#### Determine a result of one column based on conditions in two column

```Example
Col A   Col B          Count the number of a's in Col B only when an x is in
Col A
x          a
x          a               Result should be 2
y          a
z          p               I can't figure it out
x          t
x         m               Thanks
```
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```try this

=SUMPRODUCT(--(A2:A7="x"),--(B2:B7="a"))
--
Hope this help

Thank You

cheers, francis

"tel703" wrote:

> Example
> Col A   Col B          Count the number of a's in Col B only when an x is in
> Col A
> x          a
> x          a               Result should be 2
> y          a
> z          p               I can't figure it out
> x          t
> x         m               Thanks
```
 0
Utf
3/25/2010 5:01:01 PM

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