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# Halp me [EXCEL] - Amortization Table with Dynamic Date Column

Sugoi!^_____^Registered User regular
I made the amortization table no problem, everything works perfectly

except

I want to have a column with the dates of the monthly payments, so like

7/1/2017
8/1/2017
9/1/2017

etc

but I want to be able to change that every time I do a new table, but I don't want to have to enter the date, select the column, fill series every time

I want it to fill the series automatically. So, like, at the top of the column, I type in 7/1/2017 and then there is a formula in the cells all the way down that fills the series by month.

Is that possible? Google has failed me. It's all OH HEY DID YOU KNOW YOU CAN SELECT ALL AND FILL SERIES

Yes, I do know that. I know that so much. That's not what I want.

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• resting shark face Registered User regular
Assuming A1 is the cell where you enter the date:

=A1+IF(OR(MONTH(A1)=1,MONTH(A1)=3,MONTH(A1)=5,MONTH(A1)=7,MONTH(A1)=8,MONTH(A1)=10,MONTH(A1)=12),31,IF(MONTH(A1)=2,28,30))

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• Registered User regular
If it's always going to be the same day and you're just incrementing the month, then something like this would work:
=DATE(YEAR(A1),MONTH(A1)+1,DAY(A1))
Just copy down. It's smart enough that when it gets to being =DATE(2017,13,1) it auto rolls over to 2018, so it works out.

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• Registered User regular
Daenris wrote: »
If it's always going to be the same day and you're just incrementing the month, then something like this would work:
=DATE(YEAR(A1),MONTH(A1)+1,DAY(A1))
Just copy down. It's smart enough that when it gets to being =DATE(2017,13,1) it auto rolls over to 2018, so it works out.

You can do this across rows too. This can also be done with a lookup to create quick self-service graphs for your users, such that you just have all the data on one tab and maintain that, build this out and then have them adjust as they'd like.

If you're really into it, even set validation rules or create a drop-down menu to minimize the odds of them breaking it.

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