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## How do I count only visible cells in Excel?

After you filter the rows in a list, you can use functions to count only the visible rows.

- For a simple count of visible numbers or all visible data, use the SUBTOTAL function.
- To count visible data, and ignore errors, use the AGGREGATE function.
- To count specific items in a filtered List, use a SUMPRODUCT formula.

1. In a blank cell, C13 for example, enter this formula: =Subtotal(109,C2:C12) (109 indicates when you sum the numbers, the hidden values will be ignored; C2:C12 is the range you will sum ignoring filtered rows.), and press the Enter key.

The normally SUM/Count/Average function will count all cells in the specified range on matter cells are hidden/filtered or not. While the Subtotal function can only sum/count/average with ignoring hidden rows.

## How do I keep a total filter in Excel?

Just organize your data in table (Ctrl + T) or filter the data the way you want by clicking the Filter button. After that, select the cell immediately below the column you want to total, and click the AutoSum button on the ribbon. A SUBTOTAL formula will be inserted, summing only the visible cells in the column.

## How do you use the count function?

Use the COUNT function to get the number of entries in a number field that is in a range or array of numbers. For example, you can enter the following formula to count the numbers in the range A1:A20: =COUNT(A1:A20). In this example, if five of the cells in the range contain numbers, the result is 5.

## How do you use Sumtoduct and SubTotal together?

SubTotal function can be combined with OffSet, SumProduct, If, Sum, Row and other functions; SubTotal + OffSet + SumProduct + Row is used to add products in the filter state, that is, does not contain values outside the filter; Sum + If + OffSet + SubTotal is used to return the sum of the specified conditions.

## How does Subtotal 9 work?

=subtotal(9,B2:B5) will give you sum of all the values (including hidden) between B2 and B5. And =subtotal(109,B2:B5) will give you sum of all visible values (excluding hidden) between B2 and B5.

Press Alt+; (hold down the Alt key and then press the semicolon key). On a Mac the shortcut is Cmd+Shift+Z. Excel will exclude all the hidden data from your selection and then you can copy (Ctrl+C) and paste (Ctrl+V) only the visible cells.

If you want to exclude rows hidden by filters, you must use either SUBTOTAL or AGGREGATE functions in your formula. No other functions have that feature. The problem is that COUNTIFS works only with range parameters, and is incompatible with those functions.

## What is the difference between count () and Counta ()?

There are two very similar functions in Excel: COUNT() and COUNTA(). The difference between them is that COUNT only counts cells containing numbers but COUNTA counts all cells that aren’t empty.