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Date formula - so months flow in sequence

Posted on 2013-02-07
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Hi Experts

I have in cell a1 =Text(Now(),"mmmyy") this is fine
Now I want on cell b1 +one month then plus two month in cell c1 etc..

So.   A1.            B1.            C1.
        Feb13.       Mar13.     Apr13.  

Etc...

How do I change formula
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use:

=TEXT(DATE(YEAR(NOW()),MONTH(NOW()),1),"mmmyy")

=TEXT(DATE(YEAR(NOW()),MONTH(NOW())+1,1),"mmmyy")

or to increment automatic the following will do the whole range:

=TEXT(DATE(YEAR(NOW()),MONTH(NOW())+COLUMN()-1,1),"mmmyy")
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by:MacroShadow
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Sorry should have refreshed before posting.
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by:route217
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Many thanks Barman
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