Detecting Errors in Spreadsheets

  title={Detecting Errors in Spreadsheets},
  author={Yirsaw Ayalew and Markus Clermont and Roland Mittermeir},
The paper presents two complementary strategies for identifying errors in spreadsheet programs. The strategies presented are grounded on the assumption that spreadsheets are software, albeit of a different nature than conventional procedural software. Correspondingly, strategies for identifying errors have to take the inherent properties of spreadsheets as much into account as they have to recognize that the conceptual models of “ spreadsheet programmers” differ from the conceptual models of… CONTINUE READING

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