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From: "Ken Nordtvedt" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] more marker rates
Date: Wed, 7 Jun 2006 22:06:25 -0600
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Yes, I know about and use the excel button. The format is just getting too
unwieldy in a number of ways. Databases (entries into) should be in the
control of an administrator

----- Original Message -----
From: "Bonnie Schrack" <>
To: <>
Sent: Wednesday, June 07, 2006 7:05 PM
Subject: Re: [DNA] more marker rates

> Ken and Doug wrote:
>>> I confess to not being able to efficiently use yMatch to organize
>>> information. The need to do lots of scrolling is the death to efficient
>>> research, at least for me.
>> I just selected and copied ALL or R1b and sent it to Excel. Then I saved
>> to a .csv file and started working with it
>> using Emacs. Took a bit of work!
> I don't know if you guys have noticed the little Excel button at the top
> of your Ymatch display? No need for any complicated copying and pasting.
> It automatically opens an Excel file containing your Ymatch search
> results. Then, Ken, you can delete or hide any useless columns or rows,
> etc. It's easy to work with this.
> Those who are comfortable with Excel can also open the Window menu at the
> top of your Excel file and disable "Freeze Panes," if you don't like the
> way they are set. Then you can drag to the edge, and thereby remove, the
> frame that appears, and set your own Freeze Panes, if you like.
> Hope this helps.
> Bonnie
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