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How to assign a name to a membership number vice versa?

I would like to learn what formula I can use to make my timesheet more efficient. How to assign a membership number to a name vice versa? I need to add lesson hours to each membership daily and ...
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How to reverse the y-axis in google sheets when the y-axis is time of day?

So I'm trying to make a Marey graph, and I have it mostly figured out, but I can't figure out how to get it so that 12 AM is followed by 1 AM and so on, currently it starts at 12 AM, then goes to 11 ...
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Google Sheets: how to reference a range of cells for charts using a formula?

I'm trying to make a chart always take the range from the first 8 cells within a column without updating the range when a new row is added above the range. You could use something like "=INDIRECT(...
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Google Sheet: is it possible to make a chart's vertical axis' Min and Max values automatically adjust according to the values in the dataset?

I want to have my chart, which displays a range of data that updates periodically, to represent the changes across sampled values in a more zoomed-in form by having the minimum value of the vertical ...
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How to keep my chart unchanged when deleting rows from data source?

Could anyone kindly advise how to keep my sample chart unchanged after deleting the unnecessary Row 2? I have a Google Sheet that contains over 50 charts whose data source is within only one big data ...
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Sheets histogram not displaying bucket values

Given a series of values (range:1->7.989000E-11) to create a histogram. Horizontal max set to .0000001 (with option selected Allow bounds to hide data). I try to view the ranges of the various ...
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Getting error while using inlineImages

I am always getting error while using inlineImages. "Error Exception: Invalid argument: inlineImages" Below is my code: var blob = Charts.newTableChart() .setDataTable(table.build()) ...
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Google Sheets Pie Graph Aggregation Merges Completely Different Categories

I've been trying to make a basic chart in google sheets that puts together the time taken for various activities to make a pie chart. Since the same activities appear multiple times I need to ...
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How do I chart timeseries data organized by one of the columns?

Here's what seems to be a simple common thing in excel/sheets that I can't seem to be able to google in the right way. three columns: timestamp, email, things_done. I want a chart with time as the X ...
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Plotting gigantic values + smaller values on the same Google Sheets chart?

I'm trying to plot a chart that includes one data set in billions, another in millions, and a third in thousands. What is the most efficient/elegant way to do this using google sheets without the ...
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Show label when hovering over point in diagram

My chart is quite crowded but I need to be able to look up the manual labels assigned to each point. Is there a way to make Google spreadsheet show the manual label upon hovering over the point with ...
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Add more numbers in Vertical axis

Ideally, I'd like it to have percentages of 10. 0% - 10% - 20% - 30%, etc. But I'm not finding a way to customize this. Can anyone help?
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Cumulative Timeline Plot Google Sheets

To make the job application process a bit more fun on the side, I am gathering some statistics on it. I would love to plot "number of applications submitted over time". I am limited to ...
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How do I specify a consistent interval for a date-range axis in a Google Sheet Chart

I have a Google Sheet with a set of deposits and withdrawls and the running balance. I have added a chart to the sheet, so I can visualize what the balance has been over time and when deposits or ...
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Creating graphs from own formula

We are all familiar with the Y=mx+b Now I have the following values that I want to use in this formula to create a graph in Google Sheets: m = slope k = exponent b = y-intercept (vertical shift) c = x-...
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How to combine two data points into one on a Google Sheets line chart?

I am trying to make a Google Sheets line chart. Why does this not work as a data range? A31:A69,A71:A94,D31:D68,=SUM(D69:D70),D71:D94 X-axis = column A (date) Y-axis = column D (dollars, numeric) Only ...
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Create circle packing charts in Google Sheets

I am trying to find a way to add a circle packing chart to a Google Sheet, using the data in a Google Sheet as its data source. The only possibility I have found is this from DHUMANITIES http://...
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Always use last completed row for pie chart

I have a Sheet onto which I add a line every week to record certain numbers in various category (columns). I would like to have a Pie chart display the current status of those categories. This means ...
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Capturing events on embedded charts within Google Sheets

I am trying to embedded column chart in Google sheets and would like to capture events like which column was clicked, then use the info to highlight certain cells. Is that even possible in embedded ...
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How to overlay two charts?

In Google Sheets, I need two sets to data to appear on the same chart. One needs to be a scatter charts and the other needs to be a line chart. Both sets of data have the same x and y axis data / ...
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How do I extract specific value from a single cell on Google Sheets

I'd like to get respective data into each cell without the key and punctuations. Each cell must display only the value extracted from the properties column. I've tried to go to Data>split text to ...
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Google Sheets - Filtering Chart Data with Checkboxes

In Google Sheets, I'm making a 'workbook' that keeps track of inventory in a shop. There are 3 sheets in the workbook. The first one is the raw data which is 'Item Name', 'Initial Stock', 'Stock Used',...
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How do I set the font for a published Google Sheets chart?

Google Sheets supports the publishing of interactive charts, but the resulting charts do not use the font set in the sheet. How do I set the font for a published Google Sheets chart?
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Multiple Groups Graph on Google Sheets. Please Help

I got the following table on google sheets. Text version +----+---+---+----+ | | A | B | C | +----+---+---+----+ | 1 | 1 | 2 | 1 | +----+---+---+----+ | 2 | 2 | 1 | 1 | +----+---+---+----+ | ...
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Chart with multiple groups [duplicate]

I got the following table on Google Sheets. I want the first column to represent the groups in x axis. The 2nd column is supposed to be the a group in a certain x value lets say I have: 8 3 22 8 4 ...
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How to make median appear in a box plot chart in Google Sheet?

