Questions tagged [google-sheets-arrayformula]

Use for questions about the use of the Google Sheets built-in function ARRAYFORMULA.

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How to paste a comma separated string over multiple cells in Google Sheets?

Say I have a string of: l,f,x,a,s,f I would want to paste this every comma-separated value over 6 adjacent cells. How would I do it?
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Cumulative Sum without Script

For this question, I've created a Google Apps Script function, that calculates the cumulative sum of a range. Martin Hawksey on Google+ made a comment about a more efficient way of calculating the ...
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Split content of one row into multiple rows?

I have a table where each row contains data like this: Team name | First member | Second member | Third member | Team description Would it be possible to transform/break this data so that each row ...
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Stacking multiple query formulas throws “an Array Literal was missing values for one or more rows”

I am attempting to run multiple queries where it adds rows where if F is blank, then it skips those rows, then runs the query again and replaces row F with row G. I have a much more complicated ...
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How to use AVERAGE inside ARRAYFORMULA in Google Sheets

I want to use the ARRAYFORMULA version of =AVERAGE(Linda!B3, Nandi!B3, David!B3, Remmelt!B3) I want the cell to calculate the average value of the entries in that cell from the other tabs (Linda, ...
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How to SUM a row of numbers after extracting numbers with REGEX?

I have columns of data that are of the form: A1: "IDjohn / 35.00 / california" A2: "IDmike / 25.00 / oregon" A3: "IDrebecca / 40.00 / ohio" B1: "IDchang / 20.00 / washington" B2: "IDwill / 25.00 / ...
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QUERY where column IS NOT EQUAL to ANY cell in column A of a second sheet

I want it to pull the max value from column F where the corresponding row has C matching the number 14, and A does not have any exact text matches in any cell in column A of a separate sheet. I feel ...
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Joining two rows of data with alternating delimiters

I'm working with two rows of values that are related to each other and trying to build a formula that will compile the data into one cell, with syntax that uses two delimiters. If a cell in the ...
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Google Sheets: Is there kind of map function?

I don't like expanding formulas. First, when I modify them, I have to copy them again, it is like copy&paste programming. Second, the I'd like them to match the original range, which might change. ...
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Query Multiple Ranges with Results in Row

I am trying to query five ranges with the results displayed across a single row. To do this, I was using { } with commas separating each range, but it's only giving me the first range in return. ...
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CountIf in upper cells with ArrayFormula

I have some values in the column A and in the column B want to calculate concatenation of the value and how many times it was used in rows above. In the usual formula, I would've written in B2 =A2 &...
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Google Sheets Array Generation

Is it possible to generate an array of numbers between two provided numbers eg =sequence(1,10) results in {1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10} My end goals is to generate a list of days between two dates, but have ...
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Google Spreadsheet formula, MINUS?

I have a spreadsheet with 3 columns: | ITEM | COST | SUBTOTAL | Subtotal, for example, is 1000 to start, like: -------------------------- | ITEM | COST | SUBTOTAL | -------------------------- | ...
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How to block automatic row and column insertion in Google Sheets?

While playing around with array formulas, "sometimes" when the result has more rows and columns than the previously available in the sheet, Google Sheets automatically adds the row needed. I said "...
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Refer to the cell directly to the left of the cell with the maximal value in a range

I've got a spreadsheet with about 5,000 rows and roughly 50 columns. The columns are alternating between terms and numeric values associated with the terms (example: baseball / 1000 / football / 500 / ...
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How automatically to add spaces inbetween each character in a text string?

