One of productivity apps in Google Drive, that allows you to create and edit worksheets

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Google Sheets rounds numbers where not wanted

This: 3.1415926535 produces: 3.141592654 How can I have it output the whole number as is? I was using this with TO_TEXT(), getting the same result, but I guess the problem lies prior to ...
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Print text associated with a value

I have a Google Sheet that collects data and analyses any trends. What I'm trying to do is figure out how to output the text value associated with the numerical value. Example: Apples 7 ...
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ImportRange with preserved formatting in Google Sheets

I am importing a certain range of data from a master sheet and would like to maintain the formatting for those cells. Cell reference with colour formatting This would be the perfect option, except I ...
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Auto-update of exchange rates in Google Spreadsheets

How can I create a cell in Google Spreadsheet that automatically updates its value when its respective value in the web (i.e. exchange rates) changes? Is there any function that allows to retrieve ...
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Cell-dependent cell ranges in data validation in Google Sheets

Regarding Google Sheets -- is there any way to have cell-ranges in data validation depend on the cell itself. For instance, I want G7 to accept input only from E7 and F7. Similarly, I want G8 to ...
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Google Sheets Query Formula Needed

https://docs.google.com/a/fivetowns.net/spreadsheets/d/1myKz4WpRAt3Kja__Dsddnr3YtfOjVPkYUOTXoi-4exc/edit#gid=1665161315 Above is link to mock up of my spreadsheet. I would like to build a formula ...
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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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How to get historical currency data in Google spreadsheets?

I use this formula to get the currency: =GoogleFinance("CURRENCY:EURUSD", "price", DATE(2006,10,2)) But when I enter a date before 2006-10-2 I get an error. Is there any way to get older data ...
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With Google Docs/ImportHTML(), how do I then modify the data?

I'm using ImportHTML() on a Google Sheet to import a large table from a website. It's great, and it's now all there, but now I want to hand-modify the data to my needs. Unfortunately, every time I try ...
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Creating multiple time stamps on google sheets to make dependent drop-down boxes work

I read so many forums but cant find an answer to what is likely a simple matter. I need Time Stamps on 2 different sheets to make 2 different Dependent Drop Boxes work. I use the script below but can ...
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Apply formula when other is modified

I´m trying to create a spreadsheet to manage a business, in particular I want to use it to register the sales of the day. The problem i´m having in particular is that I need it to copy the price of ...
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Apply complicated formula to whole column

I tried searching for this but to no avail - how can I copy a quite complicated formula through the whole column AND make it apply to rows which might be added to the bottom of the sheet? The formula ...
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Conditional formatting in Google Sheets: How do I check if a cell is blank?

In my exercise tracking spreadsheet, I want blank cells in columns B:O highlighted if column A is today's date, and the cell itself is blank. I have tried this: =AND(ISBLANK(B3),$A:A=INT(NOW())) ...
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Google Sheets - Checking duplicates without direct access

I have set up a spreadsheet on Google Drive that multiple users can access and edit, but I also need users to be alerted when the data they enter already exists elsewhere (This could be another sheet, ...
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Copy formula from Google Sheets, paste as formula in TextEdit

How can I copy formulae (like =D3) from a range of cells (several rows and/or columns), and paste those formulae (not the values) somewhere in like TextEdit or anywhere else? Normally it will just ...
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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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How do I Import a Range from one Google Spreadsheet into another?

I am getting the same error as described here except not for the same reason. I am using the new Google Sheets, so I am supposed to be able to paste the entire source URL into the sheet, like so: ...
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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 edit a particular sheet using Google Forms

I created a form that has list of items to be selected. I also created a spreadsheet that has a couple of sheets that correspond to the elements in the form. I wanted users to select a category and ...
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Filter from multiple sheets into graph using Google Spreadsheets

Context I've got a big travel expenses spreadsheet. In it, I have daily entries for different expenses labelled with things like Date Currency Ammount Exchange Rate Amount in £ (my native ...
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How do you subtract two time values in military format in Google Apps Scripts for a spreadsheet?

One column is labeled Checkin Time and the other is labeled Checkout Time and finally I have a column that is labeled Total Time Worked. The cells in the Total Time worked column should subtract the ...
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Entire sheet as a function

Is it possible to use an entire worksheet as a function? I would like to be able to define the inputs to the worksheet and then select a certain cell as the output and copy that multiple times. I ...
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Jagged array from Google Spreadsheet range

The range in my Google Spreadsheet looks like this: | A | B | C | D | E | F | ...
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Formula help for mileage calculation/constant

I need to create a spreadsheet in Google Drive that will let me calculate mileage for my employees. I know the exact mileage to the locations they'd have to drive to. What I need to do is have a ...
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RegExp for data validation

I need a help for regexp writing to validate format: any_positive_integer@any_text,any_positive_integer@any_text, ..... To be exact, "any_positive_integer@any_text" separated by commas and inside, ...
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Can you limit the average function in Google Spreadsheets?