I want to know how can I make the median line appear in the box plot chart?
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Histogram for scattered dates (some days have no row, they should still show up, with height zero)

I have this data (as you can see I did zero pushups on the 21st/23rd/24th): Date Pushups 9/20/2020 150 9/22/2020 100 9/25/2020 200 What is the easiest way to make a histogram with this data? ...
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Add % sign in Data Labels Google Sheets [closed]

I have a simple chart in Google Sheets. Currently, the data labels are just numbers. I want to append a % sign infront of each value. How can I do so? https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1wyubPje-e-...
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Copy from individual cell in Google Sheets Table Chart

I'm using appscript to build and insert a table chart into a sheet when a button has been pushed. var chart = sheet.newChart() .setChartType(Charts.ChartType.TABLE) .addRange(outrange2) .setPosition(2,...
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How to make time series chart, where all rows are labelled and dates are not unique?

Say I have some data like so | Month | Count | Type | | | |-------|-------|------|--- |--- | | 1 | 2 | A | | | | 1 | 3 | B | | | | 2 | 1 | A | | ...
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Google Sheets: aggregate and extrapolate irregular data over time

I have a list in which I now-and-then (no fixed interval) enter the available budget. Most of all I want to extrapolate this to a future trend of the coming 10 years. (no rocket science, more of an ...
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Customize point style in scatter chart [Google Sheets]

Is there a way to add new point shapes (import new symbols) in Google Sheets charts? Also, can I customize there color fills, or remove the infill color?
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Progress bar with Bar Chart in Google Sheets

I have a 2 tasks that I would like to keep track of my progress in Google Sheets with a percentage bar chart. Google Charts is not allowing me to separate the data into two series. They have the same ...
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How can I Set the Order on Items in a Chart Legend?

I have these two charts which pull the same data from the same table. The legend items appear in reverse order in the second chart. Anyone know how to make those match?
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Link chart heading to cell

I would like the main heading of a Google Sheets chart to change dynamically by linking it to the value of a cell. The header input field does however not seem to handle formulas like =I4, it just ...
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How to automatically add data series to line chart when new row of data added to underlying sheet?

I have a line chart where the X-axis is Day of Week and Y-axis is a count. The underlying sheet has Sunday dates in column A, where each row is one week apart, and columns B-H have count values for ...
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Google Sheets graph jump by 1 on the horizontal axis

How can I change the graph’s horizontal axis to show a jump by 1 instead of 2?
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How do I format the horizontal axis labels on a Google Sheets scatter plot?

The settings for the vertical axis on a Google Sheets scatter plot provide an option for selecting or customizing a format for the labels, but no corresponding option is provided for the horizontal ...
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Bar chart that counts rows google sheets / Pandemic-like chart

I have a google form linked to a google sheet (so every time somenone fills the form, a new row is created). I would like to make a chart that count the number of rows each day. In the example shown ...
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How to create a chart in Google Sheets for yearly value growth when the data is separated by quarters?

How to create a chart in Google Sheets for yearly value growth when the data is separated by quarters? For
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Getting a line graph to begin at the Y-axis?

Really simple question that's driving me nuts for a while. How do I get my line graph in Google Sheets to begin at the Y axis - i.e. so there isn't a gap before the January 2020 date? I've been ...
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Cannot create pie chart in which all values are identical

I am unable to create a pie chart in which all responses are identical, or, in other words, in which 100% of the responses are represented by a single value. When I try to create such a chart, for ...
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How to rename a series in Google Sheets chart?

By default, a Google Sheets chart will use the first row as the the name of the Series. But if you are selecting a range in the middle of the table (for example, rows 38-100), then you can't use the ...
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Multiple y-values for one x value

I'm trying to graph the following values: 0degr 0.24-0.27 20degr 0.22-0.28 40degr 0.22 60degr 0.2 How do I graph a range such as "0.24-0.27" in google sheets? Thank you!
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Missing dates in time series are not showing blanks in x-axis

I made a combo chart where the x-axis is the date field. I have gaps in the date, but want my chart to reflect the gap. For example, I have big gaps in April, May, June, August, September, and October....
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Google Sheets Area Graph(s)

I need (want) to create a Google Sheets Area Graph (Chart). The Graph/Chart will represent "Date"s. I need the Xaxis to be the dates (as days) between these start and end dates: 01/27/2020, 4/25/2020 ...
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How do I create a pie chart in google sheets without a category or two from my data?

I have a list of data, showing 4 items. Cats, dogs, giraffes, eggplant. I want to create a pie chart in google sheets that shows the pie with just cats, dogs, and giraffes. I don't want to show the ...
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Google Sheets: Histogram of time data (axis numbering)

I've tried making a histogram of my data, which looks like so: 12:00:02 PM 3:00:00 PM 12:30:00 PM 12:30:00 PM 2:00:00 PM 3:00:00 AM … I highlighted the data and selected insert > chart > ...
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Google Sheets: Fill out dates and replace blank cells with zeroes

I'm trying to make a timeline graph of seed sales, and right now it's almost completely unuseable: I think there are two reasons for this: Not all dates have values associated with them, and ...
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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 ...