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jfarr1978
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PostPosted: Thu May 13, 2010 9:29 am    Post subject: Finding Negative Values Reply with quote

I use OOCalc for my yearly budget... is there an easy way to search for negative values?
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PostPosted: Thu May 13, 2010 11:29 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Search for the minus sign.
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PostPosted: Thu May 13, 2010 7:11 pm    Post subject: Sign Function Reply with quote

SIGN
Returns the sign of a number. Returns 1 if the number is positive, -1 if negative and 0 if zero.
Syntax
SIGN(Number)
Number is the number whose sign is to be determined.
Example
=SIGN(3.4) returns 1.
=SIGN(-4.5) returns -1.

=IF(SIGN(A1)=-1;A1;"")
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