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Sum function returns "0'

 
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iomari
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 22, 2005 1:37 am    Post subject: Sum function returns "0' Reply with quote

I have a formula:
SUM(J2:J27)

that only returns 0.
The value in the cells are all numbers. What am I doing wrong?
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David
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 22, 2005 6:55 am    Post subject: Re: Sum function returns "0' Reply with quote

Check your formatting. The formula is likely seeing them as "text", not "number". Select the cells and reformat as number.

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