#### Selecting evenly spaced cells

```Hello,

I have data set up such that I need to sum the value of a certain cell
and all its offsets

i.e.

I have data in B2, B12, B22, B32, B42 and I want to sum up only these
values, however I don't want to explicitly state each cell. For my
other summation I want to sum up B3, B13, B23, B33, B43 and etc.

What would this group suggest be the most elegant way in doing so

```
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```Let me try to further explain

My worksheet has this sort of setup

Summary
A's - Summed Up Value
B's - Summed Up Value
C's - Summed Up Value

Issue 1
A - 5
B - 4
C - 2

Issue 2
A - 10
B - 5
C - 9

Issue 3
A - 1
B - 2
C - 3

What I want is to sum up all the A's, B's, and C's that are evenly
distributed and put them in the cells labeled "Summed Up Value"

On Sep 17, 11:48 am, Chris <chris.ole...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
>
> I have data set up such that I need to sum the value of a certain cell
> and all its offsets
>
> i.e.
>
> I have data in B2, B12, B22, B32, B42 and I want to sum up only these
> values, however I don't want to explicitly state each cell. For my
> other summation I want to sum up B3, B13, B23, B33, B43 and etc.
>
> What would this group suggest be the most elegant way in doing so

```
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9/17/2007 3:59:07 PM
```This will sum all cells in B3:B123 spaced 10 rows apart, ie 3, 13, 23, 33,
43 etc.

=SUM(IF(MOD(ROW(B1:B123),10)=3,B1:B123))

It is an array formula so must be entered with Ctrl + Shift + Enter instead
of just Enter.

Adjust to your own needs.

--
HTH

Sandy
In Perth, the ancient capital of Scotland
and the crowning place of kings

sandymann2@mailinator.com
Replace @mailinator.com with @tiscali.co.uk

"Chris" <chris.olekas@gmail.com> wrote in message
news:1190044081.932245.226590@w3g2000hsg.googlegroups.com...
> Hello,
>
> I have data set up such that I need to sum the value of a certain cell
> and all its offsets
>
> i.e.
>
> I have data in B2, B12, B22, B32, B42 and I want to sum up only these
> values, however I don't want to explicitly state each cell. For my
> other summation I want to sum up B3, B13, B23, B33, B43 and etc.
>
> What would this group suggest be the most elegant way in doing so
>
>

```
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sandymann2 (1054)
9/17/2007 4:10:22 PM
```Ok,

I can see how that can work, but say rather than values for A,B,C i
have strings which in which I use a VLOOKUP to get teh value of them.

I tried something like
=SUM(IF(MOD(ROW(E1:E123),10)=5,VLOOKUP(E1:E123, Values,2)))

But that doesn't seem to work
On Sep 17, 12:10 pm, "Sandy Mann" <sandyma...@mailinator.com> wrote:
> This will sum all cells in B3:B123 spaced 10 rows apart, ie 3, 13, 23, 33,
> 43 etc.
>
> =SUM(IF(MOD(ROW(B1:B123),10)=3,B1:B123))
>
> It is an array formula so must be entered with Ctrl + Shift + Enter instead
> of just Enter.
>
> Adjust to your own needs.
>
> --
> HTH
>
> Sandy
> In Perth, the ancient capital of Scotland
> and the crowning place of kings
>
> sandyma...@mailinator.com
> Replace @mailinator.com with @tiscali.co.uk
>
> "Chris" <chris.ole...@gmail.com> wrote in message
>
> news:1190044081.932245.226590@w3g2000hsg.googlegroups.com...
>
> > Hello,
>
> > I have data set up such that I need to sum the value of a certain cell
> > and all its offsets
>
> > i.e.
>
> > I have data in B2, B12, B22, B32, B42 and I want to sum up only these
> > values, however I don't want to explicitly state each cell. For my
> > other summation I want to sum up B3, B13, B23, B33, B43 and etc.
>
> > What would this group suggest be the most elegant way in doing so

```
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9/17/2007 4:48:38 PM
```for A2+A12+A22+A32+A42+.............as far as you like, try:

