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I need to create a multiple IF rule formula, =IF(B5="Mon"&C5="Cleaning",E5)+IF(B6="Mon"&C6="Cleaning",E6) - this is the formula I've concluded but it doesnt work. Cells B5,C5 are drop down cells.

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User
24/05/2018 - 04:28

Hi

Excelchat Expert
24/05/2018 - 04:29

Hello

Excelchat Expert
24/05/2018 - 04:29

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Excelchat Expert
24/05/2018 - 04:29

Please tell what you are trying to achieve.

User
24/05/2018 - 04:29

I need to create a multiple if formula, that allows cells to add if 2 complying cells selected on a drop down menus in seperate cells are selected

Excelchat Expert
24/05/2018 - 04:30

Can you please show me the file?

Excelchat Expert
24/05/2018 - 04:30

Or some sample data? I'm finding it hard to understand just from the provided description.

User
24/05/2018 - 04:31

Can you see the screen im working on?

Excelchat Expert
24/05/2018 - 04:31

Yeah, I can see that.

User
24/05/2018 - 04:31

Ok so for example

User
24/05/2018 - 04:32

if A3="AD"&B3="ED"+C3

User
24/05/2018 - 04:32

this would be my formula but doesnt work

User
24/05/2018 - 04:32

ill show you

Excelchat Expert
24/05/2018 - 04:33

I get the A3="AD" and B3="ED" part, but after that I don't know why +C3

User
24/05/2018 - 04:34

Im trying calculate values in cell c3 as example when 2 certain drop selections are made

Excelchat Expert
24/05/2018 - 04:34

The two conditions IF formula should be written as like this.

Excelchat Expert
24/05/2018 - 04:35

=IF(AND(A3="ad",B3="ed"),value-if true,value-if false)

Excelchat Expert
24/05/2018 - 04:36

Making sense?

User
24/05/2018 - 04:36

Yes that's perfect, thank you very much

User
24/05/2018 - 04:36

I was confusing myself with the multiple rule

Excelchat Expert
24/05/2018 - 04:37

Glad that I was able to help you out.

Excelchat Expert
24/05/2018 - 04:37

Anything else you want to know?

User
24/05/2018 - 04:37

That's everything for now, thank you very much!

Excelchat Expert
24/05/2018 - 04:38

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24/05/2018 - 04:38

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User
24/05/2018 - 04:38

Thanks, you too1

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