Hi Bob,

I am having a problem adding another IF statement to my formulas in column Y. I would like to have it so that if any cells in column O say "Critical" it would have to return "Immediately". Right now the formula in columns Y is

=IFERROR(IF(AND(LEN(TRIM(W7))=0,LEN(TRIM(X7))=0),"",IF(LEN(TRIM(X7))>0,IF(W7>=X7,"Closed on Time","Overdue"),IF(TODAY()>W7,"Overdue",""))),"")

How do I add another IF statement without saying i've added too many arguments to this function?

I've added a screen shot to show you what it looks like right now.

Thank you! I appreciate all your help!

=IF(O7="Critical","Immediately",IFERROR(IF(AND(LEN(TRIM(W7))=0,LEN(TRIM(X7))=0),"",IF(LEN(TRIM(X7))>0,IF(W7>=X7,"Closed on Time","Overdue"),IF(TODAY()>W7,"Overdue",""))),""))

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Bob Umlas


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