Video – Conditional Formatting in Excel

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GETPIVOTDATA function in Excel

Hello all. Another short section regarding getpivotdata function in excel. Getpivotdata function uses / queries the existing Pivot table and returns data based on specified conditions as arguments. Syntax =getpivotdata(data_field, pivot_table, [field1,item1],..) Here, data_field is the name of the value field to be queried. Pivot_table is the reference to any cell in the pivot table. … Read more

FormulaText function in Excel

Hello all. In this short section, let’s cover the formulatext function in excel. Formulatext field would return the formula used in the reference cell as a text value. Syntax =Formulatext(ref) Here, ref is any cell reference. Working Example In the below example, I have used an offset function to return the ops metrics for Feb … Read more

Match function in Excel

Hello all. Let’s look at the MATCH function in excel. Match function will return the position of the lookup value as numerical value. Match function supports approximate and exact matches (in the form of optional argument). Syntax =Match(lookup_value, lookup_array, [match_type]) Working Examples: In the below data set, we have the lookup value as the name … Read more

Sortby function in Excel

Hello all. In this section, let’s look at the “sortby” function in excel. Unlike the sort function, sortby sorts the values in a range or array based on value in another list or array. Please note the range or array, that is used to sort, doesn’t necessarily need to appear in the output. Syntax =sortby(array, … Read more

Sort function in Excel

Hello all. In this section let’s look at SORT function in excel. Sort function, as the name says, sorts the content of a range or an array based on the optional arguments we specify. Values, using this function, can be sorted by rows or columns and the function returns dynamic array. Syntax =SORT(array, [sort_index], [sort_order], … Read more

Conditional Formatting – an introduction

Hello all. Let’s look at an introduction to conditional formatting. Conditional formatting is an excellent way to visualize data set in Excel. There are some pre-defined rules that Excel provides to visualize. However you can manually create rules, using formulas, to visualize data. Pre-Defined Rules Let’s look at the below data set – we need … Read more

Choose function in Excel

Hello all. In this section let’s explore CHOOSE function in excel. CHOOSE function helps to choose a value from list of values based on specified index number. Syntax: =choose(index_num, value1, [value2],..) Let’s start off with a simple example. In the below sheet, without any base data, we just use choose function to return 3rd value … Read more