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Calculated Value based on a Checkbox field RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi All:

            This should be quite straightforward, but for some reason...

            I implement a calculated value with this expression: =IF(fieldName="Yes",1,0)

    and the data type returned from this formula is a number with 0 decimal places...

            Something particular about this, is that the fieldName field is a checkbox.

            It doesn't work, I only get 0s for all the values (Yes or No).

            I tryed again changing to =IF(fieldName="Yes","1","0") and data type returned string, but I get the same result...

            Can you realize what I am doing wrong?... It's just that I see it pretty well...

            Ok, thanks.


    Acaspita
    Monday, September 6, 2010 1:33 PM

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  • Have you tried True/False and 1/0 in the comparison?  What is the value of the checkbox in the settings for that checkbox column?  Is it a boolean or choice fiied?  Basically, the results of the expression are telling you that fieldName is never equal to the text "Yes"
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    Monday, September 6, 2010 11:36 PM

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