There are two different methods you can use to set up a regression analysis to run and update automatically.

## Method 1

- In the dependent variable column, put #N/A after the last observation about 20 rows or however many you want.
- In the independent variable columns, put #N/A at the end after the last observation for say 20 rows or however many you want.
- In the regression wizard, select the X and Y to include the rows with #N/A. (See Image Below)

As data becomes available, replace #N/A with values and everything will auto calculate.

## Method 2

- Define a named range for Y and X. (This can be done by selecting the range you would like to name, click the Formula tab in Excel, and then click "Define Name".)
- In the regression wizard, type the named range for X and Y into the regression wizard. (See Image Below)

As data becomes available, edit the named range to include the new rows and the regression will auto calculate.

## Comments

MohamadHere is a similar discussion on "microsoft.com" site on setting up a regression model with an automatic update:

https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/msoffice/forum/all/regression-analysis-tool-excel/30a20cd1-35d4-4258-8f83-027965fe55cf

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