Time Formulas

Jenpie

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Hi-

I am having problems trying to figure out a formula with hours and minutes in it.

For example: I have column A as "# of hours" which is 1,643 hours and column B as "# of components" which is 20 components. I need to find the "Hours per components" which ends up being 82hrs 9 mins. But I can't figure out the format or formula to get the hours per component column to show up 82hrs 9mins. Hope this is clear enough!

Thanks!
 

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pooj_malh

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Hi Can you tell me if you want to have the hours and minutes in the same column or separate columns.

If you wish to have them in separate columns try this
arrange your data in this format

A1 1643
B1 20
C1 Time(hrs)
D1 Time(min)

Put the following formula in C1 and D1 respectively
=INT(A1/B1)
=(A1/B1-C1)*60

I hope it solves your problem

Thanks and Regards[/code]
 

pooj_malh

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Try using

TEXT and CONCATENATE function in excel..

I am trying and will get back to u once I am done
 

barry houdini

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For example: I have column A as "# of hours" which is 1,643 hours and column B as "# of components" which is 20 components. I need to find the "Hours per components" which ends up being 82hrs 9 mins. But I can't figure out the format or formula to get the hours per component column to show up 82hrs 9mins. Hope this is clear enough!
Thanks!

The answer depends on the format of your cells - is A2 1643 or 1643:00?

If the former then use

=A2/B2/24

if the latter just

=A2/B2

in either case format result cell as [h]"hrs" m" mins"
 

pooj_malh

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A1 1643
B1 20


CONCATENATE(INT(A1/B1),"hrs",INT((A1/B1-INT(A1/B1))*60),"min")


Use this formula and let me know if it solved your problem

thanks and regards
pooja
 

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