=SUMPRODUCT((A1:A65535)*(MOD(ROW(A1:A65535)+8,10)=0))

--
Gary''s Student - gsnu200745

"Chris" wrote:

> Hello,
>
> I have data set up such that I need to sum the value of a certain cell
> and all its offsets
>
> i.e.
>
> I have data in B2, B12, B22, B32, B42 and I want to sum up only these
> values, however I don't want to explicitly state each cell. For my
> other summation I want to sum up B3, B13, B23, B33, B43 and etc.
>
> What would this group suggest be the most elegant way in doing so
>
>
```
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GarysStudent (1572)
9/17/2007 4:50:00 PM
```Not every finction will work with arrays and I think that you are out of
luck unless some of the clever people can come up with something for you.

--
Regards,

Sandy
In Perth, the ancient capital of Scotland
and the crowning place of kings

sandymann2@mailinator.com
Replace @mailinator.com with @tiscali.co.uk

"Chris" <chris.olekas@gmail.com> wrote in message
news:1190047718.646779.282600@n39g2000hsh.googlegroups.com...
> Ok,
>
> I can see how that can work, but say rather than values for A,B,C i
> have strings which in which I use a VLOOKUP to get teh value of them.
>
> I tried something like
> =SUM(IF(MOD(ROW(E1:E123),10)=5,VLOOKUP(E1:E123, Values,2)))
>
> But that doesn't seem to work
> On Sep 17, 12:10 pm, "Sandy Mann" <sandyma...@mailinator.com> wrote:
>> This will sum all cells in B3:B123 spaced 10 rows apart, ie 3, 13, 23,
>> 33,
>> 43 etc.
>>
>> =SUM(IF(MOD(ROW(B1:B123),10)=3,B1:B123))
>>
>> It is an array formula so must be entered with Ctrl + Shift + Enter
>> instead
>> of just Enter.
>>
>> Adjust to your own needs.
>>
>> --
>> HTH
>>
>> Sandy
>> In Perth, the ancient capital of Scotland
>> and the crowning place of kings
>>
>> sandyma...@mailinator.com
>> Replace @mailinator.com with @tiscali.co.uk
>>
>> "Chris" <chris.ole...@gmail.com> wrote in message
>>
>> news:1190044081.932245.226590@w3g2000hsg.googlegroups.com...
>>
>> > Hello,
>>
>> > I have data set up such that I need to sum the value of a certain cell
>> > and all its offsets
>>
>> > i.e.
>>
>> > I have data in B2, B12, B22, B32, B42 and I want to sum up only these
>> > values, however I don't want to explicitly state each cell. For my
>> > other summation I want to sum up B3, B13, B23, B33, B43 and etc.
>>
>> > What would this group suggest be the most elegant way in doing so
>
>
>

```
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sandymann2 (1054)
9/17/2007 5:20:04 PM
```If the OP wants to sum values in B3:B123 at each 12th row where E3:E123 is a
particular string why not

=SUMPRODUCT(--(MOD(ROW(E1:E123),10)=3),--(E1:E123="abc"),B1:B123)

where the string in this case is "abc"

