concatenate if

rubyh

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Im trying to concatnate 3 cells together in a row, However if for example data is in
A2, B2, i dont want it to return C2 if its blank and i would like to place a - (dash) in the middle between the cells when they are returned. I know theres a easy im just drawing ablank right now....
thanks ahead of time
 

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PaddyD

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I sort of get what you mean, but can you give us a couple of examples just to be sure...
 

rubyh

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Book2
ABCD
1data1data2data3FORMULAFIELD
2MeMe
3MeMyselfMe-Myself
4MeMyselfIMe-Myself-I
Sheet1
 

Doug.T

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How about....

=A2&(IF(ISBLANK(B2),"","-"))&B2&(IF(ISBLANK(C2),"","-"))&C2
 

rubyh

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im seriously mentally ILL i dont why i didnt think of that.. thanks for the mind jolt.
 
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