# Tagged Questions

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### Excel: Reverse VLOOKUP with comparaison

I have an original table (the value column is sorted):
name | id | value
--------+-------+-------
abc | 1 | 12
def | 2 | 15
ghi | 3 | 23
jkl | 4 | 29
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### Excel String compare [duplicate]

I am trying to compare string and then display the what doesn't match between the two of them, for example:
take A1 which contains [alpha:beta] and then B1 which contains [alpha] and it will match ...

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### Easy MS Excel - MIN column with IF condition checking another column

I'm analyzing some personal expenditures for somebody on Excel.
I have a column for calendar dates and a column for expenditures on that date.
Of course, there are days when there are no expenditures ...

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### Display multiple cells if data on another workbook contains “X”value

I export a complex report daily and I transfer that information manually into another excel sheet. My question is: In workbook 1, can I get a group of cells in a row to display the text in workbook 2 ...

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### excel function searching multiple rows

I have a worksheet with a column (A) with dates. Some rows between dates are blank. I want to put a cell on another sheet that searches sheet1, column A for a particular date, and when that date is ...

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### Returning The Name of the highest value field

I have 4 field of Numeric Values, I want Excel To pick the highest value of them and show me the name of the field that is related to the highest one, for example:
Option 1 (J10) Option2 (K10) ...

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### How do I add a value to a cell in Excel if it's an int?

I have an Excel table with some cells that are numbers and some cells that are strings. I want a function that can add search through the table, and if the cell is a number, add it(+) and if it's a ...

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### Using a pre-existing function for a new row

I have an Excel document that contains X columns and N number of rows.
The very last column of a row performs a SUM of the first X-1 columns. The problem I have is, the user of this Excel document ...

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### Excel - define a formula in one cell to be used in other cells with different inputs like a function

I use excel 2010.
I want to use a formula defined in one cell as if it was a user-defined function.
Example:
In A1 I put something like (I know it's not a real syntax):
= 3 * Input + 15
And then ...

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### OpenOffice Calc - how to insert BLANK in a formula?

In Calc, as in most spreadsheet applications, an IF() function exists that can be used to control behaviour, for example inserting this formula in cell C1.
=IF(A1>B1;"A";"B")
will display A in ...