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Bound together cells in Excel

My problem is very simple. Suppose I have the following table: and this one: Is there an automatic way to obtain the following without using a sequence of nested IF?
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Why is Excel hidden on the taskbar?

We have updated 6 machines to Windows 10 over the weekend and one of them has an issue that I hoped would go away with the upgrade but it has not. And of course it's the boss's computer. When he ...
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Excel if at least one is true

If cell A16 is true, and at least one of the cells from the range A17:A22 is also true, then check if the at least one words in the list of words in Sheet5!A1:A6 in present in cell A7, if at least one ...
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Assigning values to rows based on keywords

My bank statement has a description column which tells me where I spent the money or where I got it from. Based on this information I fill a column manually to be able to catagroize these expenses - ...
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Excel show drop-down list based on the value of the cell

Here, I have a list of red coloured fruits, and a list below it, of yellow coloured fruits, as you can see. Here, I have two drop-down lists used to select colours and fruits. When selecting "Red", ...
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Reference cell's formula rather than the value in Excel?

Let's say in A1 I have "=ROW()". The cell shows '1' since it's the first row. Now in A2, I want Excel to reference the formula of A1, not the value. So A2 should say '2'. Obviously "=A1" won't work ...
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How to determine largest individual value in excel in a group of identical cells?

I am trying to figure out Column D Which SKU has highest total? how do I do that in excel with a formula? In this case I determined it manually, I tried IF=IF(A2=A3,IF(C2>C3,"Largest","NOT Largest")) ...
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Adding value of rows if column A and B cells are similar in Excel

I have a situation. I have three columns | A | B | C | |Category | Sub | Price | Column A is basically Category column, column B is Sub Category and "C" is price. I need to add the ...
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Connect to PostgreSQL database from Excel 2013 Power Query with Npgsql

I want to pull data from a PostgreSQL database on my local network with Power Query. By default my version of Excel lists three options under the "Get External Data/From Database" menu on the Power ...
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Select the column down to the first blank row in the adjacent column? [duplicate]

In Excel 2010 I have several columns with data. I insert a column, and type a formula in the top cell of that column. I want to fill the formula into the remainder of the column, down to the same ...
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Subtracting time formats in excel

I want to calculate the difference between hours. I tried using the formula mentioned above which uses ABS function with TEXT function and IF function, but that didn't work. I also tried activating ...
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IF statement formula for overdue DVD rentals

I am creating a spreadsheet for my local parish church to keep track of borrowed DVDs: The DVDs have to be returned 14 days after they are borrowed. If the current date is over 14 days after the ...
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If Difference Higher or Lower than Display

I need a excel formula that will show: * "1" if B is less than A by more than 2 * "0" if B is within 2 of A * "-1" if B is higher than A by more than 2 Can someone please tell me whether this is ...
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Calculate time difference in percentage

I'm trying to make some statistical data on the performance of a specific task. One of the data points gathered is how long time it took to run. I'd then like to compare that against the expected ...
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Automatically synchronise two excel spreadsheets

I'm trying to connect two separate excel spreadsheets and automatically update the data from the second one from the first one. which already comes to me with the new data monthly, and I have to ...
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Documenting Excel Spreadsheets

I am managing a fairly large Excel workbook with about a dozen worksheets, several macros, and 100+ columns total. Are there any best practices when it comes to documenting Excel spreadsheets?
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Limit Excel Macro Usage to Certain Users

I want my Excel macros to activate for certain users recognized by Windows Excel. How do I do that?
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Excel show list based on cell value

Basically, I wanna do something like this : =IF(B1="APPLES","Show First List",IF(B1="ORANGES","Show Second List")) But I'm not sure how to make a proper formula.
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Excel formula to show multiple cell address or row locations?

I'm using the following formula, which returns a numeric value: =SUMPRODUCT((A3:A176="Thing1")*(B3:B176="Thing2")*(C3:C176="Thing3")*(U3:U176="No")) However, I'd like to also know the cell address ...
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Extract text between emails with < >

Original link Extracting Data Between two Characters in Excel I have a combination of cells where some have nicknames and some without nicknames. Some will have nickname < > emails and same will ...
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Averageifs in Excel

I need help with a formula that will provide answers for the yellow shaded cells below. I think it's an average ifs function. I keep getting DIV/0 In the example below, I'm trying to get the ...
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Referenced cell containing date-time showing up as a number in Excel

I am pulling values from one sheet to another. Sheet 1 has ticket ID and Sheet 2 has various values associated with ticket ID. I am finding the matching ticket ID on Sheet 2 and pulling the multiple ...
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How to return all the cells in a row if first column matches a value on another worksheet

I have 2 worksheet tabs in an Excel workbook, tickets and tickets info. I have values in Column A of tickets (from A2:A500). I want to search for each value from A2 to A500 of the ticket sheet looking ...
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How to split a CSV file into multiple files based on a text string?

I have multiple text files (CSV) with a structure similar to this: funkiana,23.55,-99.866 funkiana,24.634,-98.701 funkiana,24.717,-98.901 geminiflora,22.25,-104.6166667 ...
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Filtering Data Excel Data from Survey to Obtain E-mails

Over the summer we conducted a survey for a number of students to indicate their interest in a number of clubs. The way the responses were scanned in gave us a column for each club and a '1' in each ...
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What is the delimiter for the CSV file below?

