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How to find out what is slowing down calc

asked 2017-02-05 12:52:00 +0200

lovecraft22 gravatar image

Dear all, I have a big calc document and for some reason, in time, it got really slow. Is there any sort of "activity monitor" which would let me understand what is causing this?


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answered 2017-02-06 00:34:24 +0200

JohnHa gravatar image

updated 2017-02-06 00:39:16 +0200

You need to trace what calculation is causing the problem.

Work with a copy of the file. Hack the spreadsheet to stop bits working; and/or delete parts of the spreadsheet; and/or if you are summing over 300 rows, cut it down to summing only two rows; etc, until you isolate the problem area.

Are you using Goal Seek? or Solver? If so, disable them.

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