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Excel RANK IF Formula Example

Excel has a RANK function, so you can calculate where each number stands in a list of numbers. There isn’t a RANKIF function though, if you need to rank based on criteria. Someone asked...

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Popup List of Excel Sheets

If you’re working in an Excel file with lots of worksheets, it can take a while to scroll to the ones that you need. Sometimes you can’t even remember where the sheets are, and...

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Excel VLOOKUP Problem Numbers

Recently, someone asked me for help with VLOOKUP problem numbers: He had a list of 8-digit numbers. In the next column, there was a formula to get the first 3 numbers: =LEFT(A2,3) Based on...

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Excel Form Control Button Quirks

If you’re building an Excel workbook for other people to use, you can add form control buttons, so it’s easy for them to run macros. One of my sample files has Navigation Buttons on...

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Excel Dashboard Course Giveaway

Are you an Excel Dashboard pro? If not, here’s a great opportunity to improve your skills. I’m having a giveaway, and a terrific new Excel dashboard course is the top prize. There are runner...

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How to Prevent Grouped Dates in Excel

As a teenager, group dates can be fun. If you have strict parents, that might be the only kind of dates they allow! But, in your Excel worksheets, it can be annoying when dates...

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Remove Excel Pivot Fields With Macros

If you’re rearranging a complex pivot table, it can take a while to manually remove each field. To make the job easier, you can remove Excel pivot fields with macros. There’s a sample macro...