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How can I get Google Sheets to auto-update a reference to another sheet?

I am using an external application to enter data into a Google Spreadsheet. This workbook is then referenced by a separate workbook (with the IMPORTRANGE(spreadsheet_key, range_string) function) that ...
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How can I merge into one cell, all the non-zero values in a row each concatenated with the column header?

I hope this example is clear. I have played with join and filter but can't get the Summary field to display as below: Row 1 is a list of subjects. Row 2 is a teacher's subject allocation ...
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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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Google Sheets Passing Range from separate sheet into custom function

I have the following custom function I've built to basically reproduce a needle haystack type of functionality function ListBy (Range, Range2, needle) { var holder = []; if(typeof Range != ...
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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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Query syntax using cell reference

I'm having trouble figuring out a fairly simple QUERY statement in Google Spreadsheets. I'm trying to use a cell reference instead of static values and I'm running into trouble. I keep getting Error: ...
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Counting number of cells in a range that contain certain text characters

My question simply: Is it possible to generate the data in A3:A5 using a formula? A B C D E F 1 PASSED/TOTAL | EXAMS ATTEMPTED 2 ...
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How to send cell as argument for function?

I am trying to write a custom function for Google spreadsheets that checks the formatting of a given cell and acts accordingly. I know that I can give a string as argument and get it to work but then ...
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Prevent “invoked too many times per second” error in Google Apps Script

I have a Google spreadsheet consisting of different months on each tab. Every month, I add a new tab and another 50-75 rows. There are many tabs. There is a cell on each row which calls a custom ...
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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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How to summarize many-to-one table in Google Sheets

I've got two separate sheets we'll call 'Sheet A' and 'Sheet B' with a table on each. The table on 'Sheet A' has a Many-to-one relationship to the data on the second sheet. On the second sheet, I'd ...
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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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Cursor position in Google Spreadsheet

In a google Spreadsheet the cursor is always behind the last letter not in front. How can I change that?
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How can I change Google Spreadsheets to have iso 8601 dates as default?

I would love to set my default date-setting to be iso 8601 (relevant xkcd) for all of my Google Spreadsheets. I'm well aware that I can manually change the date-format for a given spreadsheet by: ...
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How do I refer to a range in another sheet?

Sheet 1 has numeric values in the B column. I'd like to sum them into a single value within Sheet 2, preferably without having to copy them individually first. According to the docs, I can copy a ...
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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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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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How do I combine a cell value with a string in a Google Spreadsheets formula?

I have the following IF condition in some cell: =IF(A1>A2, "value is <C5>", "value is <D5>") where <C5> and <D5> should be the values of cells C5 and D5. I know it is a ...
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Query to copy from Sheet A to B based on true/false

I'm trying to copy data from Sheet A to Sheet B based on if one of the columns has True or False. I'm trying to use: =QUERY( 'A'!A1:I200 , "select * where I = 'True'" ) but this only gives me ...
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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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How to calculate difference in hours between two time fields

I have two time-formatted cells and I need to calculate the difference (eg 10:30 PM) in hours between the two. Ie. cell 1: 10:30 AM, cell 2: 1:15 PM. Simply =B1-A1 will not do the trick.
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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 to make my Google Spreadsheet automatically calculate “days since”

I have a spreadsheet with several columns and one of them is for date (column D). How do I make the next column (E) automatically display the days passed from date in D until now on open? I have ...
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How can I create a Google Spreadsheet whose name and cells auto-complete with cells completed on another sheet?

I'm using Google Spreadsheets to manage projects, and I'm not familiar with scripts or macros (though I'd really like to learn how to use it, so if you have any good tutorials or tips, let me know). ...
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How Can I Solve Error “Exceeded maximum execution time” in Google Spreadsheet?

I found a script which I really need (link) but it gives an error (Exceeded maximum execution time) generally. How can I solve this error? This is the script: function getTotalSum(cell) { var ...
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Date format in Google spreadsheet is not correct

Whenever entering the date e.g. day-month-year, it automatically changes to month-day-year. I went into format-number-more formats-more date and time formats, and I changed it to day-month-year. And ...
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Individual time stamps for individual sheets in a Google Spreadsheet containing multiple sheets

I am using the New Google Sheets, and I have created a "Master Document" that contains a multitude of sheets, with each expressing different kinds of data. I want a "Last modified" time stamp to ...
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“Go to” search in google spreadsheet

I want to have a search feature at the top of my spreadsheet that will actually take me to a row, on the same sheet, based on searching a column for the matching information. So, I want any user to ...
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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 ...
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Leads per Week For Last 10 Weeks Formula With Countif

I have a long list of dates (like below) that indicate Leads and I am trying to get number of leads per week for the last 10 weeks. I know I can get the current week number with ...
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Google Spreadsheet - changing row colour if value set?

