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# Formulas and Functions

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## Discussion List

• Having Trouble with SUMIFS
In Formulas and Functions
I'm trying to create a condition based upon user submitted data for over budget flight requests. If the flight type is a One-Way, then whatever the pre-tax amount should be subtracted by the budget amount to give me the over budget amount.…
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• Counting the amount of entries from from entries
In Formulas and Functions
Hi, is it possible to capture the amount of entries that have come in from a form? the form is constantly being populated so i am looking for a live number if possible? Any help appreciated. thank you Dave
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• Help counting entries on another sheet
In Formulas and Functions
Hi, I am trying to count the amount of entries of another sheet that match the name of a row on my master sheet. I have tried to do something with count Ifs and [email protected] but have got a bit lost. So on my master sheet i have the name Bas…
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• Stumped with a simple formula - countif with sheet reference
In Formulas and Functions
I feel silly, but I'm stumped.  I'm trying to do a countif with a sheet reference. I want to count how many rows in my Lease Tracker 2018 sheet have Agricultural in the Category column, but I keep getting #UNPARSEABLE.  What am I doing wro…
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• Creating Pie Chart with Non-numeric values
In Formulas and Functions
Hi, I would like to build a pie chart that reflects some number of red, yellow and/or green status in a bug tracking sheet. Since pie charts seem to require numeric data, I think that I need to craft a formula that will assign value of 1 …
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• Conditions / Rule formula set-up
In Formulas and Functions
I am working on a sheet, and I am very new to this application, where I am tracking P.O.'s, date ordered, date received, etc... and I have 2 columns (at the far right of my sheet or end) that I would like to  If the P.O. Total is < or …
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• Duration roll up values not displaying accurately
In Formulas and Functions
My duration roll ups for child/parents are not working as expected. Can anyone advise of things I could try to resolve why only one parent has a duration total?
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• Furmula Not Working Properly
In Formulas and Functions
In the following Formula if I use ="Completed" I get the correct Count back. If I change it to <> "Completed" I get 0 returned where it should be 37. =COUNTIFS(Status:Status, <>"Completed", [Due D…
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• if - and formulas auto populating checkbox
In Formulas and Functions
I've created a column titled "Outstanding Approvals", I would like the column to auto populate the check box when "Approval Status" is empty AND when "Start Date" has already begun. I'm using it so I can pull …
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• Date formula question
In Formulas and Functions
Good morning, we have a sheet we are using to track leads. I've been asked to set up an automated update request to send leads that have a certain status out on the first business day of each month.  In the automated actions, there is no …
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