#### Values in multiple columns into one column

```Hi everyone,

I have a spreadsheet with values in multiple columns
where for instance col A is blank colb or c or d won't
be...there will be something in one where the others are
empty. I need to create a column with all the values
together. Tried using the following formula but it
doesn't seem to work... the values are all dates..

=IF(O2=" ",N2,IF(N2=" ",K2,IF(K2=" ",J2,O2)))

Can anybody help!!

Cheers
Dan
```
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anonymous (74722)
5/13/2004 9:11:50 AM
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```Hi
try
=IF(O2="",N2,IF(N2="",K2,IF(K2="",J2,O2)))

>-----Original Message-----
>Hi everyone,
>
>I have a spreadsheet with values in multiple columns
>where for instance col A is blank colb or c or d won't
>be...there will be something in one where the others are
>empty. I need to create a column with all the values
>together. Tried using the following formula but it
>doesn't seem to work... the values are all dates..
>
>=IF(O2=" ",N2,IF(N2=" ",K2,IF(K2=" ",J2,O2)))
>
>Can anybody help!!
>
>Cheers
>Dan
>.
>
```
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frank.kabel (11126)
5/13/2004 9:27:37 AM
```sTILL NOT WORKING. RETURND A 0 in the columns.
>-----Original Message-----
>Hi
>try
>=IF(O2="",N2,IF(N2="",K2,IF(K2="",J2,O2)))
>
>>-----Original Message-----
>>Hi everyone,
>>
>>I have a spreadsheet with values in multiple columns
>>where for instance col A is blank colb or c or d won't
>>be...there will be something in one where the others
are
>>empty. I need to create a column with all the values
>>together. Tried using the following formula but it
>>doesn't seem to work... the values are all dates..
>>
>>=IF(O2=" ",N2,IF(N2=" ",K2,IF(K2=" ",J2,O2)))
>>
>>Can anybody help!!
>>
>>Cheers
>>Dan
>>.
>>
>.
>
```
 0
anonymous (74722)
5/13/2004 10:10:19 AM
```Hi
can you provide some example data for your columns (plain
text - no attachment please) and your desired result for
each row
>-----Original Message-----
>sTILL NOT WORKING. RETURND A 0 in the columns.
>>-----Original Message-----
>>Hi
>>try
>>=IF(O2="",N2,IF(N2="",K2,IF(K2="",J2,O2)))
>>
>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>Hi everyone,
>>>
>>>I have a spreadsheet with values in multiple columns
>>>where for instance col A is blank colb or c or d won't
>>>be...there will be something in one where the others
>are
>>>empty. I need to create a column with all the values
>>>together. Tried using the following formula but it
>>>doesn't seem to work... the values are all dates..
>>>
>>>=IF(O2=" ",N2,IF(N2=" ",K2,IF(K2=" ",J2,O2)))
>>>
>>>Can anybody help!!
>>>
>>>Cheers
>>>Dan
>>>.
>>>
>>.
>>
>.
>
```
 0
frank.kabel (11126)
5/13/2004 10:15:34 AM

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