# Questions tagged [microsoft-excel]

A spreadsheet application by Microsoft. Use this tag along with [vba] if your question involves programming Excel in VBA, and with [worksheet-function] if it involves an Excel formula or worksheet function.

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### In excel how can I sum all the cells above the current cell upto a particular cell

What formula should I apply to add all the cells above the current cell but only up to a cell with a particular text.
Like in case of the below example the formula adds all cells above it but only up ...

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### Create a bar graph in excel expressing total money spent between multiple people [on hold]

I have two columns of data I would like to make a table for.
One column has money spent and the second column is the name of the person. The table has duplicate entries for each person with each row ...

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### How can I expand Excel datasets that have formulas attached?

I'm trying to work with some relatively simple datasets in Excel, but I realized that I don't know how to expand them properly.
See the image below for reference:
If I wanted to add a USER E or ...

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### Is excel good for data storage and analysis?

About a year ago I decided to store some personal information in excel file (weight, daily step count, blood pressure, books read, tasks completed, ...). Every row is one day and it's getting ...

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### Excel VBA Code Works with F8 but not When Run [on hold]

I've researched this problem and have not found any situation similar to mine.
Goal of the Macro is Insert an Embedded Picture into an Embedded Chart. Code does this by:
Copying the Picture
Adding ...

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### Excel to PDF - number turns to symbol

When I save as PDF or print my excel to PDF the 1 in my date changes to a symbol. How do I stop this from happening. Pictures below to show what i'm talking about. I'm using excel 2016 and adobe ...

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### Creating Excel Financial model

I have created a model that calculates the monthly cost of a property and would like to return the annual cost in a table below it. What function would you use to return an annual value that could ...

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### Running two VBA procedures in Excel

Can someone tell me how to combine and run both of these in the same Excel worksheet? Please be specific since I am a neophyte at coding!! Thanks
This procedure:
Private Sub Worksheet_Change(ByVal ...

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### Displaying a different value in referenced cell

Have two tables in same worksheet, table 1 has a value of 14 in cell C36 and I made cell T24=C36 in Table 2, the value in T24 displayed is 9... any reason why this would happen?
both cells are ...

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### How to convert range of image file path from local folder as comment in the selected destination range?

I'm asking for your help. My research ended up in 2 different macros that combined will give a good utility for my work.
This VBA code will insert image as comment.
This VBA code will fetch ...

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### Why does Excel say “there's [an issue] with the clipboard”?

I had to paraphrase the error from Excel because Superuser doesn't allow "problem" in the title, which is a bit amusing in this case. The actual error, as I'm sure anyone who uses Excel is aware, is ...

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### How to increase speed of code using data structures rather than for-next loops?

I have already resolved several others using Application.Index with Application.WorksheetFunction.Match and reduced time to perform from about 7-8 seconds to milliseconds. But I feel there is still ...

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### Excel - INDEX MATCH MATCH with a twist

I'm trying to assist some local firefighters make a crewing display page on their excel roster. Their roster is setup with dates from 1st January -> 31st December vertically in column A with the ...

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### Has Excel updated their Times New Roman font?

The symbol ∧ (unicode 22c0) does not work with Times New Roman Font in MS Excel for Mac 2013. But it works in MS Word for Mac. The symbol's stats in other encoding formats can be found here:
http://...

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### How can I make Excel visually update cells?

I am using Excel 2016. I have a small spreadsheet that is exhibiting some unusual display problems.
When I recalculate a range, which includes all cells on the sheet with content or formulas, two ...

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### Need help to write VBA [on hold]

I am new to VBA and don't know how to wright it. I have spreadsheet that needs to be converted to the different format. I used the "IF' formula it gave me the result but it didn't completely did what ...

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### When I copy data from Qt-Creator to Excel, the tabs are turned into spaces

I am using Qt-Creator to edit a file which contains lines of tab delineated data, and I have white-space rendering turned on in Qt-Creator, so I can see the tabs. When I copy this data into an excel ...

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### Conditional formatting for merged cells

I have these two rules for a set of cells:
The full formulas are
=$AB27=""
and
=LOWER($AB27)=ok
I thought this would make it so that if "ok" (with any capitalization) was entered into the the ...

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### update sheets to master sheet

How to update a Excel spreadsheet from a master that I would be changing data on periodically. I would like to update the Master with newer formulas and data. when I go to a folder and open up the ...

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### Combine multiple row into one, keeping columns data

I have the following type of table
Current table
P.no. P.Line ian feb mar apr mai iun iul aug sept oct nov dec
100001 Line1 100 ...

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### Percentage calculation formula

I have two questions and I just can't figure it out. I have trying to calculate 3% into a base rate.
$28.54 + 3% = $29.40
The goal really would be to do:
$29.40 - 3% = $28.54
However, when I do ...

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### Split cell content into multiple separate rows in Excel

Suppose in A1 cell I have some comma separated letters.
content(A1 cell) = A, W, L, F
I would like to the following result:
content(A2 cell) = A
content(A3 cell) = W
content(A4 cell) = L
content(...

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### Formula not Working After Date 12 for every month

I came through a very weird issue. In Image1 You can see I am converting Column B to TEXT in a specific format in Column D. And in Column E I am getting the Time Hour Value. (Ref - Image 1)
But my ...

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### Excel: Grading Formula to Omit Certain Cells

I have an excel sheet I've made for a class.
I have pre-filled in all of the assignments:
| A | B | C
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1|Assignments |Points ...

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### VBA check existing file timestamp on network

I don't know how or where to start & Excel VBA MsgBox doesn't help me at all.
My employer has a shared excel file that multiple people access & use on a network & saving has become an ...

