Another off-the-top-of-my-head stab at the problem, but in a pull down
list, doesn't the cell maybe actually store the index of the list, so
assuming "JAN" is the first item in the list, "AUG" should be either
the 7th (zero-based list) or the 8th (1 based list) entry, so try:
Might not work, I haven't tested, just my first thought on the matter.
On Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:43:07 +0200
Ian Whitfield <email@example.com> wrote:
On 07/29/2014 10:45 PM, Brian Barker wrote:
The only thing wrong with your example is the dot separating the
second and third arguments - which presumably should be a comma.
There is nothing in the basic structure you are illustrating here
that would stimulate a #NAME? error, so the problem must be in your
cell reference or the "do calculation" - the parts you've not shown.
Thanks Brian!! The dot separating the arguments was "finger trouble"
when I wrote the eMail!!
I think I've tracked down the problem but not the answer....
My full statement is - =IF(H44="AUG",Paid.D21,"")
Paid.D21 is the value I want to insert if the month is correct.
H44 contains the month, ie AUG - and this seems to be the problem. It
is a pull-down list of months.
If I enter the month by hand the IF statement works but with it being
a pull-down list it does not work.
Is there a way round this??
To unsubscribe e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette
List archive: http://listarchives.libreoffice.org/global/users/
All messages sent to this list will be publicly archived and cannot be deleted
Impressum (Legal Info)
: Unless otherwise specified, all text and images
on this website are licensed under the
Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License
This does not include the source code of LibreOffice, which is
licensed under the Mozilla Public License (MPLv2
"LibreOffice" and "The Document Foundation" are
registered trademarks of their corresponding registered owners or are
in actual use as trademarks in one or more countries. Their respective
logos and icons are also subject to international copyright laws. Use
thereof is explained in our trademark policy