How to create Multiple PDFs from Excel (Office Scripts + Power Automate)

Creating multiple PDFs based on a list is a common use case in Excel. I’m asked about it regularly. A few weeks ago, I received this question about our Office Scripts course: Before I start the course on Office Scripts, I was wondering if it is possible to loop through a spreadsheet and with each … Read more

Office Scripts – Sort sheets alphabetically

Office Scripts - Worksheets

In this post, we are covering how to sort sheets alphabetically using Office Scripts. Actually, the final code will be flexible enough to sort sheets in many different ways. I’ll share the basic script, along with the steps to create a more dynamic and robust solution. By the end, we will have a script that … Read more

Office Scripts – Reverse number signs

Office Scripts - Worksheets

We often need to reverse number signs in Excel.  For me, this regularly occurs because the accounting signage for debits and credits is opposite to the signage of income and costs.  I am sure in your chosen field there are plenty of scenarios also.  Using native Excel functionality, there are plenty of ways to change … Read more

Office Scripts – Workbook & worksheet protection

Office Scripts - Worksheets

As Excel users, we often find ourselves protecting and unprotecting worksheets and workbooks.  While Excel’s protection is not perfect, it does prevent others or even us from accidentally making changes.  It can be as simple as one keystroke that turns our worksheet perfection into an error-filled disaster. Unfortunately, protecting and unprotecting is an enormous time … Read more

Office Scripts – Working with worksheets

Office Scripts - Worksheets

Some of the most common Excel automation actions involve managing worksheets.  Now that we have Office Scripts as an automation tool within Excel Online, it’s time to learn how to use worksheets within this new environment. If you have written VBA Macros before, many of the principles will transfer directly to Office Scripts.  There is … Read more