How to sort text in Excel using formulas

How to sort text in Excel using formulas

Although Excel already has built-in sorting features, doing this with formulas might be useful in some cases for a more dynamic approach. The formula approach will be updated automatically whenever calculations are executed. In this article, we’re going to show...
Function: UNICHAR

Function: UNICHAR

The Excel UNICHAR function is a Text formula that returns the Unicode character of a given numeric code. This function comes in handy when you need to insert special characters that are typically not found on a standard keyboard layout. In this guide, we’re going to...
How to calculate subtotal in Excel

How to calculate subtotal in Excel

A subtotal is the aggregation of a data set, typically showing the totals of a certain section in that data set. A budgeting spreadsheet is a good example for this where subtotals are used to display more details of certain categories. In a budgeting application, you...
How to insert a square root symbol in Excel (√)

How to insert a square root symbol in Excel (√)

The square root is a mathematical symbol, also known as the radical symbol, this symbol indicates a square root calculation for the following number or expression. Even though modern keyboards don’t have this symbol, let’s take a look at 5 ways to insert a...
Function: TIMEVALUE

Function: TIMEVALUE

The Excel TIMEVALUE function is Date & Time formula that returns a time serial number from a specific time that is stored as text. Excel keeps time and date values as numbers, and this function comes in handy when your times are stored as text strings, instead of...
Excel TIME Function

Excel TIME Function

The Excel TIME function is a Date & Time formula that calculates and returns the serial time value based on the specified hour, minute, and second values. In this guide, we’re going to show you how to use the Excel TIME function and also go over some tips and...
PPMT Function

PPMT Function

The Excel PPMT function is a Financial formula that calculates and returns the principal amount of the payment of a loan, based on constant payments and interest rate. In this guide, we’re going to show you how to use the PPMT function and also go over some tips and...
Function: SQRTPI

Function: SQRTPI

SQRTPI Excel function is a Math and Trigonometry formula that can calculate and return the square root of a number multiplied by pi (π, the constant number). The multiplication with pi when using this formula occurs before taking the square root of the number...