One of productivity apps in Google Drive, that allows you to create and edit worksheets

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
55 views

Importing Columns of Data

I'm trying to import columns of data from different sheets. Examples SEARS -- (sheet one) (I'm entering the prices manually) 1/2013 $8 2/2013 $5 3/2013 $14 Here is sheet two: (I'm entering ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

Add Drop Down Boxes into total

I'm trying to style this sheet better so a user can select items from Everquest Next Landmark and get a total of all the items needed to craft it all. Basically if they want to add up a copper ...
0
votes
1answer
188 views

Make first row in Google Spreadsheet column names

I cannot figure out how to turn the first row of a Google Spreadsheet into column names so that I can sort the spreadsheet by column without losing the variable names at the top of the spreadsheet. I ...
0
votes
0answers
185 views

Populate Google Form field from spreadsheet to generate unique url

I have a customer satisfaction form that I am going to send out to multiple people. I'd like to link that survey to a unique incident number. Each person can fill out a survey multiple times for ...
0
votes
0answers
43 views

Work around app script for notifications on new google spreadsheet

I need a work around app script for notifications on new google spreadsheet. I would like to have an e-mail notification sent to me if someone makes changes or additions to column D.
0
votes
0answers
309 views

Create a checkbox-type function that works on the Android Drive app for Google Spreadsheet?

How can I create a checkbox-type function that works on the Android Google Drive app for a Google Spreadsheet? I want to make a to-do list (groceries, trip prep, etc.) that the user can check "done" ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

Google Spreadsheet print column-wise

I want my Google spreadsheet to import data from another Google spreadsheet. And I have successfully done that. But now I want to design a game in which I need the data to be imported and written ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

Use sort function but filter results

I'm looking to use the =SORT function on some data, but I only want the first result with that name. Column A contains a Name, column B contains a level, and column C contains a date. I'm currently ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

“ImportXML” function in Google spreadsheet for “answers.yahoo” site

Please help me understand why this formula =importXML("http://answers.yahoo.com/search/search_result?fr=uh3_answers_vert_gs&type=2button&p=cloud","//ul[@id='yan-questions']") is not ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

forms automatically generate individual sheets

Is there a function which will allow data submitted via forms to create an individual sheet within my master file, in addition to being incorporated into the master list. For example, in the data ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

google spreadsheet filter, string equivalent

Columns D, E, and F store names that represent 2-3 person teams assigned to the name in column A. The teams are assigned to multiple names and thus appear in multiple rows. The teams' composition ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Google Sheets Custom Sort

I need help creating a script to select only rows 15 to 630 (a15:z630) of my "DASHBOARD" page and sort these rows by column A (date). The first 14 rows are frozen and must never be sorted. ...
0
votes
1answer
55 views

Google Spreadsheets: Create a master sheet for formatting

I have a sheet for each month's personal expenses with a chart and all. I am still changing formatting and have to change everything for every sheet individually. What I would like to have is: An ...
0
votes
1answer
70 views

Time Triggered Script to Change Cell Contents

What I want to do is for example: A time will be manually entered into a cell say D3, when it is 20 minutes before this I want cell D1 to change to "20 MIN", WHEN IT IS 5 minutes before I want to ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

'New Row' Spreadsheet List function

I have set up a Google Docs Spreadsheet to use as a job booking in system for my design agency. I'd like to have this where the newest jobs are at the top, but at the very top is a blank row, where a ...
0
votes
0answers
63 views

Entering time data quickly using code for a specific range of cells

What API code do I use if I want to quickly enter 24 hour times (without entering the colon and still retaining time formatting) for a certain range of cells? I know the following code works for ...
0
votes
0answers
44 views

Error in Query function with aggregate function in two column & Pivot

I have an error while using query function which I have used in “Solution” Sheet. Below is the function that I have used: =QUERY(Problem!A6:G3493,"Select C,sum(F),Sum(G) group by C Pivot D label C ...
0
votes
0answers
56 views

