Questions about using in-cell functions/formulas in spreadsheet software.

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Daily spend vs projection spend pacing (%)

I have a google doc sheet which currently has all our accounts spends.There are two tabs.The first tab details our actual daily spend for each account for each day of the month.The other tab is a ...
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Automate Excel printing of timesheets from a list of names [on hold]

We print a couple of time-sheets for our employees every month. I would like to "automate" the whole process when printing new time sheets. I would like the final results to be as follows: Excel ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How do I reference an Excel sheet name in an Excel formula?

How do I reference an Excel sheet name in an Excel formula?
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If/Then (# to Text) With Multiple Number Ranges

I am using Excel and trying to create a formula. Part of the formula works, the next doesn't. I'll explain. Column P is "BPM" (Beats Per Minute) and will have a numeric value, which will be entered ...
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Easy Sum formula

What formula do I use for the total sum of a and b? 1 a 2 b 3 a 4 b ...
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How can I use if function in excel to count unique numbers which are not greater than given time duration

I'd like to ask something. I have bunch of transaction data containing date, time, ID like this: DATE //TIME //ID 7/6/2015 //9:30:22 //0266731550 7/6/2015 // 9:33:19 // ...
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excel copy values of cell if particular cell in same row is not empty

i have column A with first and last name of a person, column B with place of birth(not important in this case) and column C with employment date. Column C can be empty. I would like to copy values of ...
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Search in text for column of words and return the word that matches

I have two columns of data, the first (Column A) contains a whole load of text, the second (Column C) contains the "key" data. I want to see if the text in Column A is matched by any of the entries ...
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Excel Drop down lists

I have a drop down list of product names. Each of these products has an assigned group of employees. I would like to select the product name and then have the assigned employees names automatically ...
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Extract content from the formula in a referenced cell in Excel 2007

I have a cell A3 that says Name. Cell F16 contains =A3, which displays Name, just like I want it to. I need cell F26 to take the information from cell F16 and display the referenced location. In ...
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Excel - Pieces of data from large chart sheet 1, auto sort on sheet2

I have a large chart and need to take small pieces of data (3 cells each for 14 rows) and have them stack ranked on the second sheet. I need A21:A34 (Branch Name), M21:M34 (% of Goal) and K21:K34 to ...
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Excel: Calculate IF column based on another IF column

I am trying to use Excel to create a scorecard for different companies to use. The product I create needs to be a finished product - when a company representative fills out certain information on ...
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Count how many fall within a time range based on specific text

I am trying to produce a formula that counts how many times and individual registers a time between a certain time range. The table below is part of the data. So, for example, I need a formula to ...
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Find first value above 0 in Column A and B then find the first value above 0 starting from the row where the previous value came from [on hold]

I have column A and B which are filled with values, mostly zeroes. All other values are above 0. If a value is above 0 in column A it will always be 0 in column B and vice versa. I now want excel to ...
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Count rows matching criteria for every row in excel

Hi here is a sample spreadsheet: +--------+-------+-------------+-------------------+ | Animal | Count | Animal Type | Animal Type Count | +--------+-------+-------------+-------------------+ | cat ...
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SharePoint Formula =IF(ISBLANK)

Is anyone able to tell me how to fix my formula. I have tried everything and I continue to get an error message. I am running out of options. I am trying to hide the SharePoint default date of ...
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Inserting formula through VBA in “A1” reference style

I insert this formula through VBA, Cells(1, 1).FormulaR1C1 = "=LEFT(A2;5)" But the formula which gets inserted ends up with apostrophes. =LEFT('A2';5) This works perfectly with the R1C1 ...
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Syntax for proper use of INDIRECT function using SUMIF in Openoffice spreadsheet to specify a functional range

Similar to others who have asked related questions, I have a spreadsheet sheet which summarizes different expense categories on a different sheet (called PC activity)in the same file. PC activity is ...
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Excel Formula with conditions

This feels like it should be simple but my head is hurting now and I'm struggling. I need to add a condition to an existing sheet which already contains formulas and references to other sheets. ...
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Copy Blank Count

i want to copy the blank color count under Color column from "5-Jul-15" sheet and "6-Jul-15" sheet to ABC sheet under "5-Jul-15" and "6-Jul-15" column (i.e. C13 and E13) respectively. It should ...
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Searching for multiple sub-strings within a single parent-string

I've been searching all day for a similar question to mine. Many questions come close, but my questions is a bit different: I have a list of last names in Column A. In Cell B1, I have someone's ...
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Average numbers if another column contains a certain substring text in Excel

I'm looking for a way to average the numerical numbers in one column, say B, only if the string in column A contains a certain text. For example: (In column A) (In column B) Hello table . . . 1 ...
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lookupvalue and return multiple values in Excel do not work

I need to pull through multiple unique IDs for expenses. i.e. one timesheet consists of 5 expense payments for one date, but each of these expenses for that day contain individual unique ID. I need to ...
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Is this possible to generate excel combo box based on cell value?

As you can see, Cell C2 got 1,2,3,4. I assume this is a student id. So, I would like to generate a combo box in Cell B8, using Cell C2's data, separated by ,. So, in this case, the combo box should ...
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In excel, how do I group duplicates according to whether or not they meet a certain condition?

I have a list of people with each row showing a person, and their usage of a platform in percentages. if a person uses more than 1 platform, they will appear in multiple rows, each for a different ...
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Counting number of each item assigned to customer with unlabelled columns

I have a table in Excel as follows: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Customer1 Z U A C D A A Customer2 B D J S F D B Customer3 S A C A A B B Customer4 X H A C D A A ...
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How can I get an average of times in Excel?

I Have a column of cells in excel of format hh:mm (The day is NOT included) like: 19:08 19:08 19:40 20:10 1:45 (Any Times before 12:00 noon are considered NEXT DAY) one (or more of these) is after ...
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Summarize tables of several sheets into one final Table Excel and include new sheets in summary

I have got several excel sheets, every single one of them containing a table for user information and one last sheet which contain the sum of all the previous tables. Since my table is very big, is ...
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Dynamic array/matrix generating within formula

The following formula: =TRIM(A1:A20) would make no sense; you typically should decide a column, write =TRIM(A1) on first cell and copy until =TRIM(A20) ... BUT ... suppose you want/need to use it ...
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How can I automatically organize data from a text file in a spreadsheet?

I have a text file like this: and I would like to organize into Excel like this: I could do this by hand manually for two data entries, but I would like to be able to automate this for a larger ...
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Use Excel to match data from a cell on a worksheet, then copy data from its neighboring column and paste on a different worksheet

I have a spreadsheet with multiple names and phone numbers next to them in each Sheet 1 - Sheet 5. Each Sheet has about 900 names on column A and their associated phone numbers next to them on column ...
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How to count if there's a cell with certain restrictions using Vlookup?

I'm finding if there at least one cell with the first character equal to "!" Formula I have used without success: =Vlookup("!";Left(N2:N49;1);1) Why doesn't it work? And what do I have to change ...
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True and False 2 sheets

I have to input a value in column I in sheet 1 from excel and in the column "D" from sheet 2 it needs to appear true or false. If there's any value in I than it should be true in "D" otherwise ...