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Brittany Daniels512 Points
Is the "total dollar value" of two categories in a spreadsheet found by filtering the two categories and sum the column?
I am coming up with an incorrect answer every time. I filter out the requested categories, then use a sum formula at the bottom of that column. Is it totaling the rest of the categories that are hidden? Thanks in advance!
Kim B4,184 Points
Yeah, filtering won't filter values out of an equation. You could use a
Or, filter out for just the F&B and Entertainment categories, then click the little box in the bottom right of the Gsheet and look at the Sum value.