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How to perform a Vlookup with search column dynamic depending on input in another cell

I have the following table. What I want to do is as follows. User selects either Minor, Medium, or Major and that specifies which column is used. User then inputs a number 1-100 and the chart ...
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Clamp Value in Google Sheets

I'm trying to clamp a value between a minimum and maximum value. If this were a formula, I'd expect it's usage to be =CLAMP(value, min, max). From what I know, there's two approaches, nether of ...
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Formula counting based on two conditions

I am struggling with a formula in Google Spreadsheet. Here is what I want to achieve: If a column in a book is not null and if another column in another book is having a specific value, then counting ...
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Extracting GICS codes from Fidelity website

This is the website: https://eresearch.fidelity.com/eresearch/goto/evaluate/snapshot.jhtml?symbols=aapl&type=o-NavBar I'm trying to pull out the following two pieces of data into a Google Sheet: ...
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Convert one column of multicolumn output REGEXREPLACE from string to number

In an expression of the form (one column in, two out): =ARRAYFORMULA(REGEXREPLACE(A1:A100,...,{"$1","$2"})) How can I convert just one of the output columns from text to a number (like VALUE)? The ...
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Sum all expenses of a given type given a list of expense types in a separate sheet

I use Google Sheets to keep track of my expenses. The file currently consists of: Sheet 1: "Expense Types" Sheet 2: "2015 Details". The first column of Sheet 1 contains the list of admissible ...
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Clear range of cells

I'm trying to make a script for Google Spreadsheets (which is my first time), by clearing a range of some cells. So: for example I want to clear D5:D12 but not D13 and D14, but then again I want to ...
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How to compute the maximum of Column B after having filtered by the contents of Column A?

I have data in two columns (say A2:B20). To get what I want, I have to filter by the first column, and then get the maximum value in the second column of the filtered array. Can this be done without a ...
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Import Google Contacts to Google Spreadsheet

Google notice me : You do not have permission to call getContacts (line 3) Here is my code: function importFullName(input) { var CONTACT = ...
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Create a 7 day running total and running average using ARRAYFORMULA

There's a question on this forum that asks how to get a 7 day running total and running average. It's available here and it reads like this: I have a Google Spreadsheet tracking figures day by ...
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Delete duplicate text within a cell

I've got cells in a column populated with data pulled from another tab using A1= Results_ES!C1 and A2= Results_ES!C2 etc. Some of the data is duplicated whithin the cell, e.g. Cell A1= Black Black ...
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Can I automatically email the row contents I enter in Google Sheets?

I have a Google Spreadsheet where I enter a row of data with any changes to my office schedule for the day. Is there a way to automatically email this row of data (not a link to the spreadsheet, but ...
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Google Sheets: Format number as Mhz/kHz, or MB, kB etc

I want to make a spreadsheet with Google Sheets to compare microprocessor's specifications. One column will show processor speed, another will show program space, another for RAM space and so on. ...
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Concatenate inside ImportRange inside Query

I found this formula: =QUERY(IMPORTRANGE("key","A:Z"),"SELECT Col1, Col2, Col3 WHERE Col1 contains 'value' ORDER BY Col1") Here and I'd like to add a concatenate function where 'value' is taken ...
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Applying a Formula to All Cells in a Column (Even New Cells)

I'm using Google Spreadsheets and currently, this is what I have in J2: =iferror(H2/G2,0) I know I can double click the square in the bottom right and it will apply to every cell in the column but if ...
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Subtract values in a list that fit certain criteria within Google Sheets

I've got this sheet where I do some basic accounting, and I want to be able to input the balance in my pocket every once in a while. The idea is that the expenses I record until the next balance will ...
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index() match() join() I want to show all duplicate results disregarding their order

I'm trying to write a formula to make volunteer-task scheduling easier. In the database I have lists with volunteer names that have chosen specific tasks and specific timeslots. I wrote a formula to ...
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Formula in Google Sheets to lookup contents of another cell

I'm trying to create a formula that brings back a certain cell depending on what another cell has in it. But the formula I'm trying isn't working. It's working for other things (what I thought was the ...
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Find and replace text in Google spreadsheet

I have a string of data in one cell: "Membership and Volunteer Crew - do you like getting to know lots of new people? | Sauna Crew - Spend time sweating and supervising our sauna activity. | ...
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How to add line breaks in a cell before specific keywords in Google Sheets

I'm new to Google Sheets and I was wondering how to tell GS to insert line breaks in a cell with text if there are some one or two letter before the text. For instance, I have a cell like this: I ...
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Autosum entire column

On Google Sheets, I enter my sales for the month in Column F. How can I get column F to Auto Sum so that the total always appears below the bottom entry?
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How do I use a dropdown menu in a cell to populate other cells with information?

I'm trying to build a spreadsheet that allows a user to select a product in a dropdown menu in the first cell and then based on what is selected it will populate the spreadsheet with prices and ...
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How to put the edited date of a cell into another cell in Google Spreadsheet [duplicate]

In Google Spreadsheets, is there a simpler way to put the edited date of a cell into another cell. I've set a data validation list: ACTIVE COMPLETED ONHOLD TESTING BUGFIXING to F column. If the ...
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Filter by Date Range in Google Spreadsheets

The filtering in Google Spreadsheets seems to only offer text based solutions. Is there any ability to filter cells by date ranges like any of the following: Today Yesterday Last Week Since ...
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How to enter a date in a cell and have the date for one week later automatically fill another cell?

