Excel

Getting FlashFill to work the way you need it to

Q. I can’t get FlashFill to work in Excel 2013. What am I doing wrong?

Make the most of MS Office on your iPad

The Office app remains a relatively new option for iPad users, but one that can really help you boost productivity when you can’t use your laptop or desktop computer.

Excel Quandaries

Microsoft Office Certified Trainer answers two questions about pound signs and circular cell references.

Creating better Excel spreadsheets

Improve your Microsoft Excel skills and build better spreadsheets with these tips from OfficeTeam.

Working with Pivot Tables

Q. How can I avoid changing the data source each time my source data grows?

It's all about Excel

How is the new Excel Sumlfs different from SumIf, and how do you dissect a formula to troubleshoot?

Create a color legend in Excel

Q. I’d like to provide a “legend” so people know what the different Conditional Formatting colors mean in Excel. How can I do this?

Bring Excel data into PowerPoint with ease

Q. My tables never look right when I paste them into Power­­Point. How should I paste Excel data into PowerPoint?

Get your characters in line with Excel's LEFT function

Q. How can I return characters to the left of a dash in an Excel cell using the LEFT function?

Resolving text-to-columns with line breaks in Excel

Q. I have a spreadsheet where three address lines are separated by a line break. How do I use text-to-columns to separate the lines into columns?