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

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Replace cells in spreadsheet with cells from different spreadsheet in Excel 2010

I have a spreadsheet with phone numbers. 347-286-3341 347-286-3342 347-286-3343 347-286-3344 347-286-3345 etc... I have another spreadsheet with phone numbers and corresponding names. ...
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Excel Using Reference for Worksheet names [duplicate]

I've looked around to try and resolve this, however I am unfamiliar with the coding. Here's my line of code, ='[WorkBook]BOM'!G6 What I want to do is make the Workbook call to a cell so I can mass ...
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Excel counta function fixed reach [duplicate]

I have a planning sheet in Microsoft Excel 2010 for my company. I have made a screenshot of the planning sheet which you can see below. In the column CAP the planner can see how much capacity that ...
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Summarizing the sales data to monthly

I'm having the following table of data: Customer 14-Sep-12 30-Sep-12 1-oct-12 28-Nov-12 5-Nov-12 ASTDU 4718.00 3885.00 1680.00 3058.00 2147.00 BJURT 3646.00 4557.00 ...
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Merge CSV files with Excel

Every day, I run a report that generates a .csv file of items that need to be purchased for the company that I work for. The fields look something like this: ...
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automatically transfer any data on excel spreadsheet to master spreadsheet

I work in a library and I am working on a workbook to track our orders from one company. I have three sheets where each sheet represents a different branch of our library. I am trying to have it set ...
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How to change a row of cells on excel 2010 depending on different cell data

Can anyone help me with a problem I'm having on excel 2010 please? I am trying to change the colour of part of a row of cells when certain data is input. For example I want cells A13 to G13 to ...
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Check if a Row Range Contains another Row Range values in Excel

I have an Excel file that contains two different columns having Customer Numbers (let's say CustomerA and CustomerB columns). What I would like to do to check which of the CustomerA values match the ...
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Get percentage of distinct values with dependency on 2nd column

I have a survey that I sent out to people. One question asked their sex and another asked if they get headaches. I now have to results in an Excel file and I'm trying to analyze it. But I'm having ...
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Excel 2010 - IF Function to transpose data from other sheets

I have Sheet 1 with a table with Columns A - T (first row being headings) containing aphabetical and numerical values. Column Q has a "Yes" or "No" value . The Rows contain the customer data for each ...
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Excel-Count number of visible cells containing certain string

I have a sheet in which I first apply a filter to a certain column to show "Unique records only". Now I have a column which contains, for e.g., values like: Applepie Applesauce Crabapple Banana Mango ...
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how do i extract cells from multiple spreadsheets all with same format into new master file

I have 300 excel files each with the exact same format - 4 worksheets in each file with same column/row headers. I am trying to extract information from select cells of each of these 4 worksheets (for ...
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Dynamically updated floorplan/asset register in Excel

I'd like to create a combined asset register and office floorplan in Excel 2010. Ideally it would have one data sheet with rows containing: ethernet socket number, room number, building, user name ...
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Unique values in multiple columns

I have a spreadsheet with the following:- Prod No Store 1 $ Store 1 Qty Store 2 Sale Store 2 Qty etc A 4.00 1 7.50 2 B 0 ...
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Extending formula down the column without symmetry

Suppose this is the formula for my I2 cell =IF(C2<>C1, N2, K1). If I extend this formula down the I column in excel, the default behaviour is I3= IF(C3<>C2,N3,K2) I4= ...
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Formula to search highest value related to a near match reference

I have a list of neutral references which change as per the date so What I am looking for is a formula that will search Product and return the latest date. e.g., A B ...
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I need to find the last Space in a XLS Cell

I have an Excel sheet with text values, e.g. in A1: "This is the text". I need to find the position of the last space character. Is there an excel formula that will give me the result I want? I have ...
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How to identify if a cell contains any of the values in a column

My question is the opposite (inverse?) of How to identify cells in Column A that contain any of the values in Column B. Specifically: I have a list of 19,000 first names and 10,000 passwords. I'm ...
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How can I combine the values from one column in rows where another column has duplicate data with Excel Starter?

I may have worded this badly so here is a screenshot: So in reference to the screenshot I want to combine the three rows I have highlighted. That data from the column I pointed to should be ...
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Excel saves a file in .csv but it keeps the columns and the rows as they were in the original sheet

I have a problem converting an Excel sheet in a *.csv file. I've searched all day for solutions, but nothing seems to work. After I select the sheet and save it as "CSV(Comma delimited)", pressing OK ...
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EXCEL: IF function only working if Value is TRUE and remitting a #NA if the Value is FALSE: Apple Mac Air - Microsoft Office 2011

Can anyone help me with the following formula? Basically it works when the condition is TRUE but gives me an error when the condition is FALSE. I would like the cell to remit the value "0" if the ...
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Sum a different range for each customer line on a table in Excel

I have a problem I am trying to solve and did not found similar issues in the website. I have the following issue: each customer receives the software upgrade at a different month I want to see ...
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Excel: IF function avoids circular reference by checking for a formula

In Excel, I'm trying to write an IF function which will avoid a circular reference. If cell X has a formula referencing this cell Y, display a value. Else if cell X has a value, divide that value by X ...
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Pick data from another sheet in specific row intervals

I have a sheet that picks values from a different sheet (raw data sheet). Best to show through an example. Col1 Row1 [anothersheet.xlsx]Sheet1!$B$14 Row2 ...
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Microsoft Excel hyperlink function to a specific location in a Word doc

