How to count cells

Maci3j

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Joined
Apr 4, 2013
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Dear readers,

so here we have 3 different systems. Is there a good way to count the number of all cells that are different? So the result of the formula will be 3.
This is how my table looks like:
system
01ms01
01ms01
02ms01
02ms01
04ms03

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Try

=SUM(IF(FREQUENCY(IF(A2:A10<>"",MATCH("~"&A2:A10,A2:A10&"",0)),ROW(A2:A10)-ROW(A2)+1),1))

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