Formulas seems not to be calculated


I have a big sheet of ~11000rows by 30 columns (an asset register)

I added 2 columns to calculate the duplicates =IF(COUNTIF([L2]$1:[L2]@row, [L2]@row) > 1, 1, 0) and to select the rows to show in a filter =IF(AND([DuplicateL2]@row = 0, NOT([L2]@row = "")), 1, 0)

Copying/pasting or Selecting + CTRL+D the formulas has been already a Graal quest. I had to do it bit by bit. Many times the web page needed to be reloaded.... it took me almost a day.

There is not sign that the sheet is calculating when the formulas are copied. to the point I decided to fill the value 1 & 2 in 2 cells and try to add them in a third cell. No result showed up even after 1 minute.

Am I doing something wrong? Are there limitations that I do not know about?

Is there a way to force the calculation of formulas (like F9 in excel)?

Thanks for the advises and support



  • Andrée Starå
    Andrée Starå ✭✭✭✭✭✭

    Hi Alain,

    It could be that the processing power needed is too high.

    I’d start to see if you could simplify the structure and make the formulas more efficient.

    I've developed advanced client solutions, and sometimes I'll need to wait 5-10 seconds before everything is processed, sometimes even longer than that.

    I hope that helps!

    Be safe and have a fantastic week!


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