## 'CHAR function' category

How to decode URL-encoded strings

This formula decodes a URL-encoded string, replacing specific percentage symbol (%) and a hexadecimal number with non-alphanumeric characters. Excel 365 […]

This formula decodes a URL-encoded string, replacing specific percentage symbol (%) and a hexadecimal number with non-alphanumeric characters. Excel 365 […]

How to use the CHAR function

Use the CHAR function to convert a number to the corresponding character. This is determined by your computer's character set. […]

Use the CHAR function to convert a number to the corresponding character. This is determined by your computer's character set. […]

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 […]

Easily select data using hyperlinks

The image above shows two hyperlinks, the first hyperlink lets you select a data set automatically based on a dynamic […]

The image above shows two hyperlinks, the first hyperlink lets you select a data set automatically based on a dynamic […]

Navigate to first empty cell using a hyperlink formula

This article will demonstrate how to create a hyperlink that takes you to the first empty cell below data in […]

This article will demonstrate how to create a hyperlink that takes you to the first empty cell below data in […]

How to generate random numbers and text

What's on this page Random numbers with a decimal Random negative numbers with two decimals Random negative numbers with three […]

What's on this page Random numbers with a decimal Random negative numbers with two decimals Random negative numbers with three […]

How to create random numbers, text strings, dates and time values

The RAND() function In Excel returns a number greater than or equal to 0 (zero) and less than 1. Combining […]

The RAND() function In Excel returns a number greater than or equal to 0 (zero) and less than 1. Combining […]

Populate cells dynamically in a weekly schedule

In this post I am going to add one more function to the weekly schedule I built in a previous […]

In this post I am going to add one more function to the weekly schedule I built in a previous […]

How to extract email addresses from an Excel sheet

Question: How to extract email addresses from this sheet? Answer: It depends on how the emails are populated in your worksheet? […]

Question: How to extract email addresses from this sheet? Answer: It depends on how the emails are populated in your worksheet? […]

## 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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