List of Dates of Current & Previous Month in Google Spreadsheets

I want to have the dates of the current month and the previous month automatically get populated. So I'm using =MONTH(NOW()) to get the current month and =MONTH(NOW())-1 to get the previous month. ...
0
votes
1answer
105 views

Google docs spreadsheet - limit values to other ranges

I'm trying to create a docs spreadsheet that defines various objects, and these objects sometimes reference each other (equivalent to SQL foreign key). Is there a way that I can limit the values of a ...
0
votes
0answers
47 views

Import Google SpreadSheet data into Google Adwords via a script

Google Adwords data can be exported to a Google SpreadSheet, by using a script. How can I import Google SpreadSheet data into Google Adwards, with the usage of a script? I've gone through the API ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

Google Sheets Function to have a button take you to a specific sheet

So I followed the instructions to make a function as found here. But when I click the button I made, it takes me to the correct sheet but all the data is hidden. In this example I clicked the ...
0
votes
0answers
128 views

Index Match Script for Google Spreadsheet

I'm making a scheduling database in Google Drive. On a second sheet in the same Spreadsheet I have all accounts listed in columns: I would like on the 1st sheet to type in an account number in ...
0
votes
0answers
196 views

Prefilled Google Forms with Google Spreadsheet Data

I'm looking for a way to 'pre fill' a google form with specific data from a google spreadsheet. The form will have the same 'standard' questions for everyone, but the data in the first two question ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Is it possible to link an editable Google Spreadsheet in to Google Coursebuilder?

Is it possible to link an editable Google Spreadsheet in to Google Coursebuilder? I see that I can add a Google Spreadsheet into the lesson body using the rich text editor and adding the gcb: Google ...
0
votes
0answers
66 views

Google Spreadsheets formula error

I have the following formula in a sheet that works in Excel but comes up with an error in Google Spreadsheets. =(IF(A6<=TODAY(), INDEX($AS$2:$AU$12,MATCH(A6,$AS$2:$AS$12,1), ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

Is it possible to create a form in an HTML component in an edX unit that sends parameters to Google Spreadsheet

The edX platform doesn't have functionality to create poll style questions. I would like to create a form in an html component of a unit that saves the input from the form into a spreadsheet as a ...
0
votes
1answer
375 views

Generating charts from Google Form Data via Google Spreadsheets

I have two colums that are generated from a google form: I would like to create two pie charts, one for City A and one for City B, showing the percentages of male and females from those cities. I ...
0
votes
0answers
59 views

Spreadsheet Data into a Form

I am building a simulation (a "create your own adventure") for my students in which they use a Google Form to select into which of 5 groups they would place 25 first graders (Round 1). I get the ...
0
votes
1answer
662 views

Script error trying to populate form drop down menu from spreadsheet

We are trying to link a list on a Google Spreadsheet to a drop down menu on a Google Form. The twist is that this Google Spreadsheet list will be continuously updated and needs to automatically ...
0
votes
0answers
50 views

GAS: How to change all values of a neighbor column? (code not working)

I have a Google Apps Script which I want to use to do this: get the text of all cells of column G of my sheet, extract some data from this text (dates embebed in text) and put the result in the column ...
0
votes
0answers
86 views

Prevent sorting within a strict subset of the columns

For Google Docs Spreadsheets, is there any way to prevent sorting from ever being carried out in just a strict subset of the columns, so that data in some of the columns remains stationary while data ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

get editor name, time stamp, and date after every editing

I have a spreadsheet, on that every cell i want the name of user, new time and date on which the editing done. the formate will be "date, time stamp, and update by" Kindly suggest
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Counting unique values based on multiple columns

I am working in Google Spreadsheets and trying to do some counting that takes into consideration cell values across multiple cells in each row. Here's my table: |AUTHOR| |ARTICLE| ...
0
votes
0answers
71 views

Google Apps Script: how to get data from another sheet from the active spreadsheet? [duplicate]

I have a spreadsheet with several sheets, like this: If I want to use the active sheet in the active spreadsheet, I use this method: var s = SpreadsheetApp.getActiveSheet(); How do I use another ...
0
votes
0answers
80 views

Can any Excel spreadsheet function enact a certain $ transfer between $ accounts?

