## 'TRIM function' category

Extract values between two given delimiting strings

The image above demonstrates a rather small formula in cell D3 that extracts values in cell B3 based on two […]

The image above demonstrates a rather small formula in cell D3 that extracts values in cell B3 based on two […]

How to count blank cells

The image above shows the COUNTBLANK function counting empty cells in cell range B3:B14. Note that the COUNTBLANK function ignores […]

The image above shows the COUNTBLANK function counting empty cells in cell range B3:B14. Note that the COUNTBLANK function ignores […]

Extract n-th word in cell value

The formula displayed above in cell range D3:D9 extracts a word based on its position in a cell value. For […]

The formula displayed above in cell range D3:D9 extracts a word based on its position in a cell value. For […]

How to use the TRIM function

The picture above shows you values that have multiple leading and trailing blanks, sometimes also multiple blanks between words. The […]

The picture above shows you values that have multiple leading and trailing blanks, sometimes also multiple blanks between words. The […]

Extract last word in cell

Table of Contents Extract the last word Extract the last letter Extract the last number Get Excel *.xlsx file 1. […]

Table of Contents Extract the last word Extract the last letter Extract the last number Get Excel *.xlsx file 1. […]

How to use the COUNTIF function to count not blank cells

The COUNTIF function is very capable of counting non-empty values, I will show you how in this article. Excel can […]

The COUNTIF function is very capable of counting non-empty values, I will show you how in this article. Excel can […]

Count identical values if they are on the same row

This article describes a formula that counts values in two columns if they are duplicates on the same row. What's […]

This article describes a formula that counts values in two columns if they are duplicates on the same row. What's […]

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 […]

How to create name initials

The array formula in cell C3 extracts the first character from first, middle and last name. The formula works fine […]

The array formula in cell C3 extracts the first character from first, middle and last name. The formula works fine […]

Text to columns: Split words in a cell

This blog article describes how to split strings in a cell with space as a delimiting character, like Text to […]

This blog article describes how to split strings in a cell with space as a delimiting character, like Text to […]

How to extract email addresses from an Excel sheet

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

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

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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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