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Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Using and Formatting Logical Functions in Calc
- Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Using and Formatting Logical Functions in Calc
- From: Jay Lozier <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Wed, 27 Jun 2012 22:59:16 -0400
- To: email@example.com
On 06/27/2012 09:58 PM, Ken Springer wrote:
> On 6/27/12 6:43 PM, Jay Lozier wrote:
>> On 06/27/2012 07:24 PM, Ken Springer wrote:
>>> Is there a more detailed set of examples of using the functions
>>> anywhere? The Help Files have a general outline of each, but only
>>> very generic examples of how to use them.
>>> I need to nest some of the functions, if that's possible.
>> Generally you can nest functions several levels deep in any spreadsheet.
>> Typically the maximum is 7 levels but I would not go beyond about 3
>> because it becomes to difficult to follow the logic. You could have
>> something like =if( (x or y), if( (a and b),
> Hi, Jay,
> It's the actual syntax of the nesting I'm interested in. I've learned
> the syntax varies from one to another, and Calc seems to be slightly
> different than Excel, which I used years ago.
> Trying to avoid a lot of blind trial and error. LOL
> As for the number of levels, I used to know a guy who hated Excel
> because there was a nesting limit. But he loved Quattro Pro because
> there were no nesting level limits.
I have not noticed any major differences in the nesting syntax for my
needs between Calc and Excel. But that does not mean there are none.
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|[libreoffice-users] Using and Formatting Logical Functions in Calc||Ken Springer <email@example.com>|
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|[libreoffice-users] Re: Using and Formatting Logical Functions in Calc||Ken Springer <email@example.com>|
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