# Using the formula editor

Formulas 101

17 lessons, 49 minutes

## Learn how to give yourself space to think

You might want a little more room to write your formulas. Here’s an easy way to make a more enjoyable writing experience.UP NEXT

Troubleshooting formulas

We all make mistakes which is a good thing! They help us learn how to get better. Let’s review a method for troubleshooting those pesky formulas that aren’t working like you suspect.

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A comprehensive introduction to the Coda formula language allowing to unlock to power of working with data in Coda.

17 lessons, 49 minutes total

1

Welcome to Formulas 101

0:52

2

The Coda formula language

5:50

3

What makes Coda's formulas different?

4:16

4

How to write formulas

4:39

5

How to read a formula

1:32

6

Dot operator explained

1:17

7

Filter formula

3:05

8

thisRow formula

1:42

9

User formula

2:54

10

Concatenate and compose

2:13

11

Contains and Matches formulas

3:31

12

If and SwitchIf formulas

4:16

13

Formulas and text

2:03

Using the formula editor

1:18

15

Troubleshooting formulas

5:48

16

Editing formulas

0:25

17

Build a dashboard

3:56

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