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Sorting based on the order of data in custom lists

Sorting based on the order of data in custom lists: Excel 2016: Managing and Analyzing Data
Sorting based on the order of data in custom lists: Excel 2016: Managing and Analyzing Data

If the order that you need to sort a text field by is neither A to Z nor Z to A, you can base sorting on the order of text in a Custom List. You need only create such a list once - it then is available on the current computer in any workbook indefinitely when you sort using the larger sort button on the Data tab.

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