Sum formula that references other sheets

I'm trying to Sum together information from 4 separate sheets. I can easily accomplish this by referencing each sheet/cell within the SUM() formula, and it works great. The problem that I'm running into is duplicating this formula to the remaining 364 cells that I'm trying to populate. Can I use the $ symbol somehow for absolute cell reference for another sheet? The sheets that I'm pulling info from are all identical layout to each other, but represent information across 4 different districts.


  • M Underbrink
    M Underbrink ✭✭✭✭✭

    You'll be interested in the reporting updates announced at Engage this year that include the ability to do SUM and other basic functions on reports. Because reports can pull from multiple sheets, I assume this will meet your need. I think the reporting updates were coming in November or January if I recall?

  • I'm also interested in this, if anyone has found a way. The report does work great for this, BUT when pulling that data on a dashboard, it also shows all the numbers in a cluster over the graft. This isn't feasible for client solutions. So in this case, we would need a sheet formula that has the same SUM function as the report, because it displays where clients can read and understand the information.

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