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#1
February 5th 05, 03:57 PM
 cgw external usenet poster Posts: n/a
How to add amounts from different worksheets to one single worksh.

Just want to know, am new at this multi worksheet
#2
February 5th 05, 04:02 PM
 JulieD external usenet poster Posts: n/a

Hi

if the values are all in the same cell then something along the lines of
=sum(Sheet2:Sheet5!A1)
where you want to add cell A1 from sheet2, sheet3, sheet4 and sheet5

or
=Sheet2!A1+Sheet3!B1
where you want to add just these two cells

BTW you don't need to type very - just
click in the cell where you want the answer and type a
=
then click on the first sheet that you want to add and click on the relevant
cell it will appear in the formula, then type a
+
then click on the sheet tab of the next sheet you want to include and click
on the relevant cell - continue until all included then press ENTER

Hope this helps
Cheers
JulieD

"cgw" > wrote in message
...
> Just want to know, am new at this multi worksheet

#3
February 5th 05, 04:33 PM
 cgw external usenet poster Posts: n/a

Doesn't work, maybe because I have renamed all the worksheets. I am trying
to set up an inventory, each sheets has a different product, last sheet I am
trying to set up as the summary of all ??

"JulieD" wrote:

> Hi
>
> if the values are all in the same cell then something along the lines of
> =sum(Sheet2:Sheet5!A1)
> where you want to add cell A1 from sheet2, sheet3, sheet4 and sheet5
>
> or
> =Sheet2!A1+Sheet3!B1
> where you want to add just these two cells
>
> BTW you don't need to type very - just
> click in the cell where you want the answer and type a
> =
> then click on the first sheet that you want to add and click on the relevant
> cell it will appear in the formula, then type a
> +
> then click on the sheet tab of the next sheet you want to include and click
> on the relevant cell - continue until all included then press ENTER
>
> Hope this helps
> Cheers
> JulieD
>
> "cgw" > wrote in message
> ...
> > Just want to know, am new at this multi worksheet

>
>
>

#4
February 5th 05, 04:39 PM
 JulieD external usenet poster Posts: n/a

Just subsitute your sheet names for where i've got mine - if your sheet
names have spaces in them you'll need to enclose them in single quotes

e.g.
=SUM('Product 1':'Product 101'!A1)

Cheers
JulieD

"cgw" > wrote in message
...
> Doesn't work, maybe because I have renamed all the worksheets. I am
> trying
> to set up an inventory, each sheets has a different product, last sheet I
> am
> trying to set up as the summary of all ??
>
> "JulieD" wrote:
>
>> Hi
>>
>> if the values are all in the same cell then something along the lines of
>> =sum(Sheet2:Sheet5!A1)
>> where you want to add cell A1 from sheet2, sheet3, sheet4 and sheet5
>>
>> or
>> =Sheet2!A1+Sheet3!B1
>> where you want to add just these two cells
>>
>> BTW you don't need to type very - just
>> click in the cell where you want the answer and type a
>> =
>> then click on the first sheet that you want to add and click on the
>> relevant
>> cell it will appear in the formula, then type a
>> +
>> then click on the sheet tab of the next sheet you want to include and
>> click
>> on the relevant cell - continue until all included then press ENTER
>>
>> Hope this helps
>> Cheers
>> JulieD
>>
>> "cgw" > wrote in message
>> ...
>> > Just want to know, am new at this multi worksheet

>>
>>
>>

#5
February 5th 05, 04:45 PM
 JulieD external usenet poster Posts: n/a

Sorry

that should be
> =SUM('Product 1:Product 101'!A1)

