## 'FALSE function' category

Get date ranges from a schedule

The above picture shows you two formulas that extract names (column B) and date ranges (column C and D) based […]

The above picture shows you two formulas that extract names (column B) and date ranges (column C and D) based […]

How to graph a Normal Distribution

The chart above is built using the NORM.DIST function and is called Normal Distribution or Bell Curve chart. This curve is often […]

The chart above is built using the NORM.DIST function and is called Normal Distribution or Bell Curve chart. This curve is often […]

Rearrange values in a cell range to a single column

This article demonstrates formulas that rearrange values in a cell range to a single column. Table of Contents Rearrange cells […]

This article demonstrates formulas that rearrange values in a cell range to a single column. Table of Contents Rearrange cells […]

How to use the FALSE function

The FALSE function returns the logical (boolean) value FALSE. Table of Contents FALSE function Syntax FALSE function Arguments FALSE function […]

The FALSE function returns the logical (boolean) value FALSE. Table of Contents FALSE function Syntax FALSE function Arguments FALSE function […]

SUMPRODUCT and IF function

You don't need to use the IF function in a SUMPRODUCT function, it is enough to use a logical expression. […]

You don't need to use the IF function in a SUMPRODUCT function, it is enough to use a logical expression. […]

INDEX MATCH – multiple results

This article demonstrates how to use INDEX and MATCH functions to lookup and return multiple results. The lookup value is […]

This article demonstrates how to use INDEX and MATCH functions to lookup and return multiple results. The lookup value is […]

If cell contains text

This article demonstrates different formulas based on if a cell contains a given text. Formula in cell C3: =B3=$E$3 The […]

This article demonstrates different formulas based on if a cell contains a given text. Formula in cell C3: =B3=$E$3 The […]

IF function with AND function – multiple conditions

The AND function allows you to have multiple conditions in an IF function, you can have up to 254 arguments. […]

The AND function allows you to have multiple conditions in an IF function, you can have up to 254 arguments. […]

How to simplify nested IF functions

Nested IF statements in a formula are multiple combined IF functions so more conditions and outcomes become possible. They all are […]

Nested IF statements in a formula are multiple combined IF functions so more conditions and outcomes become possible. They all are […]

Working with classic ciphers in Excel

What's on this page Reverse text Insert random characters Convert letters to numbers How to shuffle characters in the alphabet […]

What's on this page Reverse text Insert random characters Convert letters to numbers How to shuffle characters in the alphabet […]

Merge tables based on a condition

This article demonstrates techniques on how to merge or combine two data sets using a condition. The top left data […]

This article demonstrates techniques on how to merge or combine two data sets using a condition. The top left data […]

Repeat values across cells

This article explains how to repeat specific values based on a table, the table contains the items to be repeated […]

This article explains how to repeat specific values based on a table, the table contains the items to be repeated […]

How to use VLOOKUP/XLOOKUP with multiple conditions

I will in this article demonstrate how to use the VLOOKUP function with multiple conditions. The function was not built […]

I will in this article demonstrate how to use the VLOOKUP function with multiple conditions. The function was not built […]

Highlight lookups in relational tables

This article demonstrates a worksheet that highlights lookups across relational tables. I am using Excel defined Tables, if you add […]

This article demonstrates a worksheet that highlights lookups across relational tables. I am using Excel defined Tables, if you add […]

How to use mouse hover on a worksheet [VBA]

I recently discovered an interesting technique about using a user defined function in a HYPERLINK function. Jordan at the Option […]

I recently discovered an interesting technique about using a user defined function in a HYPERLINK function. Jordan at the Option […]

Plot date ranges in a calendar part 2

I will in this article demonstrate a calendar that automatically highlights dates based on date ranges, the calendar populates names […]

I will in this article demonstrate a calendar that automatically highlights dates based on date ranges, the calendar populates names […]

Find numbers in close proximity to a given number

This article demonstrates how to apply Conditional Formatting formula to a cell range, it finds cells that are in close […]

This article demonstrates how to apply Conditional Formatting formula to a cell range, it finds cells that are in close […]

Filter records based on a date range and a text string

Murlidhar asks: How do I search text in cell and use a date range to filter records? i.e st.Dt D1 […]

Murlidhar asks: How do I search text in cell and use a date range to filter records? i.e st.Dt D1 […]

Create a drop down calendar

The drop down calendar in the image above uses a "calculation" sheet and a named range. You can copy the drop-down […]

The drop down calendar in the image above uses a "calculation" sheet and a named range. You can copy the drop-down […]

True round-robin tournament

Mark G asks in Create a random playlist in excel: Can this example be modified to create a true round-robin […]

Mark G asks in Create a random playlist in excel: Can this example be modified to create a true round-robin […]

Filter unique strings from a cell range

This blog post describes how to create a list of unique words from a cell range. Unique words are all […]

This blog post describes how to create a list of unique words from a cell range. Unique words are all […]

Filter duplicate words from a cell range [UDF]

AJ Serrano asks: I have a column where each rows contains different values and I wanted to obtain the duplicate […]

AJ Serrano asks: I have a column where each rows contains different values and I wanted to obtain the duplicate […]

Automate net asset value (NAV) calculation on your stock portfolio

Introduction In this post I am creating a spreadsheet that will calculate stock portfolio performance. To do this I am […]

Introduction In this post I am creating a spreadsheet that will calculate stock portfolio performance. To do this I am […]

Filter unique values from a cell range

Unique values are values occurring only once in cell range. This is what I am going to demonstrate in this blog […]

Unique values are values occurring only once in cell range. This is what I am going to demonstrate in this blog […]

Exact word in string

I read an interesting blog post Is A Particular Word Contained In A Text String? on Spreadsheetpage. That inspired me […]

I read an interesting blog post Is A Particular Word Contained In A Text String? on Spreadsheetpage. That inspired me […]

Extract unique distinct values if adjacent cell is text

Question: I want a unique distinct list to be created from a column where an adjacent column has text cell […]

Question: I want a unique distinct list to be created from a column where an adjacent column has text cell […]

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 […]

## 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.

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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