Blog & Excel Tips

Blog entries covering the latest Excel tricks and tips based on queries from clients and practical knowledge from our consultants.

Excel shuts down when opening a file February 20, 2018

If you have had the experience of Excel shutting down when opening a file you must know how frustrating it is. We experience it regularly, probably due to the size of the spreadsheets we build. However, it is sometimes even a small spreadsheet that perhaps contains a data table.

Change more than 6 default chart colours February 6, 2018

A problem with the existing settings in Excel is that you cannot change more than 6 default chart colours. You can set up your own customised colours to use for each series but only up to series 6. This shows some workarounds.

2018 Six Nations Rugby Office Pools Spreadsheet January 18, 2018

Our 2018 Rugby Six Nations Predictions Spreadsheet enables up to 50 participants to predict the round robin and final winners (overall, grand slam, triple crown and wooden spoon)  and compete to see who can be closest in predicting the overall result and the scores of each team.


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