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

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### Excel “NETWORKDAYS” formula

So I'm trying to compare 2 columns of dates in excel using the "NETWORKDAYS" formula but i have quite a bit of dates to compare. if someone could walk me through how to make it so column "C" shows ...

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### Excel searching column and copying the cell next to it

i need to find the value from column C in the row B, and copy the value from found result in column D. If it's possible with formula and to copy formula to all cells in column D ? without VB?
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### Naming worksheets automatically [closed]

I have a spreadsheet that I input data into everyday of every month; each worksheet represents one day of the current month. I have all the formulas I need but each month I have to change the ...

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### Excel Formula Challenge

I have a fairly specific Excel problem and I am hoping someone is savvy enough to come up with a working formula for me. I am using Excel 2011 for Mac btw.
So, I have a list of about 134 ISBNS, for ...

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### count number of cells that meet certain criteria between two other cells with certain criteria

I am looking for a way to count the number of cells meeting a specific criteria that are located between two other cells. For example:
A B C D E
151867377 01:03.5 ...

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### Cell to relate to information depending on infrmation in another cell

I hope you can understand what I mean. I have tried to draw below to help explain.
I need column d to have the information in column a1 and column h to have the information in a2- Keeping it in the ...

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### Is there a way to combine duplicates within a large range in Excel?

I have a large (1.7 million rows) table of sales data on a sheet in Excel, many entries of which are identical other than a unique ID and a timestamp. I’d like to consolidate this data by combining ...

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### I am trying to match based on a dynamic cell reference with the match function

=MATCH(B$4,CONCATENATE("'",A5,"'!$E:$E"),0)
The above formula result is #VALUE!
Cell A5 has the value Sheet1, however, after testing this will change to a date e.g. 01-Jul-14
What am I doing ...

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### Excel - Formula to get total number of worksheets

I have 100+ sheets, it is hard for me to count them one by one.
Is there a one line formula to get the total number of sheets? The CELL or ADDRESS function perhaps?
I remember using something like ...

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### SUMIFS using “greater than or equal to” with text values

Using the following simplified example, I want to calculate the sum where Category="Graduation" and Date >= 1986-05-01.
Category Date Count
Graduation 1985-06-15 1
Graduation 1985-09-12 2
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### Excel 2010: Formula for Sum and Return Date

I have a workbook with a Summary sheet and a Data Set sheet with a linked table containing 700k+ records of financial data on investments. (In my particular case, it is real estate properties; but ...

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### How do I convert dates from Open Office format to MS Excel format

I am trying to save a file in Libre Office as an excel file but Excel sees the data displays it as a negative number using a series of ###### symbols.
I believe the problem is to do with the two ...

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### Combining IF and SIGN functions in Excel

So I'm trying to do something in Excel, in our lecture notes the teacher uses it, without explaining how.
For reference, this is the bisection method to find roots of an equation.
So I have 4 ...

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### Pie Radar Chart outline series not working

I have been trying to create a Pie Radar Chart as described in answer to this question.
Everything works until I get to the section that describes inserting a series to create the chart's outline:
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### Microsoft Excel 2007 - Drop down list that grabs multiple columns from another sheet

I've been scouring the internet for this but can't seem to find a solution.
Let's say I have 2 Sheets - "Items" and "Inventory".
Inside "Items", I have 3 columns:
Item Name
Item Type
Item Cost
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### Excel 2010: Calculate full months between dates

I have dates in two columns and I would need to calculate amount of full months between two dates.
I export the spreadsheet from SAP ERP in .xls format but opening with Excel 2010. DATEDIF function ...

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### Calculate number of Sundays in the month

In Microsoft Excel I am looking to determine the number of Sundays in any given month. I am putting together a budget spreadsheet and some of the sub accounts get extra funding when five Sundays are ...

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### Excel - Include cell in column count if previous cell in row contains certain text

I have searched for this but I have not had much luck. What I would like to do is below:
A B C D E
1 ob ob
2 ACR ob
3 ob
4 ACR ...

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### Edit current cell via keyboard?

In Excel for Macintosh 2011, when the cursor is in a particular cell of a spreadsheet and you wish for the focus to move to the edit line for that cell where the formula is displayed, is there a ...

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### Formula to find items in Excel and determine total quantity of each item

I have a steel cut list in Excel. There are over 1000 rows of information and probably 100 different part numbers. Is there a formula that can find the total quantity for each part number?
I am ...

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### How to use a value in a cell to reference another workbook? [duplicate]

I have a list of names for workbooks and their directory in a worksheet. I want to create a formula where this...
='C:\Users\USER\Desktop\[Book2.xlsx]Sheet1'!$D$6
I want to replace the ...

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### How can I have a cell flash green or red dpending on whether the updated value is higher, or lower? - In Excel

I am running an excel spreadsheet. Some of the values are being fed in from an external source. In this case, it is the price of crude oil.
The cell is updating in real time.
I would like to have ...

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### Excel: find the cell that another formula found its “answer” in

I made a formula that searches an array to return a value, and now I want excel to "show its work" and tell me in which cell it found that value. I've been fighting with MATCH and ADDRESS but so far ...

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### Calculations for groups of data

I have 3 columns of data in an excel sheet. The first column represents zip codes, the second represents values in that zip code and the third column represents the frequency of that value in the zip ...

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### Phone number formatting in Excel 2010

I have so many numbers in so many format like 2123244559, or 364 7890, or 02246802121.
I want to write them in the same format like 0 ### ### ## ##, but the "format cell" tab isn't working.
I've ...

