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# Tag Archives: Unit conversion

## Extracting text from an Internet table

For use in my Units spreadsheet (Units4Excel) I want to extract the unit conversion values from the comprehensive Wikipedia unit conversion table. On Wikipedia the table looks like this: and when copied and pasted as Unicode text into Excel, like … Continue reading

Posted in Excel, Newton, UDFs, VBA
Tagged Excel, Extract from text, UDFs, Unit conversion, Units, Units4Excel, VBA, Wikipedia
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## Evaluating text – update

One disadvantage of the spreadsheet style interface is that even simple formulae are difficult to check. For instance, the deflection of a cantilever loaded at the end is given by: F*L^3/(3*E*I) which is much easier to read than the Excel … Continue reading

Posted in AlgLib, Excel, Maths, Newton, Numerical integration, UDFs, VBA
Tagged Eval function, evaluation of text strings, Excel, UDF, Unit conversion, Units, Units aware, VBA
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## Feet and inches, and other units

Following a query at Eng-tips I have had a look at options in Excel for converting metres to feet and inches, with the inches displayed as a fraction rather than a decimal. Converting from metres to feet or inches is … Continue reading

## Daily Download 24: Units for Excel

The Units4Excel spreadsheet provides: User Defined Functions (UDFs) to convert between any listed units, including compound SI units. A UDF to evaluate any function entered as text, including evaluation of input and output units. Recognition of all standard SI prefixes. An … Continue reading

## Units for Excel 5:

Previous post on Units for Excel Download spreadsheet: Units4Excel.zip I have posted a new update of the Units4Excel spreadsheet for download (link above). The main changes are: The ConvertA and ConvertA2 functions have been combined. The ToSI and FromSI functions have been deleted, … Continue reading

Posted in Excel, Newton, UDFs, VBA
Tagged Excel, UDF, Unit conversion, Units, Units aware, VBA
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