How to auto-trigger a flag?


I would like to set up a formula that automatically turns the flag icon red when a new risk is identified. What is the formula to automatically turn the flag red when a new risk - any text - is entered under the "Identified Risk" column of the same row? I attached a photo to help.


  • Andrée Starå
    Andrée Starå ✭✭✭✭✭✭

    Hi Jennifer,

    Try something like this.

    =IF([IDENTIFIED RISK]@row <> ""; 1)

    The same version but with the below changes for convenience.

    =IF([IDENTIFIED RISK]@row <> "", 1)

    Depending on your country/region, you'll need to exchange the comma to a period and the semi-colon to a comma.

    Did that work?

    I hope that helps!

    Be safe and have a fantastic week!


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