Dates from an IF statement

Ian - May 13, 2016 at 08:08 AM
 Ian - May 14, 2016 at 02:50 PM

I ve selected some dates via a simple if statement and can see the dates in the cell where I want them. But when I try to use them in another formula it doesn't recognise them as dates regardless of how I try to format them. Can anyone help?

I get the date from one of two columns of dates with:
then try to use them with:


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May 13, 2016 at 03:04 PM
Are you trying to sum the dates?
no I have sumif that sums a different column based on the date column. But I needed it to choose all of a month so formatted my date column as mmm-yy. But it wouldn't return any value. So I used =TEXT(S22,"mmm-yy") to convert the date column and now the lookup recognises it and works,