# How can I count the amount of actions in one specific month?

Hi,

I'm trying to set up a counter for a number of actions in the month of may, for example if I have 5 actions this month (May), I want the counter to return "5". I've been trying to use the formula below but all I get in return is a zero:

=COUNTIFS([Target Due Date]:[Target Due Date], IFERROR(MONTH([Target Due Date]1), 0) = 5)

• You would need to use an @cell reference inside of the MONTH function. Right now you only have the MONTH function looking at a single cell instead of the entire range.

=COUNTIFS([Target Due Date]:[Target Due Date], IFERROR(MONTH(@cell), 0) = 5)

• You would need to use an @cell reference inside of the MONTH function. Right now you only have the MONTH function looking at a single cell instead of the entire range.

=COUNTIFS([Target Due Date]:[Target Due Date], IFERROR(MONTH(@cell), 0) = 5)

• Thanks so much for explaining, I've been trying to fix this for hours! I was finally able to get the formula to work.

• Happy to help! 👍️

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