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Default how can i change the order(ascending, descending) in a column?

Hi im fairly new to excel and need help in sorting a particular column
according to asecending or descending order in a worksheet. Any help would me
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When you sort (DataSort), each key will have an Ascending or Descending option.
Simply check the appropriate button.

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Not really that simple. Excel sorting requires care, or it can ruin the list. Read
"Sorting in Excel" at http://www.smokeylake.com/excel/excel_truths.htm.
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When you sort (DataSort), each key will have an Ascending or Descending option. Simply
check the appropriate button.

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Regards,
Fred


"Danny" wrote in message
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Hi im fairly new to excel and need help in sorting a particular column
according to asecending or descending order in a worksheet. Any help would me
much appreciated!





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Default how can i change the order(ascending, descending) in a column?

Thanks alot Fred. It worked!!!!

"Fred Smith" wrote:

When you sort (DataSort), each key will have an Ascending or Descending option.
Simply check the appropriate button.

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Regards,
Fred


"Danny" wrote in message
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Hi im fairly new to excel and need help in sorting a particular column
according to asecending or descending order in a worksheet. Any help would me
much appreciated!




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Default how can i change the order(ascending, descending) in a column?

Thanks Earl, Fred's suggetsion worked forme!!

"Earl Kiosterud" wrote:

Not really that simple. Excel sorting requires care, or it can ruin the list. Read
"Sorting in Excel" at http://www.smokeylake.com/excel/excel_truths.htm.
--
Earl Kiosterud
www.smokeylake.com

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top-posted, the thread gets messy. When in Rome.

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"Fred Smith" wrote in message
...
When you sort (DataSort), each key will have an Ascending or Descending option. Simply
check the appropriate button.

--
Regards,
Fred


"Danny" wrote in message
...
Hi im fairly new to excel and need help in sorting a particular column
according to asecending or descending order in a worksheet. Any help would me
much appreciated!








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