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How To Count A Specific Character In A Cell (Case Sensitive)

This formula will count the number of occurrences of a given single character within a text string in a single cell. This formula is case sensitive and will consider upper and lower case letters to be different characters.

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How to Get the Last Day of the Month

This formula will return the last day of the month from the date selected.

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How to Get the Current Sheet Name

This formula will return the sheet name of the current sheet.

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How to Extract the First Name From an Email Address

This formula will return the first name with proper capitalization from an email address of the form firstname.lastname@company.com

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12+ Hidden Commands You Can Add to Your Quick Access Toolbar

Excel has a cool feature called the Quick Access Toolbar (QAT) that allows you to add your own frequently used commands to an easily accessible...
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The Complete List Of VBA Keyboard Shortcuts

Visual Basic Editor This is the complete list of visual basic keyboard shortcuts. Some of these will be very familiar like Ctrl + C and Ctrl + V...
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101+ Awesome Resources To Help You Learn Excel

My Top 10 Favourite Websites or Blogs Excel Campus Jon Acampora Jon started Excel Campus in 2009 and has since...
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The Complete List Of Excel Keyboard Shortcuts

Copy And Paste These shortcuts are mostly for copying and pasting objects in the worksheet such as cells, ranges, tables and pivot tables. We can...
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How To Build Your Pivot Tables

What questions do we want to answer about our data?   Let's create pivot tables to answer these questions about our sales data. What were the...
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How To Transform Data by Example

Microsoft Excel has just released a cool new add-in called Transform Data by Example to help make cleaning and transforming data easier. This...
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