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Gulshan,

I am trying to expand a formula and having no luck

the question is:

If cell A1 is less than one then No Stock,  if A1 is greater then 0, but less than 9 low stock and if A1 is 10 or greater stock.

I can do it for just stock or no stock but can't work out the middle aspect.

Many thanks in anticipation of your help

Alan

Hi Alan,

The logic you have given seems to contradict in some places. I'm assuming you mean --> If stock is less than 1, then "No stock"; if stock is greater than or equal to 1 but less than 10, then "Low stock"; if stock is greater than or equal to 10, then "stock"

If my understanding is correct, then the following formula should resolve your issue:

=IF(A1>=10,"Stock",(IF(A1>=1,"Low stock","No Stock")))

*assuming your stock value is stored in cell A1.

The way I approach this kind of issues is normally have different formulae in individual cells for each of the if conditions, then starting from the greatest value condition as a base, paste the next if formula in the [false] sections of the preceding formula.

Hope this helps.
Gulshan.
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 Rating(1-10) Knowledgeability = 10 Clarity of Response = 10 Politeness = 10 Comment Gulshan, if I could give you a score of 11 I would. Very helpful, understandable and polite. Thank you very much for your assistance.

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