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Hello,

I would like to have the contents of b1 displayed in m2 if t2=1, the contents of b2 displayed in m2 if t2=2, the contents of c1 displayed in m2 if t2=3 etc all the way up to if t2=6.

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Nov 9, 2014 at 09:24 PM
Hello Chiflado,

Is the following formula possibly what you need? Place it in M2:-

=IF(T2=1,B1,IF(T2=2,B2,IF(T2=3,C1,IF(T2=4,C2,IF(T2=5,D1,IF(T2=6,D2))))))

I'm assuming that you require the first two values in the first two rows of Columns "B", "C" and "D" placed in M2 once your values in T2 are entered.

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Nov 10, 2014 at 01:52 PM
Super! This is exactly what I'm looking for. I couldn't get the syntax right so I'm very thankful that you know what your doing! Thank you, thank you, thank you.
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Nov 10, 2014 at 01:55 PM
Is there a way to do more than 7 nested if then statements?
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Nov 10, 2014 at 01:59 PM
And... Is there a way to have M2 blank if T2 is blank? Right now it reads "FALSE" if nothing is in there.
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Nov 10, 2014 at 07:54 PM
Hello Chiflado,

I believe that up to 64 IF functions can be nested in an If formula. You can probably pick up on the pattern in the formula above, so give it a try and see how it works.

To remove "False" from the cell, try this slightly amended formula:-

=IF(T2=1,B1,IF(T2=2,B2,IF(T2=3,C1,IF(T2=4,C2,IF(T2=5,D1,IF(T2=6,D2,""))))))

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Nov 12, 2014 at 12:16 PM
Outstanding! Thank you very much. You've saved me a TON of work.
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Nov 12, 2014 at 05:10 PM
You're welcome Chiflado. Glad I could help.

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