Excel - IF Function Problem - Expert Solution

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I have a schedule I'm doing with formulas to add workdays (across rows) to a start date column. I would like to write the equation like this: =ifError((workday(b2,1) = cell above, [value of cell above + 1] Help me form this correctly to get the (value of target cell) = (1 more than the value from the cell above) IF the target cell value started equal to the cell above.
Solved by M. J. in 20 mins
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Excelchat Expert 09/08/2017 - 02:19
Welcome to GotitPro!
User 09/08/2017 - 02:19
no thats it
User 09/08/2017 - 02:19
can i show you on the template?
Excelchat Expert 09/08/2017 - 02:19
Can you please provide sample data ?
User 09/08/2017 - 02:19
yes
Excelchat Expert 09/08/2017 - 02:20
Thank you
User 09/08/2017 - 02:24
i would like columns C and on to yield dates that do not repeat. only the move out date can repeat
User 09/08/2017 - 02:26
holy crap that was wise as f@#\$
Excelchat Expert 09/08/2017 - 02:27
Now we can continue into the explanation step of this session. I am going to perform the following:
User 09/08/2017 - 02:27
lemme ask you. will this account only for workdays? is that something that could be possible?
Excelchat Expert 09/08/2017 - 02:27
I used Month and Year from Column B
Excelchat Expert 09/08/2017 - 02:28
Excelchat Expert 09/08/2017 - 02:28
You want to add workdays only ?
User 09/08/2017 - 02:28
if it could be written in =workday(,) then it would not need any more tweeking. its a schedule for subcontracting companies m-f 8-5
User 09/08/2017 - 02:29
User 09/08/2017 - 02:29
i have to say this is the best resouce i have ever discovered! thank you for hosting these lessons
Excelchat Expert 09/08/2017 - 02:33
Excelchat Expert 09/08/2017 - 02:35
I’ve completed the solution, take a look if you would like. We can now continue to the discussion stage and I can answer any questions you may have with the solution I provided.
User 09/08/2017 - 02:35
the dates will not be falling in the order provided. they will be dynamically input to that column
Excelchat Expert 09/08/2017 - 02:36
User 09/08/2017 - 02:36
the build point has to be the linear move out date. and it needs to pivot on to the value of the cell above. maybe like this.if=value of cell above add 1
User 09/08/2017 - 02:37
only when the move out date justifies the value of the target cell
User 09/08/2017 - 02:37
not the cell above
Excelchat Expert 09/08/2017 - 02:37
it is based on value of cell above
Excelchat Expert 09/08/2017 - 02:37
c2 is based on value of B2
Excelchat Expert 09/08/2017 - 02:38
sorry c3 is based on vlaue of C2
Excelchat Expert 09/08/2017 - 02:38
Timer is running out
User 09/08/2017 - 02:38
=if(workday(b2,1) = c2-1), c2+1
Excelchat Expert 09/08/2017 - 02:38

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