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Is there a way to have a Slack overlay in Google Sheets?

Google Sheets lets you chat with other people actively using the sheet, but it has no history and overall feels like the simplest thing that could work. Slack, by contrast, seems like everything you ...
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Avoid redundancy in formula in Google Sheet [duplicate]

Say I have a long expression (i.e. with a lot of characters) expr. I want to give a cell the formula =if(expr>10,expr,0) (this is an example, the condition could also be =if(iserror(expr),expr,0)). ...
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Google Sheets <copy Data from one spreadsheet to another>

Could you help me to understand how to made next couple: Table M Table 1 Name -> Name Qty <- Qty Table M has original field Name, Table 1 takes this name and ...
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Google Sheets Conditional Formating “IsEqualTo” value in referenced cell

What do I add to the text field directly below the "is equal to" selection if I want the test to be the value of a specific cell? I want the condition to pass and format a cell "IF" it is equal to ...
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Lock the formula of a cell, even if the cells it references change

I have this, in D1: =sum(D3:D) I want D1 to always be the sum of the rest of column D (D2 is a header) I sometimes move a row, from eg 8 to 3, and that causes D1 to change to sum(d4:d). I want ...
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Is it possible to import cell data AND cell format from one Google sheet to another? [duplicate]

I'm trying to import data "and" formatting from one sheet to another. I'm using =importrange("docID", "sheetName!A1:A30") to get the data, but it doesn't get the format. Suggestions?
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Convert text automatically in Google Spreadsheets.

Background: We have a list of data that we import into Google Spreadsheets from Wufoo.. The data is user generated (user inputs the information into the form). After importing the data into google ...
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How to reference a range of data in another workbook (not importing)?

In Google Sheets, how do I reference a range of data in another workbook (not importing)? I want to reference a range of data in another workbook. The only information I can find is for ImportRange() ...
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Variable GoogleFinance formula (Google Spreadsheets)

I have a question regarding a formula: =GoogleFinance("CURRENCY:(A2)EUR")*B2 The content of cell A2 = USD, the content of cell B2 = 60, so the formula should be translated as =GoogleFinance("CURRENCY:...
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How I resolve import html showing error N/A [closed]

N/A error showing on following query: =importhtml("http://www.barchart.com/commodityfutures/Cotton_%232_Futures/CT?search=CT*","table",1) and =Importhtml(A2,"table",1) Also table id is "dt1".
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In Google Sheets is it possible to print to a custom paper size?

I have a spreadsheet that I'd like to print on a single 8.5" x 22" sheet of paper. This is not a standard paper size, but my printer can print on it. The Google Sheets print settings dialog only ...
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Getting values from other sheets with a custom function

I've defined the following function, and use it in sheet1: function myfcn (sheetname,rowstart,rows,columnstart,rows){ var sheet= SpreadsheetApp.getActiveSpreadsheet().getSheetByName(sheetname); ...
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Custom Google Spreadsheets shortcuts : move selected row(s) Up/Down/Top/End

As the title says, I do move rows a lot and the lack of default shortcut complicates things for me... The drag option isnt practical when I need to move some rows to the bottom of a huge sheet!! I ...
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Automatically record daily values in a new column

So I have this spreadsheet I use to control Content funnel. I've come up with a few formulas to use something else than a pivot table. But in order to get the trends and alarms I'm looking for, I need ...
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How do I calculate the sum of 2 columns using the max from each row based on a condition?

I have data in two columns. I would like to sum the two columns (A and B) based on the max value in each row and a condition (c) indicating if the row should be included in the sum. Example: A B ...
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How would I apply formatting to another cell based on whether another cell's date has passed or not?

I'm working on making a spreadsheet in Google Sheets, and I'm attempting to have a column of names and then a column of dates adjacent to it. I'd like to set up some sort of conditional formatting ...
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Change text in one cell by removing the parts entered in other cells

I want to know if there is a way to add multiple numbers with letters to one cell and each number/ letter get eliminated when that number gets placed in another cell. For example: cell b4 has: 4, ...
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Update latest spend on Google Sheets based on Date dimension

I have a spreadsheet report -- used to monitor our marketing campaign reports. So my goal here is to be able to update a cell showing the our current spending as of yesterday. How can I go about ...
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Using Arrayformula to compute running decremented total, subtracting the previous cell

This doesn't seem like it should be difficult. I'm keeping a running decremented total owed, where each line may apply some payment against the outstanding debt. Basically: A: Outstanding Owed | ...
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In Google Sheets, how does one get a 12-hour time of day *without* an AM/PM indicator?

I am trying to display times in Google Sheets without an AM/PM indicator, but with 12-hour time (not 24-hour "military-style" time). I do not need the AM/PM indicator as it is redundant in my ...
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How to dynamically retrieve and display data based on input from google forms

To be very specific, let's say I have a google form where it asks you your name (text box) and how much do you like carrots, with a multiple choice prompt of "very much" and "I hate them!" After the ...
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How to convert or parse olson timestamp in google spreadsheet?

How do you convert 2016-03-05T08:30:00 to time in google spreadsheet? I would like to convert it to hh:mm:ss. Thanks.
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How to receive a notification when changes are made to a specific tab in Google Sheets?

