SETVALUE¶

Writes a given value into target cell, if specified condition evaluates to true.

Syntax

=SETVALUE([Condition], Value, TargetCell [, OverwriteFormula])

Arguments

Name Description
Condition Optional. Condition to check for action. Defaults to FALSE if no condition is given.
Value Value to write to target cell, if condition evaluates to TRUE.
TargetCell Cell to put value into.
OverwriteFormula Optional. Set to TRUE remove any cell formula. Defaults to FALSE.

Return Value

TRUE

Example

Function Result Comment
=SETVALUE(2>1, 42, B1) TRUE Will put value 42 in cell B1, but keeps possible cell formula
=SETVALUE(2>1, 42, B1, TRUE) TRUE Same as before, but overwrites possible cell formula so that 42 is returned on subsequent machine steps
=SETVALUE(, 42, B1) TRUE Does nothing because no condition is specified