# Excel

For beginners and those who are quite unfamiliar, Microsoft Excel can seem daunting. After all, you’re faced with grids and grids of cells, and then there’s the challenge of making sure you input the right formula to come up with the right answers. Excel can really be quite technical, but once you get the hang …

## How to Generate Random Numbers, Dates, and Booleans in Excel

You may not realize it, but it’s quite hard to generate a random number. However, there will be many situations when you need to do so, such as data analysis, for getting a random winner from a list or coming up with a password. Whatever your purpose is, you can generate random numbers as well …

## Visualize And Analyze Your Hierarchical Data in Excel With HierView

Microsoft Office programs such as Word, PowerPoint and Excel have been around for so long. They’re widely recognized and used in many business and academic activities, and considered as reliable companions in creating documents, managing data, or presenting an idea. While these programs are great in themselves, add-ins are there to make things a little …

## How to Check Definitions & Translate Text in PowerPoint, Word & Excel

There’s always room for more functionality for Office applications, especially in the ever-evolving technology and business fields. Today, for example, how we work and study is different from just a few years ago. And this is why you may find many Office add-ins very useful, such as to check definitions and translate text in PowerPoint, …

## How to Create Easy Time Dimension Table for Analysis in PowerPivot

When you’re storing large amounts of data, especially time-sensitive ones, it’s important to have a time dimension. This time dimension is important because you can better analyze data and generate relevant reports based on the information you need involving a certain date or time. Having a time dimension table at your disposal, without the need …

## Cleanup and Standardize Excel Sheets with XL Tools

For some, working with Excel can be daunting. Filling up the blank cells, writing the correct formula, and just facing numbers can be challenging. Most likely, this is because working in Excel is not the same as working on Word, which is more straightforward. Of course, the two are different and there will be instances …

## How to Create Radial Bar Charts in Excel

These days, there are many fun, vibrant and creative ways to visualize your data. Beyond the usual bar, line, and pie charts, there are many add-ins that can help you spruce up your data and related reports. One of these is the Radial Bar Chart add-in for Excel.

## Create Flashcards in Excel with Flash Card Assistant

When it comes to learning and games, nothing can still beat flash cards. This is why people of all ages still use flash cards to help them study and memorize. From quizzes to exams, and even when it comes to speeches, flash cards can help you out. Fortunately, there is an Excel add-in that combines …

## Visualize Data Across Geographic Location in Excel

Visualizing data concerning locations and geography can be difficult.  Usually, it takes an expert to create this. There are technical aspects to consider involving graphic design and knowledge of the locations. The data and how it is represented must also be accurate. Still, visualizing this information must be done in order to create a more …

## Professionally Design Your Financial Reports in Excel with Sage One Add-in

Financial reports are important in any business because these can give you detailed information about the financial health of the organization. They can help you in creating important business decisions and in creating business strategies that can direct your company to achieve its goals. Sage One Add-in for Excel makes financial report making easier.