--

Regards,

Peo Sjoblom

"Sandy Mann" <sandymann2@mailinator.com> wrote in message
news:%23pTq%237U%23HHA.5840@TK2MSFTNGP03.phx.gbl...
> Not every finction will work with arrays and I think that you are out of
> luck unless some of the clever people can come up with something for you.
>
> --
> Regards,
>
> Sandy
> In Perth, the ancient capital of Scotland
> and the crowning place of kings
>
> sandymann2@mailinator.com
> Replace @mailinator.com with @tiscali.co.uk
>
>
> "Chris" <chris.olekas@gmail.com> wrote in message
> news:1190047718.646779.282600@n39g2000hsh.googlegroups.com...
>> Ok,
>>
>> I can see how that can work, but say rather than values for A,B,C i
>> have strings which in which I use a VLOOKUP to get teh value of them.
>>
>> I tried something like
>> =SUM(IF(MOD(ROW(E1:E123),10)=5,VLOOKUP(E1:E123, Values,2)))
>>
>> But that doesn't seem to work
>> On Sep 17, 12:10 pm, "Sandy Mann" <sandyma...@mailinator.com> wrote:
>>> This will sum all cells in B3:B123 spaced 10 rows apart, ie 3, 13, 23,
>>> 33,
>>> 43 etc.
>>>
>>> =SUM(IF(MOD(ROW(B1:B123),10)=3,B1:B123))
>>>
>>> It is an array formula so must be entered with Ctrl + Shift + Enter
>>> instead
>>> of just Enter.
>>>
>>> Adjust to your own needs.
>>>
>>> --
>>> HTH
>>>
>>> Sandy
>>> In Perth, the ancient capital of Scotland
>>> and the crowning place of kings
>>>
>>> sandyma...@mailinator.com
>>> Replace @mailinator.com with @tiscali.co.uk
>>>
>>> "Chris" <chris.ole...@gmail.com> wrote in message
>>>
>>> news:1190044081.932245.226590@w3g2000hsg.googlegroups.com...
>>>
>>> > Hello,
>>>
>>> > I have data set up such that I need to sum the value of a certain cell
>>> > and all its offsets
>>>
>>> > i.e.
>>>
>>> > I have data in B2, B12, B22, B32, B42 and I want to sum up only these
>>> > values, however I don't want to explicitly state each cell. For my
>>> > other summation I want to sum up B3, B13, B23, B33, B43 and etc.
>>>
>>> > What would this group suggest be the most elegant way in doing so
>>
>>
>>
>
>

```
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terre081 (3244)
9/17/2007 5:36:28 PM
```I think I might have to code up a UDF

Thanks for the help!

On Sep 17, 1:20 pm, "Sandy Mann" <sandyma...@mailinator.com> wrote:
> Not every finction will work with arrays and I think that you are out of
> luck unless some of the clever people can come up with something for you.
>
> --
> Regards,
>
> Sandy
> In Perth, the ancient capital of Scotland
> and the crowning place of kings
>
> sandyma...@mailinator.com
> Replace @mailinator.com with @tiscali.co.uk
>
> "Chris" <chris.ole...@gmail.com> wrote in message
>
> news:1190047718.646779.282600@n39g2000hsh.googlegroups.com...
>
> > Ok,
>
> > I can see how that can work, but say rather than values for A,B,C i
> > have strings which in which I use a VLOOKUP to get teh value of them.
>
> > I tried something like
> > =SUM(IF(MOD(ROW(E1:E123),10)=5,VLOOKUP(E1:E123, Values,2)))
>
> > But that doesn't seem to work
> > On Sep 17, 12:10 pm, "Sandy Mann" <sandyma...@mailinator.com> wrote:
> >> This will sum all cells in B3:B123 spaced 10 rows apart, ie 3, 13, 23,
> >> 33,
> >> 43 etc.
>
> >> =SUM(IF(MOD(ROW(B1:B123),10)=3,B1:B123))
>
> >> It is an array formula so must be entered with Ctrl + Shift + Enter
> >> instead
> >> of just Enter.
>
> >> Adjust to your own needs.
>
> >> --
> >> HTH
>
> >> Sandy
> >> In Perth, the ancient capital of Scotland
> >> and the crowning place of kings
>
> >> sandyma...@mailinator.com
> >> Replace @mailinator.com with @tiscali.co.uk
>
> >> "Chris" <chris.ole...@gmail.com> wrote in message
>
> >>news:1190044081.932245.226590@w3g2000hsg.googlegroups.com...
>
> >> > Hello,
>
> >> > I have data set up such that I need to sum the value of a certain cell
> >> > and all its offsets
>
> >> > i.e.
>
> >> > I have data in B2, B12, B22, B32, B42 and I want to sum up only these
> >> > values, however I don't want to explicitly state each cell. For my
> >> > other summation I want to sum up B3, B13, B23, B33, B43 and etc.
>
> >> > What would this group suggest be the most elegant way in doing so

```
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9/17/2007 5:39:13 PM
```Using your sample  formula as the base....

