Excel Guides

Creating a Sort Order in Excel

There are a few different ways to create a sort order in Excel. One way is to use the Sort function. To do this, select the data you want to sort, then click Data > Sort. In the Sort By drop-down menu, choose the column you want to sort by. Then, in the Order drop-down menu, choose whether you want to sort in ascending or descending order. Finally, click OK. Your data will be sorted according to your specifications.

Another way to create a sort order is to use the Filter function. To do this, select the data you want to filter, then click Data > Filter. A drop-down menu will appear in each column header. Click the drop-down menu in the column header you want to sort by, then choose how you want to filter the data. For example, you can choose to filter by value, by color, or by cell icon. Once you've made your selection, your data will be filtered according to your specifications.

You can also create a sort order by using a custom list. To do this, click File > Options. In the Excel Options dialog box, click Advanced. Under Editing options, select or clear the