I can't yet find an Excel spreadsheet function to enact a certain transfer of money (between e.g. two Paypal or bank accounts) ; does anyone know of one? (Usage example: Of course, this function ...
0
votes
0answers
133 views

Filtering data based on dropdowns in Google Forms

Is it possible for me to have a choose from a list question in a Google Form and have two dropdown boxes? Such that, the list items in the second dropdown box will depend on the item chosen in the ...
0
votes
0answers
72 views

Sending emails to specified end users

I'm trying to write a script to send emails from a google spreadsheet. My specifications are: Send email upon form submit Only send to email address listed on form I have written a sendEmail ...
0
votes
0answers
34 views

How to restrict the number of entries for a particular column in shared spreadsheet using Google Drive

I want to create a spreadsheed using Google Drive in which some columns entries should be retricted based on given value. E.g.: I have some columns named users, item1, item2. In columns item1 & ...
0
votes
0answers
43 views

Using a dynamic OFFSET & ISBLANK() function

I have a spreadsheet I'm working on that we use to run large corporate events. Each segment length has a length as well as corresponding start time. I want each cell in the time column to look above ...
0
votes
0answers
111 views

Use of importdata with arrayformula

I’m using importdata to retrieve Yahoo stock information, which works fine on indivdual rows, but when combined with arrayformula to fill down the page when additional symbols are added does not ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Mail merge from Google spreadsheet to Google doc

I want to print out tests for a class I teach, but I want each to be identical except for the name of the student at the top. I want this to be drawn from a Google spreadsheet that I've created that ...
0
votes
0answers
61 views

Google Spreadsheets Validation list with Label

Thanks in advance. I have just started using Google Spreadsheets so am very new to it's ways! So far it looks incredibly powerful! I am using some data in a sheet called Jobs as a reference to ...
0
votes
1answer
70 views

Get a list of items missing from array in google spreadsheet

I have a spreadsheet where I'm using the trailing set of columns as a kind of foreign key; I'm trying to throw an error if someone enters a value that doesn't exist. I'm thinking one way to do this ...
0
votes
0answers
45 views

A simple spreadsheet sorting

In a Google Spreadsheet I have different groups of cells in one column to auto-sort. All cells in this column have same pattern of data, all datum have it's own cell and it's needed to be sorted into ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

How to have function input row/cell automatically update in response to new data? [duplicate]

I apply a function, such as SUM(A10:A20) to a set of data. When I give A21 a value I would like SUM(A10:A20) to automatically update to SUM(A11:A21), "following" the last X number of cells in a ...
0
votes
2answers
199 views

How can I make a Google spreadsheet Function reference one column's value and adjust it to a different Value?

I am trying to create a spreadsheet that will calculate varying sizes. I need it to reference a key where a letter is an established size such as H=1984, S=672, etc. so as that that column can be ...
0
votes
0answers
38 views

How can I move the cursor when editing a formula in Google Spreadsheets?

The cursor control while editing a formula in Google Spreadsheets on Mac OS X is maddening! Left and Right move the cursor one character left and right Option-Left and Option-Right insert a cell ...
0
votes
1answer
464 views

Getting SUM function to work in Google Spreadsheets

I'm trying to get something like this. These are all in minutes I guess it goes that way when I type them like this. Number Time After Work TOTAL 1 1:52 2:00 ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Formatting differently within a single cell in Google Spreadsheets? [duplicate]

In Excel you can change the format (e.g bold or change the color) of a single word or part of a text field within a single cell. Can this be done in Google Spreadsheets?
0
votes
0answers
23 views

How to return the latest date in Google Docs Spreadsheets? [duplicate]

I would like to return the latest date from a number of dates in Google Docs Spreadsheets. In Excel MAX(E2:L2) would give me the latest date, but Google Docs just gives me a number: 40505 instead ...