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Questions tagged [google-sheets]

Google Sheets is an online spreadsheet app for creating and formatting spreadsheets.

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Tracking stock prices using Python and Google Sheets

The purpose of this program is to keep track of some stocks that we bought in a game and every week we must list the closing prices of each stock in a Google Sheet. I thought since I had a lot of ...
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Google Apps Script shifting columns containing specified substring - using array functions

The link is to the example sheet of what I have done This code solves the problem of shifting large amounts of specific data in a google spreadsheet. The data is shifted to the right by one column, ...
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Modal displayed in Google Spreadsheet from Gscript

First: I'm not really a programmer. Thus, this application may be started in a bad way, but here is my question. It's not a specific one because I have no real clue about how to improve my code. Let ...
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Hide rows where column F is not empty

I'm not a scripting expert by any means, but I put together some code that I needed for Google Sheets. The good news is that it actually works! However, it's noticeably slow to run (about 15 ...
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“Backend” of custom app made for editing Google Spreadsheet file

I've been learning some basics of python for few moths now. My friend, who works as salesman at company which sells hookahs, asked me if a could write a simple app which would help him maintain a ...
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Returns Google Sheet Cells from a Named Range

So right now I've got this function that's called in several places in some of my Google Spreadsheets. Right now it accepts a Range object, a ...
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Copying contents of cells in a vehicle-tracking Google Sheet

This is really my first shot at scripting anything. What I have below works, it does exactly what I need it to, but this is only a quarter of the total function. Clearly, I need to cut down the length ...
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Extract a number from a consecutive range in a Google Sheet

I'm new in coding and I use google script in my spreadsheet to add a list of consecutive numbers automatically by giving the first number to add and the last one (with an arrival date and an option "A"...
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Structure the MaxCPC automation code

When doing a search in Google, it is possible to have an ad in first position, at the top of the page or only on the first page. To do this, it is possible to pay for specific keywords for certain ...
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Compare manufacturers' production report with internal inventory data file

I wrote the below javascript at the company that I work for. Basically what it does is it compares production report given by manufacturers and internal inventory datafile to perform various tasks. I ...
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Automatically Sending an Email based on a Google Sheet's cell value

Would love some feedback on how to improve my code. It might not be as readable as I'd like in places, but it currently works. Note that this code will be adapted to work on a different spreadsheet, ...
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Read data from Google Sheets API and populate a class

I have data stored in a Google Sheet. The aim of this program controller is to read this data from an MVC controller, and populate a class (Model) with it. I will skip most of the intermediate ...
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Generating Bitly links in a Google Sheet

I have this set of functions in my Google Sheet to create a Bitly bitlink whenever data in a row is changed. While this does work, it seems really slow to me. Looking at the Execution transcript, it ...
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Lock-range code for Google Scripts/Sheets

This code locks a range and adds a timestamp. More details below. I'd like to learn how to make this code more efficient (minimize code/variables and reduce redundancy). Any thoughts on the areas I ...
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Email finding bot

I'm working on a lead generation bot that helps you find the emails of people you want to reach out to. The bot grabs your spreadsheet from gdrive, logs into several email finding tools, and collect ...
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Setting values in a spreadsheet

I have put together the following script to automate a process I have to perform at my work. The script solves some basic math functions and then inputs text values in certain cells. I have several of ...
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Small Python script using Google and Slack APIs

I've recently been working on a small Python script that I was tasked to do at my new job. It will basically handle the rotation and notification of the on call engineer by populating a Google ...
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Spreadsheet generated through Google Drive file iteration

I put together a script which goes through all of the files in Google Drive, and writes a spreadsheet with all of the files with their name, containing folder, URL, and date last updated. ...
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Retrieving Google Spreadsheet

I've made a JavaScript library that retrieves a Google Spreadsheet. It's something like Sheetrock.js, while mine is just a less powerful prototype. I've uploaded the source code and example in GitHub....
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Exporting unread mail details for further processing

As the result of some expert procrastination I have over 4000 unread mail in my gmail box. While that does not hold a candle to what some people likely have I wanted to try and do something about it. ...
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Protection for cells in Google Sheets

Is there some way to speed this up, since it keeps timing out while running? The spreadsheet is shared with a Google Group with editing permissions. I've loaded what I can into memory but each ...
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Iterative Calculation

This Google Sheets script performs an iterative (circular) calculation to find values based on a gross percentage of project cost. Range names are used so that users can add/delete rows/columns and ...
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Join several columns with a single formula returning an array in Google Sheets

The title was taken from Join several columns with a single formula returning an array a Q&A hosted at http://webapps.stackexchange.com. The content is based on the original version of the answer ...
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Summer camp cost calculation using Google Sheets

I am making a sheet that adds up the total cost for a summer camp after registration. Each parent can register up to five children. I have already made my code and it works, but there must be a ...
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Google App Script to calculate score card for a certain person, create PDF file, store to drive and email to person

I'd appreciate if someone could cast an eye over my dodgey coding and give me some feedback. The use / purpose of the sheet/script is to quality grade calls, emails and chats with customers. A form ...
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Return four spreadsheets of Google Analytics account, property, profile, and filter information

Scenario goes like this: User enables plugin from within Google Spreadsheet Authenticates with their Google Analytics Account They select which accounts they'd like to perform an audit on Four ...
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Google Sheet with a column of names merged with Google Doc

I wrote my first script for google apps, but I am just learning how this all works. The script works fine, but I am sure there are things that are not done properly. Any advice is appreciated. The ...
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Combining 3 forms into 1, then writting data to 3 different sheets, with different layouts

Where I work, we have 3 forms for leavers: HR, IT and rota. Lots of questions are duplicated across all 3 forms. So I thought, why not fill ONE form out, remove all duplicate questions, and simply ...
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Parse and format data on Google Sheets

This is a script that I use on a Google sheet for parsing data that has been pasted from various other software and getting it into the correct format and columns on another sheet. Data is pasted into ...
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Catching API changes for a service that doesn't version its API

I'm using the old Google Data API to access several spreadsheets and put their contents in a database using Flask and SQLAlchemy. Each run deletes the contents of the database tables and repopulates ...
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Exporting a table from Google Sheets and sending it via email

Basically is a script to export a table from Google Sheets and send it via email. But it's not a clean script, although it works. If there is any way of making it more simple, or instead of get all ...
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Managing Google Calendar from Spreadsheet

Overview: I have a need to manage a Google Calendar from a spreadsheet, so I developed a Calendar Manager program with Google Apps Script. I found some inspiration over on Stack Overflow, but my ...
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Averaging a set of percentages between certain important levels

I have a spreadsheet, called "To Do", with set of percentages in column E and importance levels in column A: On another ...
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Looping through selected cells to indent text

I have written the following Google Spreadsheet script that attempts to loop through all selected cells and then update the value so that it adds an indent, by adding ...
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Google Spreadsheet form script for employee work hours

The form updates a spreadsheet with agents (employees) hours worked for a specific date. The form has 4 pages, a first page where the date and office is picked. After which the form continues to one ...
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Country data archiving script using Google Spreadsheet

I've just created a script in Google Spreadsheet in order to archive some things. I have data from four countries. If something is marked done, then that line could be archived into that country's ...
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Spreadsheet function that gives the number of Google indexed pages

I've developed this spreadsheet in order to scrape a website's number of indexed pages through Google and Google Spreadsheets. I'm not a developer, so how can I improve this code in order to have ...