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How can I modify the following to divide by F51?

=IF((ISERROR(PI_Con_Value_2/F40),"-",(PI_Con_Value_2/F40)/F51*Curr_Den_Project))

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by:RaithZ
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Do you want to divide by F51 after it has been multiplied by Curr_Den_Project?  If So add parenthesis around F51*Curr_Den_Project .

If thats not what you want, please explain in more detail, the order of the calculations you want to happen.
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by:pdvsa
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Raith:

thanks for the response.  
Order I need is as follows:
(PI_Con_Value_2/F40)/F51   then * by Curr_Den_Project

thank you
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by:RaithZ
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Then add parenthesis around (PI_Con_Value_2/F40)/F51

It would look like this afterwards assuming there were no syntax errors:

=IF((ISERROR(PI_Con_Value_2/F40),"-",((PI_Con_Value_2/F40)/F51)*Curr_Den_Project))
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by:pdvsa
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Raith:

I do get a syntax.  I think I need to also modify the first part as well?
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Try this...

=IF(ISERROR(PI_Con_Value_2/F40),"-",((PI_Con_Value_2/F40)/F51)*Curr_Den_Project)
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by:pdvsa
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thanks...
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by:mbizup
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I think you're looking for IIF, not IF.  (?)


=IIF(ISERROR(Curr_Den_Project * ((PI_Con_Value_2/F40) /F51) ) ,"-", Curr_Den_Project * ((PI_Con_Value_2/F40) /F51))

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