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

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Populate a Google slide automatically via Google spreadsheet

Is there any way to populate a Google slide automatically with some other workbook like Google spreadsheet. (e.g. like by giving range reference in a Google slide). If someone knows the other way to ...
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Dropdown menus drop-off

I have a Google Sheet application (url below) that uses dropdown menus to allow selection of data to display (one line selected from 5000). It works quite well BUT once the file is shared, for some ...
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Posting more than 2000 lines from IFTTT to a Google Spreadsheet

I have an IFTTT trigger set up whose action is to add a row to a Google Drive spreadsheet. Once the spreadsheet reaches 2000 rows, IFTTT creates a new document with the title: Document Title (1) ...
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How to delete a group of cells and shift the rest up?

In MS Excel, it is possible to select any rectangular range of cells and delete it in such a way that the cells below the deleted range move up to fill up its place. This feature is helpful, e.g., ...
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How to display a character when a value in the same row is the highest value in its column?

I have the following example table: A | B a | 5 b | 3 c | 1 d | 9 <=== expected result e | 0 f | 4 So it should display d as in the other column 9 is the highest value.
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Batch Google search or search inside Google sheet

I have a list of cities that I want coordinates for. I've been typing in the city in Google Search (in the format: city name coordinates—for example Recife coordinates) and then pasting the result ...
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Google Spreadsheets date and time format

I have lots of dates in the first column in the format August 23, 2010 at 11:01PM I was wondering if anyone knows a way to get them formatted in a way that I can then use for date and time ...
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capture & Log Range into new sheet on a weekly basis

I'm using =IMPORTHTML to import a set of values into a spreadsheet and I would like to have those values captured and stored in a different sheet once a week. I'm not all that familiar with scripts ...
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Auto date insert when opposite cell is populated

I am creating a spreadsheet which will contain records of my daily expenditure. Something like the following: A | B ---------- 0 | 50.04 0 | 20.00 0 | 19.99 0 | 2.40 What I am trying to ...
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How to combine and consolidate rows from multiple sheets into one and sort them?

I've few sheets where rows are populated dynamically via IMPORTXML and ImportJSON with the same columns, but they can't be sorted. So I'd like to generate new sheet which will populate rows from ...
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Import Google Spreadsheet range if a column contains a particular value

I want to import a range of data from one Google Spreadsheet (1) into another (2), but only when Column J in spreadsheet 1 contains a 'yes'. I'm using the following formula: ...
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Hovering image in Google Spreadsheets

I want to write a script which detects the mouse hovering over a cell (or if not possible, triggered by a menu as described in "Google Developers: Apps Script: Custom Menus in Google Apps". This ...
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Link in Google Sheets to either create a new document or link to the one that was previously created

I'd like to provide a column in a spreadsheet that allows the user to create a note for the column by clicking on a link. If the note has never been created, it will create the link to a new document ...
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Send email If one cell is greater than or equal to another

For some reason this script is not working and I was wondering if someone may guide me on fixing this? In my Google Spreadsheets, I just want the value in cell A2 to send an email if it's greater ...
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Google spreadsheet disappearing text

Whenever I enter text into a box and press enter the text disappears. I can only view the text by clicking on the box it's in. What am i doing wrong? Windows 8, Firefox 29. It only occurs in firefox. ...
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Password protect a column in Google Spreadsheet

I have encountered a problem that I need a hand with. I have already done numerous searches of this forum and others to see if I could solve it that way but it appears I have come a cropper. So ...
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Google Spreadsheets function to copy array

Is there an array function to copy an array? I use the workaround =TRANSPOSE(TRANSPOSE(A1:A30)) currently. An example of when this is useful: you have a worksheet of raw data, and another worksheet ...
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Add a link in Google Spreadsheet to a paragraph in Docs

How do I add a link in a Google Spreadsheet to a specific paragraph or header in a Google Doc?
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Format of spreadsheet chart not kept when exporting inside my GoogleApp

I built a Table Chart in Google Sheets, and all numerical values except for the last column are displayed as percentages, which is a behaviour I need and want. View of my sheet (sample of the Table ...
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Autosum entire column

On Google Sheets, I enter my sales for the month in Column F. How can I get column F to Auto Sum so that the total always appears below the bottom entry?
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In a Google Spreadsheet, how can I force a row to be a certain height?

In a Google Doc spreadsheet I would like to have each row the same height no matter how much text is in each cell. I have tried "resize row" but no matter how many pixels I put in, the row expands ...
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Formula to show text based on numbers

I am looking for a short way to type this: =if(a1=1,"sometext",if(a1=2,"othertext",if(a1=3,"thirdtext"))) In JavaScript you would do something similar like this: switch(a1) case 1: "sometext" ...
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Create a popup in Google Spreadsheet

How can I create a popup in Google Sheets using script editor? I'd like to show a popup with a personalised notification. It should start like this: function onOpen() { var ss = ...
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Formula counting based on two conditions

I am struggling with a formula in Google Spreadsheet. Here is what I want to achieve: If a column in a book is not null and if another column in another book is having a specific value, then counting ...
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How to consolidate information from different sources in Google Sheets

So I have a Google Sheet with several sheets (tabs) in it, like so: Sheet 1 - Weapons Legend A B C D A = Date 5/3 John Sword 10 B = From 6/3 ...
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Google sheets query returns “loading…”

I've put together a web application that relies on a series of Google components. Google Forms collects data from users Google sheets saves the data (automatically) Additional "calculated" columns ...
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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 do I use a negative DURATION formatted cell from Google Spreadsheets in Google Scripts?

