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Error: Circular dependency detected

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" Please ...
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Copy cell from cell to another sheet if row contains x

I'm new to sheets, I have a sheet with 10 pages. I need to auto fill sheet Report if sheet David contains "1" in column "i". I need to copy cells C14 - C34, J14 - J34 and L14 - L34 only if there is ...
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Equivalent of Google's ImportXML in Excel Online

I wonder what is the equivalent of Google's ImportXML in Excel Online? I basically need my workbook to get an external XML data, and refresh it every X minutes.
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How to get Google Spreadsheets to auto-update a reference to another sheet

Referencing: How can I get Google Sheets to auto-update a reference to another sheet? I am trying to do the EXACT same thing for the EXACT same reason. I assume this is a VERY clever work around but ...
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OR function doesn't work inside FILTER [duplicate]

When I use FILTER(A2:A; OR(C2:C >0; D2:D >0)) I get different range intervals error, but when I remove the OR it doesn't return an error. So why OR function can't be used with FILTER function?
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Google Sheets advanced lookup + sum

I'am try to get the total results of multiple sheets where i have in collum A a dropdown list with value 1 to 3 for example. in total i have 12 sheets (once for each month) and i want of all the ...
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Countdown timer list

Can someone check the javascript code and see what can be done. I am struggling to add B2 time to the start time I think i need to convert B2 time to milliseconds and them sum with the start time to ...
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Spreadsheet not sorting properlty

When I attempt to Sort a spreadsheet by the information in a column I am greeted with the result: "This operation is not permitted because it would alter the structure of this table. More ...
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Keep track of printing in Google Sheets

In Google Sheets is there a function that will record and update a field every time a file is printed? Couldn't find anything in the docs. I'm trying to automate a version number for printed hard ...
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Search for multiple variables in multiples rows at the same time in Google Sheets/Drive

I'm using Google Sheets (only option, sorry, know this should be a database). Sheet 1: List of 200 employee names, and up to 10 location codes they are frequently assigned to. Sheet 2: List of 50 ...
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How do I avoid cells being printed as “Loading…”?

When I print (or export to PDF), some cells has value Loading... instead of actual value. It looks like Google Spreadsheet was still calculating values when it converted document to a PDF, although ...
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Google Sheets: Evaluating each cell in a row based on the cell adjacent to it [duplicate]

I'm trying to set up a spreadsheet the will color the background of a cell based on the text within another cell. This would have to be set up in a row so that if (for example) B2: contained "done", ...
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Average with parametric cell in Google Spreadsheet

I'm desperately looking for a way to write a function like this: =SUM(A1:CELL(B1))/COUNT(A1:CELL(B1)) where CELL(B1) contains a text, for example "A37". In this way, I can do the average only in ...
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Google Docs equation for adding rolling dates and two different column

I'm a pilot that sometimes flies a plane with a single engine and other times I fly a plane with more the one engine. What I would like to do is have an equation that will take these two columns and ...
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Saving Certain Columns in Google Spreadsheets

Good morning! I am trying to organize a Google-Spreadsheet to enable "territories" to be viewed in the Filter View. I would like the user to be able to edit the data, but I would like certain ...
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How do I add a counter value into a cell once a row is added

I work for a small company that monitors all service calls in an old database. I recently moved this database into a Google Spreadsheet and a Google Form. Once a user submits a ticket, I would like ...
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Strange wrong result in Google Sheet using ImportHTML

Please consider the following formula: =IMPORTHTML("http://www.cvr.dk/Site/Forms/PublicService/DisplayCompany.aspx?cvrnr=30436709";"table") Strangely I get this value While on the web pages I ...
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Don't show current users in embedded Google doc

Is there a way to hide current users from an embedded Google spreadsheet (simple iframe)? A cursory Google search doesn't seem to bring up anything.
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How to choose custom colors for Google Spreadsheet charts?

When selecting the color for a line in a chart, I see 80 choices of colors. Is there a way to add new colors or set a color using RGB, HSV or HTML colors?
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Display Sheet Name in Google Sheet

How can the current sheet's name be displayed as the result of a function in a Google Drive Sheet? I know this seems like a duplicate of Display Sheet Name in Google Spreadsheet but the answer to ...
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Break line in Google spreadsheet automatically

I have a document in Google Spreadsheets and I want when I enter a bigger text for it to fill the cell and after jump on the second cell and so on. Is there a way to do that?
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Trying to query one sheet to inform another

Someone at the google+ apps script forum suggested I ask you guys about this project I'm working on. See the whole (pretty short) thread here: ...
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How do you refresh a filter view in Google Sheets?

Right now it seems like the easiest way to refresh a filter view in google sheets is to remove the filter view and then apply it again. What is the fastest way to refresh a filter view in Google ...
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How do show the sum of the values of a column of one sheet on another sheet in google spreadsheet? [duplicate]

I need show the sum of values in a column of one sheet on another sheet. How do I do this?
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Embed Google Sheet in website force default

I want to embed a Google Sheet in my website and want it to return to the "clean" state once I leave the page. If anyone has an idea how to implement this, be it a setting in Sheets or making some ...
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Case insensitive character string filter for multiple individual columns (dynamic input for each)

I'm looking for an efficient way to filter a data set by multiple individual, case insensitive character strings for multiple columns in a Google docs spreadsheet. I can already achieve this by ...
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New Google Sheet has different download URL? and errors?

