I was wondering if there is a formula to calculate how many weeks it is from today to a certain date

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12/18/2009 3:51:01 PM

This formula will calculate how many days =DATEDIF(Date1,Date2,"d") or =DATEDIF(A1, B1,"d") with dates in A1 and B1 If by week you mean any seven days (not a Sun to Sat) then =DATEDIF(A1, B1,"d") /7 best wishes -- Bernard Liengme http://people.stfx.ca/bliengme Microsoft Excel MVP "Shihachi" <Shihachi@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:EEBBAFED-0786-40C5-9E1F-57901EFD456F@microsoft.com... > I was wondering if there is a formula to calculate how many weeks it is > from > today to a certain date

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12/18/2009 3:58:38 PM

Hi, Try this which wil return whole wee and a decimal for the part week =ABS((DATE(2009,1,2)-TODAY())/7) or this to return whole weeks rounded down =INT(ABS((DATE(2009,1,5)-TODAY())/7)) You can use cell references for the dates Mike "Shihachi" wrote: > I was wondering if there is a formula to calculate how many weeks it is from > today to a certain date

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12/18/2009 4:06:02 PM

On Fri, 18 Dec 2009 11:58:38 -0400, "Bernard Liengme" <bliengme@stfx.TRUENORTH.ca> wrote: >This formula will calculate how many days >=DATEDIF(Date1,Date2,"d") > >or =DATEDIF(A1, B1,"d") with dates in A1 and B1 > >If by week you mean any seven days (not a Sun to Sat) then >=DATEDIF(A1, B1,"d") /7 Or you could use: =B1-A1 or =(B1-A1)/7 --ron

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12/18/2009 5:45:16 PM

Ah but that would be too simple for me after 3 hours tutoring calculus! Yes, my answer was stupid! Bernard "Ron Rosenfeld" <ronrosenfeld@nospam.org> wrote in message news:8sfni5l3qg2u8kl6n0faks54qf59uvvjrq@4ax.com... > On Fri, 18 Dec 2009 11:58:38 -0400, "Bernard Liengme" > <bliengme@stfx.TRUENORTH.ca> wrote: > >>This formula will calculate how many days >>=DATEDIF(Date1,Date2,"d") >> >>or =DATEDIF(A1, B1,"d") with dates in A1 and B1 >> >>If by week you mean any seven days (not a Sun to Sat) then >>=DATEDIF(A1, B1,"d") /7 > > Or you could use: > > =B1-A1 > > or > > =(B1-A1)/7 > --ron

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12/18/2009 9:05:10 PM

On Fri, 18 Dec 2009 17:05:10 -0400, "Bernard Liengme" <bliengme@stfx.TRUENORTH.ca> wrote: >Ah but that would be too simple for me after 3 hours tutoring calculus! >Yes, my answer was stupid! >Bernard I always wondered by "they" bothered with the "d" option in DATEDIF. But the function is apparently broken in 2007 SP2 so I've generally stopped recommending it for anything. Now I have to edit my various sheets that use it <sigh>. --ron

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12/18/2009 11:47:21 PM

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