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IF formula incorporating sequential answers

I am trying to write an IF-THEN formula that outputs sequential numbers (See the example at the bottom). If you need further clarification on the process, just let me know. Here is what I am trying to ...
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Can't click on ActiveX control in Excel 2010 Standard

I have a .xlsm file that has ActiveX control button with a module macro assigned to it. Problem is I can't click the ActiveX button from my Excel 2010 Standard. I tried to repair and reinstall Excel ...
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Copy Full worksheet including multiple defined range names using macro or VBA

I've been trying to build a workbook for my company to use to track sales. The problem I'm running into is that I want each user to have their own workbook saved on their local computer for their ...
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Excel 2010 formula?

I'm trying to set a formula to check a set of conditions over different cells. Here is what I have tried so far, but obviously does not work =IF(OR(L26<"today",K26="Y",J26="Y"),"Complete","not ...
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How can I create a properly aligned curly brace that spans multiple rows or columns in Excel?

I would like to group a couple of columns or rows together and add a note to them. When I try that with normal letter-resizing, it gets ugly, misaligned to the rows, too bold and the centered text ...
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How to split numbers into columns with negative and positive values, without empty cells?

Given positive and negative values in column A of an Excel sheet, I want column B to list the positive values from column A, and column C to show the negative values, in the order in which they appear ...
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Obscure DateTime Format

I have a document with dates of the form 2014-05-14T9:15:20. Unfortunately, Excel does not recognize this DateTime format. Is there a way to tell Excel to read this as a DateTime format without ...
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How to find number rise within 1 hour in Excell?

I have numbers logged over the period of time. In one column, lets call it A there is a time in seconds from 0 to 10000, in the column B temperature logged accordingly to the time. Temperature usually ...
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Numbering Identical Items in A Column

Suppose I have multiple, repeating names as follows: John John John John John Tom Tom Tom Tom Tom Tom Anna Anna Anna Anna Anna Anna I would like to find a way to tell Excel: while the name is ...
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How can I automatically fill a series in excel, based on the value of another cell?

How do I automatically change the length of a column with the numbers 0-n, where n = a number in a certain field? I'm thinking of something like this: EDIT: Seems like I was bad at explaining ...
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How to tell if an Excel cell has a formula or is hardcoded?

Does anyone have a special tip (non-VBA strongly preferred) to tell systematically if a cell has a hardcoded value or is a derived formula? Am dealing with some data that has messy subtotals embedded ...
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How do I calculate the total difference between two columns of figures in Google spreadsheet/Excel?

Usually I would just calculate the difference of each row like this: =B1-A1 Then I would sum up the values of the column like this =SUM(C1:C10) and get my desired value. I don't want the C-column. ...
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Email Macro Assistance [on hold]

I am not experienced in writing VBA Macros & need assistance to create the following Macro. What I am working with is 25 rows of data in Excel where I need a macro written. The request is that the ...
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How do I copy rows based on single cell value in Google Sheets?

I have two sheets in Excel, which is duplicated on Google Sheets. Sheet 1 is a list of names with various bits of information for example Name Number Outcome Colin Smith ...
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Can I use a worksheet as a function in Excel?

I have a worksheet set up such that I can input a value, do some math to give me a bunch of values, repeat math a few times, and add up all the values and return an output value. It is complex enough ...
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Excel-function IF

Column C calculates the earliest date from column A and B. What would be the shortest function to display Row A1 or A2 in Column D as per the value of Column C? Overhaul 1 Overhaul 2 Earliest due ...
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In Excel, how do I check if a cell is in a list of values (a range of cells)

I've got a range (A3:A10) that contains names, and I'd like to check if the contents of another cell (D1) matches one of the names in my list. I've named the range A3:A10 'some_names', and I'd like ...
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COUNTIFS over multiple worksheets

I am trying to make COUNTIFS go across two worksheets in the same excel file (Final Driver Forecast Model), just on different tabs. I need it to count if a driver returns between a certain time, then ...
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Copy drop down list from excel 2007

How can i copy a entire drop down list from excel 2007 one document to another excel document, i have tried copying and pasting special, some forms told me to copy it through data validation process ...
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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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Complex rota hours calculation in excel

OK so there are a number of different shifts in operation here and I want a total hours formula. problem is the rota is written using a number of different notations for different shifts some are ...
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How do I create a table with multiple header rows

How can I create a table in Excel that has two or more headers rows. I want to keep the range as a table so I can use the built in tools such as re-sizing, totaling, formatting, etc... I saw a ...
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Excel macro to look up data from a database and copy it to another Excel file or sheet

I have an excel file which looks up and calculates data for a given date. It works as follows: You enter the date in a specific cell (input) and in the same sheet the required data appears (20 cells). ...
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Referencing cell in workbook with variable name

I have a spreadsheet with a macro that creates a copy of a worksheet and names it with the current date. name of new worksheet is captured in first worksheet. How can I reference a cell in the second ...
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Sending values from one sheet to another sheet in Excel using Autohotkey

I have two sheets- sheet1 and sheet2. In sheet1 there are account no of the customers in column A and the name of customers in column B, as shown in sheet1 in the following example. Now I want that ...
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Is it possible to create a broken X axis in Excel 2007?

