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Applying dates to normalised data in Excel

G19th July 2015 

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Use this formula to apply dates to all variables in a normalised linear list data set in Excel.

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VBA: List all formulae in an Excel workbook

G2nd July 2015 

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Described is a convenient method for using VBA scripts to extract every formula from a Microsoft Excel workbook and create a list of them in a separate sheet for later reference or backup.

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Easily generate Code 128 barcodes in Excel

G29th May 2015 

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This simple methodology can be employed to reliably generate Code 128 barcodes in Excel.

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Combining R1C1 and A1-style cell referencing in Excel

G11th May 2015 

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Use R1C1 cell referencing in Excel equations whilst the programme is still set to A1-style.

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INDEX MATCH instead of VLOOKUP

G22nd January 2015 

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INDEX MATCH represents a much better way to search for data in Excel tables than VLOOKUP because this combination is much more versatile.

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Automatically add columns and formulae then fill-down in Excel

G21st January 2015 

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Some simple VBA code to add columns in Excel, insert specific formulae at the top then fill-down to the bottom of the sheet.

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VLOOKUP in Excel with multiple criteria

G3rd December 2014 

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An alternative to VLOOKUP in Excel that permits a search based on multiple criteria.

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Sum of Column B, based on values in Column A

G28th November 2014 

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Use an array formula to calculate selected values in one column, based on parameters in another.

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Script to list image files by size and resolution, export to Excel

G24th September 2014 

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Instructions for using PowerShell to export a list of images and their properties to Excel as a tab-delimited CSV.

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Open and close Excel workbooks in the background

G4th September 2014 

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Use a Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) script to open secondary Excel workbooks as data sources when opening a VLOOKUP-dependent workbook.

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