I've been downloading the first sheet old Google Spreadsheets as a TSV file using urls like: https://docs.google.com/feeds/download/spreadsheets/Export?key=ID&exportFormat=tsv&gid=0 After ...
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Google Forms: Add numeric values and use them for billing in paypal on form submission

I am using a google form to let people signup for a conference that lasts 3 days. A user has options to pay for a day, 2 days or the full conference. He/she has the option whether or not to pay for ...
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Google Spreadsheet to open another Google Spreadsheet populated

What I would like is to click on a name in a cell in one spreadsheet and it will populate a new spreadsheet giving the title in ascending order such as A001 next time you click it it will populate a ...
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How to format the date in this Google Docs script

I've come across this rank checking script. I'm not sure exactly where I found it but it's built on Google Docs and a script which automates the rank checking process. I understand a bit of coding ...
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How would I use Google App Script to create a ListBox based on a spreadsheet entry?

Every month I receive a spreadsheet with tickets available with its code, expiration date and type. Code | Expiration Date | Type (3d or normal) ... ... ... ... ...
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List of range from another spreadsheet

I have two spreadsheets, The first sheet has a list of data companies company A company B comapny C In the second sheet i need to create a drop down menu to fetch the companies from the first ...
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Can't figure out how to import data from particular website

I want to import the top 25 QQQ holdings from the following page into Google spreadsheet. I want to import both the "Equity View and Equity Price" tabs. Im not sure the info is listed in a table as I ...
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Google Sheet Script: “=ImportFeed” does not run if spreadsheet opened by a background script (time-driven trigger)

I have a "History" sheet which will forever store anything that has ever been in the feed and a "Feed" sheet for the current imported feed (i.e. it just contains =ImportFeed) This Google Script runs ...
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Retrieve last entry via ImportXML

Looking for help pulling specific cells from a web site into a Google Spreadsheet. I want to pull "last" price from this page but only a few specific ones. Such as Dow, Nasdaq 100, S&P 500, ...
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Conditional counts based on dates

I am creating a master tracker for all the technology in my school and it is pulling data from many sheets and placing it in to blocks and I am having trouble figuring out the following ...
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Google spreadsheet disappearing text

Whenever I enter text into a box and press enter the text disappears. I can only view the text by clicking on the box it's in. What am i doing wrong? Windows 8, Firefox 29. It only occurs in firefox. ...
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Transfer data from a form to a new spreadsheet

I have a simple form that inputs entries into a spreadsheet in Google Doc's. All I want to do is open a new sheet and import the data from the forms spreadsheet so I can manipulate it in my own way. ...
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Getting error while using a Google Forms/Spreadsheets Auto-Increment Script

Similar to Kelly's problem here: Can I add an autoincrement field to a Google Spreadsheet based on a Google Form? I need to create a unique ID upon submission of a form which will be used as a case ...
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Create email with google script with google fonts

I've created various scripts to automatically send email to users who submit a form. no I'd like to touch them up a bit by using a specific Google Font (Philosopher). Here is the script I tried ...
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Google Spreadsheet not refreshing correctly

I have a single sheet (see the sheet Data: AEX) that loads data using the importdata function (4 columns). All following columns contain formulas based on the imported data, some formulas share a ...
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Dynamic drop down in case of multiple cells for looking specific list of subsequent cells and choosing

How to use a dropdown in case of multiple cells in case of large data which I have posted at > https://productforums.google.com/forum/#!category-topic/docs/spreadsheets/O5oKD2Afkp0 And Spreadsheet > ...
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Delete a q​uestion in a Google Form

I want to delete a row in the Google Form, and it disappears well enough in the spreadsheet, but it is still in the presentation. I also want to modify the contents of the investigation, but it does ...
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Add two variables to a Hyperlink

I know this works: = hyperlink( "https://www.google.com/search?q=" & B2 ) But I can't get two variables to work so the link would look like: https://www.google.com?var1=[insert cell ...
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Pull data from one sheet (has a locked cell) to another sheet (has a locked cell) every day automatically?

I have a dynamic Google spreadsheet to which I add one more sheet every day. I want to take the data from sheet1 cell D96 (a protect cell) to sheet2 cell D3 (a protect cell) every day. I found a ...
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Sort all sheets by column 1 in first sheet

I’m trying to sort or autosort an extensive Google spreadsheet with various codepending sheets. I have tried to use the sort function but that is to blunt to use in this case. I’m hoping to get some ...
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Use a combination of the ARRAYFORMULA, SUM and arithmetic operations with wildcard characters

This is in further addition to the existing question at How can I refer to two different columns in a COUNTIF function? . The accepted answer worked like a charm. However, I have a requirement of ...
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Unique ID in Google Sheets to persist so it's not updated when row is updated via the form?

I'm using this: function onFormSubmit(e) { var sheet = SpreadsheetApp.getActiveSheet(); var row = SpreadsheetApp.getActiveSheet().getLastRow(); var bugCount = ...
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How can I synchronise the rows of a Google spreadsheet with Asana tasks?

My startup uses a Google spreadsheet for its client database (linked to a Google form, so that clients can fill their own data in if needs be). We also use Asana for our tasks and would like client ...
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How to create a simple dialog form in Google Spreadsheets with GAS

The functionality that I am going for is this: Click on a menu option Interactive box comes up with 6 textboxes that correspond with a label each In two of those boxes, at most three, a number is ...