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Can I jump to next cell containing invalid data in Google Sheets?

I have a Google sheet containing lots of data, and some of it doesn't respect the data validation rules (and the little red triangle appears). Since I have a lot of data, it's quite a long process to ...
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How can we retain authorship when we copy/paste a comment?

We have comments in a Google Spreadsheet that were not originally written by us. The cells the comments are written in already have "Conditional format rules" applied to them (e.g., cell H2). We ...
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Google Spreadsheets showing “shared with xxx” count greater than actual?

For every one of my Google Spreadsheets, the sharing settings is on "Specific people can access", and each sheet is shared with 3 people I know. Their names are listed when I click on the blue "Share" ...
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Normalizing and grouping dates in Google Spreadsheet

I have a spreadsheet pulling together various readings taken of hours heater has run, electricity units use for that period, and outside temperature. For the last 3 months, the electricity usage and ...
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Problem: Script does not trigger on FormSubmit: Removing Duplicates in Google Sheet of Form Responses based on a column

I am trying to remove older duplicate form responses based on a column using the following code. The credit for the code goes to: http://www.jacorre.com/tutorial/remove-duplicate-rows-google-...
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Highlight/reject cells that contain any of the values from another sheet

I have a sheet/tab that contains nothing but a single column where each row is a word, let's call it wordlist. In another sheet/tab, I would like to make it so that for one of the columns, if the ...
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The default number of rows for “Add more rows” at the bottom of Google Sheets

At the bottom of Google Sheet web application, there is an 'Add' button and '1000' is the default number of rows to be added. Can I change this default number?
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Filter rows by a set of numbers from another row

I have row of six digit numbers where I want to filter rows containing exact numbers set. For example: orderid 154934 154935 154936 154937 154938 154939 154940 I want to filter 154935,154937 these ...
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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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Google sheets recently changed American datetime format, how do I change it back?

Google sheets recently changed American datetime format, how do I change it back? It used to default to using "MM/dd/yyyy" but as of a couple weeks ago now when I enter a date it defaults to "MM/dd" ...
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Getting the highest values for each day

I have a bunch of raw data in a spreadsheet - dozens of temperature readings a day. My ultimate goal is to graph the highs and lows of each day, filtering out all the other readings. So my data ...
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Copy submitted form data to new automatically generated Google sheet

I have created a new sheet for every new name entered in the form using the following code. function formSheet(e) { var sheetName = e.namedValues['Name'][0]; SpreadsheetApp.getActiveSpreadsheet()....
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How to show instead of hide repeated values in pivot table?

By standard, repeated values in pivot table are only shown once. I made an example sheet to illustrate: This becomes a problem for people who use filters over pivot tables: Notice how Donald's ...
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Selecting a single column from all rows for chart range

I want to specify a certain column from all rows (omitting the first few) to be the range for my chart. Currently I input this to specify the range: L6:L (note: this automatically changes to L6:L20 ...
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Dropdown list based on the result of another cell's dropdown

I want to populate a dropdown list based on a selection of another cell's dropdown list. Here is my spreadsheet. E.g., if user does not make a choice from D20 dropdown menu, therefore F20 dropdown is ...
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Sum columns based on conditions

I am working for a webhosting company and we are tracking our efforts with Google Sheets. I was trying to find a solution for the following problem: We track our efforts by clients per day, so that ...
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Problem adding Image to hyperlink in Google Sheets

I want an image to be my hyperlink in Google sheets. Here is my formula: =HYPERLINK("google.com/de", IMAGE("http://s5.favim.com/orig/69/hi-love-quote-start-Favim.com-658946.jpg")) The image shows ...
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Change logs for Google Spreadsheets

We've got a large shared spreadsheet which is a chart showing user permissions. It's writable by several people. Although Google Drive allows you to roll back the changes simply its interface isn't ...
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Copy one Google Spreadsheet to another

I am developing a Google spreadsheet that I want to make publicly accessible to a community. I've released the first version of it, and now everybody in the community has that first version's link ...
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Importrange All Sheets

Is there anyway to call an IMPORTRANGE() and have it include all sheets? Here is my current function that combines the current data with the first archive, I'd like to set it up as a failsafe for the ...
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Get the latest specific date prior to today

I am using the Google Analytics Add-On for Google Spreadsheets, and need to get data for the financial year to date. I have the finish date set as: =TODAY() Which is working fine. Now I need to ...
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How can I change the value of one cell in Google sheets based on what is entered into another?

