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Excel formula I am wanting to optain a net value by deducting values in two columns. some of the column contain emty cells resulting in a error message #Value. Could you help with this?

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Dalenh,
in Excel this problem dosent come normally if we set cell format to general type.
However, if you want, you can try following :-

=value(Cell1)-value(cell2)

Zulfikar Ali
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Posted on Nov 04, 2008

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