## 'Sum' category

How to do tiered calculations in one formula

The image above demonstrates a formula that calculates tiered values based on a tier table and returns a total. This […]

The image above demonstrates a formula that calculates tiered values based on a tier table and returns a total. This […]

How to sum a cell range

The easiest way to sum a cell range is to simply select the cell range and read the values in […]

The easiest way to sum a cell range is to simply select the cell range and read the values in […]

Sum unique distinct numbers

The image above shows numbers in column B, some of these numbers are duplicates. The formula in D12 adds unique […]

The image above shows numbers in column B, some of these numbers are duplicates. The formula in D12 adds unique […]

Excel formula not working

This article explains why your formula is not working properly, there are usually four different things that can go wrong. […]

This article explains why your formula is not working properly, there are usually four different things that can go wrong. […]

Sum by group

To extract groups from cell range B3:B10 I use the following regular formula in cell B13.

To extract groups from cell range B3:B10 I use the following regular formula in cell B13.

Sum numbers between two dates

The formula in cell C15 uses two dates two to filter and then sum values in column C, the SUMIFS […]

The formula in cell C15 uses two dates two to filter and then sum values in column C, the SUMIFS […]

How to create running totals

This article demonstrates a formula that calculates a running total. A running total is a sum that adds new numbers […]

This article demonstrates a formula that calculates a running total. A running total is a sum that adds new numbers […]

Find empty cells and sum cells above

This article demonstrates how to find empty cells and populate them automatically with a formula that adds numbers above and […]

This article demonstrates how to find empty cells and populate them automatically with a formula that adds numbers above and […]

Sum numerical ranges between two numbers

This article explains how to build an array formula that sums numerical ranges. Example, I want to know how to […]

This article explains how to build an array formula that sums numerical ranges. Example, I want to know how to […]

Sum cells based on criteria

Katie asks: I have 57 sheets many of which are linked together by formulas, I need to get numbers from […]

Katie asks: I have 57 sheets many of which are linked together by formulas, I need to get numbers from […]

Running totals based on criteria

Andrew asks: LOVE this example, my issue/need is, I need to add the results. So instead of States and Names, […]

Andrew asks: LOVE this example, my issue/need is, I need to add the results. So instead of States and Names, […]

Sum based on OR – AND logic

Question: It's easy to sum a list by multiple criteria, you just use array formula a la: =SUM((column_plane=TRUE)*(column_countries="USA")*(column_producer="Boeing")*(column_to_sum)) But all […]

Question: It's easy to sum a list by multiple criteria, you just use array formula a la: =SUM((column_plane=TRUE)*(column_countries="USA")*(column_producer="Boeing")*(column_to_sum)) But all […]

Sum values between two dates and based on a condition

In this post, I will provide a formula to sum values in column (Qty) where a column (Date) meets two […]

In this post, I will provide a formula to sum values in column (Qty) where a column (Date) meets two […]

Sum unique numbers

Table of Contents Sum unique numbers Get Excel *.xlsx file Sum unique distinct numbers Get Excel *.xlsx file Sum number […]

Table of Contents Sum unique numbers Get Excel *.xlsx file Sum unique distinct numbers Get Excel *.xlsx file Sum number […]

Sum only visible cells

The SUBTOTAL function lets you sum values in a cell range that have some rows hidden or filtered, the picture […]

The SUBTOTAL function lets you sum values in a cell range that have some rows hidden or filtered, the picture […]

## Excel formula categories

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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.

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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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