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Combine text from rows got by specified date in a Google Spreadsheet

I am trying to create a summary sheet that combines the values and descriptions from my bank transaction into individual dates I want to paste the transaction csv into google spreadsheets. The ...
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Moving down the fixed page numbers in a Google spreadsheet

Can you move the page numbers on the left side of the screen down? I have a list that I need numbered, but the very top of the list (meaning the first column) has the categories for said list. So that ...
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Automating Calls to New Google Sheets Add-ons

I'm building a Google Spreadsheet that uses an official add-on to pull data from Google Analytics using the new add-on store. What I'd like to have it do is automatically refresh the data every day at ...
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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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Formatting integer to Gold/Silver/Copper using custom number format

I have number in coppers: there are 100 coppers to a silver and 100 silvers to a gold I need the raw number to stay in the cell so it can be used in calculations. Ideal format: 1 ==> 1c 123 => 1s ...
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How do I use a script to reference multiple cells in relation to the host cell? [duplicate]

I'm trying to make a script for a custom function in Google Spreadsheet to work out the hours worked in a day. My problem is after searching I can't work out how to reference cells relative to the ...
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Can a Google Spreadsheet be recalculated if it's not manually opened?

We have some Google Spreadsheets that use the ImportHtml() to pull in some real messy tables. Then on on an alternate page we access the above data and pull it into a nice cleanly formatted table via ...
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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? ...
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Does IMPORTDATA() refresh when an Apps Script runs even if the sheet isn't open?

We have a Google Spreadsheet that pulls data from an external source via an IMPORTDATA() function and then a Google Apps Script that is on a timed trigger that performs other things with the imported ...
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Display Columns For this weeks Data

I'm trying to create a to do list schedule like spreadsheet that would show only the data presented for the current week. I've been having some difficulty figuring out how to display the data of ...
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Change logs for Google Spreadsheets

We've got a large shared spreadsheet which is a chart showing user permissions. Its writable by several people. Although Google Drive allows you to roll back the changes simply its interface isnt ...
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How to avoid selecting a cell address when using the arrow keys while editing a cell

Sometimes, while editing the contents of a cell, using the arrow keys will not move the cursor but instead inserts the address to an adjacent cell. Here is an example of this problem with a ...
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Updating logging sheet from another sheet doesn't work after inserting code offset

I am trying to log the data, formulas and times of cell edits from one sheet into a logging sheet. The problem I am having is that it only seems to record changes made in the logging sheet. This has ...
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Need to Make this Code Sheet Name specific rather then the active sheet

I got this code on here but need to modify it so it only sees 3 sheets. 1 is Active Tickets. 2 is Closed Tickets. 3 is Pipeline. This is the code i currently have: function onEdit(event) { ...
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IF Statements with 3 options

I have 3 possible evaluation values in my spreadsheet (I have to use the values with digits and words): 1.0 - Doesn't meet expectations 2.0 - Meets expectations 3.0 - Exceeds expectations The goal ...
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Need ideas for Google Spreadsheet and Indexing Columns

I have a tough one here. I have a Google form where the employees enter the hours they spent working on particular cases throughout the day. The employees often work on up to for cases a day. So there ...
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Google Spreadsheet notification emails

I have a spreadsheet whereby a user puts in their email address in column A and I populate columns B & C with data. What I would like is for the user in column A to be notified when data is put ...
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Get cell row and column index in Google Spreadsheet

I have spreadsheet with two sheets inside. The name of the first sheet is "fr" and the name of the second sheet "cql". Now the first sheet contains data as the picture given below. And the second ...
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How to capture a cell when entered or selected?

I am trying to capture, programmatically, the on cell entered and on cell selected method, but I don't seem to be able to find any documentation on it. I can get the time stamp for exiting the cell ...
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CONTINUE function is annoying me?

I am trying to pull data from other Google spreadsheets into specific cells on my current sheet by using the IMPORTRANGE function. It's working well in some cells, but it others, it keeps getting the ...
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How to group data by month in Google Spreadsheets

I have a Google spreadsheet which contains various metrics for each day. Each day has it's own row like this: day | cost | impressions | clicks | conversions 2014-02-01 | $45 | 3,540 | ...
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How can I copy all the data from certain colored cells in a Google Spreadsheet to a single cell?

I've only just started using a spreadsheet and I'm wondering how to take all the data from cells of a certain color, then place that data in a single cell?
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How do I output a string containing quotation marks?

I am not super computer literate. I am trying to use the equations to grade my Google quiz, the problem is that there is a quote in the answer. Is there a different symbol I need to use? This is what ...
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Using SUM() and VALUE()

I have a spreadsheet with invoice amounts. Each amount is a link to the given invoice. Can I use sum() and value() (or any other functions) to somehow use the displayed value for sum() (and not the ...
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How can I copy part of a column (text) to another column in other sheet?

I'm trying to figure out how to duplicate part of the content of a column (text) to another column in other sheet. For example, I have column A in Sheet1 and I want to show only a word of this column ...
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Dynamic generation of cell list / array from range value in Google Spreadsheets

I want to create an array/ a list of cells (i don't know the exactly terminology), in rows or columns form, covering the range between 2 numbers Fox example, I have 2 cells, A1 = 3; B1 = 10 I want ...
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How to paste a comma separated string over multiple cells in Google Spreadsheets

Say I have a string of: l,f,x,a,s,f I would want to paste this every comma separated value over 6 adjacent cells. How would I do it?
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How do I allow a user to edit a specific column only?

