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Question: sum up absolute values


How can I sum up absolute values of a column?

Thanks for any hint!

Mac mini (Late 2014), macOS High Sierra (10.13.3)

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Mar 15, 2018 11:56 AM in response to oopi In response to oopi

"Not elegant, but correct result."

If 'elegant' means 'neat and well-dressed' and applies only to appearance, this might fit the description.

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In the same manner as the elegance of a swan gliding swiftly across the pond, though, the calm and serene appearance belies the furious paddling going on below the surface.

Here, the first stage is carried out by the formula below, entered in C2 and filled down to C10.

C2: ABS(B2)



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