checking if a certain value is in an array: excel

Posted on 2011-09-05
Last Modified: 2012-05-12

I am using excel 07 and want to write an IF statement to check if there is a certain value in a column of data.
My original formula was =if(A6:A15="FAUTY",FAIL,PASS) which i was hoping would say FAIL if there was a FAULTY in my column and PASS if there wasnt. Instead I only get a #VALUE! error??

Can you please help?
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yes, because you're using an array in a formula that is not expecting one, in addition to using strings without double quoting them.


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Thanks very much Thomas, I eventually used a combination of the two with:

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