I have a table with column A having a 0 or a 1, and column B having a value that I want to average. I know I can use averageif(A:A, "=1", B:B) to get the average of all of the values that have a 1 in ...
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Operations on hyperlink labels of cells

I am using hyperlinks on some price values on cell in Google Docs. So my cells look like this: =HYPERLINK("http://www.site.com/item","$25.00") I am trying to perform a SUM operation on a bunch of ...
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Only display importrange rows that match specific criteria in Google Sheets

In Google Sheets, I'm using IMPORTRANGE to pull in a large list of data (about 400 rows, 6 columns) and I want to only display rows where column D matches EXAMPLE TEXT. Is this a possible? For ...
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Change certain cells back to default value every Monday morning in Google Sheets

I have a Google spreadsheet that ~30 members can edit (one row for each member). I need to create a column showing "yes" as default in each row until the member manually changes it to "no" if he/she ...
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Find first value in list in cell

I keep running into situations where I have a list of values in a cell in Google Spreadsheets, and I need some value out of the list: by list I mean a string of values (generally dates, but could be ...
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Google spreadsheet into email

I created a spreadsheet to track clients contact information. For convenience, I entered their email addresses as a hyperlink. When I click on the link, a blank 'untitled' page opens. I'm not sure why ...
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Reverse (or repopulate) a Google Docs Form

I created a Google Docs form that collects (mostly) biographical and contact data from users. Now I would like to reverse the process and repopulate the form with each user's input, one page per ...
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How to display Image from URL in Google Sheets? (and apply it to multiple rows)

So I created a list of members in Google Sheets, each member having a profile image, name, location, etc. I exported this list from import.io, a data extraction tool. The only problem is that when I ...
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Advanced formula in Google Sheets

I'm trying to make a worksheet that gives graphs of data in other worksheets. I had the idea that the user could choose which worksheet they want to use. For example, there are 3 worksheets with data ...
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Is there any option to operate with 2 lists in one list in Google Sheets?

Is it possible in Google spreadsheets to have one list which is somehow divided into 2 parts and both of those parts consist of different lists? Something like iframes in HTML.
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How do I make one cell correspond with another for google spreadsheet?

A B C D 1|Male | 5 |Male avg| 8 | 2|Female| 4 | | | 3|Female| 8 | | | 4|Male | 9 | | | 5|Male | 10 | | ...
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Equivalent of Ctrl+Apostrophe in Google Sheets

In Microsoft Excel I frequently use the keyboard shortcut Ctrl+' (apostrophe) to copy the value from the cell above the current one. The same keystrokes in Google Sheets instead toggles the display of ...
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How to get a running balance?

I'm messing around with Google Sheets today, and I'm trying to put together a balance sheet similar to the one my bank uses. Its got both a credit and debit field in each row and a running balance to ...
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Google sheets grouping function in excel equivalent or workaround?

I know you can't do it in Google sheets. I think the grouping function in Excel is one of the most useful things out there with the ability to expand or collapse rows and columns by grouping them. ...
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How do I get choose a Named Range in Gsheets from a drop down (autocomplete, etc.)

I'm using Named Ranges in google Sheets but it's a real pain to have to type the name exactly right, esp since I'm using very verbose, descriptive names. So, I'm wondering if there is any sort of ...
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Discrete values on Google Sheet's chart axis

For some reason i'm getting middle values of a month when plotting just 3 points (one for each 1st of month). How can get rid of them? Thanks!
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Reference an entire sheet in Google Sheets [duplicate]

Is there a way to reference an entire spreadsheet with a cell reference in Google Sheets? Say I wanted to find out how many cells in Sheet1 were non empty. In sheet two I'd want to do something like ...
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Google sheet multiple column lookup

I have a table that looks like this: A | B | C ---|--------|--- 10 | Item x | 1 10 | Item y | 1 10 | Total | 2 20 | Item x | 4 20 | Item z | 5 20 | Total | 9 Now I would like to perform a ...
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Google Spreadsheet Script: insert text at end of list

I'm trying to add a custom menu that inserts a date in whatever cell is selected, appending it if anything is there already. It works fine, if slowly. The goal is that, at the end, I've got a list of ...
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Unable to import pricing info from toysrus.com into a Google Spreadsheet

I'm trying to pull live pricing from a given toysrus.com item into a Google Spreadsheet (one item/price per row), and am having no luck whatsoever. Importxml(url, xpath) does not work (similar to the ...
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Add a time picker to Google Docs Spreadsheets?

Is there an option to add a time picker on Google Docs Spreadsheets? I don't need timezones or anything complicated. Just a string on the HH:MM format, that matches the custom format available. I ...
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Google spreadsheets Conditional Formatting based on another sheet's content

I am trying to set a conditional format in Google spreadsheets and I am having some difficulty. I am not sure if I should use a cell reference or if formula. In my first Sheet called "Roster" there ...
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Google Docs Chrome extension - what does it do / why does it exist?

In some Chrome instances, several extensions (apps?) called Google Docs, Google Sheets, etc. are installed (I've seen various subsets of these across different Chrome instances). What are these for / ...
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replicating importrange() on copies of Google Spreadsheets files

So I know I can use =importrange(spreadsheet-key, range) And that's fine. But I am doing a monthly control of the sales in my shop. So I want just one big file summing up everything that only I ...
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Add timestamp to two different columns in Google Spreadsheets

Need help in adding another function using the below script. I would like to have a timestamp "start" and "end" on two different columns, whenever the other two separate columns are edited. Based on ...