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I want to run the following formulas on a cell, in this order,
in case the previous formula returns an error.
=MID(P2,SEARCH("q=",P2)+2,SEARCH("&",P2)-SEARCH("q=",P2)-2)
...

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21 views

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I have cells that contain a referring URL of visitors who entered my websites.
this URL always has a different lenght, but it's constant format is such that the search term always shows up between p= ...

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26 views

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I need to enter the values as I write cheques (ie $100 USD and $100CDN, not $111.55 USD and $100CDN) otherwise it will be a nightmare for me to match entries to invoices. I could create a column for ...

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20 views

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I am using Excel a lot for accounting. It happens a lot of time that I calculate multiple values into the same cell. So my cell may look like =12+345+23+88.
Now, the default Excel behavior is to ...

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**1**answer

16 views

### Cell colours depending on value

I have a column of cells where each cell contains one of the following text values
Optimal
Normal
High-Normal
Mild
Moderate
Severe
I would like the cell colour to be a set depending on what the ...

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23 views

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I am trying to use flags to use in formulas 1 ,0 . I want excel to put 1 every specific number of months (3,6,...) .
so if 1 applies in Sep ,then I want another 1 to be after (3,6,...) months. the ...

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30 views

### How do I use the Phonetic() function in Excel 2013?

I am trying to use the Phonetic() function with some Japanese vocabulary words, however, it doesn't seem to be working. I assume it needs the furigana (ruby text) above the Japanese words, but Excel ...

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**1**answer

16 views

### Page Break lines won't stay off for a shared Excel document

I have a shared Excel document on my NAS, and in Excel I go to options and disable Page Break lines.
However, when someone else opens the document, the page breaks reappear. When I reopen the ...

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30 views

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I have a simple macro that gets creates 16 different versions of a template, updating by getting values from another open workbook. It is taking over a minute to iterate only 16 times and was ...

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**1**answer

18 views

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I have a worksheet where I am getting direct output from STATA that has a weird character format that included " =[ number ]". I put in a new column to strip the characters and leave the numbers. ...

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35 views

### Importing multiple CSV files

I have to run a daily stock analysis where I pull multiple .csv files, and then have to go through an annoying task of deleting unnecessary fields from the .csv's. Only then can I start compiling the ...

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33 views

### How to find the last value in a column in excel?

I am tracking rooms booked in a hotel on a daily basis in Excel. Every day I input the number of rooms booked in a column to show a trend of pick up over a period. I'd like to return the value of ...

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59 views

### Unable to get Excel to recognise date in column

I constantly have problems working with dates in Excel, I must be doing something wrong but I don't understand what.
I have a spreadsheet, exported from our exchange server, that contains a column ...

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**1**answer

24 views

### Count Row and Column in Pivot Table

Hi I have a sheet that collects the following
++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
+ Name + Address + Borough + Postcode + Date Added +
...

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**1**answer

63 views

### VBA: How to replace entire Excel cell value basing on its content?

I have an Excel Spreadsheet with some names in a cells. There can be as one name per cell as multiple names in one cell.
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**1**answer

24 views

### Excel: identify the column with a specific value

I have an excel file with a table of the following format, there are about 50 columns
A B C D E id
1 0 0 0 0 1
0 1 0 0 0 2
0 0 0 0 1 3
It is guaranteed that one row will have exactly 1 value ...

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18 views

### extract date from string in excel

How can I extract date from such strings in excel?
female in 1 2014-07-15T16:26:34.2343442+01:00 PointEvent
I have this data and in the end I want to have: female in 1; and in another cell : ...

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14 views

### Google Sheets: Count the number of consecutive blank cells in a row and alert if it matches a set number

In the attached sheet, I would like to return a red coloured cell as an alert in column B if there are 3 or more consecutive blank cells across the row.Is this possible?
...

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24 views

### I would like one cell to add within the same cell

I am trying to have one cell calculate over and over again multiple times.
Here is an example:
If I type 45 in cell d6. I want to be able to type 67 into the same cell d6 and it add both the previous ...

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14 views

### Excel - Delete rows

I see several examples that are close to what I need but I need help with what would be the inner loop.
For a given repeating value (variable number of rows) in column B if none of the rows for that ...

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14 views

### Copy a prepared Excel worksheet and retain the column widths and heights

All of the HELP info on this subject does not work in Excel 2013. I want to copy a worksheet to create a new copy, AND retain the column widths. The MOVE OR COPY command does not do this, nor does ...

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37 views

### How to apply conditional formatting only to cells that contain a subtotal formula

I have a list of values, I have to alternate color of each row (that works fine).
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How would I be able to give just the ...

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**1**answer

19 views

### Excel INDIRECT function worksheet names

So I have a series of worksheet in my workbook names A1-A4,B1-B4 etc. I'm trying to make an index page that pulls some of the data from each worksheet into a table but can't seem to get the INDIRECT ...

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27 views

### Adding of time in Excel gives a strange answer

I tried to add the following times:
4:28:31
and
17:51:13
and got:
46:19:44
using simply =firstCell+secondcell
all are in [h]:mm:ss format.
What could be the reason why the answer is wrong?
...

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31 views

### Create a non standard weekly date range autofill in excel

I am working on a monthly spreadsheet of our daily takings.
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**1**answer

26 views

### How to compare two sheets and get the common rows

I have a excel file which has two sheets and below is the first sheet and second sheet. I want to compare the two sheets (ex: each row of first sheet with with all the rows of second sheet ) and then ...