Using Google Sheets, I have a dropdown list of different actions, and each action has a different score associated with it. Eg. Action a = 5 points, Action b = 7 points etc How I can make Google ...
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Querying multiple ranges from form responses to new sheet

Recently, someone on this forum put together a formula for me. It works on a sheet pulling responses from a google form. I'm trying to model a new one after that but I'm having trouble. The working ...
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Filter numbers in one column based on whether they are higher than in another column

How to filter numerical data in column B based on whether or not the number is higher than the number in column A?
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Importrange() Error: “Results Too Large”, how to work around?

I'm trying to Importrange() from a range containing 240,000 cells (40 columns, 6000 rows). The Importrange() function is erroring out with "results too large". What are the limitations of Importrange(...
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How Can I Protect Specific (More Than One) Ranges

I have 13 Spreadsheets sharing different people and every day i copy(or editors copy)from before day's sheet and the spreadsheet has lots of formula so i try to lock them for no one mess them but it ...
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Google Sheets permissions issue regarding editors

I have several users who when they are given access to Google Sheets they can't edit the sheets. They can comment and view fine but are not able to edit and input data into the sheet. I've cleared ...
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How to Resolve the Mismatched Row Size in Google Sheets?

I am trying to figure out what the mismatched row size error means. I cannot find a description of what that error means? I have an array formula that pulls data from a responses spreadsheet (from a ...
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Spreadsheet: How to calculate a percentage with a circular reference

I want to calculate a percentage of profit where the percentage is an expense and therefore affects the profit. Let's assume: Revenue 100,000 Expenses 50,000 Profit Percentage 50% Normally the ...
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How to detect previously deleted Google Calendar events

Per this article, Google Calendar events are not really immediately deleted. Therefore, previously deleted events are successfully returned by the methodcalendar.getEventSeriesById(eventId) I need ...
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Subtract Data for Graph in Google Sheets

I'm pulling data into Google Sheets via the Google Analytics plugin, and the report runs automatically, replacing the data on a sheet called Website I then (on a different sheet) have various graphs ...
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Custom functions: Keep getting “There was an error during calculation”

I'm using two custom functions but for some time now I keep getting the following error when I load my sheet: There was an error during calculation; some formulas may not calculate successfully. ...
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Google Sheets trendline broken; file unavailable

In Google Sheets, I've created a line graph. I want to add a trend line. I do so by clicking the blue line and selecting Linear from the trendline dropdown. No trendline appears. Then when I right ...
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Complex Index and Match with three criteria

I need to create a formula that will match three criteria in a range on another sheet, and where they match, return the value in an adjacent cell. The problem I have is that one of the criteria is a ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Google Docs update values on a 2nd spreadsheet and automatically links and updates values in the 1st spreadsheet

I have 2 spreadsheets. Spreadsheet 1, the initial data is entered manually. I do an importrange into spreadsheet 2 with a order by Col2. This is what I get when I perform importrange (sort on ID) ...
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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" ...
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Copying cells in Google Spreadsheets and pasting into text file adds quotes around each cell

Copying cells in Google Spreadsheets and pasting into text file (tried with XCode, Notes, Text Edit - the below applies to all) adds quotes around each cell. How can I avoid those extra quotes? Also, ...
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Query google spreadsheet and display single column?

I am working on using Google Spreadsheets as a gradebook. I am attempting to display only a student's grade, not an entire classes. I am integrating this into my wordpress site. The function I want to ...
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Tally duration, client, client category in each Google sheets Timesheet

I use Google Sheets for my time sheets, using the following folder structure: Timesheets Corporate CorpClient1 Timesheet (Drive Sheet) CorpClient2 Timesheet (Drive Sheet) Freelance ...
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How to include Split function in Query

I have asked a similar question here: https://productforums.google.com/forum/#!topic/docs/TO80Cpz_agQ;context-place=mydiscussions I managed to work a different solution answered in that post. I ...
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Combining a HYPERLINK with an IMAGE in Sheets

The formulas work individually but when I combine them I get a parse error. This is the formula that I am using: =HYPERLINK( &"http://www.google.com/maps/place/"&CONCATENATE(SUBSTITUTE(B3," ",...
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Using Google URL Shortener API in Google Sheets for shortening bulk URL's

I've done everything I can think of but still cannot get this script to work. I keep receiving a "Action Not Allowed" error when run. function onOpen() { SpreadsheetApp.getUi() .createMenu("...
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Highlight the cells used in a formula in Google Sheets

I want to highlight the cells that're used in the formula of a given cell. Let's say I want to apply conditional formatting on B12 which has value =A12+C3. Now I want A12 and C3 to be highlighted.