How to reduce file size of your Excel workbooks

How to reduce file size of your Excel workbooks

In addition to transportation disadvantages, a large Excel file is typically the culprit for performance drops when you’re opening, calculating, or saving a spreadsheet. If your file suddenly increased from KBs to MBs, it might be a good idea to troubleshoot for...
Excel Case Statements: SWITCH Function Versus Nested IF

Excel Case Statements: SWITCH Function Versus Nested IF

Excel case statements can be handled with either SWITCH function or nested IF statements. A popular use for the IF function is creating nested formulas that can check for various criteria. However, nested IF statements can get pretty complicated and cumbersome when...
Excel Named Ranges

Excel Named Ranges

Users of all levels have different feelings about Excel named ranges. Some find them cumbersome, while others use them religiously. In addition to allowing quick access to complex references, named ranges can make your formulas a lot easier to read and maintain. Once...
What’s New in SpreadsheetWeb 6.2

What’s New in SpreadsheetWeb 6.2

Since its addition in 6.0, the designer module has proven to be an excellent tool for creating professional looking web applications filled with features. We’ve been constantly updating the designer to give our users the best experience possible, while ensuring that...
How to Password Protect Excel Files

How to Password Protect Excel Files

Some Excel files are the result of months of development and you may not want to pass this work to everyone lightly. Be it for protecting your intellectual property, monetizing your data model, or simply preventing user errors, there are several reasons why you might...
Improving VBA Macro Performance

Improving VBA Macro Performance

Creating macros in Excel can be a difficult task, especially if you’re just starting out. However, Excel thankfully has several features that are designed to help developing macros. For example, calculations automatically update after every action, the status bar...