Description

You’ll actually learn much more than six ways to sum in this presentation. Watch as Excel expert David Ringstrom, CPA, goes well beyond the SUM function to help you improve the resilience and integrity of your spreadsheets. You’ll take summing to new levels with the SUBTOTAL and AGGREGATE functions, while you master using SUMIF and SUMIFS add up values based upon up to 127 criteria. David also will discuss the SUMPRODUCT function for multiplying and adding values at once. Topics Covered:
  • Learning a simple design technique that greatly improves the integrity of Excel’s SUM function.
  • Using the SUMIFS function to sum values based on multiple criteria.
  • Using the SUMIF function to summarize data based on a single criterion.
  • Comparing the AGGREGATE function in Excel 2010 and later to the SUBTOTAL function available in all versions of Excel.
  • Using the SUMIFS function to sum values based on multiple criteria.
  • Exploring how the INDIRECT worksheet function can automate pulling values from a group of individual worksheets.
  • Using the SUMIFS function to sum values based on multiple criteria.
  • Extending the functionality of the SUMIF function by incorporating wildcard characters within a formula.
  • Employing the SUMIF function to sum values related to multiple instances of criteria you specify.
  • Creating an in-cell list by way of Excel’s Data Validation feature.
  • Discovering the capabilities of the SUMPRODUCT function for calculating payroll and other amounts.
  • Discovering the capabilities of the SUMPRODUCT function for calculating payroll and other amounts.
Learning Objectives:
  • State what SUMIFS returns ify ou like to data in another workbook that is not presently open in Excel.
  • Name the character that signifies a wildcard look-up within worksheet functions like SUMIF, VLOOKUP, or MATCH.
  • State which versions of Excel that the AGGREGATE function is available in.