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Re: [libreoffice-users] Help with formula - number conversion

On Thu, 2019-07-11 at 14:05 -0400, Tanstaafl wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I need some help with converting a number (in a text field) to a
> different type.
> The type of number is time, and it is in the form of:
> hh:mm:ss
> I need to convert this to just minutes, rounded up, so if ss is more
> than 30 it adds another minute.
> I'm at a loss as to how to even start (I'm not a spreadsheet guy)...
> I would appreciate any pointers on how to get this done...
> Thanks!

You might like to try the following.
Given that your value is in field A1 in the form hh:mm:ss
then you can do the conversion by entering the following in another

It doesn't seem to matter if the value in A1 is in time format or text

I'm sure there are buffs out there who could offer a more elegant
solution, but the above seems to work all right for the cases I tried.


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[libreoffice-users] Help with formula - number conversionTanstaafl <tanstaafl@libertytrek.org>
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