
>
> --
>
> Lester Martin
>
>
*Martin, Lester
Message 5 of 8 (91 Views)

Re:

11-12-2002 11:46 PM in reply to: *Martin, Lester
Boy when you say long and nasty you mean long and nasty.
I don't want to do this too often.

Thanks anyway.


"Sean Dotson" wrote in message
news:15D54F6216F6FB8E352D100FE8FBD4FF@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> The only way I know to do this is long and nasty:
>
> 1. RMB on each param in the params menu and choose Add to user params.
> They will be moved to user params
> 2. After each one has been added then RMB on the excel sheet in the
browser
> and delete
> 3. Change each of the user param names to something else (e.g. length to
> length2)
> 4. Reinsert the Excel sheet and embed
> 5. In the params menu make the value of the user params length2 for
example
> = to the name of the embedded param (e.g. length2=length)
>
> I told you it was nasty. If anyone has a better suggestion I'm all
ears...
>
> --
> Sean Dotson, PE
> http://www.sdotson.com
> ...sleep is for the weak..
> -----------------------------------------
> "Lester Martin" wrote in message
> news:02FC90FC9C0B200616F8ABE85D62F93D@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > I have a part which is linked to an excel spread sheet. Now I would like
> > that spread sheet embedded. Is that possible?
> >
> > --
> >
> > Lester Martin
> >
> >
>
>
*Maas, Karl
Message 6 of 8 (91 Views)

Re:

11-13-2002 10:43 PM in reply to: *Martin, Lester
for starters, instead of your step #1 you can RMB on the folder heading and
select delete folder which will take all the params and make them User
params in one shot.

Secondly, I managed to accomplish what we're after, but alas, I can't
reproduce it. It had something to do with using the inserting an object from
the Insert pulldown before removing the link to the spreadsheet. The params
somehow magically jumped from the referencing the link to referencing the
embed. I'll see if I can figure it out.

--
K


"Sean Dotson" wrote in message
news:15D54F6216F6FB8E352D100FE8FBD4FF@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> The only way I know to do this is long and nasty:
>
> 1. RMB on each param in the params menu and choose Add to user params.
> They will be moved to user params
> 2. After each one has been added then RMB on the excel sheet in the
browser
> and delete
> 3. Change each of the user param names to something else (e.g. length to
> length2)
> 4. Reinsert the Excel sheet and embed
> 5. In the params menu make the value of the user params length2 for
example
> = to the name of the embedded param (e.g. length2=length)
>
> I told you it was nasty. If anyone has a better suggestion I'm all
ears...
>
> --
> Sean Dotson, PE
> http://www.sdotson.com
> ...sleep is for the weak..
> -----------------------------------------
> "Lester Martin" wrote in message
> news:02FC90FC9C0B200616F8ABE85D62F93D@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > I have a part which is linked to an excel spread sheet. Now I would like
> > that spread sheet embedded. Is that possible?
> >
> > --
> >
> > Lester Martin
> >
> >
>
>
*Dotson, Sean
Message 7 of 8 (91 Views)

Re:

11-13-2002 10:57 PM in reply to: *Martin, Lester
Thanks for the tip on #1. I'll file that one away.

If you figure out how to get the second part to work be sure to let me know.
I've tried many ways before but could never get it to work...

--
Sean Dotson, PE
http://www.sdotson.com
...sleep is for the weak..
-----------------------------------------
"Karl Maas" wrote in message
news:09212D3FC152B4571B48E12D3973C5CD@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> for starters, instead of your step #1 you can RMB on the folder heading
and
> select delete folder which will take all the params and make them User
> params in one shot.
>
> Secondly, I managed to accomplish what we're after, but alas, I can't
> reproduce it. It had something to do with using the inserting an object
from
> the Insert pulldown before removing the link to the spreadsheet. The
params
> somehow magically jumped from the referencing the link to referencing the
> embed. I'll see if I can figure it out.
>
> --
> K
>
>
> "Sean Dotson" wrote in message
> news:15D54F6216F6FB8E352D100FE8FBD4FF@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > The only way I know to do this is long and nasty:
> >
> > 1. RMB on each param in the params menu and choose Add to user params.
> > They will be moved to user params
> > 2. After each one has been added then RMB on the excel sheet in the
> browser
> > and delete
> > 3. Change each of the user param names to something else (e.g. length
to
> > length2)
> > 4. Reinsert the Excel sheet and embed
> > 5. In the params menu make the value of the user params length2 for
> example
> > = to the name of the embedded param (e.g. length2=length)
> >
> > I told you it was nasty. If anyone has a better suggestion I'm all
> ears...
> >
> > --
> > Sean Dotson, PE
> > http://www.sdotson.com
> > ...sleep is for the weak..
> > -----------------------------------------
> > "Lester Martin" wrote in message
> > news:02FC90FC9C0B200616F8ABE85D62F93D@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > > I have a part which is linked to an excel spread sheet. Now I would
like
> > > that spread sheet embedded. Is that possible?
> > >
> > > --
> > >
> > > Lester Martin
> > >
> > >
> >
> >
>
>
*Maas, Karl
Message 8 of 8 (91 Views)

Re:

11-14-2002 12:31 AM in reply to: *Martin, Lester
I tried and tried then went back to the example that worked and realized
that it hadn't worked, sorry for the false hopes. I'll go clean the egg off
my face now.

--
K


"Sean Dotson" wrote in message
news:1D9C376ED408215F8534742E437084DC@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> Thanks for the tip on #1. I'll file that one away.
>
> If you figure out how to get the second part to work be sure to let me
know.
> I've tried many ways before but could never get it to work...
>
> --
> Sean Dotson, PE
> http://www.sdotson.com
> ...sleep is for the weak..
> -----------------------------------------
> "Karl Maas" wrote in message
> news:09212D3FC152B4571B48E12D3973C5CD@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > for starters, instead of your step #1 you can RMB on the folder heading
> and
> > select delete folder which will take all the params and make them User
> > params in one shot.
> >
> > Secondly, I managed to accomplish what we're after, but alas, I can't
> > reproduce it. It had something to do with using the inserting an object
> from
> > the Insert pulldown before removing the link to the spreadsheet. The
> params
> > somehow magically jumped from the referencing the link to referencing
the
> > embed. I'll see if I can figure it out.
> >
> > --
> > K
> >
> >
> > "Sean Dotson" wrote in message
> > news:15D54F6216F6FB8E352D100FE8FBD4FF@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > > The only way I know to do this is long and nasty:
> > >
> > > 1. RMB on each param in the params menu and choose Add to user
params.
> > > They will be moved to user params
> > > 2. After each one has been added then RMB on the excel sheet in the
> > browser
> > > and delete
> > > 3. Change each of the user param names to something else (e.g. length
> to
> > > length2)
> > > 4. Reinsert the Excel sheet and embed
> > > 5. In the params menu make the value of the user params length2 for
> > example
> > > = to the name of the embedded param (e.g. length2=length)
> > >
> > > I told you it was nasty. If anyone has a better suggestion I'm all
> > ears...
> > >
> > > --
> > > Sean Dotson, PE
> > > http://www.sdotson.com
> > > ...sleep is for the weak..
> > > -----------------------------------------
> > > "Lester Martin" wrote in message
> > > news:02FC90FC9C0B200616F8ABE85D62F93D@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > > > I have a part which is linked to an excel spread sheet. Now I would
> like
> > > > that spread sheet embedded. Is that possible?
> > > >
> > > > --
> > > >
> > > > Lester Martin
> > > >
> > > >
> > >
> > >
> >
> >
>
>
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