I'm having trouble importing the CSV file, below, into Excel 2007. I can't figure out what the delimiter is. ...
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Entering every Monday Tuesday and Friday as a date

Hi I need to enter the date of every monday, tuesday and thursday on top of a sheet to use as a register, I have looked at the one below and this works for two days, could you please help me to extend ...
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Fill formula right to end of row, without going to edge of worksheet

In Excel, suppose I have a row with, say, 26 formulas horizontally from A1 to Z1, and then I move down to cell A2 and type a formula. Now I want to fill that formula to the right, through cell Z2. The ...
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Fill a large range with a formula in Excel, without mouse-dragging to extend

I have 5000 elements in column A and 5000 in column B I want the element wise difference and stored in column C. The subtraction command I know is =A1-B1 then drag all the way down with a mouse. ...
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How do I superimpose a conditional formated heatmap based on one set of values over a different set of values in Excel 2013

I would like one cell to be formatted with a gradient color based on the value in another cell. For example, I would like cells A1 and A2 to be highlighted based on the values in B1 and B2. If I ...
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If function in MS-Excel

=IF(F506>0,IF(F506-L506=0,0,IF((F506*0.05)>U506,(F506*0.05),U506)),IF(G506>5000,G506*0.05,0)) When the Value of F506-L506 is 0, its not returning 0, rather its returning the value U506. ...
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Using multiple functions in one cell

I'm using Excel 2010 and I'm trying to do the following For IT Changes in different locations, I'm trying to find how many "successful" changes in "Lake Mary" The data is in the same file using ...
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Access Autofilter listing with VBA

How can I access the unique listing of values in the column that the autofilter displays with VBA? I already know how to turn the autofilters on and off with VBA. I can access filters that the user ...
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Chart Series name referencing cell address Excel 2010 VBA

I am using Excel 2010. I have a XY scatter chart built and formatted the way I like. I reuse this chart many times, so I just copy and paste the chart into a new worksheet containing the new data ...
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Projecting Revenue in Excel

So we are building a spreadsheet to project sales and revenue. In our business, we sign a deal, we get implementation revenue the month after we sign the deal, then we get the recurring revenue for ...
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EXCEL VLOOKUP returning #NA when IF condition specifies “ ”

=IF(VLOOKUP(D4,'[05.14_Wave 5 Priority 14 (Big+Cranberry) Specifications.xlsx]Big'!$B:$B,1,FALSE),"Project BIG",IF(VLOOKUP(D4,'[05.14_Wave 5 Priority 14 (Big+Cranberry) ...
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Excel 2013, SUMIFS formula

I think I need to use a SUMIFS function for this but I am not positive. I have a list of codes: All of these codes are in a category of downtime, each code also has minutes 5,10,15,40,65 etc. My ...
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Lock color scale (convert to fixed)

I have used conditional formatting to apply a color scale to a range of values. Now I would like to permanently freeze those colors. I have poked around a bit, and can't find event the beginning of ...
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Excel: transforming an indexed sheet with many columns to two columns

I have an excel sheet with rows like this: Fruit | Apple | Banana | Grape | Peach Vegetable | Cabbage| Lettuce| Carrot| and would like a two column output duplicating the index (first column): ...
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Return first value from multiple columns that passes checks

I have some an array of columns of multiple statements of the same data, some meeting criteria I have set, some not. I wish to return the first (lefthand-most) value that fits my criteria. See below ...
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Excel: Check if date has a day

I have cells with dates in Excel. Some dates have dd-mm-yy (e.g. 20-01-15), others just have mm-yy (e.g. 01-15). I want to determine which cells have a day specified by the user. As far as I can ...
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Ranking observations by percentile, based on subgroups?

I have a spreadsheet with a column of data on company names, another column with the number of employees the company has, and another column that classifies the company by SIC code, like so: Company ...
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Split cells into two rows

I have this: and would like to split those three cells into two rows without affecting the rest of the spreadsheet. Something like this: But this was done by adding another row and then merging ...
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VBA - auto-populate date when data entered in cell

I have a tracking spreadsheet where I'd like the date a cell is completed to auto-populate in the next column. I found the following code which works for the first (I:I), but I'd like to add the same ...
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Excel 2010 - possible to apply a function to an entire column?

In Excel 2010, is it possible to apply a function (not a formula) to an entire column (without dragging the plus symbol all the way to the bottom)?
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find offset of max value, in spread sheet (excel) [on hold]

I have a loop of this kind of data points (listed below) in one column that I need to find the points to each of the peak then average them i.e. In the below data-set the max value is 0.80078125, and ...
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Count unique records with multiple conditions

I need to produce a table that outputs a count of unique ID's for each day for separate regions. That is, there are three conditions: Must match date; Must match region; Each ID is counted only ...
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Create a formula to find difference between values in regularly spaced rows

Lets say I have 100 rows in column A. That would be 100 cells with a value in each. I only want the value of the difference between every 5 cells. For example, in the first cell, A5-A1, then next cell ...
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Return array based on value of column in source array

I am attempting to obtain an array of only values that meet certain criteria. I have an array in which the meeting of these criteria is summarised in a column of TRUE/FALSE for each entry, as such ...
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Scatter plot combined with line chart

I am doing a compensation plot I need to make a line chart with 30 grades, each having a min and max.(low and high salary within that range) On top of that, I need to plot specific employees within ...