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

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Using query to find the entries in one column which are not in the other

I am using Google Sheets to track changes in a group's roster. Cells B2:B240 contain the old list of names, and C2:C240 contains the new list. Both lists are alphabetized. There is a lot of overlap ...
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Clear range of cells

I'm trying to make a script voor google spreadsheets (which is my first time) I want to clear a range of some cells. So: for example I want to clear D5:D12 but not D13 and D14, but then again I ...
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Get the sum of every row in a table imported with Importhtml

I've figured out how to import HTML table into Google spreadsheets, but is there a way to sum a row? I want to get a sum of Total Revenue from Nasdaq. This allowed me to pull the quarterly data from ...
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Google Sheets “Skipping blanks”

I have a huge data sheet that is being updated every week. It has about 2,000 colums and 6 rows. Every cell each week is new (Its a list of average prices, so the names of the items remain the same ...
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Setting multiple protected ranges with one range value inputted

Id like to set protected ranges over several sheets and ranges of the same spreadsheet in a Google spreadsheet. The normal way to do a range is 'Sheet One'!A:L What id like to do is be able to ...
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Is there another way to click on the hyperlink in a Google Spreadsheet?

I am aware of the process to click a link on the spreadsheet. However, is there a way where the user of the sheet can directly click on the link? I am trying to prepare a decision tree where, once a ...
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How to compute the maximum of Column B after having filtered by the contents of Column A?

I have data in two columns (say A2:B20). To get what I want, I have to filter by the first column, and then get the maximum value in the second column of the filtered array. Can this be done without a ...
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Sort randomly in a Google Script

I found this script to sort a Google Spreadsheet but I need to sort everything randomly instead of alphabetically, is there a way to sort it randomly every time this script runs? > // LinkBack to ...
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Import Google Contacts to Google Spreadsheet

Google notice me : You do not have permission to call getContacts (line 3) Here is my code: function importFullName(input) { var CONTACT = ...
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Google Spreadsheet formatting a cell with wordwrap without switching modes?

How can one format a cell to have wordwrap in Google Spreadsheets? I've tried Shift+Enter, but that doesn't seem to work. One thing I know works is to place the Spreadsheet into List Mode and then ...
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How do I organise my data in Google SpreadSheets

I have separate sheets based on month's of the year. Each time I create a new month I copy the template sheet and fill in the data. Therefore each sheet has the same layout it's only the data that ...
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Google Sheets permissions

I built two separate spreadsheets in Google Drive and spreadsheet "A" has a script that when run, will copy the input data into spreadsheet "B". When I test it, it works perfectly. But I have other ...
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Google Spreadsheets refuses to leave out commas

On the spreadsheet in question there is a column that contains plain numbers in a particular sequence. As an example: 3040513, 3050513, 3060513 etc. Sometimes when typing in the next sequenced number ...
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Highlight all cells in a range that contain a formula in Google Sheets

I am looking to apply conditional formatting to all the cells in my sheet and highlight cells that contain a formula. I know that I can format cells based on a custom formula, and I know that I can ...
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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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How to retreive data from non-public Google Spreadsheet as JSON in Android app? [on hold]

I need to access exactly non-public spreadsheet. I can't use authorized http request, because of security policies. I think I must use Google API. Can I add it to Gradle in Android studio. Please ...
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Conditional Formatting in Google Spreadsheet

I have a list of addresses in column C for work orders, I'd like them to be highlighted if there are duplicates so we don't forget a work order on each visit. These work orders/results are dynamic and ...
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Using HLOOKUP for date values

I'm trying to get the HLOOKUP function working in my sheet but it's not working like it should. The function is: =HLOOKUP(TEXT(NOW(), "yyyy-MM-dd"), INDIRECT(TEXT(NOW(), "MMMM") & "!B1:AE5"), 3, ...
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substitute() multiple terms in Google Spreadsheets

I'm trying to simplify semi-complex text strings into much simpler ones - specifically names into hashtags. For example: Tomáš Rosický into #TomasRosicky or Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain into ...
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Calculate compound interest rate in Google Spreadsheet

Assume the PV=100, FV=150, yearly IR=X, number of period = 60 (5 years of interest and compounding is monthly basis) Therefore: FV = PV * (1 + X / 12)^60 How can I calculate X easily? ...
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How to calculate interest rate from start and end amounts in Google Sheets? [duplicate]

What is the formula and result for working out the interest rate required for making £38106 into £73036 in 20 years? (As if you put £38106 into a bank account and left it for 20 years, never taking ...
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Auto sort a column and auto duplicate all sheets to one sheet

The title speaks for itself. I am looking to do two things in Google Sheets, because I am entering data from a different third-party app using Google API. First: I need Google Sheets to auto sort a ...
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How do I calculate a time delta in my Google Spreadsheets?

