Hi All, I was hoping to get some help with writing an IF statement in excel 2010. I basically have a column for frequency and a column for risk like the following:

Frequency:

Annually

Bi-Annually

Quarterly

Monthly

Weekly

DailyRisk:

Low

Medium

HighI basically need a formula that knows for example:

If quarterly AND high then the value in the cell will equal 90...or if monthly and low the value would equal 60...and so on.Thanks for any help you can provide!!!

A better option might be a table with Frequency down the side and Risk across the top, like: A B C D 1) Low Medium High 2) Annually 54 72 86 3) Bi-Annually 56 74 88 4) Quarterly 58 76 90 5) Monthly 60 80 92 6) Weekly 62 82 94 7) Daily 64 84 96 8) 9) Frequency 10) Risk 11) 12) ValueNow enter this formula in Cell B12

=IF(OR(ISBLANK(B9),ISBLANK(B10)),"",VLOOKUP(B9,$A$2:$D$7,MATCH(B10,$B$1:$D$1,0)+1,FALSE))

Now when you enter a Frequency in cell B9

and when you enter a Risk in cell B10The formula will get the value of the intersection of the two from the table.

IE: B9 = Quarterly

B10 = Medium

B12 should return 76Is this something you can use?

Or do you really want an =IF() function to tries to cover all the possible combinations above.MIKE

To take Mike's fine suggestion one step farther, consider using Drop Down Validation lists in B9 and B10, with the lists populated with the values from A2:A7 and B1:B3 respectively, That way there would be no danger of a user entering something in one of those cells that could cause an error.

The other advantage of the table method (and the drop downs) is that all changes are made to the table, not to any formulas or hardcoded data validation lists.

Click Here Before Posting Data or VBA Code ---> How To Post Data or Code.

Ask Your Question

Weekly Poll

Did you buy anything on Amazon's Prime Day?

Discuss in The Lounge

Poll History