# Array Formula for Max Value with Conditions

#### PoggiPJ

##### Active Member
Originally I only needed the latest date in a list - simple, Max(A2:A7). Now I need to only consider end dates where the Extended Total is >0. I understand the basics of how array formulas work and have written some simple ones, but I am struggling with an array formula that will give me the max of col A when Col B > 0. In the following example rows 3 and 5 would be excluded and the result would be 5/31/2016. Would really appreciate some help.

Excel 2003
AB
1Coverage Ends Extended Total
23/1/2013 4,339.00
312/31/2017 -
45/15/2015 39,992.00
57/31/2016 -
64/1/2013
75/31/2016 5,422.00

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Sheet1

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#### Robert Mika

##### MrExcel MVP
Originally I only needed the latest date in a list - simple, Max(A2:A7). Now I need to only consider end dates where the Extended Total is >0. I understand the basics of how array formulas work and have written some simple ones, but I am struggling with an array formula that will give me the max of col A when Col B > 0. In the following example rows 3 and 5 would be excluded and the result would be 5/31/2016. Would really appreciate some help.

Excel 2003
AB
1Coverage Ends Extended Total
23/1/2013 4,339.00
312/31/2017 -
45/15/2015 39,992.00
57/31/2016 -
64/1/2013
75/31/2016 5,422.00

<tbody>
</tbody>
Sheet1

Excel 2010
ABCD
1Coverage EndsExtended Total
23/1/20134,339.005/31/2016
312/31/2017
45/15/201539,992.00
57/31/2016
64/1/2013
75/31/20165,422.00
Sheet3
Cell Formulas
RangeFormula
D2{=MAX(IF(B2:B7>0,A2:A7))}
Press CTRL+SHIFT+ENTER to enter array formulas.

#### PoggiPJ

##### Active Member
Robert, thank you very much. I was definitely going down the wrong path with my thinking. That worked perfectly.

#### Robert Mika

##### MrExcel MVP
Robert, thank you very much. I was definitely going down the wrong path with my thinking. That worked perfectly.

You are welcome.

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