I'm using Google Spreadsheets and I have a sheet in the following format: Start | End | Partial result | Expected | Total 08:00 | 12:00 | 04:00 | 05:00 | -01:00 14:00 | 18:00 | ...
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Is there any way to create a timestamp in a Google Spreadsheet?

I use PSPad as a text editor, which allows you to press Alt + D to insert a timestamp, e.g.: 2010-07-17 23:45:44 Is there a way to do this in a Google Spreadsheet?
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Multiple Timestamps in google spreadsheet [duplicate]

Im having the worst time ever trying to input timestamps in spreadsheet. I have basically a check sheet and each row has a subject to be inspected and stamped with the date and time the task was ...
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Summing a column, filtered based on another column in Google Spreadsheet

I have the following data in a Google Spreadsheet: +------+---------+ | Time | Include | +------+---------+ | 0:30 | No | | 1:00 | Yes | | 0:30 | Yes | | 0:30 | No | | 0:30 | Yes ...
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Google sheets average between cells

I want to fill in the blanks between these cells with the average difference: i.e., because there are 11 blank cells between 0.234 and 0.334 the first blank should be 0.234 + ((0.334 - 0.234) / 11). ...
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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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Chart usage per interval from periodic readings

I have a series of monotonically increasing values associated with arbitrary dates. In this case, they're meter readings, but could be other values like mileage, fuel usage, etc. 29/05/2015 844.79 ...
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Toggle named range window with a button?

I would like to know if it would be possible to toggle the different features in sheets with a script. What I am trying to do is to basically create a button that will show the Named Ranges side ...
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How to calculate average screen reso. based on number of visitors using a spreadsheet?

I want to find out what the average screen resolution is for visitors to my website – or rather, what is the average width and the average height in pixels. To qualify what I mean by "average" – and ...
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Conversion from Excel to Google Spreadsheet - sum across sheets

I'm importing an Excel spreadsheet into Google Drive. Its a huge spreadsheet, and overall Google spreadsheets has converted everything, except the following: There are a few cells with formulas like ...
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How to get formulas to do the calculations

I have a column from A1:A398 in a Google spreadsheet. Each cell either has an "f" or is blank. I want to count how many of each there are. In row 399, 400 and 401 I put the following formulas ...
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Lock formulas in Google Spreadsheets

I'm creating a table for a friend to input information but he is not very good at computers. I had him work on a table in Excel and locked the page and this worked great but now I want to check his ...
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How to make my Excel formula work when transferring it to Google Spreadsheets

I am trying to convert an Excel program that tracks repairs inputed by staff and updates a master file. I had the formula working and once I had transferred it to Google Spreadsheets it stopped ...
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Sum rows of a array function that outputs a matrix [Google Spreadsheet]

I got a arrayfunction that is returning a matrix. I want to edit this to only return a vector, where this vector contains the sum of each row. I tried applying sum(), but that summed every element of ...
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Multiply cell value depending on keyword

I would like to apply a transformation to a table which basically looks like this: If there is a certain keyword in column A, then the number in column B should be multiplied by 2. Is that possible ...
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Method to filter based on dropdown list of months

I'm trying to convert an Excel spreadsheet into Google Sheets. I have the entire year on a sheet and would like to filter the list based on a selected month from a dropdown. For example, selecting ...
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Google Sheets Count Unique value with multiple criteria

I am working on a Google spreadsheet as below: Walkin date | Name | Phone | Status | Remarks 01/06/15 | Client1 | 1001 | Open | Will join soon 03/06/15 | Client2 | 2002 | Sales | ...
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Can you do a UNION SELECT in a Google Sheet?

I've got a Google Sheet linked to a form which collects replies from three different people on the same subject using the same form and editing three times. This creates a sheet which contains three ...
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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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Sum 4 rows in every 5th column

The formula works in Excel but does not work in Google Doc. I want to sum columns G, M and S with 4 rows. Column A =sum(G1:G4,M1:M4,S1:S4)
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Limitation of participants Google docs

I would like to create a registration form for a serie of lectures participants could sign up for. However, depending on the lectures, there is a different limitation of numbers of participants that ...
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Is it possible to reference a cell above with an ArrayFormula? [duplicate]

Here is an example situation which I would like to achieve using ArrayFormula: Column A is the data, column B is the calculation. Here is an implementation without ArrayFormula: Here is how I ...
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Trigger Script in Spreadsheet in Similar Fashion to a Link

I currently have a button on my spreadsheet (a text box image that triggers the script). Unfortunately this button doesn't work when using a tablet. Is there a way of triggering a script to run via a ...