I have a long column of numbers in Excel that I have mail merged to a Word doc. I would like to write a function in Excel that will hyperlink each cell from this column to its corresponding mail ...
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Need Macro to perform formula based on cell not number

I am working on a budget workbook and in column I (I5-I1135) I have numbers that I need to upon prompt (such as CTRL C) have the numbers divide by 10 then multiply by 12.. Example: cell I5 has ...
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Vlookup not registering range changes in calculation

Typing the first vlookup yields the correct result. When I pull down the cell reference to use the same vlookup on other cells, the vlookup recognizes that the formula has changed, but still delivers ...
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Calculating units of time in excel in order to multiply

I would like a formula that can multiply a unit of time, e,g if I enter 1hr and 20 min as 1.20 and multiply by10 i should have 13 hrs 20min displayed as 13.20 but what I would get currently is 11.
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Excel 2007 adding a percentage increase

Value = 20 is a constant number Percentage increase to "Value" in levels of 2%, 4%, 5% up to 20% I would like to enter in a cell the LEVEL of the object and it return the VALUE + the percentage ...
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How to get list of cells that match criteria in Excel 2013

I have three columns in an Excel 2013 spreadsheet. One is an ID, one is a reference column, and one is a referenced by column. Some rows reference other rows, and some rows are referenced by other ...
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EXCEL: If function and refering to cell containing operator

I don't know how to handle a cell which contain an operator and number. Let's say I have 3 rows: 2 0,6 <0,1 In column B I have IF function which checks the number if it's greater or less than ...
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excel vba: to export multiple excel sheet into its designated jpg file

I am working on an excel vba command to export multiple excel sheet to its designated jpg file. I have 16 worksheet in one excel workbook and it would be best to export each sheet into jpg format. ...
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Excel formulas for budgeting sheet (or VBA code)

I'm (an amateur) and I'm creating a sheet to help me with Budgeting. I've got bills that I can enter, but that come at a variety of different intervals. I'd love it if I could enter the total from ...
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In Excel, how do I copy a formula down or over, skipping cells?

Ex: =A1+A2 next cell down A3+A4 next cell down A5+A6, not A1+A2, A2+A3, A3+A4. I am trying to net cells, some are exact duplicates, some are not
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Globe Software Atlas Error: AtlasTable function “Failed to build Atlas forumla”

We have an Atlas Template (Excel document) containing a number of formulas. One of these formulas is causing the exception message: Failed to build Atlas formula: =AtlasTable("Production ...
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How to deal with lots of brackets in a formula?

Say, I have a formula like this (in LaTeX or Maple or other text system): Result: ...
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Two related cells: give a value in one, calculate the other, and vice versa? [duplicate]

How can I have a cell that uses the literal value written into it, or calculates its value when no literal value was given? For example: I have two columns: column B with a price including VAT, and ...
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Excel 2010 line chart; limiting data points to fewer than the max

In Excel 2010, how do I limit the number of data points on a line graph to the latest (or last) 4 data? I update the spreadsheet often, but only the latest data is graphed and reported.
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Excel 2010 Recordset - How to insert a sequential number into an extracted ODBC recordset based on unique identifer

ColumnA ColumnB EnquiryNo VisitNo 1804 0 1804 0 1804 0 1805 0 1806 0 1807 0 1807 0 Hope you can help as I am stumped! My excel ...
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Excel-Overcoming #VALUE error with FIND function

In cell A1 I have entered "Apple". In B2 I enter the formula =FIND("Apple",A:A). However I keep getting #VALUE error. Can anyone explain this and how do I overcome it.
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Google docs SpreadSheet get reuslt from a formula inside a formula

I was trying to obtain the result of a formula that is inside of another formula. | A | B | C | D | E | | Option1 | D2-(D2*10%)| | 10 | Result | | Option2 | ...
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standard deviation on excel

so I have 3 data sets, which all came from the first data set using the excel program. all consisted of random numbers from =randbetween(0,100) starting from A2:A102 which is 100 integers. for data ...
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Excel 2010 Formula not working - SUM IF

I have this excel table and I want to SUM some values from a column depending on what value they have on the column to the left. The values from the right that have "Overall Results" on the left, are ...
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Excel Formula To Get First Non-Zero Value in Row and Return Column Header

I am attempting to find a formula where I can look at a column range within a row and return the column header in that row where the first non-zero value occurs, moving left to right. Below is a ...
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Advanced (?) Excel filtering

First of all, I'd like to admit that I don't really know anything about Excel, but I have tried to look up a solution to this in Excel books and Googling. Here's what I'm trying to do: I have a ...
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Indirect lookup across spreadsheets

I have a spreadsheet that has information about all products for every week of the year. Currently I have a second spreadsheet that is setup to look at the first one for each field (currently has 52 ...
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Can I put the value of one cell next to the cells of the same rown?

Okay, so I've got a list of competition entrants with their details all set out in a row. This includes the number of invitation emails that they have sent out. Now I want to put the ENTRANT'S name ...
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Excel lookup / value formula

Ok hard to describe this one. I want to be able to create a formula where part of the formula is populated by info in another field. e.g. Sheet 1 A1 = TXT - A2 A2 = number - 1599 Sheet 2 A1 = ...
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Excel 2013: VLookup for cells that share common characters within cell but are both surrounded by other non-matching text

I am pulling information from 2 different databases. The databases use different naming protocol for the exact same item/specified placement however they always have certain components of the name in ...
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Compare two excel spreadsheets

I have a spreadsheet that is about 12 columns wide and 5k lines long. I get a new sheet each week and I need to compare the two to determine; 1. if a new line has been added, 2. If an date in the ...