Questions tagged [microsoft-excel]

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Creating Hyperlinks of Google Drive Items in Alphabetic Order

The original post that I got the google script editor code from was here: Get share link of multiple files in Google Drive to put in spreadsheet It works perfectly fine, but what I want to do is show ...
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Excel Text, Number, Variable Deliminator Split using VBA

I have a very large work request data set that I need to clean up. The data set has some consistent elements there are a series of numbers that are a set length this is changes about about half way ...
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Data validation

Two separate workbooks: the 1st workbook - Has Customer Data - Name, Address, Contact etc. the 2nd is an invoice which as cells to add the Customer Name etc What I require is to extract data from ...
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Why do Google Sheets and Excel give different exponential regressions?

I have the following simple set of data: xi yi 1 2 2 1 3 4 4 6 5 6 6 10 When I draw it on a chart and then add the best exponential trendline, both in Google Sheets and Excel, I obtain ...
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How to organize and add multiple tags to a list?

I'm trying to create a sort of "goal bank" and I'd like to organize it so that you can search for goals based on various categories (i.e. diagnoses [autism, mental health, etc.], domains [social ...
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Google Sheet day() formula returns wrong day name

I want to get Day name from a specific date on Google Spreadsheet (also tried on Microsoft Excel Online). I have written specific date on a cell B1: 2020-03-31 then custom number format it as: yyyy-...
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How can I SUMIF a row, but have the formula automatically applied to all new rows below it in Google Sheets?

I've made an inventory tracking spreadsheet that gets raw data from Google Forms. Forms inputs data into Sheets in a less than ideal way, but there's nothing I can do about that, so I'm stuck post-...
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How to get maximum value from rows, only from specific columns

My sheet looks something like this: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1IbHLts4V4hyc2bo_TfgZzZhFiMXkD5FSlPlpSm7xloY/edit?usp=sharing How would I make a formula for the max/min columns, to get the ...
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EXCEL: If cell x exists in column A then print row 2

I'm currently looking at a set of data like this: What I want is: If I enter something into G22 that exists in row A I want G25-G35 to show the content of 2A-2K respectively, else say blabla. I have ...
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if cell B4=B1:B2, countif C1:E2=AAA

If have 2 tables. I need the count of AAA for a particular name in Table 2. Example: I need to count the number of times AAA occurs for Peter.
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Formula Parse Error in excel

=[20150*(.036/12)*(1+(.036/12))^60]/[(1+(.036)/12)^60-1] This is the formula I am putting in excel and it won't work. The correct answer is 367.4667 Can someone please help, everytime I type this ...
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Excel to Google Sheets Script

I am using a script below for excel to pull a certain row value from one sheet to another cell on a different sheet. I just want to know if this can be done with google sheets thru script and if it's ...
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Dynamic calculation of what one cell value would be if another cell (used as input for range) had a different Value

I have a spread sheet with an itinerary containing itemized day to day travel. On the sheet there is a large range accounting for variable costs, in which a specific cell (We'll call it K10) says how ...
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Preview Excel file attachments in Google Mail (cell format settings)

When I open a preview of an Excel File I got as an attachment in Google Mail, Google changes all the date formats to "US style" MM/DD/YYYY although the original file uses "German format" DD.MM.YYYY. ...
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Rich text formatting in a Google Sheets cell

How is it possible to enable "rich text formatting" inside a single Google Sheets cell? I'd like to have a cell containing some text with both bold and non-bold content, words in italic, with some ...
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Excel Online can't see other people's selections

I found this on microsoft's website: Why can’t I see other people’s selections? You can see other people's selections in different colors, but only if you and other people are using Excel for Office ...
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How do we determine shape parameter of a Weibull plot using Google Spreadsheet?

I have a spreadsheet with time to failure data that follows the weibull distribution. The slope from the plot of time-to-failure and median-rank gives me the scale parameter. Is there a function to ...
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Getting the highest value sequential number in excel

I have a list of values in one column. But this contains obsolete entries: PIL.7762.25.xml PIL.7762.24.xml PIL.7762.23.xml PIL.7762.22.xml PIL.7762.20.xml PIL.7762.19.xml PIL.7762.18.xml From this ...
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How can I make a hyperlink from Google Spreadsheet cell to an Excel file?

