Learn Excel from Bill Jelen with this daily 2 minute video podcast.

Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Coercing Number Array 1167 - Learn Excel Podcast

Building on Teo's question from yesterday, Bill expands the technique to generate an array of 50 sequential numbers instead of typing that whole range out. Episode 1167 shows you how.

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Monday, December 28, 2009

Sum Big 3 - 1166 - Learn Excel from MrExcel Podcast

Teo asks how to sum up the three largest values in a range. Episode 1166 shows you how.

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Friday, September 18, 2009

Duel: Earliest Matching 2 - 1104 - Learn Excel from MrExcel Podcast

In this Dueling Excel podcast, how to find the earliest date for records that match two criteria. Episode 1104 shows you how.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Split Vertically at 20's - 1102 - Learn Excel from MrExcel

Dak asks how to take a long cell entry and to split it into 20 character entries going down a column without using wrap text. Episode 1102 shows a couple of ways to solve the problem.

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Thursday, August 20, 2009

Last Match III - 1084 - Learn Excel from MrExcel Podcast

Jamie from the UK sends in yet another formula to solve the Last Match formula from Episode 1073. Episode 1084 shows you how.

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Wednesday, August 05, 2009

Find Last Match - 1073 - Learn Excel from MrExcel Podcast

Sarah from the cattle farm in the UK writes in again with an insanely difficult question. Do a VLOOKUP, but find the last previous entry that matches the vehicle. Episode 1073 shows you a formula from Excel Gurus Gone Wild to solve this problem.

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Friday, June 05, 2009

Dueling: Average Non-Zeroes - 1030 - Learn Excel from MrExcel Podcast

Question from YouTube is how to average all the non-zero values in a range. In Episode 1030, Bill and Mike show several methods for solving the problem.

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Friday, May 22, 2009

Dueling: Random Name - 1020 - Learn Excel from MrExcel Podcast

Dave wants to know how to choose a random name, but he does not want the complete list of names in the cells in the worksheet! Episode 1020 shows you how.

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Friday, May 15, 2009

Dueling: Invert a Range - 1015 - Learn Excel from MrExcel Podcast

In today's dueling podcast, how to turn a range upside down. Episode #1015 shows you how.

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Tuesday, September 09, 2008

Episode 842 - SumIf a Range

Marc sends in an interesting question about SUMIF. Each time the value is equal to January, he wants to grab a five-cell range! SUMIF doesn't seem up to the challenge, but an array formula with OFFSET does the trick. Episode 842 shows you how.

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Monday, September 08, 2008

Episode 841 - Transpose Formula II

Kyle sends in a different way to transpose with a formula - the array function =TRANSPOSE will do the trick. Also, Joe and Adrien check in with alternate ways of closing Excel. Episode 841 shows you how.

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Friday, August 22, 2008

Episode 830 - Dates II

Continuing the discussion from Episode 829, I show how to use the array of dates from a start date to an end date in order to perform a calculation on each date in the array. Episode 830 shows you how.

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Tuesday, March 11, 2008

Episode 712 - First Subtotaled Item

Dick sends in a cool question today. First, he figured an amazing way to grab the first value from a subtotaled group. But, Episode 712 shows three lines of VBA code to finish the process.

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Wednesday, February 28, 2007

Episode 454 - Lotto Probability

Scott from Australia sent in what should have been a simple lotto question. However, I chose to solve the problem using an array formula. Now, as far as I know, no one has ever tried to explain an array formula in a 2 minute podcast. Episode 454 shows you how.

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