Category Archives for "Guest Post"

What to do when Excel File won’t open

Sometimes Excel user won’t able to open the file when right clicks on it and select open option, double click on the file or using Open with option. In this blog, I will focus on a particular error message “Excel file won’t open”. There is no single reason for this error message. It can occur due to different scenarios. Here are some possible reasons are:

Visual warnings with conditional formatting

In this article, I will show you how to create a visual warning using icon sets in conditional formatting.
A warning comes in many shapes in Excel. It can be the warning that pops up when you are about to close your workbook without saving. It can be a warning that shows that something has gone wrong.
But a warning is really just a message from the program to the user.
In this article, I have created a tool that calculates a huge one-time employee bonus. It is a simple calculation that is not really important for the purpose of this article. It is simply just a way of showing one of the many things conditional formatting can be used for.

Take a look at this Animation below:

Visual Warnings Animation