edit formula to not show 0 in cell

Hi experts using excel 2010

I am using the following formula in a cell and keep on getting 0 in the cell and I just want show blank...what's wrong..

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Professor JMicrosoft Excel ExpertCommented:
Because perhaps the match found is zero
So if error cannot help here

So you could add at the beginning IF. Then entire formula inside the parentheses = 0 then , ""

You could change the format ( in Format cells / Custom) to


1st element is positive value, 2nd is neg value, 3rd 0 and 4th text

Professor JMicrosoft Excel ExpertCommented:
like this

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route217JuniorAuthor Commented:
Thanks for the excellent feedback...and prof Jim jam...that edit formula not working..
Professor JMicrosoft Excel ExpertCommented:
did you enter with control shift enter?

can you try this

=if((PROPER(VLOOKUP(C9,CHOOSE({1,2},TABLE1 [0],TABLE1[PROJECT]),2,0),""))=0,"",PROPER(VLOOKUP(C9,CHOOSE({1,2},TABLE1 [0],TABLE1[PROJECT]),2,0),"")))
Excel amusantCommented:
Please use below formula.

Professor JMicrosoft Excel ExpertCommented:
please ignore my earlier post

this is tested formula ENTER THIS FORMULA   with control shift enter


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