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How to sum cells by criteria

Use SUMIF if you need to sum values for a particular person or another criterion.

Hide formulas from appearing in the edit bar

Usually, you can view formula in the Excel the cell when cell is selected, but you can protect a spreadsheet to hide formulas in some cells.

How to add elbow to the table

This tip describes how to place into one cell both column and row header known as an elbow.

Grouping and ungrouping sheets

Sheets can be grouped (connected) to facilitate creating or formatting two or more identical sheets. For example, you can create one sheet and copy it to two other sheets, or you can group three blank sheets and enter and format the content once-no subsequent copying required.

Change the number of the most recently used workbooks

Having your 25 most recently used workbooks on the File tab, in the Open menu is handy, but you may find it's not enough. You can increase the number shown up to 50, and you can pin (fasten) particular workbooks to the menu so that they remain there even if you haven't used them recently.

Apply or remove cell borders

Exist several ways to apply or remove cell borders; you can choose anyone:

Creating a chart with critical zones

Periodical processes like the volume of support service calls often have critical zones that indicate a severe problem that needs to be investigated and mitigated. This tip shows how to reveal and emphasize those critical zones for analysis.

Saving Changes to Existing Workbooks

Saving your workbook in the same location with the same name is easy.

6 ways to open an Excel workbook

The Open dialog box, is your key to finding and retrieving Excel workbooks.

Adding Commands to the Quick Access Toolbar

Suppose you'd like to add a couple more commands to the Quick Access toolbar. Also, say you're a big fan of AutoSum. You can add the AutoSum button to the Quick Access toolbar, so you can quickly create and use AutoSum entries.