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

learn more… | top users | synonyms (5)

0
votes
0answers
4 views

Excel finding similair text in different sheets

Is there a way to use a formula for a range of cells with text? I mean that i have two separate Sheets, here is the example to understand: Table What I need to do, is to make a formula for YES or NO ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

Time Elapsed In Hours Between Multiple Dates In Excel

I am trying to find a formula that works out the business hours between two dates in excel. The business hours start at 09:00 and end at 17:00 and do not include weekends. The spreadsheet is ...
0
votes
1answer
7 views

Dynamically reference name manager names in excel

I have survey data and I want to look at respondent data by country of origin. I have 1 column of indicator variables per country and I've used Name Manager to define each country's name (e.g. China =...
0
votes
1answer
20 views

using an Array formula to do VLOOKUP in multiple sheets

I have used below formula in this file but I do not know why it doesn not work and return #N/A!? Infact I need to lookup "Station .No" from other sheets to display it in Sheet1 : = VLOOKUP(I3,...
-1
votes
0answers
20 views

this subtraction function achieveable in excel?

I have 4 cells that I am working with (A1, B1, C1, D1). C1 is set where it'll automatically subtract B1 from A1 (=A1-B1). We also have to subtract D1 from B1 (=B1-D1) but we have to manually grab a ...
-2
votes
0answers
18 views

Difference between two rows of one column, add new row in between if different. (CSV)

I have multiple CSV files with similar data. which is retrieved from an automation module, I want to compare two adjacent Time Stamps and if they are less than 15 min apart add a new time stamp (row) ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Excel 2013 single column values multiple worksheet changes

I have been tasked at work with creating a calendar template that can be used by multiple groups with a standard set of variables & color coding. Okay, not a big deal since Excel has some ...
1
vote
1answer
17 views

How to increase all values at once in Excel (about 15K)

Lets just say that the values currently are 1 1 1 1 1 3 5 4 I want to add 1 to all the numbers so that the result is 2 2 2 2 2 4 6 5
2
votes
2answers
30 views

Combine multiple email addresses (in separate cells) into one cell (separated by comma) Google Sheets or Excel

I'm trying to combine multiple cells with email addresses into one cell where emails are separated by commas. I've used this formula: =P2 & ", " & Q2 & ", " & R2 & ", " & AD2 ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

Using indirect function within an Index formula, when the data is on a separate worksheet

This formula uses tabulated data on tab antistatic. =INDEX(apestatic!$E$42:$L$2140,MATCH('Graphed data'!$E4,apestatic!$E$42:$E$2140,0),MATCH(H$3,apestatic!$E$42:$L$42,0)) Along the left of the ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

How to find time difference between two cell in excel sheet?

"14/07/2016 09:26:59" & "14/07/2016 09:28:47" I could not find difference between this time. I have enter formula =A2-A1 result shows "#VALUE!" Please help me.
0
votes
0answers
25 views

EXCEL. An array that displays the most recent set of data(based on date) of a customer

I'm looking to pull data from one sheet into another sheet where I pick the most recent date of information on a person. So I may have 50 entries for Bob, but on sheet 2 I just want to post the most ...
1
vote
0answers
27 views

Conditional formatting with several conditions depending on different cells

I currently have a table in excel that looks like . The table shows four projects, each with three stages with each having an expected and actual start date for that stage. I want to create a ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

Excel - How to combine a hyperlink cell and text cell?

My requirement is I have one cell with text and the next cell with a hyperlink. I need to add only the hyperlink to the text. Any ideas on how this can be achieved? I want to automate or use a formula ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

Clearing a value when an option is selected from a drop down menu in Excel (VBA)

Good Morning, I'm trying to write a code in VBA, that while selecting from a drop down menu from D2, it will clear any value from E2 and F2 without removing the formatting. I have tried the follow ...
5
votes
1answer
47 views

Limitations to the Excel INDIRECT() Function

If I have numerical data in A1 and A2 then: =SUM(A1:A2) works and: =SUM(INDIRECT("A1:A2")) works and: =SUM(A1,A2) works but: =SUM(INDIRECT("A1,A2")) does not work. I am guessing that this ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

How to check the values are increasing or decreasing between different columns?