Cheers
JulieD

"JulieD" > wrote in message
...
> Just subsitute your sheet names for where i've got mine - if your sheet
> names have spaces in them you'll need to enclose them in single quotes
>
> e.g.
> =SUM('Product 1':'Product 101'!A1)
>
> Cheers
> JulieD
>
>
> "cgw" > wrote in message
> ...
>> Doesn't work, maybe because I have renamed all the worksheets. I am
>> trying
>> to set up an inventory, each sheets has a different product, last sheet I
>> am
>> trying to set up as the summary of all ??
>>
>> "JulieD" wrote:
>>
>>> Hi
>>>
>>> if the values are all in the same cell then something along the lines of
>>> =sum(Sheet2:Sheet5!A1)
>>> where you want to add cell A1 from sheet2, sheet3, sheet4 and sheet5
>>>
>>> or
>>> =Sheet2!A1+Sheet3!B1
>>> where you want to add just these two cells
>>>
>>> BTW you don't need to type very - just
>>> click in the cell where you want the answer and type a
>>> =
>>> then click on the first sheet that you want to add and click on the
>>> relevant
>>> cell it will appear in the formula, then type a
>>> +
>>> then click on the sheet tab of the next sheet you want to include and
>>> click
>>> on the relevant cell - continue until all included then press ENTER
>>>
>>> Hope this helps
>>> Cheers
>>> JulieD
>>>
>>> "cgw" > wrote in message
>>> ...
>>> > Just want to know, am new at this multi worksheet
>>>
>>>
>>>

>
>

#6
February 5th 05, 05:13 PM
 cgw external usenet poster Posts: n/a

Still not working, gives me a name error. Shows this:
=sum('clarion 5023':'clairion 5028'!J3)
BUT when I press enter, #NAME?

Is there a way to just copy the total from each worksheet (so that it
changes automatically, with inventory) and then just sum the summary page ?

"JulieD" wrote:

> Just subsitute your sheet names for where i've got mine - if your sheet
> names have spaces in them you'll need to enclose them in single quotes
>
> e.g.
> =SUM('Product 1':'Product 101'!A1)
>
> Cheers
> JulieD
>
>
> "cgw" > wrote in message
> ...
> > Doesn't work, maybe because I have renamed all the worksheets. I am
> > trying
> > to set up an inventory, each sheets has a different product, last sheet I
> > am
> > trying to set up as the summary of all ??
> >
> > "JulieD" wrote:
> >
> >> Hi
> >>
> >> if the values are all in the same cell then something along the lines of
> >> =sum(Sheet2:Sheet5!A1)
> >> where you want to add cell A1 from sheet2, sheet3, sheet4 and sheet5
> >>
> >> or
> >> =Sheet2!A1+Sheet3!B1
> >> where you want to add just these two cells
> >>
> >> BTW you don't need to type very - just
> >> click in the cell where you want the answer and type a
> >> =
> >> then click on the first sheet that you want to add and click on the
> >> relevant
> >> cell it will appear in the formula, then type a
> >> +
> >> then click on the sheet tab of the next sheet you want to include and
> >> click
> >> on the relevant cell - continue until all included then press ENTER
> >>
> >> Hope this helps
> >> Cheers
> >> JulieD
> >>
> >> "cgw" > wrote in message
> >> ...
> >> > Just want to know, am new at this multi worksheet
> >>
> >>
> >>

>
>
>

#7
February 5th 05, 05:21 PM
 RagDyeR external usenet poster Posts: n/a

The sheet tabs *must* be *physically* in between the first and last sheet as
entered in the formula, as displayed in the workbook scroll bar.

See if this old post better describes it:

http://tinyurl.com/6gujb

--

Regards,

RD
--------------------------------------------------------------------
Please keep all correspondence within the Group, so all may benefit !
--------------------------------------------------------------------

"JulieD" > wrote in message
...
Sorry

that should be
> =SUM('Product 1:Product 101'!A1)

