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Relative cell reference in formula doesn't change as expected when copied to a different cell

I have a working IMPORTXML formula in Google Sheets that includes a relative cell reference. When I copy the formula to another cell, I expect the relative cell reference to update but it does not. ...
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XPath Query to Retrieve Element Value and Name

Using the IMPORTXML function in Google Sheets, I'm trying to get the 'properties' element values from this link to appear with their element names as column headers. Using the below XPath query ...
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Splitting siblings by different @class attributes into columns using IMPORTXML formula

I am trying to scrape sample sentences from an online Japanese dictionary using IMPORTXML in a spreadsheet. As shown on the image above, some ul descendants are categorized by 2 different span @...
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Get Ask and Bid Option Prices from Fidelity's Website Using Google Sheets

I was able to get ask/bid option prices for a particular option from Fidelity Brokerage's web site using Google Sheets and importXML - but no longer. I think the site changed. The website to access ...
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Google Sheets Import XML

I'm trying to import the price from this products website: https://www.mobilesentrix.com/lcd-assembly-with-steel-plate-pre-installed-replacement-for-iphone-xr-aftermarket-aq7 But struggling to use the ...
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Google Sheets IMPORTXML and IMPORTFEED and "Could not fetch url" Error

I'm attempting to retrieve information from this XML page into a Google Sheets workbook using the IMPORTXML function. The following formula, which had worked before, now returns a "Could not ...
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Using IMPORTXML in Google Sheets: How to Combine XML Data Sources as a Single Set Before Applying XPATH Query

Using the IMPORTXML function on Google Sheets, I've got two XML data sets at two URLs, respectively in cells A1 and A2. I've got the XPATH query in cell H1. I would like to run a single query on the ...
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GoogleSheet's Output of IMPORTXML Function Changes Format of Imported ISO Date-Time Text

I have a GoogleSheet that's been working fine using the IMPORTXML function, until recently. It seems that when the function imports XML data that are in ISO date and time format that it changes the ...
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Google Sheets IMPORTXML Issue about Currencies

I've used these link and formula on Google Sheets to auto-update currency: =IMPORTXML("https://tr.investing.com/currencies/gau-try";"//*[@id='last_last']") However, it doesn't ...
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How to use importxml to pull just one of several lists

This site has answers to a game called Spelling Bee which is published daily. I want to use importxml to pull the answers (which is a list of words) into Google Sheets, but I am a novice on this ...
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Importing data from Investors.com, getting #N/A (google sheets) [duplicate]

I am attempting to pull from https://research.investors.com/stock-quotes/nasdaq-apple-inc-aapl.htm I want to get the EPS Rating which is the 305th list item, which I found using var i = 1; [].forEach....
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Using importxml to parse data from investing.com

I am trying to use the importxml to get the percentage changes data from https://www.investing.com/crypto/bitcoin. Unfortunately, when I retrieve it with the following formula, it retrieves other ...
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Google Sheets importxml() showing "Imported Content Empty" [duplicate]

I'm would like to fetch some information(price, address, etc.) from this website: https://www.realtor.ca/on/barrie/real-estate using importxml function. I'm getting a message "Imported Content ...
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How should I go about populating a Google Sheet with website metadata?

I am creating a table in Google Sheets that will allow me to aggregate various metrics that are relevant for a web-based company. The website has about 3000 pages, most of which are 1000+ word blogs. ...
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How to import Telegram post views to Google Sheet?

I have a list of Telegram post links, and I want to use a formula like IMPORTXML to automatically import their post views to Google Sheet. I know this formula import the number of subscribers to ...
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How to import ALL tickers from investing.com to Google Sheets?

