Two way lookup in excel with vlookup match

VLOOKUP function will search for the value in a table vertically and returns the value of the column based on the column index for matching row. The column index is defined in the formula and usually it is a constant value. With the combination of VLOOKUP MATCH function we can dynamically change the column index. This will enable two dimensional READ MORE

Excel autocorrect feature and tricks to save time

While typing in excel, you might have seen that excel will do many auto correct functions.  We can customize the autocorrect features in excel as per our requirement. To go to excel autocorrect options, follow the below steps: Click on Office buttonClick on Excel options and thenClick on Proofing Click on AutoCorrect options. It gives various options and you can customise READ MORE

How to insert drop down list in excel

In various web pages and software you might have seen drop down list.This drop down list allows us to select the input without any error. Now let’s see advantages of drop down list and how to insert drop down list in Excel : it will give options to the user to select the input easily and quickly the input given by READ MORE

How to add the developer tab to the ribbon

In case you want to learn macros, vba programming and want to become advanced user of excel, you will have to add the developer tab to the ribbon. By default in excel this will not be added in the ribbon. How to add the developer tab to the ribbon in excel 2007 ? Click on excel Office Button Click on READ MORE

How to find duplicates in excel- 3 ways to check for duplicates

As a part of data analysis , in excel we can find and remove duplicate values. there are different ways to remove duplicates in excel. In this article let us understand how to find duplicates in excel. 3 Different ways to check duplicates: There are three different ways to find duplicates in excel. Conditional formating to find duplicates  Using Remove READ MORE

How to lock cell and protect sheet in excel

Excel provides the facility to protect sheet from updating from users. We can define the cells to be protected and cells to be allowed to be used in the sheet in a same sheet. The cells not protected will be allowed for user for updating the data and the protected cell can’t be altered by the users. The protection can READ MORE

Hide formulas in excel and protect worksheet from update

The Formula bar shows the formula entered in a cell when the cell is selected. In case if you have entered some complicated formula which you don’t want to show to the user, you can hide formulas in excel sheet without hiding the results of the formula. By doing this the results will appear without any impact. To hide formulas READ MORE

How to insert image into excel comment box

How to add comment to excel cell  & insert image into excel comment box ? Excel provides options to put comments to the cell for easy reference. By default this comment will be popped up when you move mouse cursor near to the comment cell. You can enter separate comment to each cell. You can easily add the comment by right READ MORE

How to customise quick access toolbar…?

If you use some of the excel commands very frequently and if you find it difficult to call from the ribbon, you can add this command to quick access toolbar with the help of customise quick access toolbar. Default quick access toolbar will contains 3 tools save, undo and redo. You can customise the quick access toolbar by adding other commands that READ MORE