Category Archives: Office

Getting current Date and Time in Excel 2010/2013/2016

By | November 20, 2017

There are two functions which you can use to get current Date and Time in Excel: =TODAY() and =NOW(). You can use these functions as part of a text string by putting them into TEXT function with formatting string. It’s important to note that both of those functions are automatically recalculated each time you change or open your… Read More »

[Solved] Add, Attach or Insert A File in Excel 2013/2016 in 3 Easy Steps

By | November 20, 2017

This article will show you how to easily add/attach file like PDF, Word or any other to Excel 2013/2016 spreadsheet. Go to INSERT tab Click Object button or in case of smaller Excel 2013 window or any size Excel 2016 window: Click Create from file and browse for the file. Checking Link to file will cause file not… Read More »

Import iCalendar ICS or vCalendar VCS files to Outlook

By | August 2, 2016

Steps below will show how to import iCalendar (.ics) or vCalendar (.vcs) file into Outlook. Go to File tab Click Open & Export tab, next in main window click Import/Export button In Import and Export Wizard select Import an iCalendar (.ics) or vCalendar file (.vcs) option Now you can choose if you want to Import or Open as… Read More »

Solve: This value doesn’t match the data validation restrictions defined for this cell

By | June 10, 2016

When you try to input some value in a cell and you get an error message in Excel 2016: or in Excel 2013: This means that someone has set Data Validation on that cell. To view its configuration and remove if needed follow these steps: Select cell and go to Data -> Data Validation Depending on the size… Read More »

Fix – Something went wrong We couldn’t start your program

By | November 26, 2015

If you are unable to open Office 2016 applications and get this error message: Something went wrong We couldn’t start your program. Please try starting it again. If it won’t start, try repairing Office from ‘Programs and Features‘ in the Control Panel. Check Microsoft Office Click-to-Run Service Description: Manages resource coordination, background streaming, and system integration of Microsoft… Read More »