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#### The AVERAGE, MAXIMUM, MINIMUM functions

01:15### The AVERAGE, MAXIMUM, MINIMUM functions

When we analyze the sales performance of staff, the AVERAGE, MAXIMUM, and MINIMUM functions can help a lot. The worksheet on the screen lists the personal sales performance for each staff.If we want to get the average sales, we can use the AVERAGE function. Click cell C22, and enter the formula "=AVERAGE()". Then, input "E3-G21" within the parentheses, and press Enter to get the result.If we want to know the highest sales, we can use the MAX function. Click cell E22, and enter the form....

#### Relative reference, absolute reference, and mixed reference

03:46### Relative reference, absolute reference, and mixed reference

When copying formulas to other cells, we might encounter three reference modes, namely relative reference, absolute reference, and mixed reference. We need to choose the proper reference method according to the specific calculation requirements and the formula. · 1. Relative ReferenceWhen copying formulas to other cells, the formula will change according to the position of the referenced cell.Take this table as an example. Enter =B2*C2 in cell D2, and then pull down the fill handle to ....

#### The Trace Precedents function

00:57### The Trace Precedents function

WPS Spreadsheet could be an alternative to Microsoft Office Excel. It includes 100's of built-in formulas, pivot tables, and more. While processing a table, we have to double-click a cell containing a function formula to view the referenced data cell, However, this will easily lead to incorrect editing of the formula. At this time, we can use the function of Tracking Precedents of WPS table.Take this table as an example. We want to see which cells are referenced by the formula of ....

#### TEXT formula in WPS Spreadsheet

03:09### TEXT formula in WPS Spreadsheet

The TEXT formula in Excel is commonly used for the conversion of number-to-text in a certain format, and it could be also used in Microsoft Office Excel and Openoffice. Normally, the TEXT formula is used to customize format cells in terms of actual needs. To realize it, we need to adjust the second parameter of the formula, which stands for format texts to be set. In this example, the number 2.012584, which equips with six decimal places, entered cell A2. How can we convert it into a v....

#### Use formula to set the conditional formatting

01:28### Use formula to set the conditional formatting

Take this table as an example. We can use the formula to set the conditional formatting by ourselves and mark the finished projects. Select the cell range A2:C22, and get into the Home tab. Click the Conditional Formatting drop-down button, and choose the New Rule option. In the pop-up dialog, we choose the Use a formula to determine which cells to format option.In the Format only cells with edit box, enter the formula "=$C2="Finished" ". The absolute reference has been added to the co....

#### How to use the MID function in WPS Spreadsheet

01:54### How to use the MID function in WPS Spreadsheet

When using WPS Spreadsheets to process data, sometimes we need to catch part of the data from a series of numbers. We can use the MID formula to realize it, to catch up a certain length of characters from a series of numbers. In this example, there is a list of phone numbers. The MID function can extract the long series of numbers, keeping the last seven numbers when removing the first three characters. Select cell D2 and click the Insert Function to pop up the Search for a function d....

#### Format cells

04:42### Format cells

Cell formatting is very important in data processing. We often need to set a proper cell format when entering data in WPS Spreadsheet. Let's talk about the differences between each format. Take this table as an example. Most of the cells in column B of the table are in general format. General format cells have no specific number format, which are simply displayed as numbers. In this table, most of the Column B cells are in general format. The format of cell C2 is a numeric format.....

#### Use the text function to extract characters in cells

02:45### Use the text function to extract characters in cells

In this video, we'll introduce three practical functions in excel, which are the RIGHT, LEFT, and MID functions.In this example, if we want to extract the first three numbers on the right, how can we realize it? The RIGHT function could help. It can extract characters within a cell, from the right to the left. Here is the complete formula of the RIGHT function. RIGHT(text,num_chars) The first parameter text refers to the specific text to be extracted. The second parameter num_chars....