Kári asks, I have a formula where I have to put in a criteria. The criteria is, that the formula has to gather numbers that are bigger than 0,5 (>0,5), but not bigger than 2 (<2). But how do I do that? I have tried: ">0,5"&"<2" and a lot of other combinations, but nothing works.
Kári: For a SUMIF or COUNTIF formula with 2 conditions, you need to use an array formula.
This type of formula is discussed here: http://www.mrexcel.com/tip031.shtml.
Since I wrote that article a few years ago, a better version of the formula has come to light. The web page discusses using this formula for a CountIf with 2 conditions:
You can use boolean logic instead to write this formula for CountIf
or this formula for SumIf:
Remember, you must hold down the Ctrl and Shift keys then hit enter to enter these CSE or Array formulas.
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By Bill Jelen on 05-Jul-2002
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