Spreadsheet Day 2017

Happy Spreadsheet Day! What are your feelings about allocating days to celebration or awareness of certain things?  Like International Talk Like a Pirate Day (19th September), Oatmeal Nut Waffles Day (11th March) or Bathtub Day (7th October)?  Well, the 17 October is International Spreadsheet day.  Normally, I would think these days are pointless, but I Read More

Why does Excel’s calculation mode keep changing?

You’re probably aware that Excel has two main calculation modes: automatic and manual. Automatic calculation will re-calculate the workbook when a value changes or based on specific actions (inserting, deleting, hiding rows/columns, or renaming a worksheet). Manual calculation only re-calculates when specifically requested by the user. Click Formulas -> Calculation -> Calculate Now (shortcut key Read More