If would like to receive an email notification if a new row is added to a specific tab in a Google Sheets. The default notification rule settings are too limited and the Google Sheets Add-on Store ...
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Complex views in embedded Google Sheets

I have a Google Sheets contact list for a multicampus boarding school. The sheet at present summarizes the contact info for each person into the first 4 cells of the row. Entry is made using the ...
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Time query in Google Spreadsheets

I've started using Google Spreadsheets for our logbook and it's been a great help. I have data with a time component in it (start and end time) and I'd like to query or filter the data where the ...
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Filter multiple values using filter by condition tool in Google Spreadsheet

I'm trying to filter a long list of URLs to narrow down which ones I'm interested in. I've got my URL list in Google Spreadsheet and I'm using the filter tool to remove data that I don't want. At ...
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Forms Data Manipulation In Google Sheets

I'm trying to develop a solution using Google Forms with Google Sheets that will collect Google Forms data and then automatically divide that one form submission's data into multiple rows of data in ...
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Referencing a range in a sheet with variable name in another cell

When I would like to import (query) many columns in another sheet I use this code: =QUERY(sheet2!A1:D1;;) Now I would like to make this formula a little dynamic making sheet2 variable. So I put the ...
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QUERY data based on Alpha Range in Google Sheets

I'm trying to figure out if I can pull data from a sheet in a Google Sheets Workbook based on an alpha range. For example. I only want data associated with 'last name' that start 'A' and goes ...
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google.script.run.withSuccessHandler not working

In my Google Sheet script's page.html, I have <input type="button" value="Apply" onclick="google.script.run.setAttributes('abc');"> where setAttributes() is a function defined in Code.gs. ...
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How should I automate graph generation and image output in Google Sheets?

I am trying to send graphs of data to email recipients. I would like to output images of row-specific graphs based on cells in a Google Sheets document. In combination with Google Sheets/Drive, I am ...
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Can I check that all cells in a column contain unique values?

I'm have a list of IDs in a column on Google Spreadsheets. I need to check: That there are no duplicates in the column Which cells contain the duplicates Is it possible to do this?
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Using time values in conditional statements with IF formula

Algorithm: if time is 9:00am, display 6 I used the if formulas but it keeps on displaying "x" Time is in 24-hour format. =if(G2=20,"6",if(G2=21,"12",if(G2=22,"18","x"))) =if(G2="20","6",if(G2="21","...
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Basic date manipulation in Google script

I would like to define a custom function in Google Sheet. This function should do something very simple, yet I have not managed to find how to do it. I am very confused with all the answers I read ...
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How to retrieve email address of current user?

In Google Spreadsheet I am having the following issue: I am using Session.getActiveUser().getUserLoginId() to fetch the current user's email id but other than creator of the spreadsheet it is ...
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Adding a Month to a Date in a Google Spreadsheet with a Script

I'm trying to create a Google App Script that adds one month to a date already on a Google Spreadsheet. In the example below I was trying to take the date from cell B2 (1/1/16) and add one month and ...
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How to automatically wrap text to new responses from a form in a Google Spreadsheet?

I had a working Google Spreadsheet where when new responses were filled in on the form, they would automatically get textwrapped on the Form Responses sheet. Now recently I had to remake this ...
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Use a Google Form to update an existing Google Sheet

Is there a way to update an existing sheet in a Google spreadsheet using a Google form? I only see how to update to a new tab (sheet) on an existing spreadsheet.
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INDEX-formula throws random #REF!-errors due to [illogical] column value out of range

I have built a spreadsheet to help me keep track of my spending during my holidays. Whichever currency I buy in, it converts the raw amount into my local currency (Malaysian Ringgit MYR). Here is how ...
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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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Split a column of strings with a single formula returning an array

I have a column of strings like this: +---------+ | a bb | | ccc d | | ee ffff | +---------+ (exactly one space in each string), which I'd like to split by the space into two columns: +-----+...
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Function name to add rows in Google Sheets

Is it possible to add rows with a built-in function (such as MIN() or INDIRECT()) in Google Sheets? I would like to fill rows in the main sheet such as +---+----+--------+ | A | 18 | Atext1 | | A | ...
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How to turn a list of months string into a list of month numbers?

I have a table with month headers at the top: January | February | March | ... Is there a way with one formula that I can get a list of month numbers? January | February | March | ... --------+----...
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Insert current date to cell based on content in other cell

Background: I am trying to create a sheet which tracks my costs on daily basis. Instead of entering the current date everyday, I want the sheet to store the current day based on the content I enter ...
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What is the difference between the DELTA and EQ functions?

The new Google Sheets includes the DELTA function, which Compare[s] two numeric values, returning 1 if they're equal. How does this differ from the EQ? From what I can tell, the EQ function ...
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Sum a column if another column contains any of the values

I have the following data in a google spread sheet. ColumnA ColumnB ======================= Bus 205 Train 10 Train 10 Fruit 10 I want to sum all ...
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How to sort spreadsheet by date+time column but with a modified hour column?

I have a spreadsheet generated by a google webform and it produces a standard spreadsheet with a full timestamp column that is two hours behind and a hour column (hh:mm am/pm) that the user fills in ...
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Drag and drop open csv in Google Sheets

The current process for opening a csv file in Google Sheets is cumbersome. Open Google Sheets > New Document > File > Import > Upload Tab > Drag in File > Select 'Replace current sheet' Would love ...
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Google Spreadsheets: Sum values for each month

I would like to sum the values that match each month in a spreadsheet. The spreadsheet looks like this: 2015-12-10 15 2015-12-19 10 2016-01-02 15 2016-01-05 25 And I want to obtain this: ...
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Set a formula for all cells in a column

I would like to use a same formula for cells in a column. Instead of writing it for all cells, is there a way to set it in a cell and tell to apply this formula to all cells in a column (or any set of ...