show blank cell when adding non consecutive cells that are blank ("")
Posted on 2011-03-25
I have a table where I want to add some non consecutive cells. However, if all the cells are blank ("" due to the formulas in these cells), I want the result to be blank ("").
The only thing I've come up with so far is:
But, this will get a bit cumbersome when there are many cells to add up.
The only other thing I might be able to take advantage of, is the fact that adjacent cells will always be blank (""), although, they will not be summed. (in the above example, M4 and O4 would be blank if their counter parts, L4 and N4, are blank too, it's just I don't want them summed with L4 and N4.