Teachers I work with, enter four scores for a student’s assessment in a single cell, like this: 2113, with no breaks or spaces. How can I separate those characters so as to be able to create a chart ...
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Query returning #VALUE error when the column has no values

The below query returns #VALUE error when the column H is completely empty: =QUERY('Input Longo'!A8:S;"SELECT '000', A, B, C, D, E, ' ', F, ' ', ' ', ' ', G, ' ', ' ', ' ', '"&...
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Arrayformula using cells as parameters

I would like to use the ARRAYFORMULA combined with two cells as range. For example: Cell A1 value: A3 Cell A2 value: B7 Resulting formula: ARRAYFORMULA(A3:B7) Is it possible? How can I do?
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Formula breaks subtly in ARRAYFORMULA in Google Sheets

I have a spreadsheet document with a formula comparing a list of URLs to lists on two other sheets within the document. I desire to know if each URL on the first list is present on the blocklist, ...
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Processing data from multiple cells and comparing results with another cell

For most orders, I have multiple deliveries under the same recipient ID and I need to compare whether everything ordered is really delivered. All products are divided by a comma and have always the ...
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ARRAYFORMULA with IF, DETECTLANGUAGE and LEN

I'm trying to make an array formula to detect the number of English characters in a range. When I use the following for individual cells: =IF(DETECTLANGUAGE(ARRAYFORMULA(A5:A))="en",LEN(ARRAYFORMULA(...
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Remove the false operator in Google Sheets

Here I am trying to add a random hexadecimal value every time a name is entered. It’s working but the other empty cells get filled with false. I want to completely delete the false part as it’s ...
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Does the ArrayFormula formula work with Concatenate?

I am trying to make an ArrayFormula that see if column D is empty or not If it is not empty it will then take a number and concatenate to generate an url to show an img from a URL. My current ...
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Array formula with running total that restarts based on values in another column

I have tried to create a running total with some kind of filter as it were and have been unable to figure out how to do it. I have seen people do a running total using MMULT but not sure how to adapt ...
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Multiple IMPORTHTML requests in a custom array, or in separate cells - same speed?

I have a spreadsheet with 62 IMPORTHTML requests. Does it make any difference in speed if I put all of these inside a custom array rather than having them in individual cells?
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Google Sheets sort question

I used to know this a few years ago and for the life of me can't figure it out and can't find an answer in Google help. I know how to sort columns, but only by the default A-Z format, how can I sort ...
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Comparing Unique Values to a Range

I have the following formula =CONCATENATE (FILTER(boxmod!AC2:AC, boxmod!I2:AB=concatboxmod!C2 )) The intention of this formula is to take a range and compare it to a list of unique identifiers on ...
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Add missing dates to list of dates with values

Current Data: 9/20/2018 6 9/22/2018 3 9/23/2018 1 Desired Output: 9/20/2018 6 9/21/2018 9/22/2018 3 9/23/2018 1 I would like to have the missing dates added to Column A while the ...
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How to SUMIFS text beginning with apostrophe

I am receiving a list of products from an external data source. One of the product names begins with an apostrophe. When I attempt to produce a summary of the products and total quantity using UNIQUE()...
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How do I automatically enter sequential numbers without using the mouse in Google Sheets?

I would like to create a series of number in Google Sheets, without dragging with the mouse. When using the Shortcut Cmd+R (Fill Right) it just copies the value of the first cell. Initial State: ...
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Sum value in cells that contain both number and text

I need to sum a range of cells with text in them. Example: a1= "25,00 market" b1="24,00 credit card" c1="75,11 food" a2= "10,00 sweets" b2="9,00 market" c2="24,00 keyboard" I want to sum ...
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How to remove duplicate words in a cell only if longer than a certain number of characters?

I need to remove a duplicate text in a cell but only if it is longer than 4 characters. I have this formula that only works for any types of duplicate words: =join(" ",unique(transpose(split(A1,", ")...
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Find cell that contains some phrase

I'm looking for replacement of Excel formula: =if.error(lookup(1000;search($B$1:$B$2;A1);$B$1:$B$2); "NONE") The sheet looks like this: So in column A, I have a long product index, in column B, I ...
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How to autofill value on Google Sheets

I have the following example here. I have a random value that is no spaced exactly, (some have 10 empty between them other 30). I would like to have some value equally added in the empty spaces. I ...
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Splitting numbers of a cell and adding them together in an ArrayFormula on Google Sheets

My question is how can I have digits of a cell added together in an array formula format, in that 12 | -> 3 //(result: 3 = 1 + 2) 14 | -> 5 46 | -> 10 11 | -> 2 53 | -> 8 And let’...
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What's wrong with this arrayformula?

