How to Use Excel's New Functions: MAXIFS and MINIFS Find Maximum/Minimum Values Specified By Certain Criteria Microsoft recently released 2 new functions, ‘MAXIFS’ and ‘MINIFS’, that will forever change the way you find minimum and maximum values in a range of cells (based on specific criteria). The way it used to be: If we [...]
TEXTJOIN: Combining Strings Of Data In An Instant With the release of Excel 2016 (as well as Excel Online, Mobile and Android versions), Microsoft has added six new functions to the line up. One of those brand-new functions is: ‘TEXTJOIN’. Up until now, if we wanted to join text strings from a range of [...]
The Excel Function INDEX Explained Microsoft Excel offers some very powerful functions for finding values within a data set based on some specified criteria. Often times, looking for specific data in smaller data sets is a simple task that we can perform visually without the need for a function. However, this becomes less feasible [...]
How to Use The Excel Function MATCH for Excel 2016 If you have ever needed the position of an item in a range rather than the actual item itself, you could use the ‘MATCH’ function. This can be very useful, for instance, when you need the ‘row_num’ parameter for the ‘INDEX’ function. ‘MATCH’ is [...]
The Excel Text Functions: LEFT, RIGHT and MID (also LEN!) Have you ever needed to pull just the first several digits or characters from a string in a particular cell? Maybe you needed just the last 4 characters in a column of cells. Maybe you needed neither, but rather the characters or digits right [...]
VLOOKUP is one of the most well-known Excel functions – and not without reason. VLOOKUP’s ease of use and simplicity when “looking up” data is unparalleled in Excel. In this tutorial you'll learn how to create and troubleshoot a VLOOKUP.
The drop-down list is a great way to look like a superuser and impress your co-workers and boss. At the same time, it’s a very user-friendly asset in almost all custom-made Excel sheets. In this tutorial, we're going to show you the 5 steps to create a drop-down in 1 minute or less. We call it the “1 Minute Drop-Down”.
These Are The 69 World's Best Excel Blogs That Will Teach You Everything About Spreadsheets If you are looking for practical, in-depth educational blogs about Excel, you've come to the right place. Here are the top 69 best blogs to learn everything about Excel. As you already know, there's no shortage of awesome [...]
With the release of Excel 2016, several new features were added. Among these 6 new charts! We've created an infographic, showcasing each of the new charts and how you can benefit from using them.
Conditional formatting takes the layout and design options for your Excel sheet to the next level. Not only does it make your spreadsheet look awesome, it also enables you to make sense of your data and spot important cues in the blink of an eye. In this tutorial, we'll show you 15 step-by-step tips to conditional formatting.