I've got a Google Spreadsheet that looks roughly like this: Date | Start time | End time | Minutes ------------+-------------+-------------+----------- 1/11/2012 | 11:39 | 12:41 ...
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Monitor webpage changes using Google Spreadsheets

I want to monitor a web page. The best solution I found was Google Spreadsheets (apart from feed43 which has limitations). I'm using the importHTML function in Google Spreadsheet which will update ...
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Protect Formatting (Validation)

I have a very complicated tool that I developed that produces a mass amount of information. Technically, the whole sheet should be a database drive website. However, it is a spreadsheet: ...
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Calling IMPORTRANGE inside of REGEXMATCH function?

I'm interested to know whether (and how) can i call IMPORTRANGE function inside of REGEXMATCH function. I want to get root domains from list of URL's and use REGEXMATCH to do this but want to get ...
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Google Sheets IMPORTRANGE + QUERY won't import IMAGE

I use Sheets in my business to create product catalogs for wholesale prices. I have different sheets for different companies but the data in many of them is the same. I'd like these sheets to sync ...
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Create a 7 day running total and running average using ARRAYFORMULA

There's a question on this forum that asks how to get a 7 day running total and running average. It's available here and it reads like this: I have a Google Spreadsheet tracking figures day by ...
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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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Unique ID Column

I have a Google Spreadsheet that I want to have a unique number created in column A when I enter information in column B. Below is the formula I currently have that works, but I am wondering if there ...
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Auto Sort data in Google sheet, but by sheet not range

I have found this script from this question to auto sort a column: How can I apply a script to only one specific sheet within a spreadsheet function onEdit(){ var sh0 = ...
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Add new row while keeping functions in new Google Spreadsheets

In the new Google Spreadsheets, I'm trying to make a simple spreadsheet which will assign points to my salesmen regarding some actions they complete. I would like to be able to add a new row below ...
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How to do a date formula in Google Spreadsheets

I have to do a query that increments automatically the date year by year. For example I use this formula: =INDEX(query('Scheda Intervento'!C3:K14;"select sum (K) where (F >= date '2013-01-01' ...
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Sum on condition?

I have set up a form with Google Spreadsheet where I want to collect grocery expenses for different people. How can I sum the expenses for different persons? Each row has a column with the person's ...
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How to prevent user from downloading my Google Sheets

I have made a few useful spreadsheets for my company. I want to put them on Google Sheets, so my colleagues can use it online to make inputs and get results. But I do not want them to know the ...
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How to extract IP address of the host into a row?

It seems it's possible to extract website title into a row, but how to extract IP address of the host into a row? So for given any hostname (e.g. webapps.stackexchange.com) it should return IP ...
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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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categorising info from google form responses

staff will be filling in a google form on how many hours they have looked after a group at school for e.g. soccer for say 10 hours. I then need on a second sheet specific data to be categorised. I ...
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Conditional formatting of a row header based on the values in the column

I have a table I'm using to list recipes and their ingredients. Ingredients are rows, recipes are columns, with a column next to the ingredients denoting if that ingredient is in stock. Like so: ...
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How to alter text orientation to vertical in Google Spreadsheet document?

Using MS Excel I can go to Format of the cell and choose the text orientation from horizontal to vertical fairly easy. How do I alter text orientation to vertical in Google Spreadsheet document?
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How to automatically increase the exponent in Google Spreadsheet columns?

I have asked a similar question before How to automatically increase the exponent in Google Spreadsheet? But the new question is: In a Google Spreadsheet, I put in the following numbers in a ROW, ...
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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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Conditional formatting based on another cell

I use Google Sheets to schedule office appointments. I have set conditional formatting so that if the appointment time slot cells are empty, they are highlighted yellow. (This makes it easier to find ...
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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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Google Spreadsheets: how to show the 10 most recent rows from another sheet's timestamp?

In one sheet A I have an ongoing number of rows where the 1st column is a timestamp in ascending order (more recent entries at the bottom). I'd like to have another sheet B where only the 10 most ...
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SUMIF using NOT ISDATE

I want to sum across a range of fields, but only if the cell contains a number, not a Date. I would love to use something like SUMIF(A2:Z2,"!ISDATE()",A2:Z2) But the criteria in SUMIF is incredibly ...
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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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Google Spreadsheets Data Validation - Unique Values

I have a google sheets document which contains two sets of data in separate worksheets: Public IP addresses Private IP addresses In my private IPs worksheet I want to create a dropdown which ...
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Automatically create a new row each day, on top of older rows

I am looking for a way to automatically create a new row on top of older rows each day. Inside of this row should be the current date.
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Import a CSV file from a URL to Google Sheets and update it periodically

I'm looking to pull data from a CSV file that gets update regularly into a Google spreadsheet that I can format the way I want. I know how to import the CSV as a one time thing but I don't know how to ...