I waste a lot of time tumbling from one country list of stocks (on investing.com) to another looking for stocks to buy. How can I aggregate stocks from all countries (and exchanges) to one sheet, with ...
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How to split imported table data from web page to Headers in first row, and linked data in second row

When I use =transpose(concatenate(IMPORTXML(A1,F21))) all the table data headers & data) is imported into one cell. Note: A1 is url: https://wallmine.com/asx/a2m, and F21 is xPath: //div[@data-...
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Google Sheets importxml() can't fetch from http://www.aastocks.com/ [duplicate]

I'm trying to fetch data using importxml() but it just fails with "#N/A". I have tried it on other pages and works fine. But it doesn't work on this site, and I don't know why. Here is the ...
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Using importXML in in Google Sheets to pull data under a "b class" [duplicate]

Looking at this page: https://www.mycryptobuddy.com/BitcoinMiningCalculator/path?hashrate=110&powerCost=0.059&power=3250&hardwareCost=4050 There is a line that says "Profitable in 10 ...
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Google Sheets IMPORTXML shows ""Meet Google Drive" one day and "#N/A" the next

I am trying to import a simple xml file into a new Google Sheet, via the importxml function: importxml("https://drive.google.com/uc?id=1HqnptNBNn3yyjvaEVDNOpEWjegchwMpU", "//") ...
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Trying to fetch data from www.csgoempire.com with ImportXML function

I am trying to fetch data from this link using Google Sheets' ImportXML function. This is a betting site, and the link displays a list of roulette roll IDs on 26 June 2020. I am trying to fetch that ...
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Extracting the price from an external page using IMPORTXML on Google Sheets?

I am running a Google Sheet and I want to extract the price of Bitcoin from a site called CoinMarketCap. The site is quite simple as is mainly a listing, and have a table full of different ...
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How to get first element of split Google Sheets

Within Google Sheets, the function =SPLIT(IMPORTXML("url here", "//title"),"|") returns the following: {"Linear Algebra", "School of Mathematics", "College Name", "City Name"} which takes up 4 cells ...
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Google Sheets ImportXML //div[@class= is not working

I am trying to scrape the div "tech-name" from this website https://www.whatruns.com/website/bestbuy.com with the following formula =index(importxml("https://www.whatruns.com/website/bestbuy.com","/...
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ImportXML error: 'imported content is empty' when selecting for text within a list item

I want to scrape a text within this website in google sheets with the IMPORTXML function. Through dev tools by inspecting the text in question, I get the corresponding HTML: <li _ngcontent-udl-c4="...
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Web App get url not working from IMPORTXML

My goal is to get data into my spreadsheet from my script that mimicks the way IMPORTXML works. I want to return html from my script and consume it with IMPORTXML. It's disabled now, but at the time ...
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IMPORTXML not working [duplicate]

I’m trying to scrap prices from various e-commerce site. However the IMPOrtxml function is not working For instance, https://shopee.sg/Ice-Silk-2019-Men-Underwear-Cool-Breathable-Comfortable-Sport-...
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Getting distance between 2 postcodes using Google Maps in Google Sheets [closed]

This topic has been brought up a few times - but I've tried every option in Google Sheets but it keeps returning "Imported Content is empty" on my function The code I'm using is below (...
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Google Sheets: word count for a webpage content (url) for SEO

For SEO analysis, I am using Google Sheets to extract basic data from my own webpages. I am able to access page title, description, <h1> tags, or number of characters via LEN(): =IMPORTXML(A3, ...
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How to reference the result of a IMPORT function as a defined name in a single cell

Note: The motivation for my question is just formula readability. My sheet is working fine. Let's pretend I have an IMPORTXML function that's currently returning 2 columns and a varying number of ...
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Import the whole table from nextgenstats.nfl.com [closed]

I am trying to import the whole table from this site into a Google Sheet, but I keep getting the imported content empty error. I realize this error is very common and I have done my fair share of ...
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Inserting error (or spacer) when IMPORTXML can't scrape data in Google Sheets

I am using IMPORTXML to create what is essentially a vehicle inventory feed file. My issue arises when a price is not included in our main website. What seemingly is happening is when the price is ...
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ImportXML With Line Breaks Google Sheets

I am using ImportXML to get some data from a website which looks like the following: =ImportXML("https://www.papercall.io/events?cfps-scope=&keywords=uk","//div[@class='panel panel-default']") ...
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Google Sheets' IMPORTXML pulling from the wrong region

