A spreadsheet application developed by Apple as part of its iWork suite. The iWork equivalent of Microsoft Office Excel.

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Changing the open with settings in 10.10.1

I am looking for a way to edit the open with settings in 10.10.1, i have looked through older questions and have attempted to rename the launch services plist and have gotten no where. I have looked ...
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How do I create a Pivot Table in Numbers 3.2?

I'm new to Numbers and currently using Numbers 3.2. I already have an idea of how to use SUMIFS to create Pivot Tables in Numbers, but I'm still looking for a better way to generate the column & ...
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What is the Numbers keyboard shortcut to get in the formula bar of a cell?

I am looking for a keyboard shortcut in Numbers to edit the current cell via the formula bar (if that is the right word). Screen shot: Please note, I am not looking for this answer. That is how to ...
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“Glitched” pixels, El Capitan, formula box in numbers

Today I installed El Capitan on my Macbook Pro and noticed some weird graphical effects when I was editing my numbers document: I know that this is entirely software-related, otherwise the screen ...
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Adding standard deviation (custom) as error bar in Numbers v3.5.3

Qn similar to How can I add custom error bars to a graph in Numbers. I'm not able to modify and/or customize error bars even after clicking on the graphical error bars for each series as mentioned in ...
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Do Pages, Numbers and Keynote for Mac/iOS offer real-time collaboration on shared documents like Pages, Numbers and Keynote for iCloud do?

In Pages and Numbers (I guess Keynote too) for iCloud if you share a document and then send the link to other people you get real-time collaboration between the contributors as they edit the document ...
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Looking for a grandma-safe way to create two-fold greeting cards

My Mom (+ 70) longs for the day when her Windows Paint Shop program would walk her through creating a 2-fold 8 1/2 x 11 card. She could assemble the card one page at a time and not think about what ...
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batch convert iWork 08 files to new version on Yosemite

TL;DR Short version: I have a bunch of files that were created with iWork 08. Is there a way, maybe using AppleScript or Automator, to convert them to the new format (Pages 5.5, Numbers 3.5) without ...
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How to use an array as a condition in a COUNTIFS or SUMIFS formula

This question could be tricky to follow so I'll split it out with examples Given I have this table of overpriced fruits; Item Price Apple £0.80 Peach £1 Pear £1 ...
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How to display labels on bubble chart, Numbers (v3.2)

I want to display the label of each bubble on a bubble chart in numbers. How do you do this? I want either a truncated "description" or the 3-digit NAICS to be the label of the bubble. Here's an ...
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The font Calibri is missing. Your text might look different with Pages, Numbers

My documents do not contain that font anywhere. But the iPad still complains about this. How can I remove completely these font from document? Is there a way to do this? Maybe there are special ...
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In Numbers.app, Is there any function to identify if another cell is a formula, or contains a specific function?

I have a cell in a row that is either a directly entered number, or a SUM() of some other cells. Is there any function I can use in a different cell to know if the value in the former cell was ...
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How to export a table with transparency from Numbers to PNG?

If I copy a table from Numbers to the pasteboard and then create a new document in Preview, it usually works fine, but if cells contain partially transparent background or border colors (especially ...
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how to conditionally ignore cell when applying sumproduct using Numbers (Mac)

Under Excel, there's something like = Sumproduct((A1:A100),--(A1:A100<>"")) from Excel formula -> how to change SUMPRODUCT formula to skip null cells But it did not work for Numbers. Wondering if ...
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How can I link data from Numbers to a Pages document?

I'd like to have all my client invoices in a Numbers document, including invoice number, service period, daily rates,... and generate a invoice from that with a template I have created in Pages. How ...
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How to get long decimals from functions in Numbers?

I am using Numbers on OS X to help me with a GIS project; I have created a .CSV file that describes a polygon in terms of the distance and bearing between any two consecutive vertices. Using the ...
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App Store Purchase Update gives “An error has occurred” messages for Keynote and Numbers

I am trying to install Keynote, Pages, and Numbers from my App Store account using my Apple ID and password. Pages has installed properly and works. Numbers and Keynote both failed and do not open. ...
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How can I restore an older version of a Numbers document (before the sync)

I'm using Numbers on my iPad and my Macbook. Yesterday I opened my Macbook and for some reason it opened the Numbers app but didn't sync. I didn't really need to work on the file so I just left it ...
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Can't use any of the iWork apps

I'm unable to use any of the apps included in the iWork package. If I try to open any one of them, the app opens but I can't perform any action. I click on the bar menu items to see that even 'About ...
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Sum of Formula results?

Is there any way in Apple Numbers to apply a formula to a selected set of rows, and sum up the results? This is how i'd like to have/use the formula SUM(TableA::$A$1:$A$20;"=$1*"&TableB::A1) ...
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How to write a function in Numbers to get the DATES for different tasks

I am trying to figure out how to write a function to get Dates going on and back from a different moments in my to-do spreadsheet. I know that i can use function DATEVALUE() to count from one specific ...
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Numbers '08: How to create a histogram?

I have data (ranging from 0 to 1, e.g. 0.61 0.23 0.99 1.0 0.89 0.0 0.42 0.42 0.86 and I would like to create a histogram with bins 0 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.8 0.8 1.0 with the upper ...
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How do you get different color bars in Numbers 3.1?

In previous versions including 3.0 when you made a 3D Bar chart each data point (ie. months) would be in a different color - now I can't seem to find any way to make them different. Is this a bug in ...
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Latest Numbers changes, how to graph things?

