Jump to content

Welcome to Geeks to Go - Register now for FREE

Geeks To Go is a helpful hub, where thousands of volunteer geeks quickly serve friendly answers and support. Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. Register now to gain access to all of our features, it's FREE and only takes one minute. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more.

Create Account How it Works

allow excel file to link to other files

  • Please log in to reply



    Je suis Napoléon!

  • Community Leader
  • 26,047 posts
  • MVP
i've got a user that needs to build an excel workbook to aggregate data from another department. the source data is all in one excel file but the user in question (the aggregator) doesn't have permissions to the location of the source file (and i'd like to keep it that way)...anyone know of a way to have excel authenticate as a different person to get the info from the other workbook? or something that would allow the user to get to the data and process it without having to have permissions to the source?
  • 0





  • Member
  • PipPip
  • 13 posts
is the excel file on a shared drive???
  • 0

Similar Topics

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

As Featured On:

Microsoft Yahoo BBC MSN PC Magazine Washington Post HP