Category: Advanced

Understand Standard Deviation

Same average but the analyze is different

Calculate the standard deviation helps you to analyze the result of your AVERAGE calculation.

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Create a progress bar with icons

Cover Progress bar with icons

Discover how you can create a progress bar in your Excel worksheet. All the steps explain in this article.

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Round to the Nearest Ten, Hundred, Multiple..

With Excel, it’s very easy to round to the nearest ten, hundred, thousand, …. Standard use of the ROUND function The ROUND function is a very common Excel function. You use it when you want to round a number. =ROUND(number, decimal) “Number” is your number “Decimal” is the number of decimal places you want to keep …

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Mortgage calculator with Excel

In Excel, you can easily create a mortgage calculator with the PMT function Explanation of the PMT function PMT calculates the PayMenT for a loan for a constant interest rate. The arguments of the function are: Rate    The interest rate on the loan. Nper    The total number of payment periods for the loan. Pv  …

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First day – Last day in Excel

On this page, you will find some formulas to calculate specific days automatically. Building specific dates, such as the first or last day, is always a very complex task, in Excel or any other software. The function TODAY has been used in all the examples but you can replace it with your own date value. …

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Displaying Negative Numbers in Parentheses – Excel

Negatives numbers are written with parenthesis in red

With Excel, you can display your negative numbers inside a parenthesis.
To do that, you have to create a customize code like it is explain in this article.

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Time Formats in Excel

In Excel, working with the time is not difficult but you need to know a few rules to avoid big mistakes. In this article you will learn these rules and how to manage time formats. Difference between date and time in Excel In Excel, hours are always a fraction of a day. So it uses …

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Inspect a Formula with F9

In Excel, you can scan part of your formula with the shortcut F9 When use the F9 shortcut? Let’s say you have a complex formula with a lots of VLOOKUP, INDEX, MATCH, references. But the result returned is not correct and you need to find the reason. Tips: To display your formula on multiple rows, …

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Convert Latitude and Longitude

Nowadays, GPS localization is common. Some apps use decimal format (48.85833) while others return the coordinates in degrees, minutes and seconds (48°51’29.99”). In this article I will show you how to convert from one format to the other and vice-versa. Add GPS coordinates to address If you are looking to add GPS coordinates to an address, please …

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What is a Logical Test in Excel

When should you create a logical test? Creating a logical test is THE starting point for these 3 important functions in Excel: IF COUNTIFS SUMIFS What it a logical test Logical tests are everywhere. Is my salary higher than my colleague’s? Is my rent higher than my neighbour’s? Is the quantity in stock larger now …

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