## 'Dates' category

Calculate the number of weeks between given dates

This article demonstrates Excel formulas that calculate complete weeks between two given dates and weeks and days between two given […]

This article demonstrates Excel formulas that calculate complete weeks between two given dates and weeks and days between two given […]

How to calculate the number of months between dates

The image above shows the DATEDIF function calculating the number of complete months between two dates. Column B and column C […]

The image above shows the DATEDIF function calculating the number of complete months between two dates. Column B and column C […]

How to calculate the number of years between dates

The image above demonstrates the DATEDIF function calculating the number of complete years between two dates. Column B and column C […]

The image above demonstrates the DATEDIF function calculating the number of complete years between two dates. Column B and column C […]

How to count workdays between two dates

Excel contains a great function that easily counts the number of workdays between two dates, it even allows you to […]

Excel contains a great function that easily counts the number of workdays between two dates, it even allows you to […]

Count specific WEEKDAYS between two dates

If you want to count specific weekdays like for example Mondays and Wednesdays you need a more complicated array formula. […]

If you want to count specific weekdays like for example Mondays and Wednesdays you need a more complicated array formula. […]

Days between two dates

The DATEDIF function in cell E3 allows you to calculate days between two dates.

The DATEDIF function in cell E3 allows you to calculate days between two dates.

How to calculate overlapping time ranges

I found an old post that I think is interesting to write about today. Think of two overlapping ranges, it […]

I found an old post that I think is interesting to write about today. Think of two overlapping ranges, it […]

7 days (weekly) date ranges using a formula

Shannon asks:I need a formula that if I enter a start date in field B1 such as 6/8/11 it will […]

Shannon asks:I need a formula that if I enter a start date in field B1 such as 6/8/11 it will […]

Formula for matching a date within a date range

This article demonstrates how to match a specified date to date ranges. The image above shows a formula in cell […]

This article demonstrates how to match a specified date to date ranges. The image above shows a formula in cell […]

Find the most recent date that meets a particular condition

This article demonstrates how to return the latest date based on a condition using formulas or a Pivot Table. The […]

This article demonstrates how to return the latest date based on a condition using formulas or a Pivot Table. The […]

List values with past date

Question: I have a column "B" with a last name.. I have another columb with a date in it "C"... […]

Question: I have a column "B" with a last name.. I have another columb with a date in it "C"... […]

Create a date range [Formula]

Question: I am trying to create an excel spreadsheet that has a date range. Example: Cell A1 1/4/2009-1/10/2009 Cell B1 […]

Question: I am trying to create an excel spreadsheet that has a date range. Example: Cell A1 1/4/2009-1/10/2009 Cell B1 […]

Count dates inside a date range

How do I automatically count dates in a specific date range? Array formula in cell D3: =SUM(IF(($A$2:$A$10<$D$2)*($A$2:$A$10>$D$1), 1, 0)) + […]

How do I automatically count dates in a specific date range? Array formula in cell D3: =SUM(IF(($A$2:$A$10<$D$2)*($A$2:$A$10>$D$1), 1, 0)) + […]

Calculate last date of a given month

The formula in cell C3 calculates the last date for the given month and year in cell B3. =DATE(YEAR(B3), MONTH(B3)+1, […]

The formula in cell C3 calculates the last date for the given month and year in cell B3. =DATE(YEAR(B3), MONTH(B3)+1, […]

Find the most recent date in a list

The image above shows a formula in cell D3 that extracts the most recent date in cell range B3:B15. =MAX(B3:B15) […]

The image above shows a formula in cell D3 that extracts the most recent date in cell range B3:B15. =MAX(B3:B15) […]

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## Excel categories

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More than 300 Excel functions with detailed information including syntax, arguments, return values, and examples for most of the functions used in Excel formulas.

More than 1300 formulas organized in subcategories.

Excel Tables simplifies your work with data, adding or removing data, filtering, totals, sorting, enhance readability using cell formatting, cell references, formulas, and more.

Allows you to filter data based on selected value , a given text, or other criteria. It also lets you filter existing data or move filtered values to a new location.

Lets you control what a user can type into a cell. It allows you to specifiy conditions and show a custom message if entered data is not valid.

Lets the user work more efficiently by showing a list that the user can select a value from. This lets you control what is shown in the list and is faster than typing into a cell.

Lets you name one or more cells, this makes it easier to find cells using the Name box, read and understand formulas containing names instead of cell references.

The Excel Solver is a free add-in that uses objective cells, constraints based on formulas on a worksheet to perform what-if analysis and other decision problems like permutations and combinations.

An Excel feature that lets you visualize data in a graph.

Format cells or cell values based a condition or criteria, there a multiple built-in Conditional Formatting tools you can use or use a custom-made conditional formatting formula.

Lets you quickly summarize vast amounts of data in a very user-friendly way. This powerful Excel feature lets you then analyze, organize and categorize important data efficiently.

VBA stands for Visual Basic for Applications and is a computer programming language developed by Microsoft, it allows you to automate time-consuming tasks and create custom functions.

A program or subroutine built in VBA that anyone can create. Use the macro-recorder to quickly create your own VBA macros.

UDF stands for User Defined Functions and is custom built functions anyone can create.

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