How to Change Grouping Direction Above / Left of Data in Excel?

Today, I have a quick tip for you: Do you want to change the grouping direction in Excel? Usually when you use groupings on rows, the small + or – sign is below the grouped data. The same for columns: The little + and – sign for showing or hiding grouped columns is located on… Continue reading How to Change Grouping Direction Above / Left of Data in Excel?

How to Remove Conditional Formatting in Excel but Keep the Colors

Conditional formatting is a fast and nice way to visualize data in Excel. It comes with many options but probably the one most use are the background colors: A color on a color scale is applied automatically based on the cell contents. For example, the lowest value in a range of cells in red color… Continue reading How to Remove Conditional Formatting in Excel but Keep the Colors

Mass Export in Excel: How to Save Same Sheet & Change Variable

Let’s assume the following situation: You have created an Excel file and want to export one sheet from it – many times with different settings. For example: Each sales person should receive their own sales numbers. The problem is that you have many sheets to export. And in practice the following happens: You have just… Continue reading Mass Export in Excel: How to Save Same Sheet & Change Variable

How to Multiply Existing Excel Formulas by Another Cell

You have created a nice analysis in Excel, but there is one problem: Values are shown in thousands and you want to convert them to millions. Or the other way around. Or you want to convert monthly values to annual values, multiplying them by 12. So, the problem: How to multiply existing Excel formulas by… Continue reading How to Multiply Existing Excel Formulas by Another Cell

How to See The Current Sheet Number & Total Number of Excel-Sheets

Working with large Excel files with many worksheets can be frustrating. Especially finding things and keeping an overview is troublesome. One (small) feature might come in handy: See the sheet number of the current worksheet and the total number of worksheets. For example, like this: “Sheet 5 / 12”. You can enable this with just… Continue reading How to See The Current Sheet Number & Total Number of Excel-Sheets