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How should i count the number of times entered in an Excel (2010) sheet? E.g. 8:00 AM, 9:00 AM, 7:30 AM, 7:50 AM ... etc.

Thanks, Khyber

If this is simply a count of the entries then the count function will do it.  If you want to summarize the times (so a time may exist multiple times but you only want to count it once) i would suggest using a pivot table to do this (insert ribbon).  If this isn't clear, or doesn't give you what you want, do please ask a follow up question and I'll do my best to expand my answer - if it helps, my direct email is
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