I'm using IMPORTXML to get the price of an electronics component from Mouser: If the prices are refreshed as a result of me editing the spreadsheet, it requests from my computer, and results in the ...
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ImportXML not loading due to number of requests

I am working on this sheet and it has a lot of ImportXML requests between columns N-Q. And because of the high number of requests, it seems like the ImportXML function is not working properly (it ...
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Scraping currency conversion rate from Oanda.com

A currency conversation formula for example: =GOOGLEFINANCE("CURRENCY:"&C$2, "price", A3,) Will display the closing price by default under "price". There is no option for the Average price. ...
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Get translation using Google Sheets and IMPORTXML

I want to scrap the phonetic guide for a translation in Google Translator using Google Sheets. For instance, if you enter the page: https://translate.google.com/#view=home&op=translate&sl=...
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Trying to fetch data from shopback.com.au with ImportXML function in google sheet

I am trying to fetch store name and cashback percentage from this website using google sheet's importxml function. Put following commands with no success. Please help =importxml("https://www....
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I am looking to fetch a table from a website in Google Sheets

I want the first table on this URL https://www.cashbackmonitor.com/cashback-store/amazon/ in my google sheet. When I put this function (below), I can retrieve the first column of the first table e.g....
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IMPORTHTML - Can't find specific table on WNBA.com

https://www.wnba.com/stats/team-stats-advanced/#?Season=2018 Is the web page. I can't seem to find the table for advanced team rates or opponent.
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ImportXML not stable in Google Sheets, how can I improve that?

I have ImportXML in my spreadsheet. I am tracking the Alexa ranking of a list of websites. Here is the formula: =HYPERLINK(CONCAT("www.alexa.com/siteinfo/",A4), value(ImportXML(CONCATENATE("http://...
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Goggle Sheets IMPORTXML/REGEXEXTRACT out of date

Alright, so I found my basic answer from these posts, 2-3 years ago. Extract data from Steam Import total hours on Steam Steam has updated its website since then, so I've messed around with it and ...
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Extract Information from Webpage onto Google Sheets

I've been trying to grab some data from this webpage: https://seekingalpha.com/symbol/BZUN. I want to import the follower count (under the add to portfolio button) into a cell on google sheets. For ...
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IMPORTXML not updating for unknown reason

Doing a web scrapping exercise I found that after I was able to view the table in the aim sheet with IMPORTXML the formula stopped pulling/scrapping and an #N/A tag show up in its place.
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Import Bitcoin price in EUR using the IMPORTXML fucntion

Hello does anybody know how to import the Bitcoin price in euro into a Google Sheets document by using the IMPORTXML function? I am as far as I get the Bitcoin USD price - =IMPORTXML("https://...
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IMPORTXML reading decimal separator as thousands separator

When I import this item via IMPORTXML and the spreadsheet locale is US (or other country that uses dot as decimal separator) it works fine: =IMPORTXML("http://bvmf.bmfbovespa.com.br/cias-listadas/...
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Retrieve fund price from Vanguard website using importxml in Google Sheets

This was working in Google Sheets but now I get #N/A message: Imported Content is Empty A1: https://institutional.vanguard.com/web/c1/product-details/fund/1680 A2: //*[@id='dailyNavValue'] A3: ...
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How to import data from Investing.com into spreadsheet?

I want to import the live individual stock price in the Google Sheets as highlighted on the image. Is that possible? https://in.investing.com/equities/jagson-airlines-bo
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Get URL from web page using IMPORTXML

Though I am new to web scraping, but I have a hand on experience of web scraping using VBA (Excel) I am facing the following problem: I have tried all methods (ImportXML, ImportHTMP, ImportData, etc.)...
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IMPORTXML error - empty table

I am trying to import a table from the lower part of the following website to Google Sheets: https://vistacapital.com.br/ I used the formula: =IMPORTXML("https://vistacapital.com.br";"//*[@id='sos-...
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