This regular formula:
=SUMPRODUCT(--(MOD(ROW(E1:E123),10)=5),SUMIF(ValuesCol_1,E1:E123,ValuesCol_2))

Where:
ValuesCol_1 is the first column of your Values range
ValuesCol_2 is the second column of your Values range

Does that help?
--------------------------

Regards,

Ron (XL2003, Win XP)
Microsoft MVP (Excel)

"Chris" <chris.olekas@gmail.com> wrote in message
news:1190047718.646779.282600@n39g2000hsh.googlegroups.com...
> Ok,
>
> I can see how that can work, but say rather than values for A,B,C i
> have strings which in which I use a VLOOKUP to get teh value of them.
>
> I tried something like
> =SUM(IF(MOD(ROW(E1:E123),10)=5,VLOOKUP(E1:E123, Values,2)))
>
> But that doesn't seem to work
> On Sep 17, 12:10 pm, "Sandy Mann" <sandyma...@mailinator.com> wrote:
>> This will sum all cells in B3:B123 spaced 10 rows apart, ie 3, 13, 23,
>> 33,
>> 43 etc.
>>
>> =SUM(IF(MOD(ROW(B1:B123),10)=3,B1:B123))
>>
>> It is an array formula so must be entered with Ctrl + Shift + Enter
>> instead
>> of just Enter.
>>
>> Adjust to your own needs.
>>
>> --
>> HTH
>>
>> Sandy
>> In Perth, the ancient capital of Scotland
>> and the crowning place of kings
>>
>> sandyma...@mailinator.com
>> Replace @mailinator.com with @tiscali.co.uk
>>
>> "Chris" <chris.ole...@gmail.com> wrote in message
>>
>> news:1190044081.932245.226590@w3g2000hsg.googlegroups.com...
>>
>> > Hello,
>>
>> > I have data set up such that I need to sum the value of a certain cell
>> > and all its offsets
>>
>> > i.e.
>>
>> > I have data in B2, B12, B22, B32, B42 and I want to sum up only these
>> > values, however I don't want to explicitly state each cell. For my
>> > other summation I want to sum up B3, B13, B23, B33, B43 and etc.
>>
>> > What would this group suggest be the most elegant way in doing so
>
>

```
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9/17/2007 5:43:39 PM
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Hi How I store 4'5'' (4 foot and 5 inches) in a cell and use it i callculations. Thanks Parminde -- Panka ----------------------------------------------------------------------- Pankaj's Profile: http://www.excelforum.com/member.php?action=getinfo&userid=3024 View this thread: http://www.excelforum.com/showthread.php?threadid=49913 Your best method is to use a format like 4 5/12 with custom format # ??/12 BTW this is not longer British (UK is metric) but American -- Bernard V Liengme www.stfx.ca/people/bliengme remove caps from email "Pankaj" <Pank...

Is a function or a number behind a cell?
Lets say that in column A there are several typed in numbers (2, 5, 8 ect) and some functions that result in a number. By looking at this sheet you cannot tell wether there is a typed in number of function behind a cell. Is there a function that i can put in column B that can tell you weather a the cell right next to it in column A is a typed in number of a function? thank you, bay Create a UDF Function IsFormula(rng As Range) If rng.Count > 1 Then IsFormula = CVErr(xlErrRef) Else IsFormula = rng.HasFormula End If End Function and use that -- HTH Bo...