Is there a tutorial on helper columns? Helper columns have been suggested to me, and I'm sure they will help our group but I am still confused on how to use them.
No need for a tutorial. Helper columns are whatever you need to break down some formulas or provide some work arounds. Example, I have a helper column that is an IF statement that will say "YES" if the row meets a series of criteria or "NO" if it doesn't. Then a column next to that will only calculate if the helper column states "YES".
Does that help simplify?
I'm working on a compensation request form that follows these steps: An HR Business Partner completes the Compensation Request Smartsheet Form that then triggers an alert to our Compensation Manager. Our Compensation Manager will insert the requested information. The HR Business Partner will be alerted when the…
I have many many sheets where column names are the same but data types are different (ex: some "Assigned to" columns are text/numbers and some are contact list, some "Project Name" columns are text/numbers, and some are dropdown list.) The choices in value type are driven by the many teams specific needs. This creates…
Is it possible to format a singular cell in a sheet to total the above numbers add in each cell of the column.
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