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Excel Formula Efficiency 6: Concatenated Field Speeds Up Formula

See how a Helper Column with Concatenated Fields can dramatically reduce the time a formula takes to calculate.

CONCATENATED Column to Speed up Multi-conditional Calculations

DonkeyOte at the Mr Excel Message Board provided this great idea.

Learn how to speed up slow calculating spreadsheets with formulas that calculate faster. See many methods to speed up your spreadsheet decrease the amount of time it takes for the formulas to calculate. The tricks you see are from a White Paper called Improving Performance in Excel 2007. In this video series you will see tricks for both Excel 2003 and Excel 2007. Many of the large formulas in this series involve multi-conditional multiple criteria calculations that slow down the spreadsheet (worksheet, workbook).

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