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```Just started Excel (again) and need to make an easy speadsheet fo
calculating square inches.

Column A: Height
Column B: Legnth
Column C: Total Tags per 16 x 24
Column D: Cost per tag

Figures I know: each sheet cost me \$9.98. each sheet is 16 x 24 inches

What I want to do is enter the Height, enter the Length and have th
total (sum) be entered into columns C and D.

I can't believe I forgot how to enter formulas.  Any help will b
appreciated.

Thank you,
Crai

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```Hi Craig,

One Way, might be better ways but this'll work:

List the coloumns as you posted.  I also included the
\$9.98 in cell F2.

In C2 enter:

=IF(OR(A2="",B2=""),"",FLOOR(24/A2,1)*FLOOR(16/B2,1))

drag this down as far as you need to.

In D2 enter:

=IF(C2="","",\$F\$2/C2)

Also drag down the same as above.

Be sure to enter \$9.98 in F2 (this you can change if your
costs vary without going into the formulas.

HTH,

Don

>-----Original Message-----
>Just started Excel (again) and need to make an easy
>calculating square inches.
>
>Column A: Height
>Column B: Legnth
>Column C: Total Tags per 16 x 24
>Column D: Cost per tag
>
>Figures I know: each sheet cost me \$9.98. each sheet is
16 x 24 inches
>
>What I want to do is enter the Height, enter the Length
and have the
>total (sum) be entered into columns C and D.
>
>I can't believe I forgot how to enter formulas.  Any help
will be
>appreciated.
>
>Thank you,
>Craig
>

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anonymous (74717)
8/29/2004 3:43:53 AM
```Thank you very much Don.  Everything works good.  I'll be adding som
other fields to it in the future.

Thank you again,
Crai

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8/29/2004 4:04:19 AM
```Happy to return a little of the knowledge I've picked up
on here...glad it worked for you.

Thanks for the feed-back,

Don

>-----Original Message-----
>Thank you very much Don.  Everything works good.  I'll be
>other fields to it in the future.
>
>Thank you again,
>Craig
>
>
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>Message posted from http://www.ExcelForum.com/
>
>.
>
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8/29/2004 4:32:14 AM

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