Excel formula problem with alphabet

Posted on 2012-09-10
Last Modified: 2012-09-11
I got one cell with text "N/A" (cell A1), Why my formula =if(A1>300%, "Yes", "No") will show Yes? it is an alphabet......pls help
Question by:hkgal
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    Accepted Solution


    To avoid that, use N()
     =if(N(A1)>300%, "Yes", "No")

    N turns alphabet into 0


    Author Closing Comment

    Very good!

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