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Excel Count Functions Videos

Short videos with Excel counting function tips, for COUNT and COUNTIF

count specific items anywhere in a cell

Excel Count Functions

Use Excel count functions to count worksheets cells that contain numbers only, or to count cells with any type of data, or to count blank cells. This video shows the COUNT function, the COUNTA function, and the COUNTBLANK function, and warns of the quirks in counting some types of cells.

For written instructions for this Excel video tutorial, see the full article: Excel Count Functions -- Count Excel Cells

Count Matching Text

Use Excel COUNTIF function to count cells in a list that contain specific words or part of a word. For example, how many orders were there for a Pen? How many orders were placed for any kind of pen, such as "Gel Pen", "Pen" or even a "Pencil"?

For written instructions for this Excel video tutorial, see the full article: Excel Count Functions -- Count Excel Cells

Count Items Greater Than Set Amount

Use Excel COUNTIF function to count the number of items in a list that are over or under a specific amount. For example, find the number of students with scores above the passing grade. Use a cell reference in the Excel COUNTIF function to make the formula flexible and more powerful.

For written instructions for this Excel video tutorial, see the full article: Excel Count Functions -- Count Excel Cells

 

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