Monday, July 13, 2009

[code] How to encode URL in Excel

1. (from your worksheet) Tools ... Macros ... Visual Basic Editor
2. (from VB Editor) Insert ... Module
3. (in module window) Paste in the URLEncode function below and save
4. Close VB Editor to return to worksheet, and use URLEncode like any other formulas. For example =URLEncode(B1)

Function URLEncode(ByVal Text As String) As String
Dim i As Integer
Dim acode As Integer
Dim char As String
URLEncode = Text
For i = Len(URLEncode) To 1 Step -1
acode = Asc(Mid$(URLEncode, i, 1))
Select Case acode
Case 48 To 57, 65 To 90, 97 To 122
' don't touch alphanumeric chars
Case 32
' replace space with "+"
Mid$(URLEncode, i, 1) = "+"
Case Else
' replace punctuation chars with "%hex"
URLEncode = Left$(URLEncode, i-1) & "%" & Hex$(acode) & Mid$(URLEncode, i+1)
End Select
End Function


Sunday, July 12, 2009

[outing] July 4th Newport Beach

- Fuzz Fest!
- We are going to the war zone? Don't you mean the fun zone?
- Uh, where's the hand brake?
- 34th street. Bob. Cops. Mooning.
- Drunkun Man in Bunny Suit
- The girl who grabbed the jager
- "All for one. One for all"
- "When we get back, you don't know me"
- Razor ride to Jared and Christa's

Sunday, July 05, 2009

[web] Tweetmeme

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