Solved

Excel formulas

Posted on 2011-03-07
3
224 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
Please can you help, I have annotated Columns G & H next to the formulas I am having problems with.

It is the formulas highlighted in yellow that are the ones returning the wrong result?

The formulas in column D are the same as the ones in F, but without the from and to criteria (F5:F6)

I have attached my worksheet,

Thanks,
Gaz
 sun1-1--1-.xls
0
Comment
Question by:Gazza83
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 50

Accepted Solution

by:
barry houdini earned 334 total points
ID: 35062991
Hello Gazza,

In F9 5 is correct because the formula is summing the values in AB for the rows with dates within your range, so it sums AB18 and gets 5, if you just want to count rows where the dates are in the range and there is a number in AB then try

=SUMPRODUCT(('Low Volume'!B14:B20000+0>=F5)*('Low Volume'!B14:B20000+0<=F6)*ISNUMBER('Low Volume'!AB14:AB20000))

For F10 2 is correct, only rows 14 and 15 qualify, why should it be 4?

F12 has a typo, try like this

=SUMPRODUCT(('Low Volume'!B14:B20000+0>=F5)*('Low Volume'!B14:B20000+0<=F6)*('Low Volume'!AC14:AC20000=TRUE))

regards, barry
0
 
LVL 50

Assisted Solution

by:barry houdini
barry houdini earned 334 total points
ID: 35063015
Oh...and for the last formula in F14. It's counting 4 because it also counts "No" in I18 - did you mean to include column I?

barry
0
 
LVL 50

Assisted Solution

by:Ingeborg Hawighorst
Ingeborg Hawighorst earned 166 total points
ID: 35063023
Hello,

in F9  =SUMPRODUCT(('Low Volume'!B14:B20000+0>=F5)*('Low Volume'!B14:B20000+0<=F6))

(you had a third argument that was responsible for the summing). The result is 3, if I read your data correctly

F10 calculates correctly. The result is 2

F12 had a typo in the cell address AC14. It said 1AC4 instead

=SUMPRODUCT(('Low Volume'!B14:B20000+0>=F5)*('Low Volume'!B14:B20000+0<=F6)*('Low Volume'!AC14:AC20000="True"))

F 14 calculates correctly. There are "No" values in I18, T14, T18 and V18. Your formula includes all values from column I to V. Maybe you want T to V only?

=SUMPRODUCT(('Low Volume'!B14:B20000+0>=F5)*('Low Volume'!B14:B20000+0<=F6)*('Low Volume'!T14:V20000="No"))

That will result in 3

cheers, teylyn









0

Featured Post

NAS Cloud Backup Strategies

This article explains backup scenarios when using network storage. We review the so-called “3-2-1 strategy” and summarize the methods you can use to send NAS data to the cloud

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Basic Excel DataEntry for Dashboard analysis 3 26
Excel Formula 5 46
VLOOKUP 6 17
Unhide very hidden sheets with password 22 45
Approximate matching with VLOOKUP and MATCH seems to me to be a greatly under-used technique, and one which is vital for getting good performance out of large lookups. Until recently I would always have advised using an exact match for simplicity an…
This article will guide you to convert a grid from a picture into Excel format using Microsoft OneNote and no other 3rd party application.
The viewer will learn how to create two correlated normally distributed random variables in Excel, use a normal distribution to simulate the return on different levels of investment in each of the two funds over a period of ten years, and, create a …
This Micro Tutorial demonstrates in Microsoft Excel how to consolidate your marketing data by creating an interactive charts using form controls. This creates cool drop-downs for viewers of your chart to choose from.

809 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question