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I have a workbook with 2 spreadsheets. On first spreadsheet I use value from one CELL (number of people at camp) that keeps updating daily with respect to date.

One second sheet I have to calculate number of man-hours worked with respect to date. I can make IF function, but it erodes all values other than today's date.

I need IF function that should not disturb values corresponding to previous dates.


Not clear from the pictures what formulas you are using - but it sounds as though you have a fixed location on one sheet that you need to have in different locations on the other sheet depending on day =-= this isn't really possible in excel other than via a macro, or by simply repeating the formula but every day pasting over the results with the values for that day.

I'm more than happy to help further if needs be.  If it helps my direct email is
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Aidan Heritage


I have provided first hand support since `95 for Microsoft Office majoring in Word and Excel - support for all versions from 2 onwards. I'm based in the UK, so please allow for time differences when asking me questions from other parts of the world!


My background is in the insurance industry and call centre areas, but have been called upon to provide many varied solutions.

I'm educated to UK A level standard, but as I left school some 30 years ago that is rather irrelevent - university of life has provided more of a background!

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