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## Learn Excel Fundamentals

Gain skills to use Excel effectively—no experience required.

## Advance Your Career with Excel

Gain the skills to maximize Excel—no experience required.

### Can I compare columns in Excel without using formulas?

### How can I compare columns and highlight the first occurrence of a mismatch?

### How do I compare columns for duplicates only?

### Can I compare columns and count the number of matches or differences?

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### Data Wrangling with VLOOKUP in Spreadsheets

In this tutorial, you will get an overview of how to use the VLOOKUP function and also a basic explanation of INDEX-MATCH.

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11 min

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### How to Combine VLOOKUP() with IF() in Excel

Combine VLOOKUP() with IF() for efficient data analysis, including conditional lookups, error handling, and dynamic column indexing.

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10 min

tutorial

### How to Do a VLOOKUP() with Multiple Criteria

Master the art of using VLOOKUP() with multiple criteria in Excel. Explore advanced techniques like helper columns and the CHOOSE() function.

Laiba Siddiqui

10 min

tutorial

### Data Wrangling with INDEX-MATCH in Spreadsheets

In this tutorial, you will get an overview of how to use the INDEX-MATCH function in spreadsheets.

Francisco Javier Carrera Arias

11 min

tutorial

### How to Clean Data in Excel: A Beginner's Guide

Learn essential data cleaning techniques in Excel, including removing duplicates, handling missing values, and maintaining consistent formatting.

Laiba Siddiqui

15 min

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### XLOOKUP() vs. VLOOKUP(): A Comparison for Excel Users

XLOOKUP() searches in any direction, defaults to exact matches, and has built-in error handling, while VLOOKUP() only searches right and needs manual column indexing.

Laiba Siddiqui

11 min