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16 views

### Excel Formula Query

How can you do a lookup to move data on multiple rows to a single row. E.g If a person has 5 rows of information (a line for each subject qualification) how can you lookup info on that person only and ...

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36 views

### Embed Excel Chart with Drop-down control into powerpoint

I have an interactive Excel chart which runs on the basis of users selecting ranges using drop down menus via the form control and I want to move this into Powerpoint 2010 for presentation purposes. ...

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**1**answer

19 views

### Is there a way to do a partial text vlookup?

I am trying to vlookup partial text which will return a specific value if found within my data. I have a list of postcodes (zipcodes) and would like a vlookup to look up the first part of the postcode ...

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**1**answer

16 views

### Getting references from regular intervals at regular intervals

I have data as follows (simplified) in two worksheets on a document:
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Sheet 2 data: is blank currently
...

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44 views

### how to cancel the focus change of cells in excel 2007?

When I move the cursor in Excel 2007 from cell A1 to cell A2, so that cell A2 is highlighted instead of A1, sometimes I press the tab key too quickly, so I try to go back and highlight A1 again.
I ...

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**0**answers

22 views

### Excel VBA macro - i need to insert column and add a default value to all the cells in that column

I have created a macro but i could not insert columns in it and i could not add values to that coulmn.
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### Excel 2010 opening data grouping when entering a formula

When I try to enter a formula in Excel 2010 all the columns that I have grouped/outlined open up. I do not want this to happen. When I open the same file on another computer it does not do this. Is ...

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### Exporting Attachment File Name + Email Metadata from Outlook to Excel

I am looking to do analysis on all of the file types that I have received in a folder in Outlook. I have tried using the Export functionality in Outlook, as well as importing Outlook directly into ...

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**1**answer

27 views

### AND logic IF statement in excel

=IF((=VLOOKUP(D1700,Cullpitsoriginal!B715:B5480,1,FALSE))+(ISNA(J1700)),"CHECK ME OUT","no")
By looking at the above formula, I want to return the string "CHECK ME OUT" if the VLOOKUP() returns a ...

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33 views

### How to combine an Excel spreadsheet with word documents using a field from the excel rows matching filename of word doc

I am trying to combine an excel spreadsheet with associated word documents. There is 1 word document per excel line.
I have the Excel spreadsheet with all the rows.
I have all the word docs in a ...

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**1**answer

25 views

### Appending Year to Excel Date

I have a pivot table arranged by day and year. Unfortunately, days come up as entries under 'year' headers. Is there a way to make it so that the year is included in the actual entries rather than ...

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### Microsoft Office 2010 Excel will not open two xls

I am using Windows 7 and Windows 8 and I see the following behavior with Microsoft Office 2010.
Create two Excel files, say a.xls and b.xls
Open a.xls by double clicking it.
After the file is ...

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**1**answer

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### how to get the count of column data based on some condition

I have the excel with two columns like below
ID Address
GID1 address1
GID2 address2
GID1 address1
GID8 address1
GID2 address8
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**1**answer

43 views

### Sort & Ranking Functions in Excel for Time AND Number Values in one Column

I have a spreadsheet that is being used to track and score a fitness competition, each workout has a time cap, so athletes that complete the workout under the time cut off are given a time as their ...

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### Excell formula for multiple pasts without repeating previous cells

I have a data set for 12 years of 4,380 days. I want to take the sum of each week. when I make a formula {=SUM(A1:A7)} and drag to drop button to the next cell it shows {=SUM(A2:A8)}. This is not what ...

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### Hide a column when auto filter is active

I have read this Show Excel column filter information in cells and it basically does what it is supposed to. But I want to hide and unhide column A when a filter is active. So I put in the following ...

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### How do I keep the 'text to column' function from removing decimal points?

After text to column (separated by comma), one column looks like this:
-0.03
-149117279052734.00
-0.05
-0.10
170105123519897.00
253522491455078.00
17897253036499.00
14870138168335.00
although they ...

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**1**answer

27 views

### Pivot table with two headers in MS Excel

I'd soo appreciate if someone could help.
My initial table looks like this:
Brand Period_1 Period_1 Period_2 Period_2
------------------------------------------------------
...

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42 views

### Given multiple start dates, how to assign counts to relative date values?

I'm trying to create a before-and-after graph in Excel, lining up multiple milestone dates at month zero, and assigning relative month numbers to months prior and subsequent to milestone month.
My ...

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41 views

### From date of last event, calculate number of days until next regularly scheduled event

I need to calculate the number of days since last occurrence.
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**1**answer

43 views

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I have a data table. In the table I have some dollar amounts. I also have formulas that use lookups to group these dollar amounts into groups in the data itself. I then have a pivot table where my ...

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19 views

### How can I publish excel workbook with data populated using PowerQuery to SharePoint or website and have the data refresh on the site?

I have an Excel Workbook that gets data from an API using PowerQuery, to populate the tables. There are also filters and slicers in the workbook.
Is it possible to publish this workbook to ...

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### Format of file lost in Excel 2013

I had Windows XP and Excel 2008. Now my machine was upgraded to Excel 2013. I lost all the formats from previously saved files used to import info into my accounting package. How do I get the old ...

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### Make formula impossible to find / read

I have developed a spreadsheet for performing various calculations which our employees will complete and then distribute to clients / competitors. To protect the "intellectual property" of the ...