Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

amend if formula

Posted on 2014-04-08
5
Medium Priority
?
177 Views
Last Modified: 2014-04-08
Hi Experts excel 2007

I need to amend the following. ..
=IF(C2="Completed","Complete",IF(C2<>"",C2,IF(AND(C2="",A2=""),"",IF(C2="",VLOOKUP(A2,H12:L19,2,FALSE)))))

To if c2 is complete then complete...if a2 has text then vlookup, if A2 is blank then c2..if a2 is blank and c2 is blank then blank. .
0
Comment
Question by:route217
  • 2
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 19

Assisted Solution

by:regmigrant
regmigrant earned 400 total points
ID: 39985564
=IF(C2="Completed","Complete",IF(A2="",C2,VLOOKUP(A2,H12:L19,2,FALSE)))

however if the lookup fails this will return 0 - is that a problem?
0
 
LVL 8

Expert Comment

by:Naresh Patel
ID: 39985566
=IF(C2="Complete","Complete",IF(A2<>"",VLOOKUP(A2,H12:L19,2,FALSE),IF(A2="",C2,IF(AND(A2="",C2=""),""))))
0
 

Author Comment

by:route217
ID: 39985571
Hi expert

What about if a2 is blank and c2 is blank. ..then would the formula return blank?
0
 
LVL 8

Accepted Solution

by:
Naresh Patel earned 1600 total points
ID: 39985573
=IF(C2="Complete","Complete",IF(A2<>"",VLOOKUP(A2,H12:L19,2,FALSE),IF(AND(A2="",C2=""),"",IF(A2="",C2))))
0
 

Author Comment

by:route217
ID: 39985582
Thank for the feedback
0

Featured Post

What does it mean to be "Always On"?

Is your cloud always on? With an Always On cloud you won't have to worry about downtime for maintenance or software application code updates, ensuring that your bottom line isn't affected.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

How to get Spreadsheet Compare 2016 working with the 64 bit version of Office 2016
Access developers frequently have requirements to interact with Excel (import from or output to) in their applications.  You might be able to accomplish this with the TransferSpreadsheet and OutputTo methods, but in this series of articles I will di…
The viewer will learn how to use a discrete random variable to simulate the return on an investment over a period of years, create a Monte Carlo simulation using the discrete random variable, and create a graph to represent the possible returns over…
Graphs within dashboards are meant to be dynamic, representing data from a period of time that will change each time the dashboard is updated with new data. Rather than update each graph to point to a different set within a static set of data, t…

916 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question