Simple question about IF Statement

Joined
Sep 5, 2002
Messages
1
This should be simple but for some reason I can't figure out how to do it.

I have the following formula:
=IF(J2="y","payments will begin on ","")

What I need to do is include a cell reference within the string. Form example if I enter "August 1, 2002" in cell K2, how can I get excel to reference cell K2 so that the result of the if statement is "Payments will begin on August 1, 2002".

Help, I have a bunch of letters to do and I refuse to do them one at a time.

Thanks
 

Excel Facts

Workdays for a market open Mon, Wed, Friday?
Yes! Use "0101011" for the weekend argument in NETWORKDAYS.INTL or WORKDAY.INTL. The 7 digits start on Monday. 1 means it is a weekend.
You may need to use something like

=IF(J2="y","payments will begin on "&TEXT(K2,"mm-dd-yy"),"")
 
Upvote 0

Forum statistics

Threads
1,217,258
Messages
6,135,506
Members
449,945
Latest member
noone12344444444

We've detected that you are using an adblocker.

We have a great community of people providing Excel help here, but the hosting costs are enormous. You can help keep this site running by allowing ads on MrExcel.com.
Allow Ads at MrExcel

Which adblocker are you using?

Disable AdBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Pause on this site" option.
Go back

Disable AdBlock Plus

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock Plus

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the toggle to disable it for "mrexcel.com".
Go back

Disable uBlock Origin

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock Origin

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back

Disable uBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back
Back
Top