Calculate work order aging with IF statement for blanks.

Ybenn

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Hello.

I need to calculate the age of a work order using the start date (a2) and end date (b2). The “open” work orders will have a blank end date.

I want to write a formula that will use today’s date as the end date if the end date cell is blank. I’m assuming I use an IF statement, but not sure how to write it.
 

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=if(b2="",today()-a2,b2-a2)
 

sandy666

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another way

A
B
C
D
1
StartDateEndDateAge
2
10/07/2019​
20/07/2019​
10​
=IFERROR(CHOOSE(MATCH(--ISBLANK(B2),{0,1},0),DATEDIF(A2,B2,"d"),DATEDIF(A2,TODAY(),"d")),"")
3
20/07/2019​
30/07/2019​
10​
4
30/07/2019​
10/08/2019​
11​
5
10/08/2019​
5​
6
20/08/2019​
7
30/08/2019​
 

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