Updating fields in excel
I had a client’s Word 2007 document to work on and the fields took FOREVER to update.In fact, I wasn’t even sure if they *did* update as I killed Word after an hour and a half of watching the ‘spinning wheel of death’…You can find a version of this tip for the older menu interface of Word here: Automatically Updating Fields and Links.Allen Wyatt With more than 50 non-fiction books and numerous magazine articles to his credit, Allen Wyatt is an internationally recognized author. Bestselling For Dummies author Dan Gookin puts his usual fun and friendly candor back to work to show you how to navigate Word 2013.This time it took a few minutes (which is usual for these documents as they have hundreds of fields), not well over an hour. Hello guys, I have the following situation: I have these tree fields in JIRA - And I have this Excel File: I need to upload the excel file to JIRA and update fields 1 and 2 with the specific data of the issue that has the specific value in the Update Data Key field.
Ex: Issue has 'Alpha' in the Update Data Key, so Field1 would get '1' and Field2 would get '2'.
Word provides a way to always update your links when opening a document.