I want to be able to type in a date in one cell, and then automatically have the date that is seven days from the date I typed appear in another cell in that same row under a different column. How do ...
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How to add adjacent cells in Google Sheets

I am looking for a way to add up cells under a name. For instance, I am trying to tally all of the assists the character "Annie" got in a few different games of League of Legends. I am looking for ...
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Google Sheets ARRAYFORMULA not copying form responses

So I have a form setup which sends data into a sheet labeled 'Form Responses'. I have another sheet that mimics the column layout of 'Form Responses' but has formatting applied to it, (called ...
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Convert table data into a list in Google Spreadsheet

I'm using Google Spreadsheet and would like to convert a table into a single column of values so I can paste them into another program. Original Data: x y z a b c Desired Outcome: x y z a b c ...
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Had a google spreadsheet query that worked but now doesn't

I made a copy of the spreadsheet that I'm working on here. The query that I have on on the sheets "DSM", "DiveTank", "WarmUp", "Teach" all have pretty much the same query. That worked before but now ...
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Cell concatenation by hotkeys rather than a formula

In my fumble-fingered attempt to copy (supposedly with Ctrl+c) part of a column containing a few text strings in individual cells within new Google Sheets, on pasting (supposedly withCtrl+v) I ended ...
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How to count occurrences of number in a column, group and total

I have a spreadsheet for a festival. Unique identifier is ticket number. I want to query the column with tent number, to automatically generate two columns. First column has tent number. Second column ...
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Appearance of Forms I never created in Google Drive

I have some Google Sheets file which I copy and change monthly. I never used Forms, but they are appearing all the time in the Drive and are related to this G.Sheets file as you can see on the ...
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Duplicate then concatenate in Google Spreadsheets

How do I join a to both sides of : to result in a:a? I could use something like =join(":","a","a"), but in this case, my "a" is another formula and it is very long. I'm trying to find a way so I ...
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Create a public spreadsheet which requires users click the “edit” button to mutate it?

How do I customize a public Google Spreadsheet like this? It needs users to click the "Edit" button so that they can edit:
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Complex Formula in Google Spreadsheet

I have a 'dashboard' sheet and a 'log' sheet. I'm trying to pull data from the 'log' sheet and perform calculations on the data before displaying it in the 'dashboard' sheet. The 'log' sheet will have ...
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“Circular dependency detected” error in Google Sheets

I am very beginner to Google scripting. Here I need to count the number of times the word "FREE" occurred in my sheet. But my function returns me an error Error: Circular dependency detected** ...
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Problem with SUBSTITUTE function in Google Spreadsheets

I'm having problems using the SUBSTITUTE function as part of a formula. On it's own, SUBSTITUTE returns the desired output (i.e. in cell O3), but when combined in a formula, 0 is outputted (i.e. cell ...
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Google-speadsheet data validation to restrict to Mondays only

I have a field in Google Sheets I labeled "Week of". I want to restrict user input to a date (mm/dd/yyyy) which is a Monday. I can set "Data validation" -> "criteria" to "Date" but how do I limit it ...
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query all dates within the date range

I have a Google Spreadsheet that I'm querying and the date is set as dd/mm/yyyy. How can I query between the start and finish (ref cells) of each month, so the query only returns dates between the ...
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How to automatically refresh date in Google spreadsheet published to the web?

I am using Google Spreadsheets to maintain a register of all students in my school and track their monthly payments. Each student has a separate Google spreadsheet maintained and in the spreadsheet I ...
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Conditional formatting across sheets

I have two sheets, SheetA for values, SheetB for calculations. I want a cell in SheetA to be colored, if a value in SheetB satisfies a condition. Normally, referencing a field from another sheet is ...
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Rename Column in Google Spreadsheets

Does anyone know how to rename a column in google spreadsheets? Seems easy enough in excel. https://productforums.google.com/forum/#!topic/docs/ewnE52j57YU I was hoping that ideally I could see what ...
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How can I reference a cell in a custom function while setting up data validation in Google spreadsheets?

I made the following Google script to check whether a string is less than some length: function isLengthLessThan(length, text) { return (text.length < length) }; How can I set up data ...
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How to select a particular cell from an 'array formula' result?

Take this formula: =GOOGLEFINANCE("PG", "high", DATE(2014, 4, 1)) This formula returns an 'array result', meaning it generates a little table over multiple cells, like this: The top-left cell ...
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Formula value change after a script pastes into another range

I have a script that pastes a formula from one cell into a range in a column. When pasted the range just disappears. I mean the whole formula is OK except the pointer. Any ideas how to deal with ...
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Google Spreadsheet SQL subquery “where not in”

I'm attempting to perform the following SQL command concept, but with two sheets in the same google spreadsheet document: select * from table1 where column1 not in (select column1 from table2) How ...
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Google Spreadsheet SUMIF Using Two Criteria

I've read through the forums but found nothing that solves my problem. My apologies if the answer is here somewhere and I've missed it. I have a Google spreadsheet with multiple pages, each tracking ...
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Google Sheets referenced cells and sorting

I am working on a grades input spreadsheet. Consider 3 sheets: A list of assessments containing references, names, weighing etc. A list of students, with IDs etc. A table with student names in rows ...
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How to write this formula “If X = Y, TRUE, else(look at this range, find the position, then ”do this")?

Since I don't know exactly the kind of function I'm looking for, be aware that maybe my terminology isn't right to describe what I need to do. I suppose that I need something close to an if/else ...
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Create chart from single column in Google Spreadsheets

I used a survey to collect data about people's opinion. The question is answered using a check-box (Yes/No). I would like to visualize the results using charts. How can I do that using one column? ...