Cheers
JulieD

"JulieD" > wrote in message
...
> Just subsitute your sheet names for where i've got mine - if your sheet
> names have spaces in them you'll need to enclose them in single quotes
>
> e.g.
> =SUM('Product 1':'Product 101'!A1)
>
> Cheers
> JulieD
>
>
> "cgw" > wrote in message
> ...
>> Doesn't work, maybe because I have renamed all the worksheets. I am
>> trying
>> to set up an inventory, each sheets has a different product, last sheet I
>> am
>> trying to set up as the summary of all ??
>>
>> "JulieD" wrote:
>>
>>> Hi
>>>
>>> if the values are all in the same cell then something along the lines of
>>> =sum(Sheet2:Sheet5!A1)
>>> where you want to add cell A1 from sheet2, sheet3, sheet4 and sheet5
>>>
>>> or
>>> =Sheet2!A1+Sheet3!B1
>>> where you want to add just these two cells
>>>
>>> BTW you don't need to type very - just
>>> click in the cell where you want the answer and type a
>>> =
>>> then click on the first sheet that you want to add and click on the
>>> relevant
>>> cell it will appear in the formula, then type a
>>> +
>>> then click on the sheet tab of the next sheet you want to include and
>>> click
>>> on the relevant cell - continue until all included then press ENTER
>>>
>>> Hope this helps
>>> Cheers
>>> JulieD
>>>
>>> "cgw" > wrote in message
>>> ...
>>> > Just want to know, am new at this multi worksheet
>>>
>>>
>>>

>
>

#8
February 5th 05, 05:48 PM
 RagDyeR external usenet poster Posts: n/a

Don't know what time it is in Australia where Julie is, perhaps it's nap
time down there.

But, your formula has a couple of *extra* apostrophes in it.

Try this:

=sum('clarion 5023:clairion 5028'!J3)

And if this doesn't return the correct answer, you could check out the link
I posted in my last message that describes *where* the sheets must reside
within the workbook itself, in relation to the actual formula.
--

HTH,

RD
==============================================
Please keep all correspondence within the Group, so all may benefit!
==============================================

"cgw" > wrote in message
...
Still not working, gives me a name error. Shows this:
=sum('clarion 5023':'clairion 5028'!J3)
BUT when I press enter, #NAME?

Is there a way to just copy the total from each worksheet (so that it
changes automatically, with inventory) and then just sum the summary page ?

"JulieD" wrote:

> Just subsitute your sheet names for where i've got mine - if your sheet
> names have spaces in them you'll need to enclose them in single quotes
>
> e.g.
> =SUM('Product 1':'Product 101'!A1)
>
> Cheers
> JulieD
>
>
> "cgw" > wrote in message
> ...
> > Doesn't work, maybe because I have renamed all the worksheets. I am
> > trying
> > to set up an inventory, each sheets has a different product, last sheet

I
> > am
> > trying to set up as the summary of all ??
> >
> > "JulieD" wrote:
> >
> >> Hi
> >>
> >> if the values are all in the same cell then something along the lines

of
> >> =sum(Sheet2:Sheet5!A1)
> >> where you want to add cell A1 from sheet2, sheet3, sheet4 and sheet5
> >>
> >> or
> >> =Sheet2!A1+Sheet3!B1
> >> where you want to add just these two cells
> >>
> >> BTW you don't need to type very - just
> >> click in the cell where you want the answer and type a
> >> =
> >> then click on the first sheet that you want to add and click on the
> >> relevant
> >> cell it will appear in the formula, then type a
> >> +
> >> then click on the sheet tab of the next sheet you want to include and
> >> click
> >> on the relevant cell - continue until all included then press ENTER
> >>
> >> Hope this helps
> >> Cheers
> >> JulieD
> >>
> >> "cgw" > wrote in message
> >> ...
> >> > Just want to know, am new at this multi worksheet
> >>
> >>
> >>

>
>
>

#9
February 5th 05, 05:51 PM
 cgw external usenet poster Posts: n/a

Kept fiddling with the formula you gave me... EUREKA !! it works. Thank you
for saving my sanity. All is good now !

"JulieD" wrote:

> Sorry
>
> that should be
> > =SUM('Product 1:Product 101'!A1)

