### Ignore Blank Cells in Conditional Formatting (3 Easy Ways)

Conditional Formatting is the quickest and easiest way to add visual impact to any dataset but a Conditional Formatting Rule can be prone to its

### Excel NUMBERVALUE Function – How To Use

The NUMBERVALUE function converts a number in text format to numerical format using the given decimal and group separators. The NUMBERVALUE function is very useful

### Compatibility Mode in Excel – All You Need to Know About It

The file extension in your workbook's name should be .xlsx if you're using an Excel version post-Excel 2003. That’s not necessarily the case with everyone

### How to Get All Worksheet Names in Excel (2 Easy Ways)

You have made a decision. You are, Excel-ly, not walking the manual route unless you must. Whether the file contains a single worksheet or a

### Count Values Between Two Numbers in Excel (3 Easy Ways)

There has to be someone who it comes down to – to get the clerical work out of the way, fill the administrative shoes, fluff

### Excel REPLACE Function – How To Use

The REPLACE function replaces the specified number of characters from the string based on the starting position with the mentioned text, string, or value. The

### Excel Formulas Not Calculating – How To Fix

You are seeing the formula itself instead of its calculated result, or seeing it without an equals sign, your formula is not responding to some

### Excel PROPER Function – How To Use

The PROPER function alters the text into proper case by converting the first letter of each word in a string to uppercase. The first letter

### How to Turn off Scroll Lock in Excel (Step-by-Step)

We’ve fallen into it so many times that we know exactly what it is by now but that doesn't have to be the case with

### Count Weeks Between Dates in Excel (3 Easy Formulas)

Part of Excel norms is working with numbers and dates because that is Excel's forte. Where dates make the central part of the data, you

### Stop Excel from Changing Numbers to Dates Automatically

Excel is a numerical life savior, a tabular knight, and many things more but it comes with its whims which might suit us like a

### Excel UPPER Function – How To Use

Since Excel doesn't allow the inbuilt functionality of altering case types as Microsoft Word does, the UPPER function helps change the text to capital letters.

## Excel Functions

### Excel TEXT Function – How to Use

The TEXT function in Excel converts numeric values to a text string. While you'll mostly be fiddling with numbers on an Excel sheet, you may

### Excel WORKDAY Function – How to Use

The WORKDAY function is categorized as a Date and Time function. It helps us add or subtract N working days to a date provided by

### Excel WEEKDAY Function – How to Use

The WEEKDAY function is a DATE and TIME function that can be used to find the weekday for a given date. The date is supplied

### Excel FILTER Function – How To Use

The FILTER function is an Excel function that lets you fetch or "filter" a data set based on the criteria supplied via an argument. The

### Excel OFFSET Function – How to Use

The OFFSET function is one of the most enigmatic Excel functions that may take a while to wrap your head around. But I will ensure

### Excel IF Function – How to Use

IF function is undoubtedly one of the most important functions in excel. In general, IF statements give the desired intelligence to a program so that

## Formula Errors

### #N/A Error In Excel – How To Fix

Sometimes, when you’ve used a bunch of lookup tables on your Excel sheet, you might spot a #N/A error. The #N/A error is typically associated

### #NAME? Error In Excel – How To Fix

The #NAME? error is a common Excel error because it’s easy to make mistakes that can cause the #NAME? error. In most cases, you’ll be

### #DIV/0! Error In Excel – How To Fix

When you’ve done some computations on your Excel sheet, you sometimes look at the whole thing later and find that one of the cells has

### #NUM! Error In Excel – How To Fix

The #NUM! error is a frequent visitor on your worksheet. This can make you want to pull your hair out if you’ve used the output

### #REF! Error In Excel – How To Fix

Say you’ve got this worksheet from a couple of months ago ready to work with. You pull it up on your computer and start working.

### #NULL! Error In Excel – How To Fix

The #NULL! error is less common than other errors like #VALUE! or #NUM! errors. The error is basically Excel telling you that you’ve supplied an

## How To's

### How to Insert, View, Move And Remove Page Breaks in Excel

If you feel your data is crowding the page it is to be printed on and dividing the data would help with clarity, you can

### How to Lock Cells in Excel – Protecting Excel Worksheets

Whether you are trying to steer clear of accidental overwrites, feeling fickle, or trying to protect some important data; all your reasons are good enough

### How to Create, Use, Edit and Delete Named Ranges in Excel

Names are one convenient identity. Imagine how we'd be addressed if we didn't have names? Excel tries to make our lives easier by providing us

### How to Find and Fix Circular References in Excel

A circular reference occurs when you end up having a formula in a cell – which in itself uses the cell reference (in which it’s

### Excel Flash Fill – How To Use

What is Excel Flash Fill, and more importantly, what is so special about it? Flash Fill is a special tool in Excel that can automatically

### How to Insert a Checkbox in Excel (In 5 Easy Steps)

Inserting a checkbox in Excel is an easy task. The checkbox control is available in the Excel developer tools option. Checkbox and other controls like dropdowns can

## Calculations

### How to Calculate Business Days in Excel (3 Easy Formulas)

Where are you from? Are you a TGIF person or is your Saturday spirit drowning somewhere behind the office walls? The most common understanding of

### How to Calculate Years of Service in Excel (3 Easy Ways)

Finding out the years of service of employees may come with their resignation. The intent may be to find out the employment duration or to

### How to Calculate Weighted Average in Excel (2 Easy Formulas)

We all know how averages work, right? Means or averages are easily calculable and represent a central value. That's all fine for regular numbers but

### How to Calculate Square Root in Excel (4 Easy Ways)

Hello there citizen of Excel town! Here's a brainwave. Have you ever thought about getting Excel to do what you have been doing for a

### How to Square a Number in Excel (In 5 Different Ways)

The aim is simple. Squaring a number, a number raised to the power 2, the number multiplied by itself; it's all the same thing, you