How can I make a hyperlink from Google Spreadsheet cell to an Excel file? For example the hyperlink is in Google Spreadsheet and opens the Excel file. The Excel file is on the hard disk not on Google ...
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Excel spreadsheet hyperlinks change when uploaded to Google Drive

I've produced an Excel table with hyperlinks in cells from sheets to other sheets. I can't share the Excel document because its confidential but the anomalies are very unusual. One cell contains [11] ...
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Move Google Sheet with a script to Excel

I have a Google Sheet that I would like to access and modify also when I'm offline. The problem is that I have a script attached to it so I can't use the "make available offline" option; the script ...
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Format Google Analytics Date

I'm using the following formula to retrieve week day and day from a Google Analytics report in Google Spreadsheet: =CONCATENATE(CHOOSE(WEEKDAY('90diaspessoas'!A16),"Domingo","Segunda","Terça","Quarta"...
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How convert VBA to Google Sheet script (to lock columns based on data) [closed]

I have VBA on my xlsb. How can I convert it to Google Apps script? VBA on Excel sheet: Private Sub Worksheet_SelectionChange(ByVal Target As Range) If Range((Split(ActiveCell(1).Address(1, 0),...
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Exporting date fields from Cognito Forms to Excel on Mac transforms date by 4 years

Why, when I export the entries to Excel, does it change date by 4 years and 1 day and how do I avoid it? For example, 18/11/2017 on the screen becomes 19/11/2021 in the Excel version. Please note we ...
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How to Automate Adding Rows of Analysis for Excel Dashboard Feed Integration

I am trying to integrate an Excel dashboard feed through the CommCare dashboard feed link. The dashboard already has multiple sheets and many formulas to process the data entry, which up until now has ...
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What's the equivalent of the SEP metadata in Google Sheets?

I'm using the SEP metadata in my csv files to enable people all over the world to correctly open them on MS Excel. It worked finely until recently some people wanted to open those files on Google ...
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How do I calculate a sum based on a column number which is the value of another cell?

I want to summarize in line 8, all the values in A2:A6. I want the function to get the column number from another cell (B8). Same for line 9. I want A9 to summarize b2:b6. In other words: How to add ...
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Excel spreadsheet into body of Gmail message without losing formatting

I am trying to copy and paste an Excel spreadsheet into the body of a Gmail message. I know I can attach it but the recipient can't receive attachments. The formatting stays but not the borders/...
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Is it possible to link a Google Form to a desktop Excel sheet so that when someone fills in the form the data goes into the Excel sheet?

I work for a sporting organisation and track all sorts of monitoring variables using Excel spreadsheets. Up until now I have used macros in Excel to do this, but this requires players taking it in ...
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Excel to Google Spreadsheet problem

I emailed an Excel spreadsheet as an attachment to my Gmail account. I then chose open as a Google Spreadsheet. When I opened the Google Spreadsheet, it was missing some formulas and had changed some ...
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Export Trello data to Excel

I am using Trello as the Scrum tool of choice but need a way of exporting data to populate my burn down charts. We are using Google Chrome but have data security concerns, so exporting to Excel is ...
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How do you insert an Excel sheet as part of a new mail message?

I tried inserting a MS Excel document directly / via a Microsoft document but when copied into a new Gmail message the formatting wasn't retained. How do you insert an Excel sheet as part of a new ...
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Formatting Excel sheet to organize data properly [closed]

I have an Excel sheet which has approximately 2000 Rows. The columns are First Name ,Second Name, email 1, and email 2. I want to be able to use all these contacts in one go in Gmail in the following ...
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What is the equivalent key in Google Spreadsheet to Excel's F2 for editing a cell?

In Excel When you want to edit the highlighted cell, and you don't want to move back to the previous cell when pressing the <- key, you press F2. Pressing F2 ensures that when you're editing the ...
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How do I get my data out of Trello? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to export my data from Trello, to back it up? Is there a way (or is it planned) to export Boards, Lists or specific cards to an external downloadable file of ...
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Is there a way to search and replace a regular expression in Google Docs spreadsheets?

The problem is that I entered a lot of formulas like =round(x+y) into a Google Docs spreadsheet. Now I need them exported to MS Excel and the latter only accepts =round(x+y,0) as a valid format. ...
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What limitations does Google Sheets have in relation to Microsoft Excel? [closed]

Office licenses are expensive. What features of Microsoft Office are missing from Google Sheets that would be of value in ordinary personal or business use?