I'm trying to use the following script to change the row colour if a value in column N is set: function onEdit() { var ss = SpreadsheetApp.getActiveSpreadsheet(); var sheet = ...
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Reflect changes in on sheet to another on Google spreadsheet

I have two sheets on a Google Spreadsheet. One of which is the copy of the other. Now what I want is, when I edit one sheet, the same edit must reflect on the other. How can I do that ?
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“Object not found” error when saving a Google Apps spreadsheet in Box after edit

The corporate entity that I work for is rolling out Box.com, and since we like the collaborative features of Google Apps, I am experimenting with the Box.com integration with Google Apps. Using the ...
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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 Sub Columns/ Multidimensional data

So, I'm trying to create a spreadsheet to track and graph a rifle team's performance. One page with data, and the rest with the graphs. The data needs to be organized by the date of the practice, ...
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ARRAYFORMULA and COUNTIF

I have a formula: =IFERROR(COUNTIF(C14:V14,"I")/ COUNTIF(C14:V14,"<>"),) to compute a percentage of I inputs divided by <> (all other inputs) and I need to omit blank cells. The IFERROR ...
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Google Spreadsheets: Identifying and Working with Any Cells that Match

I am trying to find a function, or a series of functions, that allow me to (1) Identify if any cell in column A matches any other cell in column A, (2) add numbers in Column B that occupy the same ...
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Charts does not follow page flow when printing

I'm trying to print a sheet with a bunch of charts. When printing it seems like the charts doesn't count as part of the page as the formatting of the pdf og printed page does not at all reflect how ...
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Google Form to Spreadsheet formula questions (index/match array and 24hr-12hr clock)

I need help with a Google Spreadsheet populated by a Google form. I cannot get the following formula to work correctly with my form submissions: =(ARRAYFORMULA(if(row(H:H)=1,"Language",(INDEX('INDEX ...
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How do I merge columns but preserve data Google spreadsheets

Column A is a list of every day from 1/1-12/31, Column B is a list of specific dates within the range of column A. Columns C-N are events that took place on the corresponding date in column B. How can ...
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Google Spreadsheets: Find cell with highest value of a cell range

I have a row of percent values. In the last of the row (Coloumn E) I want the text to appear, that is in the very first row above the values. What's the formula to put in the cells in coloumn E? ...
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return name of range as string

I have a range that is named apple in Google Spreadsheets. I thought a method like getRangeName("apple") would exist. I want to get the names of many ranges and set them as the header for the ...
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Where are the conditional formatting custom formulas?

I would like to use custom formulas in the conditional formatting panel on Google Spreadsheets, such as indicated in that link: https://support.google.com/drive/answer/78413#formulas The problem is ...
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Run formula on different sheet

I need help applying this formula to a different sheet: =SUMIF(A2:A6,"3",H2:H6) I'm basically trying to discover expenses for the month of March, and hopefully having a year constraint in there ...
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Why don't the Google Spreadsheet notes line up after several sorts?

I inserted notes into my Google spreadsheet to add comments. For several weeks no problem. Now I've discovered that after several sorts in various ways, e.g., date, name, city, etc., the ...
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Can I make a Google spreadsheet deploy as a web application?

Well, this is what I'm planning to do: my spreadsheet looks almost done to me (a few changes here and there of course, but that'll continue forever). I want to deploy it as a web-app and then who ...
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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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Auto bracketed pricing in Google Spreadsheets

I am keeping track of some sales in a Google Spreadsheet. I have a price bracket for number of items sold and unit cost (so that people ordering in bulk have lower prices). I used to just have about ...
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How does Google know that I am not a human?

Over on stackoverflow I asked a question regarding accessing google spreadsheets with curl, which doesn't seem to be possible any more, even when setting a valid user agent string. My question arising ...