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### Calculate average gas prices by year in excel [closed]

I have 3 columns, A=Date, B=Price, C=Grade in Excel. I want to calculate the average price of fuel for each year and an overall average of all years by grade.
The data table looks like this
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### Convert formulas in table to structural references

I have converted my range in excel 2010 into a table. However, the formulas which were before like that(see below) stayed the same and do not convert into structural references.
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### Showing name of row instead of excel cell name

I am having extremely long formulas over an extremely big sheet. At the moment I am tracking the formulas with the Formula Auditing Tool. However, my idea would be to just replace for example in a ...

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### Excel - How to count matches in data?

I am looking for patterns in the user journey of converted customers. I have each customers details in a row and then each step of the journey in it's own cell in columns, with up to 12 steps for each ...

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### Excel Help: Search Column A, Sheet 1 for same value in Column A, Sheet 2, return value of Column B, same row in Sheet 2 [closed]

I'm surprised I couldn't find the answer on Google, maybe I am being silly.
I want to perform this function:-
I have two sheets in Excel, lets say they are Sheet 1 and Sheet 2
In Column A, Sheet 1 ...

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### Compare the value change of data in Excel between two similar sheets without VBA?

I need to match data in the column A's of two different sheets with similar data and then compare the values in column C. sheet 1 features data from this month, sheet 2 from last month.
I have column ...

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### Months and Date keep being switched around when running VBA

I have a column on my sheet, Column F which is full of dates. Now I need these dates to be in this format "dd,mm,yyyy" but sometimes they are in text form, us/armenian format in the original data. Why ...

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### Clear contents from matched column of data in another sheet

I have a column of email addresses on sheet 2 col A (but I could put them on sheet 1 if it would make it easier / faster) that I want to remove from sheet 1 col D if matched (there may be 2 or more ...

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### =randombetween with a certain percentage between a narrower range

I want to randomly generate dates (within a four-year period) for 32 different records/rows in excel.
Additionally, I want 75% of those dates to be during one year in particular (within that four ...

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### Excel formula for collapsing adjacent rows with a sum

I have a spreadsheet with values like so:
blah 1 12
2 12
3 12
foo 1 6
bar 1 2
foo 1 6
2 5
Numbers in the middle column range from 1 to 8; ...

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### Excel - minifs function returning 0

I'm trying to write a function in Excel 2013 that returns the minimum of a set of cells that meets two criteria, but the function always returns zero.
On one worksheet, I have a table with several ...

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### Calculating time between 5a-1p or 530a-130p

I was wondering if it is possible for Excel to calculate time span if each time block is in 5a-1p format in one cell. That way I could add the hours for each week without changing too much.
Sample ...

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### Excel using INDEX and LIST to return multiple results [duplicate]

I'm trying to use Excel with the INDEX and LIST functions (rather than VLOOKUP) as I am trying to return multiple results from one worksheet into another.
I've got close with the following formula: ...

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### Excel function working like SQL group by + count(distinct *)?

Suppose I have an Excel sheet with below data
CODE (COL A) | VALUE (COL B)
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A01 | 10
A01 | 20
A01 | 30
A01 | 10
B01 | ...

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### How does the NOW() function get evaluated cross time zones in Excel Online?

How does EXCEL ONLINE evaluate the NOW() function when a spreadsheet is accessed from different time zones? For example, if user PAUL is in London, UK and accesses a sheet at 5PM GMT and user SUE is ...

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### How to compute regularization date in excel [duplicate]

Hi I want know if there is a formula in excel. Let's day I was hired Feb 24, 2014 so regularization is 6 months so my regularization date would be August 24, 2014. I want to know the formula in excel ...

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### Date Arithmetic in Spreadsheets

I have a bunch of data in a spreadsheet where the left-most column represents a date in the format DD-MM. Here's an example for column A:
15-09
23-09
25-09
30-09
02-10
I ...

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### Excel SUM From Different Sheets IF Date Found

I have a workbook with separate sheets for each product (about 20 sheets, adding more on a regular basis). Each product is only available for a certain time frame, and has daily sales data recorded on ...

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### How to require a cell input if another cell has a value

I'm trying to edit the VBA for one of my workbooks so that If there is a value in column A, then a value for column C is required or else the file won't save, but i'm having some trouble with this. I ...

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### Double Filter in Excel

I'm trying to "stack" filters in excel, so to speak. I want to filter column A to show anything greater than 30 and then I want to filter column B to show the top ten items. When I do this, however, ...

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### Creating automated Microsoft Excel filtered list

I have the following situation in one of my Excel sheets:
I have a table with some values, particularly "date", "stock" and "cost" among other data. The table may contain values from various ...

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### Excel Extending Equations

So I have an excel table that is multiply 1 value against several other values. It looks like this:
So I want the equations inside cells C14 to F14 to be B14*C5, B14*C6, B14*C7, B14*C8 respectively. ...

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### Excel: if cell in column A = text1 and cell in column B = text2 then cell in column C = text3

I'm desperately trying to figure out how to create a formula. In column F, I've created a data list of 5 items. In column H, I've created another data list of 5 items. In column I, I'm trying to make ...

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### Google sheets formula reference cell data in another sheet

I need help with formatting a sheet. My sheet that I need to format is an attendance list. I want the names of the students in column A that have a certain teacher. I want to pull those names from ...

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### Auto formatting new pivot rows to data bars

I have a pivot table that takes data from database and displays it as a data bars. Problem is, that the data is updated daily - every day new row is added so the pivot table is growing. Unfortunately ...