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i want to hide a column but still use it in formula. is this even possible?

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Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:41

Hi

User
27/02/2018 - 05:41

hi

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:41

So hiding a column and using formula based on that column

User
27/02/2018 - 05:42

yes

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:42

Check

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:42

I have hid column B

User
27/02/2018 - 05:42

how did u do that

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:43

Just hide the column B

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:43

But you can use B at any where in the sheet

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:43

That will not be a problem

User
27/02/2018 - 05:43

i am using ms office 2007

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:43

Its fine

User
27/02/2018 - 05:44

no option showing to hide

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:44

It supports in MS OFFICE 2007

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:44

Right click on the column

User
27/02/2018 - 05:44

i did it

User
27/02/2018 - 05:44

thanks

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:44

Found?

User
27/02/2018 - 05:44

yes

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:44

Great!

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:44

Thats it then

User
27/02/2018 - 05:44

i need a formula to update balance

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:45

You can attach the sheet if you have the work

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:45

I can work on that based on your requirement

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:47

You there?

User
27/02/2018 - 05:48

sorry thats not possible. but here is the detailed question. in M3 column i have a formula to calculate profit/loss i need a formula to update balance in N column . for example my inital balnce is 100 usd. if profit is 5 usd in m column . n column should update 105usd. if loss is -3 usd . n column should show 97 usd

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:49

Check

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:50

Column A is your N

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:50

And B is M

Excelchat Expert
27/02/2018 - 05:50

A1 is the initial balance

User
27/02/2018 - 05:52

thanks got it

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