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Selecting / copying nth rows in Libre Office Calc

asked 2016-08-29 15:04:24 +0200

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Hi all! Please guys, how do I copy every nth (in my case 120th) line in Calc from ex. column A to column B?

Manually selecting is not an option since I have thousands of lines. I have already tried this solutions which didn't work unfortunately:

https://forum.openoffice.org/en/forum...

http://askubuntu.com/questions/187833...

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answered 2016-08-29 19:18:13 +0200

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Works for me

=OFFSET($A$2, (ROW()-2)*120,0)

Don't forget to copy down the column B for enough cells to suit your list.

Depending on your language installed you might need ";" instead of ",".

If you cant to copy the formula down the length of the table without showing 0 for blank cells try:

=IF(OFFSET($A$2, (ROW()-2)*120,0)<>"",OFFSET($A$2, (ROW()-2)*120,0),"")

Attached Example, Untitled 16.ods might help you see it working.

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I can't upvote this because I don't have enough points (WTF?). So I have to comment, that this worked for me.

vnfkdfj gravatar imagevnfkdfj ( 2018-04-26 21:29:53 +0200 )edit
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