Re: [Clip] Subject: Re: Need to extract surnames
- Thank you very much, Hugh! It worked like a charm! :>)
> > From: Martha Hambrick Harrell <mehharrell@...>
> > Subject: Re: Need to extract surnames
> > Thanks, Harvey & Jody
> > We are talking about hundreds of names here. I had done
> the last two indexes the way
> > Harvey suggested. It takes soooo long. I was just hoping
> there was an easier way.
> > Thank you both.
> > Martha
> You could try opening the HTML document in Excel. The table
> itself is imported into colums, from which you can select
> the names only.
> The two other suggestions (Eb's corrected version did not
> work for me either) and the "the DOM" from the HTMLlist
> didn't give any results. The latter requires other resources
> apparently, which I have not available. The code in this
> clip goes beyond me. Additional explanations are welcome.
> Hugo Paulissen