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    Hi

    I have 2 value in cells b1 & c1. I want to divide c1 by b1 but dispaly the result as a ratio with b1 as base 1 ie 1:0.04 (2 decimal places only. Can anybody please help?

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    Could this be what you want?

    Put the formula =c1/b1 in the desired cell and format this cell with the following "custom" format:

    "1:"0.00

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    I was messing around with custom but couldn't get it to work! Thanks for your help Marc

    Lee

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    On 2002-03-21 06:01, LeeHitchen wrote:
    Hi

    I have 2 value in cells b1 & c1. I want to divide c1 by b1 but dispaly the result as a ratio with b1 as base 1 ie 1:0.04 (2 decimal places only. Can anybody please help?

    Regards

    Lee
    ="1:"&ROUND(C1/B1,2)

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