#### Count by Colour (Text) with other criteria

```I have a range of data in cells G4:O181

I have used =COUNTIF(\$G\$4:\$O\$181,"Debs") to count the number of
occurences of Debs

In some of the cells Debs is black text and some Debs is red text

=(PERSONAL.XLS!CountByColor(G4:O181,3,TRUE)) will give me the total
number of cells that have Red Text

I have tried this formula to calculate the number of cells that are
both Debs and red text
=SUM(G4:O181="Debs")*((PERSONAL.XLS!CountByColor(G 4:O181,3,TRUE))),
enterred as an array, but get the value zero

How can I combine the two to get the result for the number of cells in
the range that are Debs and red text

Thanks in advance for any help
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Paul Sheppard wrote:
>
> I have a range of data in cells G4:O181
>
> I have used =COUNTIF(\$G\$4:\$O\$181,"Debs") to count the number of
> occurences of Debs
>
> In some of the cells Debs is black text and some Debs is red text
>
> =(PERSONAL.XLS!CountByColor(G4:O181,3,TRUE)) will give me the total
> number of cells that have Red Text
>
> I have tried this formula to calculate the number of cells that are
> both Debs and red text
> =SUM(G4:O181="Debs")*((PERSONAL.XLS!CountByColor(G 4:O181,3,TRUE))),
> enterred as an array, but get the value zero
>
> How can I combine the two to get the result for the number of cells in
> the range that are Debs and red text
>
> Thanks in advance for any help
> __________________
> Hope this helps
>
> Paul
>
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