>
> Cheers
> JulieD
>
>
> "JulieD" > wrote in message
> ...
> > Just subsitute your sheet names for where i've got mine - if your sheet
> > names have spaces in them you'll need to enclose them in single quotes
> >
> > e.g.
> > =SUM('Product 1':'Product 101'!A1)
> >
> > Cheers
> > JulieD
> >
> >
> > "cgw" > wrote in message
> > ...
> >> Doesn't work, maybe because I have renamed all the worksheets. I am
> >> trying
> >> to set up an inventory, each sheets has a different product, last sheet I
> >> am
> >> trying to set up as the summary of all ??
> >>
> >> "JulieD" wrote:
> >>
> >>> Hi
> >>>
> >>> if the values are all in the same cell then something along the lines of
> >>> =sum(Sheet2:Sheet5!A1)
> >>> where you want to add cell A1 from sheet2, sheet3, sheet4 and sheet5
> >>>
> >>> or
> >>> =Sheet2!A1+Sheet3!B1
> >>> where you want to add just these two cells
> >>>
> >>> BTW you don't need to type very - just
> >>> click in the cell where you want the answer and type a
> >>> =
> >>> then click on the first sheet that you want to add and click on the
> >>> relevant
> >>> cell it will appear in the formula, then type a
> >>> +
> >>> then click on the sheet tab of the next sheet you want to include and
> >>> click
> >>> on the relevant cell - continue until all included then press ENTER
> >>>
> >>> Hope this helps
> >>> Cheers
> >>> JulieD
> >>>
> >>> "cgw" > wrote in message
> >>> ...
> >>> > Just want to know, am new at this multi worksheet
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>

> >
> >

>
>
>

#10
February 5th 05, 05:53 PM
 JulieD external usenet poster Posts: n/a

okay RD so it's nearly 2am ...but that's not the reason for the extra '' in
my formula - it is the fact that i NEVER put spaces in my sheet names (or
try never to anyway) so i'm not used to writing formulas with them in - and
of course, after sending the reply i though i better go test it

"RagDyeR" > wrote in message
...
> Don't know what time it is in Australia where Julie is, perhaps it's nap
> time down there.
>
> But, your formula has a couple of *extra* apostrophes in it.
>
> Try this:
>
> =sum('clarion 5023:clairion 5028'!J3)
>
> And if this doesn't return the correct answer, you could check out the
> I posted in my last message that describes *where* the sheets must reside
> within the workbook itself, in relation to the actual formula.
> --
>
> HTH,
>
> RD
> ==============================================
> Please keep all correspondence within the Group, so all may benefit!
> ==============================================
>
>
>
> "cgw" > wrote in message
> ...
> Still not working, gives me a name error. Shows this:
> =sum('clarion 5023':'clairion 5028'!J3)
> BUT when I press enter, #NAME?
>
> Is there a way to just copy the total from each worksheet (so that it
> changes automatically, with inventory) and then just sum the summary page
> ?
>
>
>
> "JulieD" wrote:
>
>> Just subsitute your sheet names for where i've got mine - if your sheet
>> names have spaces in them you'll need to enclose them in single quotes
>>
>> e.g.
>> =SUM('Product 1':'Product 101'!A1)
>>
>> Cheers
>> JulieD
>>
>>
>> "cgw" > wrote in message
>> ...
>> > Doesn't work, maybe because I have renamed all the worksheets. I am
>> > trying
>> > to set up an inventory, each sheets has a different product, last sheet

> I
>> > am
>> > trying to set up as the summary of all ??
>> >
>> > "JulieD" wrote:
>> >
>> >> Hi
>> >>
>> >> if the values are all in the same cell then something along the lines

> of
>> >> =sum(Sheet2:Sheet5!A1)
>> >> where you want to add cell A1 from sheet2, sheet3, sheet4 and sheet5
>> >>
>> >> or
>> >> =Sheet2!A1+Sheet3!B1
>> >> where you want to add just these two cells
>> >>
>> >> BTW you don't need to type very - just
>> >> click in the cell where you want the answer and type a
>> >> =
>> >> then click on the first sheet that you want to add and click on the
>> >> relevant
>> >> cell it will appear in the formula, then type a
>> >> +
>> >> then click on the sheet tab of the next sheet you want to include and
>> >> click
>> >> on the relevant cell - continue until all included then press ENTER
>> >>
>> >> Hope this helps
>> >> Cheers
>> >> JulieD
>> >>
>> >> "cgw" > wrote in message
>> >> ...
>> >> > Just want to know, am new at this multi worksheet
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>

>>
>>
>>

>
>

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