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Getting started with DataSnipper

First of all, you are awesome! You are packed with DataSnipper superpowers to improve the speed and quality of your audit. As part of our community across 80+ countries, you operate at the forefront of audit innovation.

What is DataSnipper?

DataSnipper is an intelligent audit platform within Excel that accelerates the speed and quality of your audit. Specialized in automating and easily documenting tests of details, tests of controls, walkthroughs, and financial statement procedures.

'Snipping' is a magic word you will hear and read a lot in the coming days!

Let's get started

Please watch this short 4-minute video to get a general introduction to the DataSnipper platform.

About the DataSnipper Knowledge Base

From Platform features to Troubleshooting articles, this knowledge base contains dozens of articles to make your life easier. And is updated on regular basis. Make sure to come back regularly.


The Knowledge Base has seven categories. Under each category, you will find related articles to guide you through DataSnipper. Most of the articles have how-to videos to demonstrate how you can make use of DataSnipper features. 

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Must-read articles

These articles below are advised by DataSnipper to checkout before using DataSnipper. These articles will explain to you how to use DataSnipper in audit procedures. 

Basic features to get started

  1. Getting started with Snipping
  2. How to automate your test with Document Matching?
  3. How to use form extraction?
  4. How to use Find all Sums

Learn how to use DataSnipper in your: 

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Enjoy working with DataSnipper

DataSnipper allows you to save serious time and improve the quality of your already awesome work. It's fun to use too! If there is anything you need, just fill in the form right here.

Happy Snipping!