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

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

In the below table each row shows different behaviour. For eg: In the first row for the columns "pool1" the values are decresing and same behaviour for "pool2" and "pool3" columns.
In the second row ...

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### 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 ...

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### 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 ...

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### Need help tagging in excel

Please help,
I´m trying to sort this data in the best way i can, column B cells exist in multiple categories under column A. Therefore i´d like to tag all the column B cells with their corresponding ...

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### 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, ...

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### 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 ...

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### 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,...

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### 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 ...

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### 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 ...

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### 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
{=...

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### 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 ...

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### 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 ...

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### Defining a range in excel for index/match

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 ...

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### Excel Power User Challenge - Advanced Workbook Split [on hold]

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 ...

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### 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 ...

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### 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 ...

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### 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 ...

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### 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. ...

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### 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 ...

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### 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 ...

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### Equal zero if the difference is less than zero [closed]

This is probably an easy question for those of you who know Excel:
How can I make a formula that makes the cell equal the difference of three cells but have a minimum value of zero?

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### 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 ...

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### 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 ...

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### 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 ...

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### 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
...

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### 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 ...

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### 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 ...

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### 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 ...

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### 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)-(...

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### 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:
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### 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 ...

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### 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.
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### 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 ...

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### 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 ...

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### 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.
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### Formula wont copying with reference because it links to another file

I am using Excel 2013 and have run into an issue. I have large amounts of information to go through with only a single repetitive way to do it. I am using the formula "=rept()" which links to another ...

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### how to calculate the area of the hysteresis loop

I have a dataset, where the output will be hysteresis loop, if I execute it in Excel. But, i could not find the method in excel to calculate the area of the loop.
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### Excel 2003 - How do I link sheets in different workbooks when there are path issues?

I've created several Workbooks relating to the same project and now want to create a master workbook that contains the results from each of the others.
The problem that I have is that the formulas do ...

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### Incremented h:mm:ss Timer in Excel

I am trying to create a new column that counts up in the h:mm:ss format such that E2 displays 0:00:00, E3 displays 0:00:01 ... E62 displays 0:01:00 and so forth.
I have tried inputting a properly ...

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### Counting the repeated text in another sheet

I have to count the repeated text of a cell which is in another sheet.
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How can I do it?

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### Excel 2010 formula?

I need help with a formula for the following:
L6 needs to show a date which is the date in K6 + the value (days) in J6. However if there is no data or only text in either K6 or J6, cell L6 should be ...

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### Need formula to add enough zeros to total 10 characters

I need to tweak the below formula, so that instead of always adding 5 zeros, it adds enough zeros to equal 10 values (characters). I'm using this in a system (iCIMS), and the result (depending on the ...

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### Searching an array from bottom to top

I have a table array $E$14:$G$851. Column E just contains unique identifiers, lets say a/b/c/d etc, column F contains hundreds of numbers all less than or equal to 20 and column G contains the values ...

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### How to calculate revenue equally based on start and end dates?

My company phases revenue based on slightly obscure start/end dates and I need calculate how much revenue falls into the current year, based on these dates.
If a contract starts on or after the 16th ...

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### Excel formula to read 2 of 3 cells repeating or not

I am having trouble getting a formula that will work the way I want:
IF 2 or 3 of the last 3 cells (A2:A4) were b, AND cell A5 is b, then C5=+, otherwise -.
IF 2 or 3 of the last 3 cells (A2:A4) ...

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### VLOOKUP across multiple worksheets in different workbook (Excel 2010)

Apologies if I placed this in the wrong place.
I am trying to create a VLOOKUP across multiple sheets in from another workbook, all the sheets have the same data and same layout, the VLOOKUP is in a ...

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### Excel reverse range

When doing a MATCH or anything that returns the first result in a range (say A1:A10) is there a way to reverse the range (A10:A1), such that the it effectively returns the last result? Currently, ...

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### How do I return a value that is not in it's own row?

I have a list of serial numbers that have different scan dates:
Serial # Started Ended Prev
A: L50099 28/02/14 11:50 AM 28/02/14 3:20 PM
B: L50099 25/11/15 ...

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### Excel custom function | formatting

I'd like to get the SUM of cells with a specific format in the same format.
For example, I have a column of column of cells with:
23/02/11
00/01/02
05/12/06
28/15/19 < I want the total to be ...

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### Excel If() function not working properly

I'm trying to set up a royalty payment that is the greater of $2000 or 30% of net revenue and the formula checks out, but does not render the correct value of $2,000 when the condition is met. Rather,...