In the table below each row has a different behavior. Note that, In the first row, the columns "pool1" the values are decreasing. Also decreasing for columns "pool2" and "pool3". In the second row ...
-1
votes
1answer
12 views

IF there is the value of I6 in range C170:C999, then set D6 to value of B at index whereever I6 matches C170:C999

I tried for 3 hours now but can't find a solution to my problem. I have to set D6 to the value of the cell G on line where I6 and C170:C999 match. For example I6 matches C200, then D6 should be set to ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Excel offsets to suit complex autofill scenario

Having some trouble with off setting cells in order to use the auto fill option in excel rather than entering cell formula manually which is what I'm doing at the moment. Here is an example of what ...
0
votes
1answer
15 views

Need help tagging in excel

I am trying to sort this data in the best way I can, column B cells exist in multiple categories under column A. Therefore I would like to tag all the column B cells with their corresponding column A ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

How to replace an array excel formula with another regular one to avoid long calculation time

EXAMPLE by using an array formulas in range (E11:E16) According to the above example: To count unique customers in range (E2:E7) that meet only the following criteria: 1- Purchased Product 1, ...
2
votes
0answers
16 views

Show MS Excel Syntax as you type Formula

I have Office 2013 on my work computer and Office 2016 on my personal computer. On my work computer in Excel 2013 when you type a formula you get the suggested syntax for formulas as you type, but on ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Excel: Add new rows to a table with a subtotal row, when data added to a specific column on the last row

How do I get an Excel table (with a subtotal row) to automatically add a new row when I enter data in column C of the last row? At the bottom-right of the table I have 3 cells with basic SUM formulae,...
0
votes
1answer
11 views

Creating a For All function in Excel

This might be hard to explain, but I am trying to create implement a formula that compares a bunch of values of "TRUE" or "FALSE" and then displays an output a corresponding cell that states if at ...
0
votes
1answer
9 views

Excel formula: Add entries in same month and year

This seems like it should have a fairly simple solution, but I can't quite find it. Any help would be much appreciated. I'm trying to write a formula in Excel that will refer to an itemized list of ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Array formula behaviour inconsistent?

I am trying to use a sum with an array formula to be able to make a "sumproductif" : my old formula : =SUMIFS(OFFSET($B$2:$B$1915;0;$Z$22);$L$2:$L$1915;$Y$3;$B$2:$B$1915;X4) I replaced it with {=...
0
votes
2answers
20 views

Is there a way to add together an arbitrary number of cells based on a specific criteria in Excel?

So I have a spreadsheet with a bunch of little mini-charts as seen below. The numbers in blue are user entered, and they are all added together in the chart with the gray cells on the top left. Right ...
0
votes
0answers
41 views

Getting data from same row as matched cell on separate sheet

I need to match A2 with Sheet2!A:A, but the value I need is a cell on Sheet2 in the same row as the match. Let's say A2 matches Sheet2!A20. I need the formula to return what's in Sheet2!E20. I ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Defining a range in excel for index/match [on hold]

I'm trying to return a "best" value, but there are two criteria for a threading calc. One column has stress, which just has to be higher than a given value, and the other would be where you want the ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

Excel Power User Challenge - Advanced Workbook Split [closed]

I need to split a workbook's multiple worksheets into multiple files (not based on worksheet name). Sounds easy, but just wait. The project: It deals with very sensitive HR/performance data, and I ...
-1
votes
0answers
9 views

Excel - Data Fill from another sheet in certain column if value is right

I want to copy certain information from a line in another sheet if in a specific column it shows a value different from Work Done. Say in column F it has a value different from Work Done, then I want ...
-2
votes
0answers
11 views

Excel pivot table grouping

I'm using excel 2010 and I want to create a pivot table that shows times between breakdowns in groups of 1 hour. The problem is that no matter what I try I get the cannot group selection error. I ...
-2
votes
0answers
15 views

How to automatically transfer Excel data with no fixed cell reference to a new worksheet or workbook with specified fields

How do I AUTOMATICALLY transfer mixed data to go to specific fields in a new worksheet or workbook. All the Excel data are on separate worksheets. The columns and rows are not similar. The lables ...
-2
votes
0answers
53 views

