Importing Month and Day Slogans from an Excel File

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Importing Month and Day Slogans from an Excel File

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To import Month and Day Slogans from an Excel file, make sure your Excel file contains the information Q++ expects in the columns where it expects to find it :

 

Column A : Month (a number from 1-12).

 

Column B : Day (a number from 1-31).

 

Column C : The fully-qualified path to the graphics file (if any).

 

Column D,E,F,... : Slogan Text (see the import dialog for more info).

 

To be sure of using the proper format, make a copy of the Excel template file

 

 import_Slogans_MonthDay.xls

 

located in your c:\qpp\Import\ folder, and use that copy to enter data (or do a cut/paste from another Excel file into that one.

 

Then use the Import button of the Slogans Manager. The Data Import From Excel dialog then appears :

 

1.Select an Excel file (the dialog accepts both the XLSX file extension as well as the traditional XLS file extension).

 

2.Use the preview to tell Q++ at which line to start the import (make sure you do not include title headers in the rows selected for import).

 

3.Click on the IMPORT button.

 

Once importation is complete, a dialog will come up informing you of the number of Slogans successfully imported.


Topic 171610 updated on 24-Apr-2016.
Topic URL: http://www.qppstudio.net/webhelp/index.html?monthandday.htm