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Average with #DIV/0!
I'm having a problem with an Average formula. When I use a solution to a
similar question =AVERAGE(IF(ISNUMBER(B8:M8),B8:M8,FALSE)), it eliminates the #DEV/O! errors. However; I do not want to include cells with a zero value. I have gotten around this by using: IF(B8:M8=0,"",AVERAGE(IF(B8:M8<>0,B8:M8,""))) BUT  if there is no value in cell B8  the formula returns with nothing, if there is a value in B8, the formula works as expected. I find the very bizarre. 
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Average with #DIV/0!
Try this array formula** :
=AVERAGE(IF(ISNUMBER(B8:M8),IF(B8:M8<>0,B8:M8))) ** array formulas need to be entered using the key combination of CTRL,SHIFT,ENTER (not just ENTER). Hold down both the CTRL key and the SHIFT key then hit ENTER.  Biff Microsoft Excel MVP "TG Engel" <TG > wrote in message ... > I'm having a problem with an Average formula. When I use a solution to a > similar question =AVERAGE(IF(ISNUMBER(B8:M8),B8:M8,FALSE)), it eliminates > the > #DEV/O! errors. However; I do not want to include cells with a zero > value. > > I have gotten around this by using: > IF(B8:M8=0,"",AVERAGE(IF(B8:M8<>0,B8:M8,""))) > BUT  if there is no value in cell B8  the formula returns with nothing, > if > there is a value in B8, the formula works as expected. I find the very > bizarre. 
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Average with #DIV/0!
=IF(COUNT(B8:M8),AVERAGE(IF(ISNUMBER(B8:M8),IF(B8: M8<>0,B8:M8))),"")
ctrl+shift+enter, not just enter "TG Engel" wrote: > I'm having a problem with an Average formula. When I use a solution to a > similar question =AVERAGE(IF(ISNUMBER(B8:M8),B8:M8,FALSE)), it eliminates the > #DEV/O! errors. However; I do not want to include cells with a zero value. > > I have gotten around this by using: > IF(B8:M8=0,"",AVERAGE(IF(B8:M8<>0,B8:M8,""))) > BUT  if there is no value in cell B8  the formula returns with nothing, if > there is a value in B8, the formula works as expected. I find the very > bizarre. 
#4




Average with #DIV/0!
Another one:
=SUMIF(b8:m8,"<"&1E+199) / (COUNT(b8:m8)COUNTIF(b8:m8,0)) 1E+199 is a very large number in scientific format. TG Engel wrote: > > I'm having a problem with an Average formula. When I use a solution to a > similar question =AVERAGE(IF(ISNUMBER(B8:M8),B8:M8,FALSE)), it eliminates the > #DEV/O! errors. However; I do not want to include cells with a zero value. > > I have gotten around this by using: > IF(B8:M8=0,"",AVERAGE(IF(B8:M8<>0,B8:M8,""))) > BUT  if there is no value in cell B8  the formula returns with nothing, if > there is a value in B8, the formula works as expected. I find the very > bizarre.  Dave Peterson 
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Average with #DIV/0!
Hi,
You may try this array formula (Ctrl+Shift+Enter) =average(if((isnumber(B8:M8)*(B8:M8>0)),B8:M8))  Regards, Ashish Mathur Microsoft Excel MVP www.ashishmathur.com "TG Engel" <TG > wrote in message ... > I'm having a problem with an Average formula. When I use a solution to a > similar question =AVERAGE(IF(ISNUMBER(B8:M8),B8:M8,FALSE)), it eliminates > the > #DEV/O! errors. However; I do not want to include cells with a zero > value. > > I have gotten around this by using: > IF(B8:M8=0,"",AVERAGE(IF(B8:M8<>0,B8:M8,""))) > BUT  if there is no value in cell B8  the formula returns with nothing, > if > there is a value in B8, the formula works as expected. I find the very > bizarre. 
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