Excel TEXTJOIN and CONCAT

Excel TEXTJOIN and CONCAT

Excel TEXTJOIN and CONCAT functions are relatively new, and welcome additions to Excel’s plethora of functions. Both functions have been released with Excel 2016 as a replacement for the CONCATENATE function to make it easier to merge multiple text strings. In this...
CONCAT vs CONCATENATE

CONCAT vs CONCATENATE

For a long time, the only option to combine text strings has been using the CONCATENATE function, which does nothing more than what the ampersand (&) operator does. Recently, Microsoft has released the CONCAT and TEXTJOIN formulas with Excel 2016. In this guide,...
How to prevent a #REF error in Excel

How to prevent a #REF error in Excel

A #REF! error in Excel indicates an invalid reference. This pesky error can pop up after removing a sheet, rows or columns, or copying a formula. In this guide, we’re going to show you how to prevent a #REF error in Excel. Download Workbook There are 3 common...
How to use Text to Columns in Excel

How to use Text to Columns in Excel

Data doesn’t always come in a nice table layout, especially, when you retrieve it from an external source like a web site. Thanks to the Excel Text to Columns feature, you can split data into multiple columns. In this article, we are going to show you how to use...
How to make Excel calculate faster

How to make Excel calculate faster

Excel is a fairly an efficient software given that it can perform complex calculations. However, depending on your system, it can also get pretty slow when running complicated calculations. How formulas are used, and size of the workbook are typically the culprit if...
RANK.AVG (RANK AVG) Function in Excel

RANK.AVG (RANK AVG) Function in Excel

RANK.AVG (RANK AVG) is a Statistical function that can return the rank of a given value, within the specified array of values. If there are values that share the same rank, the average rank of that set of values will be returned. In this guide, we’re going to show you...
RANK EQ Excel Function (RANK.EQ)

RANK EQ Excel Function (RANK.EQ)

The RANK.EQ function is a Statistical formula that returns the rank of a given value, within the specified array of values. If there is more than one values that share the same rank, the higher rank of that set of values is going to be returned by the formula. In this...