Wrap Text in Excel

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Learn how to wrap text in Excel to fit the long content inside the cell and adjust it to show on multiple lines within the cell. Table of contents: What is Text wrap in Excel? Wrap text using Ribbon commands How to use the Excel wrap text shortcut Format cell dialog box Convert large in-cell … Read more

How to select multiple cells in Excel

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Today’s guide will be about how to select multiple cells in Excel (adjacent or non-adjacent) using the mouse click, Shift, and Control key. Check our easy-to-understand examples! Selecting single or multiple cells is an essential skill in Excel because it stores the values, formulas, or conditional formatting rules in a cell or a range. However, … Read more

Screen Tips for Excel Reports

In this article, we’ll show you how to build interactive screen tips for your Excel reports. A great user guide is a key element if you want to enhance the user experience (UX). The most important function of the interactive screen tips is to tell your story at a higher level using an excel dashboard. … Read more

Create a Scroll Bar in Excel

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The scroll bar in Excel is one of the most useful tools in Form Controls. Using it will save time and get more space if you are using it. The most significant advantage comes when you work with a large data set. You can manage any size list in a small area using scroll bars. … Read more

Interactive Settings Menu for Dashboards

Interactive Settings Menu

If you are working on an excel dashboard, you need to create great-looking navigation. Everyone loves great UX! In today’s guide, I will show you how to build an interactive settings menu for your spreadsheet. Take a close look at the picture below! Take a closer look at the picture below! This simple menu lets … Read more

25 Actionable Tips for Excel Tables

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Use Excel Tables to simplify your work! Learn how to create dynamic ranges, easy-to-read formulas using a table. In this tutorial, we’ll explain how to add new data to a range or how to manage Tables. Keep your formulas ready for auditing! This guide provides useful tricks and examples. Fundamentals of Excel Tables In this … Read more

How to remove duplicates in Excel

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Learn how to find, filter, and remove duplicates in Excel using quick and creative methods. If you are working with large data tables, it’s helpful to find unique values or remove duplicate values. Our goal is to show you how to use Excel’s built-in data cleansing tools to find unique values in single or multiple … Read more

How to Create a Heat Map in Excel

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Use a heat map in Excel to create quick data visualizations! Today’s guide will be about how to build maps using conditional formatting. What is a heat map? A Heat Map is a perfect solution to highlight the crucial data points in a table or a range. Let us see a simple example: You have … Read more

Data connections

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How to use external data connections in Excel? Today’s tutorial is all about data import (SQL, CSV, and XML) and the managing of data sources. Stay with us! It is not surprising that we rarely store databases and a large amount of raw data in Excel worksheets. The main reason for this is that Excel … Read more

How to Freeze Panes

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In this tutorial, you will learn how to Freeze Panes to lock specific cells, rows, and columns in place. If you are working with large data tables, this function is yours! When your spreadsheets become beyond control, you should have to freeze the rows and columns. Table of Contents: Introducing the Freeze Panes feature First, … Read more

How to create a drop-down list in Excel

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Using the drop-down list, we can choose elements from a predefined list. It is beneficial when, for example, we would like to show the efficiency of different departments within one company. Moreover, it is worth using because when choosing its elements, the dashboard automatically refreshes and likewise the connecting charts. Forget all user-generated errors! Drop-down … Read more

Key Performance Indicators

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In this article, you will learn about key performance indicators. Is it easy to create a kpi? From the technological view, yes. Before we dive deep, just a few words about creating a useful KPI. Prepare these four metrics below: KPIs are essential when you build dashboards in Excel. We have to give these values … Read more

How to install an Excel Add-in

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Learn how to install an Excel add-in and how to fix the disappearing add-in ribbon using a few simple steps. Don’t forget to enable the Developer tab!