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### Microsoft Office Tools- permanently remove author name

I am having some trouble with Microsoft Office tools, I want to permanently remove the author name from all future created documents.
Word, Excel, etc, keep pulling my computer login username (Lets ...

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### Delete columns based on selection from a list box in Excel

I want to use Excel to delete columns from a worksheet based on the column header values that are seeded into a list box.

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### Conditional Formatting Wont Work

I created 4 conditional formatting rules and for some reason, only 3 of them work.
For all 4 of them, the rule type is set to "use a formula to determine which cells to format", as I want the whole ...

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### How to display only data in a recap that meets certain criteria in Excel

I have a spreadsheet that contains individual tabs that are checklists for property inspections. Each item in the checklist gets a score of 1 – 4 and has comments. I want to create a “Remediation Plan”...

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### How can I get the exact position of bold words in a cell?

I have two cells (let"s say A1 and B1) with same content, but not same formatting (borders, size, background, etc.)
I need to have the same bold words in the two cells.
But I don't want to change any ...

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### Simple Array Formula in Excel not comparing the right values

I'm trying to calculate with an Array Formula (in Cell D2) what i'm calculating in cell D11. The issue i'm having is that it appears my Array Formula is not evaluating the inputted array one-by-one. ...

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### Excel euro negative numbers

I have the custom cell with the below formatting
_-[$€-x-euro2] * #,##0.00_-;-[$€-x-euro2] * #,##0.00_-;_-[$€-x-euro2] * "-"??_-;_-@_-
How to show negative number inside brackets ?

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### How to generate a splatter chart in Excel?

I am trying to get a chart for the following.
I have different groups -- Fiance, HR , IT, Maintenance -- and for each one, I have on the X axis a pick list of choices to show interest (very low, ...

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### Advanced F&R Regex - Sheets / Excel - If “X” is in cell A1 and add “Y” to cell B1

I am looking for a formula or regex that I can use to find a value in a string in one cell and if found add another string to the adjacent cell in another column.
For example, I have a list of ...

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### Cloud or In-house [on hold]

I am assigned a task to find a way to reduce the computing cost. We are using AWS at the moment.
The work we do involves a lot of calculation in excel spreadsheets using VBA modules. The result will ...

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### Tortoise svn diff for excel files

I was pleasantly surprised to find that Tortoise svn diff lets me find the diff between two excel files. The cell which is different is highlighted in red. It works for small excel files.
But I have ...

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### Combining Data From Rows into Columns, Excel 2016

So, In column A, I have a lot of repeating typeId's, with different data in columns C/D. I would like to take any row that has a duplicate typeID, take the data in column C/D and move it to the next ...

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### Copy multiple cells from workbook a to workbook b keeping keeping the exact reference to the cell

I am building a catalog I have all data and costing listed in workbook1. Now I need to reference workbook2 the customer catalog, back to workbook1 so all data only needs to be updated in one place. ...

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### Excel vlookup not working

I am using a Mac.
I have 3 categories of ZIP Codes, Zone 1, Zone 2 and Zone 3. I have a list of ZIP Codes and I need to see easily if a zip code is zone 1, 2 or 3.
Column E holds my ZIP Code. ...

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### Trouble using getpivotdata with different dimensions, Vertical and Horizontal

I am trying to use getpivotdata, but not sure how to get the formula working properly. I need to have the critera of business date, Name, and then base it on my headers and return the numbered area in ...

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### Find duplicates within group in excel

Say I have a spreadsheet with the following:
RoadIDs | Order
0 0
0 0
0 0
0 0
0 0
0 0
0 1
0 2
1 1
I'd want to ...

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### Hiding row if there is data in all cells of a row

I've searched high and low but couldn't find an answer to fit my issue. I was wondering if someone could help me figure out a code for..
If all cells in a row contain data then hide the row; if there ...

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### How to display a value in cents as dollars (without fraction) by using only cell formatting, not formulas

The question is same as this one, but 950 cents should be displayed as 9, while keeping original 950 as cell value.
Let's say I have an integer value of 950 (representing 950 cents) in cell A1 in ...

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### Name cells based on adjacent cells [on hold]

I need help with the following:
If the cell above is named the same, the cell to the right will be named "Level 1" if not "Level 2". Now if it is "Level 2" all of the cells below with the same name ...

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### Excel for Mac conditional formatting not working (at all)

My Conditional Formatting button stopped working (MacBook Air, MacOS Mojave 10.14.2, Excel 2016). This is true for existing files with the formatting done previously, and new files. None of them are ...

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### Excel: New Powerquery from Web (csv) doesnt work

I want to build a worksheet where the user can input a Stock symbol and the balance sheet is automatically downloaded from morningstar to a table, and then some custom formulas are run on the data.
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### MS Excel Filter Chart Data Labels not updating with filter

I have a large table of data containing my x-axis data, a column of dates, a column of numbers, and a column of data labels. I have setup a pivot chart where the date is the filter and the data all ...

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### Add a CountIF to a SumProduct Formula

In a previous question, Scott gave me this great formula to sum all the sales from salespeople who saw an increase in sales from 2017 to 2018:
=SUMPRODUCT(C2:C9-B2:B9, --(C2:C9>B2:B9), --(B2:B9>...

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### Excel formula matching sheet1 and sheet2 and getting result

Can someone please help on Excel formula:
I have a spredsheet With two sheets.
In sheet1 I have two column
In sheet2 I have tree column.
I want two column from sheet1 to match With two column in ...

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### Merging data from multiple files

So in my case I have multiple Linux VM's and each one of them there is a file called
output.txt (or other extension like excel?). They look like:
Average download time:8647
Average whatever : 153
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