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=IF('Spending Account'!$D$3="1",'Spending Account'!L3,"0")

Posted on 2016-08-31
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Why won't this formula work.

I have a multi worksheet document.

If the number on 'Spending Account Worksheet, Cell D3 = 1 I want my spreadsheet to automatically copy the value from  'Spending Account Worksheet, Cell L3 into another worksheet.

Can you help me, as far as I can see this formula should work but at the moment it just copies the number 0 even though the value is cell D3 = 1 and the value in cell L3 is 13.50
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Question by:Vicki Rowley
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Since your cell values are numbers, 1 and 0 are numbers and should not be in quotes (treated as text)
So try the same formula without the quotes around the numbers
=IF('Spending Account'!$D$3=1,'Spending Account'!L3,0)
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by:Vicki Rowley
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Have figured it out now, had two speech marks where they weren't needed,

Thanks
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by:xtermie
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Vicki, that is exactly what I wrote in my comment.
Glad you could fix your formula.
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