formula troubles.

  leroy heskey 15:40 11 Jan 2006

Is there anyway to create a formula with an 'if' value. for example ('if' A1= 3 then C1 = wed, or if A1 = 2 then C1 = tues.

  PaulB2005 15:54 11 Jan 2006

Use a Nested IF

Can't do it now - on way ou, but you have to write the formula so it's in the usual format of


but then put the A1=2 part in the FALSE section and keep going



Works out a pay rate dependant on the the value of I2...

  PaulB2005 15:56 11 Jan 2006

So it would be


  PaulB2005 15:56 11 Jan 2006

=IF(A2=1,C1 ="Monday",IF(A2=2,C1 ="Tuesday",IF(A2=3,C1 ="Wednesday",IF(A2=4,C1 ="Thursday",IF(A2=5,C1 ="Friday")))))

  leroy heskey 16:12 11 Jan 2006

cheers for the help. i'll give it a go.

  miles right 20:48 12 Jan 2006

you might also like to try this as part of the formula: add ... if(i2="","",....then formula.
this will keep i2 blank until there is a result to go in it. I use this all the time to keep a spreadsheet unclutter of data.
Miles Right

  VoG II 21:03 12 Jan 2006


would save a bit of typing ;o)

  VoG II 21:07 12 Jan 2006


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