In addition, you can choose to copy data only for the matching columns in the sheet, which appears fist in the list on the add-in window.
Some tasks are more difficult to describe than to complete.
With this tool you can select the necessary sheets or specify the ranges you need to copy and have them in one workbook in no time.
Whether the structure of your lists is identical or different, the data from columns with the same name will be joined even if their order is broken.
When discussing the Excel Consolidate feature, we pointed out that it cannot combine sheets by simply copying their data.
But you can do it hands-down with Consolidate Worksheets Wizard.Place the resulting worksheets to one workbook to see how a difficult-to-describe task turns into an easy-to-do one. Let's imagine you have about 50 Excel files for different projects. You want to automatically copy certain sheets from each file into a master book.Working on the same project in Excel together involves tons of workbooks. With Consolidate Worksheets Wizard for Microsoft Excel it is not necessary to open all workbooks and copy/paste their sheets one by one.The tutorial covers two most common scenarios: consolidating numeric data (sum, count, average, etc.) and merging sheets (i.e. The quickest way to consolidate data in Excel (located in one workbook or multiple workbooks) is by using the built-in Excel Consolidate feature. Supposing you have a number of reports from your company regional offices and you want to consolidate those figures into a master worksheet so that you have one summary report with sales totals of all the products.As you see in the screenshot below, the three worksheets to be consolidated have a similar data structure, but different numbers of rows and columns: To consolidate the data in a single worksheet, perform the following steps: As you see, the Excel Consolidate feature is very helpful to pull together data from several worksheets. In particular, it works for numeric values only and it always summarizes those numbers in one way or another (sum, count, average, etc.) If you want to merge sheets in Excel by copying their data, the consolidation option is not the way to go.
However helpful it is to check and view data parts individually, we sometimes need to combine them to create a Pivot Table, chart, or report in Excel.