How to implement an Average If Formula

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Hello all,

I am looking to have a cell in the SOV Comp% column be averaged from every cell in the % Complete column based upon a label from a drop menu in the SOV Category column.

Any assistance would be greatly appreciated. Please see image below for reference.


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  • Sing C
    Sing C ✭✭✭✭✭✭
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    Hi @robert.hallstrom,

    Looking at your screenshot I'm assuming that, for example, in row 6 (Lighting), in the SOV Comp% column, you want to average the %complete column of every row where the SOV category column = Lighting. If so, give this a try, you can convert it to a column formula.

    =AVERAGEIF([SOV Category]:[SOV Category], [Task Name]@row, [% Complete]:[% Complete])

    Hope that helps. Let me know if that answers your question.

    Thanks!

    Sing Chen

    Process Architect, Ceridian

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