How to Display Milliseconds in Excel

How to display miliseconds in Excel

You may have time values in Excel displayed in hours, minutes, and seconds, and you may want to add milliseconds to the display. Milliseconds are put in a format that is recognized in Excel. A custom format should also be assigned to cells so that you can read the values easily. Let us look at … Read more

How to Add Leading Zeroes to Existing Excel Values to Certain Length

In the event of maintaining records in Excel like Employee IDs and Transaction IDs, you will need to add leading zeroes to the dataset. You can use various ways to do this through each method has its own sets of merits and demerits. The following are ways to add leading zeroes to existing excel values. … Read more

Trick to Lock Row Height and Column Width in Excel

Consistent formatting when using spreadsheet programs helps organize work and helps to come up with a good, if not excellent, job. Locking up the width of a column or height of a row in a spreadsheet reduces or limits changes to the format. It also allows one to work on a project with other users … Read more

How to Print the Top Row or Column on Every Page in Excel

How to Print the Top Row or Column on Every Page in Excel

One can set options to print the sheet's headings or titles on each page if they need to print a sheet that will have many printed pages. Excel normally is automated to provide headings for columns (A, B, C) and rows (1,2,3). You will have to type titles in your sheet that describes the content … Read more

#REF! Error in Excel – How to Fix the Reference Error

#REF! Error in Excel – How to Fix the Reference Error

A #REF error is a message that Excel sends when the formula references a cell that is no longer available, maybe because it has been deleted. If you have worked with formulas in Excel, you have likely come across this error. It appears when the formula has no idea where to point to as it … Read more

How to Rotate Text Cells in Excel

How to Rotate Text Cells in Excel

There are several ways to rotate texts in excel. They include using the ribbon Format dialog box, keyboard shortcuts, and default settings by changing the text orientation back to Horizontal. Rotating Text using Ribbon Alignment option Follow these steps: 1. Choose all the cells with headers 2. Click on the Home tab 3. Click on … Read more

How to Remove Line Breaks in Excel

How to Remove Line Breaks in Excel

Through line breaks, the same cell has multiple lines in Excel. However, these lines are unnecessary, so you may want to remove them from your dataset. There are different ways to remove line breaks in Excel. Using Find and Replace Method It is considered the easiest way of removing line breaks manually in Excel. The … Read more

How to Calculate IRR (Internal Rate of Return) in Excel

How to Calculate IRR (Internal Rate of Return) in Excel

Calculating IRR manually is time-consuming and complicated. Math-based solutions will require you first to calculate the NPV (net present value) and then use the given interest rates to find IRR on a trial and error basis. Fortunately, the process is made simple with the availability of Excel. Three functions for calculating IRR in Excel are … Read more

How to convert a column number into an excel column letter

How to convert a column number into an excel column letter

Microsoft Excel has patterns such as A, B, C, AA, BB, CC, AD, AA, AAB, and AAZ. Column 1 is named as A, B as 2, and 27 as AA. Therefore, finding a column letter is easy and possible, given its corresponding column number is easy. To convert a column number to the letter in … Read more

How to Turn Autosave in Excel

How to Turn Autosave in Excel

Even though Microsoft Excel has improved over the years, it is still possible to crash when working with a large data set. Factors outside Excel such as power failure could cause it to crash. You may easily lose your data if your work was not saved in the first place. However, Excel has an AutoSave … Read more