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highlight if value is duplicate and corresponding cell of all other duplicates is blank

I have a list of clients who contacted us. We need to get back to them. I would like to format if: They appear twice in the list (got that) and We have not gotten back to them in any of their ...
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Ways to iterate and append a date calculation a set number of times in Google Sheets

Let's say I have a sheet with this dataset: Start Date Number of Days 3/1/2019 2 From this input set, I want to make the following transformation: Date 3/1/2019 3/2/2019 3/3/2019 A ...
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Importrange a formula?

My question is: I've a lot of files, like 30+, that I need to maintain periodically. My idea was to create a master file, where I will modify formulas only 1 time, and then the formulas will be ...
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Google Sheets checkbox validation “If this then that”

My sheet has two checkboxes who we will call "A" and "B". I need it so A must be checked in order for B to be checked. I cant find out how to do this using data validation but it seems there must be ...
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Google Sheets trying to combine and un-combine text join

Unfortunatly due to security I cannot share the page, but I am using the following codes: =ARRAY_CONSTRAIN( ARRAYFORMULA(iferror( TEXTJOIN(",",TRUE,unique(IF(($D4=Section!C$2:AW$2),Section!C$3:AW$4,"...
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Query matching two columns to three columns

I have 5 Columns divided in two groups. The first column of the first contains the name of a fruit (Pear, apple or peach) and the second its price (1 -> 5). In the other group, I also have the name ...
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Increment Cell Hotkey

Is there a hotkey in google sheets to increment any cell +1 or -1? I've seen many guides on click-drag patterns, creating buttons to increment a specific cell, but sometimes if you're doing inventory,...
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A script in Google Sheet to calculate the delay in attendance based on fixed time

I need a script to calculate the attendance for each employee based on his shift time. It must deduct the total delay or any break in the middle of the shift. For example, A shift time is between 8am ...
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Extract a number with a letter

I am trying to extract a number and add them in a range of cells if they are attached to a certain letter. Ex: Cell B1=5C, Cell C1=3C, Cell D1=2B Looking to extract and add all cells with the letter ...
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Concat text from one column with text in non-empty cells in range

I need a formula to concatenate the text from column A with each non-empty cell in B1:Z. The number of rows in the input data will change, so that has to be accounted for dynamically. Also, the rows ...
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Google Sheet hide emtpy cells

So I have a simple formula I use for my tabletop game. I have Player names in A2-A26 and their turn number in B2-B26 In E2 I have the formula =Sort(A2:B26,B2:B26,False) Now this makes a list of ...
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Google Sheets - How to reduce number of X axis labels?

I have a chart with dates along the X axis, but the chart displays them quite close together, producing a rather ugly graph. How might I reduce the number of visible labels to increase the readability ...
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Sheets-select range of cells relative to current cell

I am trying to calculate the sum of a range of cells relative to the current cell. This is what I have, and it works: =SUM(INDIRECT(ADDRESS(ROW()-6,COLUMN()-1)), INDIRECT(ADDRESS(ROW()-5,COLUMN()-1)),...
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Conditional Formatting based on another sheet, tying a value to a colour, Google Sheets

Does anyone know how I'd be able to make a specific value always appear with the same formatting & colour in my sheet, based on another tab in the sheet? The spreadsheet I'm trying to do this on ...
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How to make a SPARKLINE with text (data label) in Google Sheets

I want to create a =SPARKLINE() with the parameters {"charttype", "bar"} with a text in the same cell as the chart. How is it possible?
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How would I define multiple answers based on which checkbox is selected in google sheets?

I currently have this formula set into my cell: =if(G32 = TRUE, "12", "") Thus, if G32 is checked it will display 12. However, I want to allow the formula to react with multiple check boxes each ...
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UNIQUE ,INDEX AND IMPORTRANGE

I am stuck. I use the import range to get a set of data however now I need to the unique values that that matches the import range that I have. Say for example below is randome sample. I have import ...
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Change Google Sheet cell background color based on hex value within

So I've been looking online and I am not able to find an answer that is working for me. I have a Google Sheet, and some of the cells within that sheet have hex values in them. What I am trying to do ...
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Find and place in a column, the first non-blank cell in each row from a range of columns

I'm attempting to create an ARRAYFORMULA that can extract the first non-blank cell value on each row in a range of columns. My latest attempt is this: =TRANSPOSE(QUERY(TRANSPOSE( A2:D6),"select * ...
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Google Spreadsheet cell value dependant on other cell value

I am trying to make on cell value dependent on another cell value in the same row. I have a Project List spreadsheet with Data Validation list in column B with several Project Status (IE: Urgent, ...
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Average of only the numeric part of cell values when some of the cells contain text and numeric values

I am trying to figure out a formula that will allow me to find the average of a group of cells, where some of the cells only contain numeric values, and some cells contain both numeric values and text....
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Google Sheets: avoid decimal point when integer?

Is there a way to use a custom number format in Google Sheets so that decimal point will be visible only when decimals are present? For instance 9 8,2 10 Is there a newer solution about achieving ...
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Create list of cell addresses contained in a range

I'm looking for a single arrayformula to convert a specified range, such as B2:D4, into a list of addresses (not values!) contained in that range, in this case B2,B3,B4,C2,C3,C4,D2,D3,D4. Attempts ...
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Count query based on multiple conditions

I have a spreadsheet that I use for my World of Warcraft guild, and I've hit a bit of a wall while trying to add new functionality to it. For reference, when our guild goes through dungeons, we ...
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Make cell range appear in different position to VLOOKUP?