=arrayformula(if(LEN(A:A),if(ROW(A:A)=1,"Outstanding amount Payment", sum(QUERY(daily_fee_collection!A:D,"select D where B="&A:A&"",-1))))) I am trying to cross-check for payments made in ...
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SUM a range of cells (sometimes string, sometimes numbers), parsing the cell if it is a string

I am trying to get the sum of a column of cells, which sometimes contains numbers and sometimes contains a string with numbers in it. I've found that the formula =arrayformula(sum(0+iferror(...
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How to summary the multiple entry into a single sheet by name and by date?

Names are in rows and Dates are in columns. Sheet 1: Name 1-Jun-18 2-Jun-18 3-Jun-18....... KB CL KB EL AJ SL SD SL SD CL I need ...
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Aggregate results by week and month for charts

Is there a way to convert daily values into weekly averages for charting? Sample source sheet --------------------------------------------------- | Data 1 | 1/1/2018 | 1/2/2018 | 1/3/2018 | etc......
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How to sum all positive values in Google Sheets based on whether the associated data in another column is unique

I have a spreadsheet that my company is trying to transfer into Google Sheets from Excel. I've used an array formula to accomplish this result in Excel, but it's not translating to Sheets and I know ...
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How can I create a unique list of data across multiple rows AND columns?

Google Sheets has a UNIQUE() function which when given a column of values, will output a column of all unique values. This works well for column-specific data, however, you have multiple columns and ...
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How do I add dates for the beginning and end of the week in one cell

I know very little about Google Sheets and all I want to do is create a cell that will display the beginning and end of the week, like this: 7/22-7/28. I'd like to be able to drag this across ...
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Convert Text String into Date/Time Value

I'm fetching data into a Google Sheet. The date column contains multiple cells with the following text string pattern: Mon Mar 11 19:05:32 +0000 2019 The pattern always repeat itself: [day] [month] ...
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SUM columns from other sheets and group by month, but also show the individual sheets values before doing SUM

Currently, I have a spreadsheet which has a number of customer sheets, each with a pivot table showing the month in the row I and the total income for each month in row L. On a separate sheet I have ...
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Summing up amounts if one row contains a key within another sheet

I have two sheets in one Google Sheets document: | Key | Amount | |-----|---------| | ABC | 1 | | DEF | 2 | | GHI | 3 | | Keys | |-------| | ABC | | XYZ | | JKL | | GHI | ...
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Google Sheets Arrayformula on both horizontal & vertical cells?

In a sheet, I make calculations horizontally, however I can't build the arrayformula to expand calculation vertically on each row. See the following sheet: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/...
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How to get a Sample Standard Deviation values that match condition?

I am trying to get the standard deviation of a subset of data. I have two sheets Name Value a 1 a 2 a 1 b 5 b 5 In a separate sheet I have: Name StdDev a b GOAL: I am trying ...
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How to return all values (horizontal array) in B that has the same key stored in A?

Sample Sheet 1: A B 1 a x 2 a y 3 a z 4 b i 5 b h 6 b w Formula result, in Sheet 2, I am looking for: A B C D 1 a x y z 2 b i h w
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Conditional formatting rule that compares against a range of values

I have a list of 2019 dates (col A) and holiday dates (col G). Wherever there's a date in col A that matches any date in the range G2:G20, I would like to highlight it in grey. See this sample ...
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Google Sheets Query with Date and Time

I need help with a query. I need to filter on some Google Form data and only show the results that have been submitted AFTER a specific timestamp. Timestamp Cell = J2 - This cell is in the following ...