I'm trying to find a solution to a problem that I have with my data. In my data series, I have Temp over Time plotted on a scatter graph in excel. The data plots a period of around a week in the ...
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Excel Stuck in Developer 'Design Mode'

We have a set of spreadsheets that contain scrollbars added in developer mode. Clicking these scrollbars changes a value and a diagram in the spreadsheet. Suddenly these do not work. The mouse cursor ...
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Excel formula for extracting numeric input

I have a column that contains a number starting 2007***. Counting down it changes. I was wondering if there is a formula to take out the number and show it in as a separate column. Cell ...
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How can I convert a hex number to a decimal number in Excel?

I have a cell containing this value: 0x00006cd2c0306953 and I want to convert it to a number. I tried: =HEX2DEC(C8) where C8 is the cell containing my hex value. I get a #NUM error. What am I ...
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Match formula excel case sensitive

I have an if(iserror(match formula in excel. Just when I thought I was finished with my sheet I found out that the formula isn't case sensitive. Does anyone know how I can make my formula case ...
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How to use Excel 2010 VBA to set series line color, marker fill, and marker line color

I am trying to write an Excel 2010 VBA subroutine to format charts according to a predefined (i.e., defined by me) standard. The particular attributes that I want to be able to set are merely the ...
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how to plot on 2 axis with 3 data sets

I have a graph about tracking investment value. It has 2 Y axis scales. First data set displays fine (left Y axis scale) Second data set displays fine (right Y axis scale) However when I try to ...
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Excel vba code for adding a value to existing cell of sheet

i have this code to add value of a cell to existing value of other cell which is below Private Sub Worksheet_Change(ByVal Target As Excel.Range) If Not (Intersect(Target, Range("E3")) Is Nothing) ...
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Automatic copy rows with matched column to other worksheet

Now I have a worksheet named sheet1 like the left side of image I want to automatic copy all rows of sheet1 that have the column C = NO to worksheet sheet2 like the right side of image. And each ...
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Excel chart tooltip does not display the value for data formatted with triple semicolon

I have two columns labelled Distance and Time. Column E is Distance. Column E is formatted General. Column F is Time. Column F is formatted ;;;. This format effectively makes the cells appear ...
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How to find address of last used cell in row for use in formula

I have a row of values in a range and need to subtract the value in the last cell in the row from the value of the first cell of the row. The challenge is that the last cell location is unknown, so ...
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Calculated Fields Reference Error (#NAME?) on Pivot Table Refresh

I'm helping a colleague fix a spreadsheet with a similar issue as stated in this ozgrid post. The problem: Pivot table with 31 calculated fields. Some calculated fields are calculations of the source ...
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How do I get Excel to look up customer names from another sheet?

I have two sheets in Excel i.e. sheet1 and sheet2. In sheet1's column A there are account numbers of the customer and in column B there are names of the customers. Now I want that in column A of ...
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How do I group rows in a spreadsheet and keep them together after sorting?

I have a spreadsheet with the information set up as such: ORDER PLU/Recipe # Name/Desc Components 2 27905 CINNAMON CRUMB CAKE SQUARES 2.01 ...
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How can I compare two linked columns from one table with other two linked columns in another table?

I need some help on getting the proper formula for validating the following. We have Customer list with Customer name, Customer number registered in our system, Customer number in another billing ...
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Corrupted XLSX File

So, i was copying some files after work from one partition to another. I then accidentally deleted both partitions due to being really tired. I managed to get my files back using recovery software. ...
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Accessing locally stored external data

I have an excel file that has an external connection in it to a SQL server DB. The external data from the last refresh is stored in Excel somewhere as i can create new pivot tables from that data set ...
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How to automatically colour cell background with value selected from custom dropdown list in MS Excel 2010

In MS Excel 2010 Professional is there a way to automatically copy the background colour of the custom dropdown values from somewhere else in a spreadsheet? I have some Data Validation on a row of ...
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Excel chart copying whole sheet into a new workbook - references to hidden rows are copied as absolute link

When in Excel 2013 I copy and rename whole sheet containing a chart into a new workbook, my references to series value ranges, axis labels etc., that have data in hidden rows, are not copied as ...
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macro to collect data from number of sheets to main page and need to add the sheet name that where the data collected

Please help me..,I need a macro to collect data(Student names) form number of Sheets(Class Name).all student names collected from sheet1, then a new column added with the sheet name (i mean ...
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Any trick to calculating percentages when the base is a negative number

I am trying to calculate percent change when the base number (at time 1) can be a negative and the resulting number is positive (at time 2). My problem is the percent change from -4 to +4. A change ...
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How can i convert .xls to .csv when change is made on csv file automatically? [on hold]

How can i batch convert A.Xls to A.Csv When change is made in A.xls, for example when add 1 record in to A.xls Thanks
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please make excel sheet [on hold]

Suppose you have two Excel Sheets as follows and it’s more than 1000 rows and you cannot do manually: Sheet 1, Available List: Area tower Br# Siza Rent Sale Height ...
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MS Excel 2010 - Using DSN + 32 bit drivers

I need some advice as im running into a problem and so far i have been unable to find a solution. We have a set of reports developed in MS Excel that use DSN file to connect to data sources to ...
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Getting Excel to handle CRLF's correctly in CSV

I am creating CSV files to be opened in Excel. The rows are separated by CRLF and that's fine, but some of the input data contains CRLF data in it as well. Per the usual standards, I surround them ...