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Conditional formatting for weekends

When you create a data table with daily records, you can need to highlight weekends or other specific days. You don’t need to open a Calendar and do it manually, Excel proposes conditional formatting that can help you do it without any calculation.

How to calculate the number of work days for a four-day workweek

When calculating the difference between two dates, you may want to exclude weekends and holidays. Excel proposes standard formula for calculating the number of work days for standard, five-day workweek. Also, Excel proposes formula for calculating the number of work days for different five-day workweek or six-day workweek.

How to count days of week between two dates

From time to time you need to count days of week between two dates or in some date range (see How to count day of week in the range of dates). Excel proposes different formulas to work with data. It is easy to create the formula you need for this task:

How to count days of week in the range of dates

From time to time you need to count days of week in some date range or between two dates (see How to count day of week between two dates). Excel proposes different formulas to work with data. It is easy to create the formula you need for this task:

Calculating the Number of Work Days between two dates for unusual shifts

When calculating the difference between two dates, you may want to exclude weekends and holidays. You can see how to calculate the number of Working Days between two dates for the usual, standard working week where weekends are Saturdays and Sundays.

Hide formula errors in Excel

If you use formulas in Excel, you often can see messages such as #VALUE! or #DIV/0!. Most of the time, this means you need to check the source of the error and fix it, but sometimes a formula error simply means that the data used by the formula is not yet available.

How to use Camera tool in Excel

When you work with some Excel elements such as tables, charts, you spend a lot of time on positioning them and formatting. Here will find the feature that Excel proposes to help you create a perfect presentation of your data.

How to create an interactive chart with drop-down list in Excel

Excel has a lot of different, useful features to help you to present data. There are a lot of different charts you can create (see charts). One of the features for presenting your data is an interactive chart with drop-down list.

How to create an interactive chart with checkboxes in Excel

Excel has a lot of different, useful features to help you to present data. There are a lot of different charts you can create (see charts). One of the features for presenting your data is an interactive chart with checkboxes.

How to create an interactive chart with radio or option buttons

To create interactive charts, you need to add some of the controls in Microsoft Excel. This tip is about using Option Buttons that can be easily added and customized.