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Posted on 2015-01-16
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I have a formula that simply says

=IF(K2=0,J2,K2)

But it is returning 0 every time

I presume this is because the data is maybe Text Format but have tried changes to Number format.

Is there a solution?
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Question by:Jagwarman
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3] earned 500 total points
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You may try to use quotes...
=IF(K2='0',J2,K2)
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by:Saqib Husain, Syed
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What do you have in K2 and J2?
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by:Jagwarman
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The reason was that somehow during the running of the existing Macro it turned off Auto Calc.
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