How to combine IF ISNUMBER SEARCH with AND

Santorin

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Hello Everyone
I need an advice from exel masters
I trying to create formula like this:
=IF(ISNUMBER(AND(SEARCH("text1";A1)),(SEARCH("text2",B1))),"text3")), but does not work
Formula says that If A1 is found to contain the text1, and B1 is found to contain the text2, then display text3
 

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AlanY

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try this

=IF(AND(ISNUMBER(SEARCH("text1",A1)),ISNUMBER(SEARCH("text2",B1))),"text3")
 

AlanY

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your original formula has a mixture of ; and , as seperator that I assume was a typo

=IF(ISNUMBER(AND(SEARCH("text1";A1)),(SEARCH("text2",B1))),"text3"))

try this instead

=IF(AND(ISNUMBER(SEARCH("text1";A1));ISNUMBER(SEARCH("text2";B1)));"text3")
 

AlanY

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you're welcome
 
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