Monthly Archives: June 2015

How unorganized data could drive you crazy!

This is about how to clean up data for a simple VLOOKUP task.  To be more specific, how to separate data delimited by line break in a cell, as you see in the following screen shot. The one who input … Continue reading

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Interesting Magnifier in Windows 7

This is not an Excel tip… One day I intended to press Alt+= (which is the shortcut for Auto Sum), but I wrongly press Windows+=, and something interesting pop up… Instead of an auto sum formula I expected, I saw a … Continue reading

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Hidden Rows vs. Filtered Rows

One day, a friend asked me: “If she deletes contents from a filtered range, would she also delete the hidden content?”  I answered: “Try and observe!” 😛 I know that is not the answer she expected.  Nevertheless, I believe that … Continue reading

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When you forget to hold Ctrl key for inputting same value to a range…

… Ctrl+D or Ctrl+R is ready to help 🙂 Ctrl+Enter is one of my favorite shortcuts.  It helps me to input a value or a formula to a range simultaneously.  As usual, Ctrl+Enter won’t let me down.  But many times, … Continue reading

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