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September 20th 12, 04:52 PM
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Please Help!!!! Need help with formula.

I have blank cells that I replaced with "-". I have a formula using those cells, but it gives me #VALUE! INSTEAD OF "-". How do I get the formula to recognize "-" as zero? Thanks in advance for any help!

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September 21st 12, 07:11 AM
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 Originally Posted by CNW I have blank cells that I replaced with "-". I have a formula using those cells, but it gives me #VALUE! INSTEAD OF "-". How do I get the formula to recognize "-" as zero? Thanks in advance for any help!
Could you show us the formula you have so far?
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September 25th 12, 02:17 AM posted to microsoft.public.excel.charting
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Please Help!!!! Need help with formula.

Insert if statement to look at cell. ---if(cell='-',0,cell)
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September 25th 12, 02:19 AM posted to microsoft.public.excel.charting
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Please Help!!!! Need help with formula.

Insert if statement into equation to check for dash.
If(cell='-', 0,cell)
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January 17th 15, 04:33 PM posted to microsoft.public.excel.charting
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Please Help!!!! Need help with formula.

On Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 10:52:32 AM UTC-5, CNW wrote:
I have blank cells that I replaced with "-". I have a formula using
those cells, but it gives me #VALUE! INSTEAD OF "-". How do I get the
formula to recognize "-" as zero? Thanks in advance for any help!

--
CNW

if(cell="-",0,cell)

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January 17th 15, 07:27 PM
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 Originally Posted by On Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 10:52:32 AM UTC-5, CNW wrote: I have blank cells that I replaced with "-". I have a formula using those cells, but it gives me #VALUE! INSTEAD OF "-". How do I get the formula to recognize "-" as zero? Thanks in advance for any help! -- CNW if(cell="-",0,cell)
Why on Earth are you replying to a thread that's over 2 years old with a solution that's already been given twice (2 years ago!)??????

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