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IF then functionality in Libreoffice Calc

asked 2015-11-16 21:37:38 +0100

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is it possible to make a automatic calculation on the basis of a specific word ?

example: in column 1 are amounts (money) in column 2 are words (For instance: office, clothing, travel, etc.) as follows: column 1:
123.- 100.- 123,- 200,- 250,- etc column 2: travel clothing clothing travel office etc.

now i want to calculate the totals of the different amounts based on the words stated in column 2

calculated in a different overview as follows: Office: all amounts with the word office in column 2 clothing all amounts with the word clothing in column 2 etc..

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answered 2016-01-15 20:51:27 +0100

You could use pivottables:

  • The expenses are the data
  • The categories are the row fields

Click ok, and the pivottable automatically makes the sum per category.

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