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Old 09-03-2008, 09:58 PM   #1
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openoffice.org calc find replace retain relativity


if i have thousands of formulas like this

in cell A3
=$A$2+$B3;
in cell A5
=$A$2+$B5

i want to replace them all like this:

in cell A3
=$A$2+$B4;
in cell A5
=$A$2+$B6

is there a way to do that like find-replace?

the problem i am facing right now is that find-replace does not keep the relativity of each cell. i.e. it changes $B? to $B4 in every cell, instead of $B3 to $B4, $B4 to $B5, etc.


the above is just an illustration; the actual formula i'm trying to change is this:

find:
+$F$348;"other"
replace:
+$F$348;IF($C7="TG";$USD.F9+$E$349+$F$349;"other"

the problem is that F9 there.
 
Old 09-05-2008, 12:53 AM   #2
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Can't you do it with a macro?
 
  


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