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Working with Record Numbers in Excel

There are a few different ways to work with record numbers in Excel. One way is to use the COUNTIF function. This function counts the number of cells that meet a certain criteria. For example, if you wanted to count the number of cells that contain the word "apple", you would use the following formula:

=COUNTIF(A1:A10,"apple")

This would count the number of cells in the range A1:A10 that contain the word "apple".

Another way to work with record numbers in Excel is to use the ROW function. This function returns the row number of a cell. For example, if you wanted to know what row number cell A1 is in, you would use the following formula:

=ROW(A1)

This would return the value 1, since A1 is in row 1.

You can also use the ROWS function to return the number of rows in a range. For example, if you wanted to know how many rows were in the range A1:A10, you would use the following formula:

=ROWS(A1:A10)

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