Tag Archives: Excel

Open Source Data Visualisation Add-in includes Treemap

In answering a question on the Excel-L list, I discovered Fabrice Rimlinger’s Open Source Excel addin for data visualisation. Although it’s called Sparklines for Excel, it has more than that, and the code is GNU public domain.

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Conditional Format recalc oddity

This came up on the Excel-L list recently – maybe some reader can explain it. The requirement was to base a Conditional Format on a user-defined expression entered as text. The easy answer is for them to enter it as a … Continue reading

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Corporate Governance and Safe Spreadsheet Practice

I am giving a presentation at the Institute of Chartered Accountants Ireland in Dublin on 5th June at their event “Corporate Governance and Safe Spreadsheet Practice – The Importance of Mitigating Risk for Professionals” which also features Dr Kevin McDaid of … Continue reading

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Spreadsheet Guru Contest, CA, April 15th 2012

From the INFORMS Spreadsheet Productivity Interest Group (SPRIG) “Speaking of conferences, we’re extremely excited to announce that the First Annual SPRIG World Spreadsheet Guru Contest will be held at the 2012 Analytics Conference in Huntington Beach, CA on Sunday, April … Continue reading

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