Ok this is insane, I have a table Selecting both columns, and What i get back makes no sense. Plotting columns as series i get Plotting rows as series i get Things worked perfectly fine ...
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iWork Numbers 3: detect change in row

I'd like to update the datetime in a cell whenever any cell in the row changes. Is this possible in iWork Numbers 3? If not possible to look for changes in entire row then perhaps only "watching" a ...
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Is there a way to create a polar plot in Numbers?

I am trying to do a polar plot, or radar chart as excel calls them, for a report. I don't have excel, only Numbers, is there a way to do that type of plot with Numbers? I can't seem to find a way. The ...
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Is there a way to have a formula in numbers 09 return an empty value (ie isempty() returns true?)

I've got a list of times and ages, and want to extract ages for a particular range of time values. So I've used an 'if' formula to copy the age for an entry if its time is between two values. The ...
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iCloud numbers reference date/value from another table

I am trying to create a daily budget tracker with separate tables for each month, which I have created. I now want a front/first table to show: the balance as at today's date the amount spent today ...
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In Numbers, how can I show a formula instead of the result?

I want selected cells to show the formula instead of the result of the formula, for example cells C4 and D4 here. If the cell is formatted as text before I enter the formula, then the formula ...
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Numbers: How to merge multiple sheets of products into one sheet, automatically update on change of data

What i'm trying to achieve is a database for food products split into three categories:- Frozen, Ambient and Chilled. Each category is on a separate sheet which is the data and in each category it ...
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Consolidating multiple sheets into one Numbers 3.6.1 OS X

I'm looking for a solution to automatically merge/consolidate the data from multiple sheets into one. I would like to stack the sheets on top of each other in it's own sheet. I would like to be able ...
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Exporting from Numbers to CSV file

I am trying to export a spreadsheet out of Numbers into a CSV file. I know where and how to do this, however the file that is created is still generating a formatted table rather than having the ...
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How to copy one cell's value to other cells of the same date in Numbers?

Given one spreadsheet in Numbers as the following. Column A is datetime, and column B is the value. For each date (ex, 2015-12-01), there is just one cell with non-empty value on 05AM. Ex, there are ...
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“Database” report writer for Numbers?

I serve on the Board of a Baroque Orchestra and have begun helping them get organized. The management of the orchestra does not have extensive technical skills so I've endeavored to help provide them ...
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Numbers for Mac : Sumifs formula

I have problem with my sumifs formula. I am trying to get enter image description here. I want to achiev this: Sum C5:C7 from all lists that contain word Teletnik and in the first list Formular you ...
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How can I change the behavior of alt-return and return in Numbers 3.6?

According to https://discussions.apple.com/thread/2448952?start=0&tstart=0, there's a box at the bottom of the table inspector: There are at least two ways to make multiple lines in a cell. ...
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Highlighting Cells in Numbers (but the highlights not show up when printing)

I have Numbers Version 3.6.1 on a MacBook Pro. I'm wondering if it's possible to have a cell highlighted/coloured in (denoting it is supposed to be edited) but have it not print highlighted? I see ...
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Generate the averaged color for the cell based on a range of other colored cells

I have a range of cells, each one is colored in yellow, green or red. I want to have a "total" cell, that shows me "averaged" color. Here is how my table looks like: Is that possible to do with ...
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Getting values from separate spreadsheet file in Numbers

I have two separate spreadsheets that one contains the daily business activity and the other that contains a monthly business accounting reports. Is there a formula to get my data from my daily ...
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Apple Numbers: how to change the currency format for all tabs

I have some documents on Apple numbers where each page has different contents. On one of the fields I have a currency field and different formats (Custom Format 1... Custom format 37), it changes ...
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Apple Numbers 3.5.3 VLOOKUP Help

I'm trying to compare two columns of zip codes in Numbers via VLOOKUP and can't for the life of me figure out how this thing works. I need to find out if a zip code in Table 1 Cell E2 appears in ...
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Numbers shortcut to select next non-empty cell

I have just purchased my first Mac and am having problems with Numbers. I want to select the next cell in a given direction that is non-empty (or jump to the end of a contiguous chunk of cells that ...
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Preserve calculated total in filtered view

I entered filter mode inside a table within numbers.app and then used formulas to add and subtract cell number data from various cells. I would like to be able to hit a button that would take that ...
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Numbers horizontal bar plot to vertical

When I make a barplot of my data with insert > charts > 2D barplot I get the below chart. However, I want the the bars to be vertical instead of horizontal. How can I do this in numbers?
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How to default format in Numbers so all cells include 2 decimal points

I need to default all Numbers documents so that all cells within any Numbers spreadsheets include two (2) decimal points.
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How do I do a pivot table MAX summary function in Numbers for iCloud?

I can use SUMIFS to sum data grouped by values but how would I get the max value of a group? This is Numbers for iCloud. For example, if I had A B red 2 red 3 green ...
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SEARCH in a range of field , and decide to display / not display a value

I'm currently working on the following numbers document If there is no BTW-Code 1 or 2 in the right column , I don't want the line to be displayed in the summary. Is there a way to achieve this in ...
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Sync Numbers templates between OS X Yosemite and iOS 8

I want to create a template spreadsheet in Numbers for OS X Yosemite and have this template appear in Numbers in iOS 8. I've followed the advice in this page and have created a template on my Mac. ...
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Problem with Numbers, stopped working!

The Numbers Icon on my IPad suddenly greyed out. When I selected it it went in to waiting state. Eventually it tried to load but gets to a certain stage of loading and hangs. I have some important ...
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Numbers: Replace URL with image

Is there any way to replace a text field cell which contains a URL with the image which that URL points to? It would make my life so much easier.