Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




2637 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 186


Topic # 192039 24-Feb-2016 23:49
Send private message

Hey guys.

 

Im sure the answer is simple, I cant for the life of me remebemr how to do it, even though I learnt years ago.

 

How can I add multiple cells without typing out every single cell? Example I want to add everything from A1-A10. Instead of going A1+A2+A3 etc, whats the easier/faster solution?

 

Thanks!


Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer Create new topic
995 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 427

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1498894 24-Feb-2016 23:55
2 people support this post
Send private message

Use the SUM function:

 

 

 

https://support.office.com/en-us/article/SUM-function-043E1C7D-7726-4E80-8F32-07B23E057F89






2895 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 388


  Reply # 1498925 25-Feb-2016 07:18
Send private message

=SUM(A1:A10)

 

 

 

 





Bachelor of Computing Systems (2015)

 

--

 

Late 2013 MacBook Pro with Retina Display (4GB/2.4GHz i5/128GB SSD) - HP DV6 (8GB/2.8GHz i7/120GB SSD + 750GB HDD)
iPhone 6S + (64GB/Gold/Vodafone NZ) - Xperia Z C6603 (16GB/White/Spark NZ)

Sam, Auckland 


 
 
 
 


2499 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 685


  Reply # 1498933 25-Feb-2016 07:43
Send private message

Even just type the equal sign and then click/drag the set... It ""adds the "sum" for you by default now :)

To add multiple separate blocks, type equals and the n hold ctrl while clicking any seperated blocks needing adding (this works well for totals that aren't alligned)

6770 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 603

Trusted

  Reply # 1498938 25-Feb-2016 08:10
Send private message

Summage for the win it look like smile


3290 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 209

Trusted

  Reply # 1499093 25-Feb-2016 12:45
Send private message

Depending on your requirements, you might want to use the SUBTOTAL function. For example, =SUBTOTAL(109, A1:A10) will sum (that's the 9 in 109) the range A1:A10 excluding any manually hidden rows (that's the 100 in the 109). SUBTOTAL always excludes filtered rows.


Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.


Geekzone Live »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.