Whilst using Excel there will be a good number of scenarios where you want to find the number of unique values you have in a range of cells. this could be Customer Names, Invoice Numbers, Order Numbers or product codes. There a a few great ways to do this in Excel, today I want to share with you how to count unique items using the Advanced Filter Function in Excel.
Let’s as always look at an example for clarity.In my example I have a list of names. But just how many unique types of names do I have in my list?
Firstly Ensure the first row of your column contains a column name. Mine is Name Of People.
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