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I am trying to create a formula/what if = if worksheet 1 cell

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I am trying to create a formula/what if = if worksheet 1 cell b has no text then worksheet 1 cell a is the value or worksheet 2 cell d. I am having trouble creating a formula with both text and numerical scenarios to get an end result
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leanne
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Microsoft Office
Expert:  The-PC-Guy replied 1 year ago.

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=IF(LEN(Sheet1!B1)=0,Sheet1!A1,Sheet2!D1)

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.

hi Andrew, the formula does work until the value in sheet one changes

Expert:  The-PC-Guy replied 1 year ago.
i thought this is what you asked for, if the value in cell B1 is empty, then you want the value to bee sheet 2 cell D1, otherwise the value that is in B1.

Perhaps it would be best to upload the worksheet to me so I can see what you are looking at.

you can use either

www.wikisend.com

or

www.ge.tt

both websites work the same,

simply type the url into your browser

click the upload button,

locate the file on your computer

click upload or open

wait a few seconds

the website will provide you with a download link

PASTE that link here.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

thanks but i have modified it slightly and it now works.


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