Sum(Children()) and Sum(row:row) not totaling correctly

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I created a sheet to itemize costs on furniture orders. I used a hierarchy so I could just use =sum(children()) to see the total costs of each project. While the first project totaled correctly, the second is coming up with an additional $2919.36. First I went back to ensure all of the figures are correct, and they are. I also tried =sum([Total Cost]55:[Total Cost]108) and both ways give me $193,463.59.

When I highlight the cells that I am trying to sum, I get the correct answer of $190,544.23. I also exported to excel and used a sum function for the same cells and got the correct answer.

Is this a bug or is Smartsheet just gaslighting me?



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