How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask John D Your Own Question
John D
John D, Bachelor's Degree
Category: Microsoft Office
Satisfied Customers: 9666
Experience:  Bachelor of Science - Engineering Consultant
Type Your Microsoft Office Question Here...
John D is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Hi, I cannot get Excel (Office 2010) to perform a "sumif" function

Resolved Question:

Hi, I cannot get Excel (Office 2010) to perform a "sumif" function properly. It is a very simple formula which interrogates a cell, if the value of the cell is "y", it is supposed to total the next three cells but is is only showing the value of the forst of the three cellsa in the range
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Microsoft Office
Expert:  John D replied 5 years ago.



Could you paste your sumif formula here so I can check it



Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Expert:  John D replied 5 years ago.

Two things. First the parameters used in that sumif function are incorrect, and secondly sumif is the wrong function for what you are trying to achieve.


Here is the formula needed for this




Hope this is ok. Let me know if you have any questions


Remember, if for any reason you are unsatisfied with my answer, we can continue the conversation until you’re satisfied and Accept my answer. I can address follow up questions at no extra charge and I’m always here to help. Thank you for using JustAnswer!
John D and 2 other Microsoft Office Specialists are ready to help you