Error while updating filelist not working copy
Same goes with conditional formulas like IF, AND, OR. Your formulas can go wrong if you don’t consider BODMAS.It’s very important to specify text within double quotes. How to fix this issue: It’s very simple, you just need to change sequence by using parentheses like below.Numbers formatted as a text is one of the common reason for formulas not working in excel. For example, on the left-hand side, you can see Customer ID looks similar to numbers.But, if you refer above formatting section, you could see that they have been formatted as text.
You can alternatively use the F9 shortcut key to refresh the workbook.
How to fix this issue: Make sure all your numbers are formatted as numbers instead of text.
It’s worth to re-format lookup column before using Vlookup formula. Personally, I’ve struggled many times with these type of errors.
This option is very useful to find out all the formulas in a worksheet.
Having said that, we need to be little careful while using show formulas option, otherwise, you might end up with something like below.