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From: "Diana Gale Matthiesen" <>
Subject: RE: [DNA] Pet Peeve
Date: Tue, 9 Aug 2005 02:34:19 -0400
Peeve away, Ken. I sympathize completely. I have only 17 participants in my
project, but already I had become annoyed at having to scroll up and down, up
and down to look at the column labels. My current solution is to repeat the
table column headers with each group of results, though I'm on the lookout for a
Repeating the label row is a simple copy and paste operation, so no one should
be objecting to doing it for reason of difficulty.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ken Nordtvedt [mailto:]
> Sent: Monday, August 08, 2005 12:41 PM
> Subject: [DNA] Pet Peeve
> I am sent to many tables of project haplotypes to examine
> haplotypes. Some tables have many haplotypes, and one can
> not see the marker labels for the columns (at the top) if you
> are down looking at one of the latter haplotypes in the
> table. This makes it very difficult to scan for specifics
> and trends. If a project had a very long list of haplotypes,
> perhaps the column marker labels could be repeated enough
> times in the table so that no matter where you are in the
> table there will be a marker column list visible on one's
> screen. If these files are excel files there is a simple
> command to copy rows at multiple places in a table.
> Now I have set myself up for a simple tip from someone versed
> in PC lore which does what I want to see as described above?
> I confess to minimal PC proficiencies.
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