I have a protected range but I want to do the opposite of its function. I only want a user to be edit that specific range. So, how can I have them "view only" for the whole spreadsheet but edit one ...
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How to export / import a Google Apps Script as a file into a new spreadsheet?

I fear this may have an obvious answer, but I've been knocking my head over this and can't find it! When creating a new spreadsheet, we can easily create a script within it. I like to call it a ...
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How do I combine a string with elements from a SPLITed string?

I have two cells that I want to reference: A category cell (I will call this 1A) A cell with a list of items associated with 1A I want to get the list cell separated out as you would with the ...
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How can I apply a script to every sheet but the first one on a spreadsheet?

I've been working on a shared Google spreadsheet on Google Drive. The document has different sheets with a "Last Modified Date" Cell. I found an script for this to be auto-filled searching here: ...
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Merge column headings into one cell based on a specific value

I am relatively new to Google Spreadsheets. I would like to use spreadsheets to better analyze classroom data. I am trying to write a formula to merge column headings into one cell based on a specific ...
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Help with formula

this is what I am trying to do and need a formula for column C on the tee sheet
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Pulling most-frequently used names from across Google Spreadsheets and ranking them on a master sheet

I have created a spreadsheet with a "master" sheet and several individual sheets. On each individual sheets, I hope to have each one of my colleagues input names. The master sheet should then be able ...
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Summing Duration Format with QUERY

I want to sum the begin and end with the QUERY function, to be able to subtract them, see table: day | begin | end | -----------------------------------| monday | 9:00:00 | ...
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Google Spreadsheet Formula: Check cell value then subtract based on outcome

I have two columns - they look like the following: YESNO | AMOUNT ________________ N | 13 N | 22 Y | 13 The AMOUNT column is a value output from a condition, ...
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Help with conditional formatting in Google Spreadsheet

I have a Google Spreadsheet with several sheets. I have it set up to where orders auto populate 3 of these sheets when entered into the Order info page. I need to set up a function where only ...
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Conditional Formatting - Range error

I am using the new Google Spreadsheet application. Here is my data... Cell B3 = 60 Cell B5 = 47 Cell B6 = 52 Cell B7 = 75.1 Cell B8 = 68.4 Cell B9 = 56 I setup this conditional formatting rule... ...
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Referencing cells above and to the left in script

I'm trying to make a script for a custom function in google spreadsheet to work out the hours worked in a day function hwtd(). I've got it perfect in the cell (((F8-E8)+(F9-E9))+(IF((F10<E10), ...
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How does one filter pivot tables by date range in Google Spreadsheets?

I have a Google spreadsheet that keeps track of time spent on graphic design projects. I am trying to run pivot table reports to understand where we can optimize projects. In these pivot tables I ...
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Google Drive Spreadsheets: how to take form responses from one sheet to update the next?

References: Identifier number is the key field which we are wanting to use to link the two sheets together (this will also be referred to as "id") First sheet is the full list of identifiers and ...
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Dividing one column by another

I am rather new to spreadsheets, and I feel like what I want to accomplish is rather simple, but I am having enormous difficulty finding anyone else doing something similar. I have values in column A ...
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How do I parse an integer in a Google Spreadsheet?

What is the equivalent of parseInt() (JS) or intval() (PHP) in Google Spreadsheet? I want to compute the sum of the numbers in a row in a separate cell. So if I had "3 cups" and "5 cups" in a row, I ...
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How to have charts include added rows in google docs

The problem is, it it's modifying my range selection. In the chart I select ranges Sheet2!A:A, Sheet2!B:B, but after clicking ok, and going back into the chart, it modified my range selection to ...
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Using cell reference with COUNTIFS formula

I am trying to get this formula to work =countifs(J6:J365, "=David & Victor", K6:K365, "=g3") where G3 is a date value (e.g., 02/24/14). I am trying to count the instances in my spreadsheet ...
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Google Sheets: “Split” delimited string, preserving blank entries

I am trying to use the SPLIT and JOIN functions in Google Sheets (the new version) to manipulate some data, and I am running into problems because SPLIT is not preserving blank entries. The data ...
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Way to automate collection of goo.gl data into Google Spreadsheet?

Is there a way to automatically collect analytics data from goo.gl into Google Spreadsheets or Excel? Specifically I am looking to automatically bring the total clicks from my links into a spreadsheet ...
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Make dynamic array blank based on adjacent values in Google Spreadsheets

I'm attempting to indicate certain months that fall between the end of one period and the beginning of another. I have the months of the year in column C: values 1 through 12. It's a running snapshot ...
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How do I cancel editing a cell, in Google Spreadsheets?

I sometimes double-click on a cell to see the formula or whatever, or I just accidentally start typing in the cell. How do I cancel the edits? Esc and Ctrl+Z don't work, so I typically hit Enter and ...
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Can I use column headers in a =QUERY?

Reading the documentation for the =QUERY function1, 2, 3, some of it seems to imply that I should be able to use column headers directly in my query. For example, the =QUERY function takes a third ...