I want to use VLOOKUP to search the highest value in a given range, and report to me what day it's the highest. Example VLOOKUP for my actual data set in case if it matters: =VLOOKUP(MAX(A3:A1001),...
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Google Sheets, CountIf, name matches and is within date range from another spreadsheet [duplicate]

In another sheet I want to count how many meetings were scheduled for a rep within a date range. My 3 columns are the date, rep, and misc data =countifs( "https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/...
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Google Sheets: Stacked bar chart showing event totals by month

I have a Google Sheets spreadsheet that tracks four types of events on a daily basis; we'll call them A, B, C, and D. More than one event can happen on a day; if this happens there are two (or more) ...
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Apply Filter script on multiple sheets

I made a script to filter column D3 on active sheet, I would like to do the same on multiple sheet at the same time from an action button on my index page. E.g. (tab1, tab2, tab5, tab7) What do I ...
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Import Price from Amazon into Google Sheets

I am attempting to pull a price from Amazon.com into google sheets using IMPORTXML() as per this answered question, but so far no luck - I get "Imported content is empty." =IMPORTXML("https://www....
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Find and extract words/names from a string beginning with specific character

I've got some rows in Google Sheets that contain strings. I want to extract certain parts from this string and enter them into another cell: specifically, I want to extract words/names that begin with ...
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Add year (multiple different years) in cells that have only day and month (Google Sheets)

I have a spreadsheet as follows in column B: 10/11 27/10 05/05 01/01 24/12 11/07 03/03 27/11 15/10 The top ones are always from the year that we are, in this example it's 2019, but according to what ...
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Googel Sheets MINUS formula is adding

I have been working with some numbers in Google Spreadsheets and when I type the formula =MINUS(A1,A2) or even =A1-A2 the spreadsheet keeps adding the two numbers instead of subtracting them. What am ...
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Google Sheets formula

I'm using Google Sheets make a spreadsheet with the name in column a, the company in column b and in column f, I need their email. I have 3 companies, and they have slightly different email formats. ...
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I have a list of phone numbers entered into Google Spreadsheet in this format: 404-313-2974

How can I convert this entered cell into (404) 313-2974 ?
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Excluding 0 in color scaling

I have a list of numbers that I want to color scale, with the lowest being red and green being highest. But the list sometimes includes 0's, I don't want the 0's to be included in the color scaling ...
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Help with a Google Sheets formula for Inventory Tracking

Wanted to get some help with finding the correct formula to input into a cell in google sheets. I need to determine when we are getting low on product and when it is recommended to order more. I ...
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Problem with Nested IF() statement on google sheets

I am trying to create a formula for a monthly expense report using the following nested IF() statement: =IF(B2="Weekdays", C2*20, IF(B2="Monthly", C2, IF(B2="Weekly", C2*4, IF(B2="Bi-weekly", ...
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How to recall a PDF attachment sent from Google Sheets

How do I retrieve a PDF attachment sent from Google Sheets through Gmail?
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Google Sheets - search multiple columns for specific text

Info added after as response to first comment: I just realized that the IF(PAGE1!C5="OPTION1" probably wont work, probably because I haven't described the wish good enough. I will describe with this ...
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Convert ARRAYFORMULA output from 2D to 1D range

tl;dr How to create an 1D range from a 2D range output of an ARRAYFORMULA. Intro I have a Google Sheet that uses a very complex ARRAYFORMULA to perform data validation on about fift cells in a row. ...
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How can I get to the bottom of a Google Sheet

I want to open my Google Sheets and go automatically to the bottom/last line entered as there are over 2000 lines. I have entered the below text in: tools > script editor, as seen in another post ...
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Is there any way to set different formulas for multiple ranges all at once?

In my question Is there any way to set different values for multiple ranges all at once?, I found out how to set different values across dis-contiguous cells all at once, and we developed a good ...
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How do you interpolate data in a horizontal range that's non-linear?

I've been told what I'm hoping to do is called 'spline interpolation'. I've imported monthly youtube channel viewership figures from google API. And I've layed out the dates and views in a horizontal ...
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How do I get the row number of the last non-zero value from a range in Google sheets?

I have a column of numerical data, say a1:a20. I want to search that range and return either the cell address of the last non-zero, non-empty cell, or if that can't be done, the row number (since I ...
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Change cell colour based on another cell containing text

I am new to Google Sheets and trying to create a custom formula in conditional formatting. Looking to see if someone would be kind enough to help. The picture below is a sample size of two list of ...
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Copy cell info on account of cell matching specific te

Edited as response to comment: I had to copy data into a new sheet, which is why it doesnt entirely match your answer. Here is where Im at now: attached screendump is new. Hope you can help with ...
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Incorrect and somewhat strange results when using COUNTIFs with Arrayformula

I have three functions responsible for checking if I own a stock (by seeing that the column F is not empty) Then I want to check column AB to see what market the stock is from. In the first case I ...
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How to combine specific hours with fees in Google Sheet (dates + cycles + fees)

I’m trying to prepare a sheet to count fees based on cycles (specific hours) to know how many time I got to do some kind of action. For example, I got a virtual pet which has maximum 1 500 000 ...
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Google sheets - “Anchor” formula to pivot table data which keeps moving

Ive got a Pivot table in a Google Sheet which summarises some numerical data by groups. Ive attached a screenshot of the pivot table below. I want to be able to sum the values of the "grand total" ...
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Scatter Chart with Equal Axis Scale in Google Sheets

My data for X and Y uses the same units. How can I get a scatter chart to force the same scale (units) for both X and Y axis? In Matlab this would be called equal axis.