1. J

    Conditional Formatting Gone Wild

    I am losing my mind over this. I am very well acquainted with Excel; however, this super basic formula is killing me. Have I completely lost it?! We get a task on certain dates (DATE) and depending on the task, it may either have a 75-day suspense or 180-day suspense (STANDARD). To find out...
  2. S

    How to workout the error rate or percentage of a spreadsheet using a specific value as reference?

    I want to be able to calculate the rate/percentage of error. I have 3 sheets: Master, Co-Master and ReDo. Both the Master and Co-Master sheets have a total time column (J) to give the total time a user has taken to complete a task. The ReDo sheet is solely to record issues with the Master or...
  3. N

    Formula to Calculate Shares

    I am trying to calculate the amount of shares I can purchase using the formula below. However, when I use a calculator the amount of shares to buy is different from the excel shares to buy. What am I doing wrong with the formula? Thanks for your help. =(A2*B2)-C2/D2 or =A2*B2-C2/D2 Account...
  4. T

    LTV Maximum Loan

    Hi, this should be really simple but it's hurting my head. I have a known amount of savings (lets say £50,000) and some known LTV percentages from a mortgage company. 70% LTV Interest Only 75% LTV Part & Part 85% LTV Repayment I would like to know the maximum loan amount based on the...
  5. R

    Average on percentage but with different weightings

    Good day. I'm busy with performance reviews for staff but are battling with the following. Section 1 for instance gives me an achieved percentage of 80% and the weighting for this section is 50. Section 2 has a achieved percentage of 40% but the weighting for this section is only 30. Section 3...
  6. S

    Create a dollar value from a range of values that are capped

    Hi All, I am wanting to create a formula that calculates a fee dependent on the value of the sale. Where Cell A1 would be the value of the sale 0 - 29,999.99 Capped $500 30,000 - 49,999.99 2.5% Capped $1,000 50,000 - 99,999.99 1.9% Capped $1,500 100,000 - 149,999.99 1.5% Capped $2,000...
  7. A

    Reverse Engineer a formula

    I have the following cell data. A2 = 108.59 B2 = 20% C2 = 27.15 C2 has the following formula in it: =A2/(1-B2) - A2 this gives me the 27.15 What I want to do is have in D2 a hard value of 23.00 and then in E2 I want the % value based on the formula in C2. IE - If C2 was 23.00, what would B2...
  8. A

    Percentage Color Coding Question

    I have a column of numbers (in percentages) which is a part of a pivot table. I need to color code this column as follows: - Percentages above 95% "Good" - Percentages >= 90% and lower than 95% "Neutral" - Percentages < 90% "Bad" I would like to use Excel Styles for colors. I have written...
  9. B

    Need a formula - filter so 2 columns totalling more than or close to another column only show

    Column I in my excel file shows unpaid invoices. Column K shows uninvoiced items. Column P shows the customer's balance on account . Most of the time, P should be greater than I+K. However we want to be able to easily spot the customer files that are close to or have exceeded the customer's...
  10. H

    Excel formula to modify the percentages (say discount) so that final sum after the discount is within the budget

    After applying discounts (x%,2x%,3x%) to premium, the final discounted premium price is 1.1 million. But maximum final discounted premium price that I can give is 1 Million. Now, how to adjust the discounts (x%,2x%,3x%), so that my final discounted prices is exactly 1M Note: I have to use only...
  11. J

    Getting a total number from a percentage.

    Hi all, I have attached a screenshot of what I want to do. Essentially, I want to populate Column G with numbers which relate to percentages in Column J, they are percentages of the number displayed in cell G28. I found this hard to explain so if you need any more information, please let me...
  12. M

    Pivot Table: Calculating Average % Across Years

    Hello, I have a Pivot Table with Years as the top-level column, then two fields underneath, Cash and Operations. The values in each field are currently calculated as % of Parent Column Total, so Cash and Operations are shown as percentages of each year's total. I would like to also create a...
  13. H

    Percentage Question!

    Howdy all! So I am trying to figure out how to make this idea a reality. I'm not even sure that I can but I figured I would ask the web of experts and see instead of screaming silently in my head over and over. Idea: I want to be able to calculate the percentage of vehicles in my squadron...
  14. S

    How to set the Pivot Table Layout

    As shown in below Table. "F" has sold 2 items out of which one is defective. i.e. 50% of what he has sold is defective. How do i represent this in Pivot Table? I am unable to figure out the Layout. Raw Data: Sales Executive Products Sold Defective F XYZ NO D XYZ NO F XYZ YES C XYZ...
  15. A

    Formula to convert currency cost into a percentage

    Hello, Which is the correct way/formula to convert the currency cost into a formula. For example: $39.21 shows as 3921% - May I know which formula I should use to get the percentage in a correct way. These are the sub-totals cost I have and I would like to show them in a percentage form...
  16. N

    How to convert hours worked on a task into percentage

    I'm working on a time study. I need the formula to convert numbers of hours worked on a task in an 8 hour day into a percentage.
  17. M

    Score based on percentage value from range percentage

    Good day, I know I can make this simpler but I am sending this out to the world of the company and need to keep it "concise". I need to have a value "score" selected based on % given however, the options to pick the value "score" needs to be obtained using the range below A B...
  18. A

    Conditional Formatting - Icon Set

    Good afternoon everyone, I'm thinking this is an easy question but I'm having a brain fart and can't figure it out. Basically I have a spreadsheet where I need to have a red light whenever the percentage is less than -8% and a green light whenever the percentage is more than 8% and have no...
  19. D

    Percentage of a percentage?

    I better explain this right, i would like to present in a cascade chart the participation of a category in the percentage fraction out of goal. Any guide will be highly appreciated. From the table below in PowerBI I have the following: On Goal = 8/18 = 44% What i would like to present is the...
  20. M

    How to distribute the value with a percentage

    How to distribute the value of 30 with the following Percentage: A 19.6% B 13.5% C 15.7% D 3.2% I want to get the same value of 30 for A,B,C& D

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