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Hello, I need to make several @ if Statements within one cell.
=IF(SUM(R5:S5)>6,6,SUM(R5:S5)+IF(O5<80,3,SUM(R5:S5)))
This is the formula I have come up with, but it's not working. Are you able to figure out what I've done wrong?
It should say, if the sum is > 6 then 6 if not then the sum of r5&s5 also if o5 is less than 80 then 3 if not then the sum of r5 and s5
Are you able to helP?

Solved by Z. W. in 20 mins

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Excelchat Expert
20/07/2018 - 07:04

Welcome, thank you for choosing Got It Pro-Excel! I'll be glad to assist you with your concern. :)

User
20/07/2018 - 07:04

Great, thanks!

Excelchat Expert
20/07/2018 - 07:04

Okay, I've seen your query and it seems you need help in fixing your formula. May I know on what cell is the formula entered?

User
20/07/2018 - 07:05

Sure T5

User
20/07/2018 - 07:06

=IF(SUM(R5:S5)>6,6,SUM(R5:S5)+IF(O5<80,3,SUM(R5:S5)))

Excelchat Expert
20/07/2018 - 07:07

What I'm actually confused at is the part of this one: IF(O5<80,3,SUM(R5:S5))

Excelchat Expert
20/07/2018 - 07:08

Do you want to add the output value of this to the output value of =IF(SUM(R5:S5)>6,6,SUM(R5:S5))?

User
20/07/2018 - 07:08

It's for leaves taken, if they have 80 sick days they can carryover their personal days up to 3 if not they only get 3 new sick days not the carry over

Excelchat Expert
20/07/2018 - 07:09

Oh I see.

User
20/07/2018 - 07:09

I don't want to add the output value, I want it to check to see if they have less than 80 sick days

User
20/07/2018 - 07:09

if they don't, then i want it to be just the 3 new personal days given

User
20/07/2018 - 07:11

Sorry, if they "do" not if they "don't"

Excelchat Expert
20/07/2018 - 07:12

Okay, let me try to reconfigure your formula to return the correct computation. We can then check if it was configured correctly. :)

User
20/07/2018 - 07:12

Sick CO Sck New Sick Bal P/L CO P/L New P/L Bal
129.50 18.00 138.00 3.00 3.00 6.00
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
137.50 18.00 138.00 6.00 3.00 6.00
26.25 18.00 44.25 1.00 3.00 7.00

Excelchat Expert
20/07/2018 - 07:13

Oh sorry, it seems the chatbox distorted the format of the values you've pasted. Will it be okay if you paste them over to the document preview to the right? Thanks!

User
20/07/2018 - 07:14

t5 is f22 now

Excelchat Expert
20/07/2018 - 07:16

Is 7 the supposed value on F22 if we are to manually compute for it? :)

User
20/07/2018 - 07:16

No, it should be 3 because they have less than 80 sick days

User
20/07/2018 - 07:17

f21 should be 6, f19 should be 6

Excelchat Expert
20/07/2018 - 07:17

Oh I see. I get now. Thanks so much for patiently clarifying this. Let me work on it and update you the soonest!

Excelchat Expert
20/07/2018 - 07:18

Already done! Please refer to cell F22 for the corrected formula. I as well verified this with F19 and F21 cells.

Excelchat Expert
20/07/2018 - 07:19

If we are to edit your original formula posted, it should look like this:

Excelchat Expert
20/07/2018 - 07:19

=IF(05<80,3,IF(SUM(R5:S5)>6,6,SUM(R5:S5)))

Excelchat Expert
20/07/2018 - 07:19

=IF(O5<80,3,IF(SUM(R5:S5)>6,6,SUM(R5:S5)))

User
20/07/2018 - 07:20

Yay!! You are wonderful. Thanks SO much!!

Excelchat Expert
20/07/2018 - 07:20

Basically, before anything else, it would first check on cell O5 prior to checking the SUM(R5:S5).

Excelchat Expert
20/07/2018 - 07:21

Is there anything else that I can assist you regarding the solution provided? :)

User
20/07/2018 - 07:21

Okay, that makes sense. I really appreciate your help! Enjoy your day!

Excelchat Expert
20/07/2018 - 07:21

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20/07/2018 - 07:24

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