# COUNTIFS always returns 0

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I can't get my COUNTIFS equation to work, it always just returns 0, can anybody help?

=COUNTIFS([Column A]@row, "None", [Column B]@row, "None", [Column C]@row, "None", [Column D]@row, "None", [Column E]@row, "None", [Column F]@row, "None")

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Hello @Sarahh - Are you looking to count if "None" appears in any of the columns A-F? You formula as written will only count if "None" appears in Column A, B, C, D, E and F.

The following formula might work for you which sum the total if columns A-F equal "None"

=COUNTIF([Column A]@row, "None") + COUNTIF([Column B]@row, "None") + COUNTIF([Column C]@row, "None") + COUNTIF([Column D]@row, "None") + COUNTIF([Column D]@row, "None") + COUNTIF([Column E]@row, "None") + COUNTIF([Column F]@row, "None")

All seems to be working in the demo below,

I hope that is helpful to you in someway,

Protonspounge

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Hello @Sarahh - Are you looking to count if "None" appears in any of the columns A-F? You formula as written will only count if "None" appears in Column A, B, C, D, E and F.

The following formula might work for you which sum the total if columns A-F equal "None"

=COUNTIF([Column A]@row, "None") + COUNTIF([Column B]@row, "None") + COUNTIF([Column C]@row, "None") + COUNTIF([Column D]@row, "None") + COUNTIF([Column D]@row, "None") + COUNTIF([Column E]@row, "None") + COUNTIF([Column F]@row, "None")

All seems to be working in the demo below,

I hope that is helpful to you in someway,

Protonspounge

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It's worked thanks Protonspounge!

Sarah

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