Linking cells problem

paul3191

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Hi I know how to link cell's

Sheet1 cell A5 linked to sheet2 A5 by using ='Sheet2!A5

the problem I have is that some of the cells on sheet2 do not contain data but sheet 1 is returing a 0

Thanks
 

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Richard Schollar

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Hi

If you don't want it to return anything when the target cell does not contain data, you could wrap the formula in an IF statement:

=IF('Sheet2!A5="","",'Sheet2!A5)
 

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