Compare and group rows based on the sequence of their cell values in Excel 2013

I have one worksheet written to show packing contents for different products. This is how it is set up; Column A includes model numbers. Photos and part numbers are included in columns B through AH. ...
0
votes
2answers
42 views

Excel Formula Shows 0 and not null

I am using VLOOKUP() to populate a few cells, but when the value does not exist in the lookup table, I want the cell to show the original content, which is usually nothing. However, when the cell has ...
0
votes
0answers
44 views

without iteration condition, =A1+C1 in C1 cell,

I've tried iteration condition, but it is not taking only the 'A1' value, if I put some value in some other cell, C1 is calculating like =A1+C1 in C1 cell,means A1 value is 5, in C1 i put this farmula ...
0
votes
3answers
47 views

Excel: sum values corresponding to multiple matching or individual numbers

hoping someone can help with this one: The numbers on the left (phone numbers) will be either individual or repeated. Each row has a number in the second column that is associated with that phone ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

How do I return the last word of a string of text?

If any of you have been following the progression of my questions, then this may come as no surprise. Be that as it may, I have to ask it. I really did attempt to find an answer to this online and ...
0
votes
1answer
16 views

Ticket report - Auto populate from other worksheets into specific form

Hello ladies and gentlemen, I'm quite a dummy in excel and programming in general and I have a question related to building a report: I must present a ticket report of which tickets are opened, how ...
1
vote
1answer
22 views

Excel Get minimum value, and If two cells match from a row, return values from the consecutive 3 columns

Here's a simple explanation of what I'm having trouble with. Get minimum value, and If two cells match from a row, return values from the consecutive 3 columns. SUPPLIER A F4: PRICES SUPPLIER A ...
-1
votes
1answer
22 views

Need to filter out some names from a list of Total names

I have a list of names. I need to separate the names which contains characters g,j,p,q,y. The names can start with G,J,P,Q,Y i.e the characters as first letter. But the characters g,j,p,q,y shouldn't ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

How can I remove a cell from a range for a property lookup array

Lets say I have a value, A123456, in a column A, row 1, and i want to check if I have the same value in other rows of the same column, regardless of the length of the values as long as it has the same ...
0
votes
1answer
17 views

How do you return the last letter in a string of text in an adjacent column?

Rather than do 600+ entries manually before seeing if some superuser might be able to answer my question, I'm going straight to "the Oracle" first this time. By the way, @Scott Craner answered my ...
-1
votes
1answer
31 views

figuring Golf Handicap

Presently we use the following formula and it works great: =IF(COUNTIF(D4:AB4,">0")<3,C4,IF((((SUM(D4:AB4)-(COUNTIF(D4:AB4,">0")*36))/COUNTIF(D4:AB4,">0")))*0.9>20,20,(((SUM(D4:AB4)-(...
-1
votes
0answers
14 views

How do I transfer data values from a chart to a table on Excel?

I have data that is listed in a chart, for example Hello1 World2 Biscuit3 I would like to transfer this to a data table, but the numbers follow a specific pattern. For example, the table would be: ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Excel, Populating a cell based on what in types in another cell

I am currently working with excel and I am having a bit of difficulty. I will try to say basically what I am doing and what I would like to do. I am making a sheet that I would like to be able to ...
1
vote
1answer
32 views

Can't make the import sheets from directory function dynamic?

Can I modify the code below into a dynamic import of sheets, so I can run it in any sheet from my personal macrobook instead of a sheet called import-sheets.xls? Found the code for importing below. ...
-1
votes
0answers
33 views

Excel External Referencing Across Work Network

I've invested a large amount of my time over the past week to building a list of document types and descriptions into a series of Excel workbooks which rely heavily on external referencing (to each ...
0
votes
1answer
33 views

Excel: How to highlight highest value cell where duplicate in another column

I have a report containing a log of members details and any actions carried out on their account. As it is a log, there are duplicate membership_numbers in column A. Column B is the action on account ...
0
votes
1answer
16 views

How do I set up a formula that will return a certain value dependent upon a portion of text in a cell?

I've got a column of text. If the text of the cell contains el I want it to return "M" in the adjacent column. If the cell contains la instead, I want it to return "F" in the adjacent column. ...