## Cash drawer bill extractor

**Question:**

I need to setup a template to remove the largest available (Qty and denomination)bills and leave exactly $150 back in the cash drawer in small bills, change and rolls of change. I need to remove exactly $ 1178.29 in large bills and leave the remaining $150 (from a total of $1328.29 in the register) in small bills and change.

### Answer:

I am using excel solver to find a solution. Here is how to install the Solver add-in in Excel.

- Press with left mouse button on Office button
- Press with left mouse button on Excel Options
- Press with left mouse button on add-ins
- Install Solver
- Press with left mouse button on OK

### How to use this template

- Select max quantities in cell range B3:B13
- Start excel solver,Â it is on tab "Data" on he ribbon.

Change constraint in excel solver

- Press with left mouse button on $F$15 in "Subject to the constraints:" window
- Press with left mouse button on Change button
- Change value to your specific sum
- Press with left mouse button on OK

Press with left mouse button on options button and enable "Assume Linear Model".

Press with left mouse button on OK.

Press with left mouse button on Solve button

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