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# Formula needed

Posted on 2012-08-19
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Hi Experts,

I want to know the average absolute values of a range of cells. I have tried =AVERAGE(ABS(A1000:A2000)) but this is not correct.
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Question by:DColin

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Accepted Solution

Try entering that formula as an array formula, use control+shift+enter.
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Expert Comment

Hello,

this is an array formula and must be confirmed with CTRL-SHIFT-ENTER. Also, make sure there are no empty cells in the range, otherwise the result will not be correct.

See attached.

cheers, teylyn
27834102.xlsx
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Expert Comment

Try
=ABS(AVERAGE(A1000:A2000))
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