November 23, 2018

Rock solid financial modeling with Modano and xltrail

Posted by Felix Zumstein

While Microsoft Excel is used across all industries and for anything you can (and cannot) imagine, the financial modeling industry is definitely one of the industries with the highest dependency on Excel. Accordingly, they have come up with a lot of guidelines and tools to structure, format, audit and error-proof these financial models. After all, an error in a financial...

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November 15, 2018

5 tools to compare Excel files

Posted by Felix Zumstein

Comparing text files is easy, but comparing Excel files not so much. The fact that Excel is a two dimensional grid with formulas that contain relative cell references makes it quite a challenge. Accordingly, there are only a few tools available that claim to do the job. Let’s see what our options are! In the first part of the post,...

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September 03, 2018

Find spreadsheet errors faster with xltrail

Posted by Björn Stiel

Holiday season in Europe and North America is coming to an end. If you’ve been out of the office for a week or two and that business- critical Excel workbook throws an error in your face right on your first day back, you want to know as quickly as possible what has changed in your absence.

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August 02, 2018

DevelopExcel Conference in London

Posted by Björn Stiel

The DevelopExcel conference will take place in London on Thursday, 18 October 2018. It will be held at the Microsoft Reactor (70 Wilson Street London EC2A 2DB). DevelopExcel gives you a unique community event to meet and learn from the developers of the major Excel extension technologies.

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May 28, 2018

How to git-merge Excel VBA code

Posted by Björn Stiel

xltrail client is a free, open-source Git command line extension for managing Excel workbook files in Git. The xltrail client makes git diff and git merge work for Excel workbooks file formats. It works directly on the workbook file and does not require Excel.

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April 10, 2018

Make Git Tower work with Spreadsheet Compare

Posted by Björn Stiel

Git Tower is a graphical user interface-based Git client and an interesting alternative to the command line. Git Tower is very customisable to your individual needs; it supports a set of third party diff tools (such as Beyond Compare) out of the box but you can also make it work with literally any diff tool. This makes Git Tower an...

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