# Convert Positive Values To Negative Values

Apr 7, 2008

I have a table (column C5 to H20)

The table has values in each cell. Some cells have zero values and some have positive values.

Basically, I need to convert all positive (non zero) values to Negative values using VBA (i.e. convert 251 to -251).

## Positive And Negative Values

Sep 3, 2009

way using vba to match a -negative value to a postive value in a same column and delete the entire row? (debits and credits)

## TRIMMEAN Only On Positive (negative) Values On A Row

Mar 7, 2014

Using AVERAGEIF on a row containing both positive and negative values one can easily calculate the Average of only the positive or negative values. I need to filter the 20% outlier on each case, how can I do that with TRIMMEAN ?

This is an example of the current formula using Averageif for the positive values:

=IF(C3=0;0,0001;AVERAGEIF(Auxiliary!B29:BL29;">="&O3))

For now O3 can assumed to be 0.

## Cell Colours For Negative And Positive Values

Jan 24, 2014

I've got 12 months worth of business accounts which have been downloaded onto a single spreadsheet.

These show negative and positive values. As I only want to work on the negative figs at the moment, how do I highlight the colour of the positive value cells or font to prevent any mistakes ?

## Offsetting Positive And Negative Values Within Each Account

Apr 13, 2014

I have a sheet which contains credits and debits for several accounts:

Customer
Amount

ABC
2000

XYZ
3000

XYZ
1000

ABC
1000

ABC
-5000

XYZ
1000

What I need to do is match negative and positive values within each account and highlight them. I have been able to put together a VBA code from google and other forums to match within all rows.

Code:
Sub matchdata()
On Error Resume Next

For Each cl In Columns(10).SpecialCells(2, 1)
Err.Clear

[Code] ........

1. I need to adapt the code so as to do matching within accounts. Example within ABC and XYZ separately.There will be 100s of accounts.
2. If possible, I need to offset a credit (negative value) with multiple debits. Example: ABC -5000 would offset ABC 2000 and ABC 1000. I am not worried about the remaining balance.

## Macro: Change Positive Values To Negative

Feb 6, 2007

I use data on a text file and import this into Excel and use a macro to format. The data lists invoices and credit notes and their dollar value.

Due to a fault in the program that creates the text file all dollar amounts are shown as positive figures. Credit note amounts should correctly be shown as negative figures.

The invoice number format is 8 characters beginning with a letter and credit notes begin with a number.

Is there macro code that will change credit note values to a negative figure?

## Find Where Values Change From Positive To Negative

Nov 20, 2007

I have a series that comprises of two rows:

Row 1 is date
Row 2 are values

I am trying to find a formula where I can identify where in row two the value chages from positive to negative, and where it changes from positive to negative it should return the date the value changes from positive to negative ie:

ROW 1 08-Jan 09-Jan 10-Jan
ROW 2 1111 22222 -33333

The formula should identify that in row 2 the negative value occurs at -33333 and at the 10th of January.

## List Positive Values From Negative Cells

May 17, 2008

VBA code to change a cells value in a column and the adjacent column to the right of it. If the column has a negative number in it, I need to put the absolute value of that number into the next cell over on the right. I then need to change the original column values to 0. I've added a spreadsheet that shows an example and the desired output.

## Convert Absolute Values To Negative Values Based On Criteria

Aug 14, 2008

is it possible to write a macro that will convert absolute values into negative based on criteria? Data gets downloaded from in house system which comes out as all absolute values, now i need the macro to covert absolute values to negative if the amount is either "Our Reciepts" or "Our Delivery"

Below is a small sample of data, real data is around 100 rows

Col DCol EOur Receipts1231Our Delivery1231Delivery Settlement1323

## Compare 2 Columns Based On Their Positive And Negative Values?

Aug 27, 2013

I want to compare 2 columns based on their positive and negative values..

For example,

A B C
ID1 91 -7
ID2 -7 74
ID3 -4 -5
ID4 90 4
ID5 -55 34
ID6 33 3

I want to know 1) which id's have both negative values in both columns B & C, 2) which id's have both positive values in both columns B & C, and which id's have opposite signs in both columns B & C.

I want to have a sum of each one of that..

## Excel 2010 :: Rounding Negative (and Positive) Time Values?

Apr 24, 2013

EXCEL 2010. I have a column of negative and positive times (eg. -00:52, -03:07, 06:02) in custom hh:mm format, and would like a new column rounding these times to the nearest negative or positive hour (with just the whole hours displayed), so I need a formula that would give me (for this example) -1, -3, 6, etc.

## Convert Positive # To Negative

Mar 11, 2009

Is there a simple way to convert a positive number to a negative number ?

Fromto
10(10.00)
56(56.00)
116(116.00)

Additionally, would the same procedure work for time?
So if I had a column listing hours that looks like this:

10:05:00
4:34:00
2:18:06

is there a way to convert this to negative hours? Understandably, there are no such thing as negative hours, but I am trying to illustrate a situation where an internal procedure was completed x amount of hours before the specified start time.

## Convert Negative Number To Positive?

Nov 12, 2012

I keep getting the correct answer, but it returns it as negative and I need a positive answer.

## How To Convert Negative Figure To Positive

Jun 27, 2014

I wish to convert a negative figure Ie (-1,500) to positive. How do i go about it?

## Convert Positive Numbers To Negative

Jan 8, 2008

I have created a Pivot table from a source data file that includes a document status column ('Type I Or C') (I for Invoice & C for Credit) and an Invoice / Credit value column (Invoiced Price). However the values for both invoices and credits are positive so when summed distort the total values.

I am attempting to create an additional column within the Pivot table to convert the credit note values to negative by inserting a calculated field under the formula tab, i.e.

=IF('Type I Or C'="C",-'Invoiced Price','Invoiced Price')

The above formula works fine in a standard worksheet but it is not reckonsing the "C" within the pivot table. If I manually change the value to numeric (i.e. 1 for Invoices and 2 for credits) it works fine, i.e =IF('Type I Or C'="2",-'Invoiced Price','Invoiced Price')

so it appears to be an alpha issue?

## Userform Listbox: Check Wether Range Have Negative Values Or Not If Yes Load All Negative Values In The Listbox1 By Clicking Checkbox

Jan 19, 2009

I have data in range J2:J365 , H368:H401 & J403:J827. i want to check wether this range have negative values or not if yes load all negative values in the listbox1 by clicking checkbox.

## Convert Numbers To Text With Positive & Negative Signs

Nov 19, 2007

Have the following numeric values:
-3.46
103
0
6.2
I would like to convert (not format) them to
the following 14-byte text values:
-0000000000346
+0000000010300
+0000000000000
+0000000000620

## Conditional Formula To Convert Number With Positive Value To Its Negative Equivalent

Aug 27, 2012

I am looking for a conditional formula that can be applied to a cell so that when I enter a number with a positive value, it:

1) Converts it to its negative equivalent value.
2) Displays in the value in the cell with parentheses around the number to indicate that the value is negative.

I am trying to do this without having to reference another cell to provide the entry or display the outcome.

## Remove Trailing Letter From Numbers & Convert To Positive / Negative

Feb 16, 2008

I use currency data pasted from legacy program that pastes dollar values followed by a C or D to represent debit and credits, ie -- 1,000,000.00C or 1,000,000.00D.

Is there some way to remove the letter and correctly format the value to a negative or positive number on a whole worksheet or column?

Currently I am doing this manually one cell at a time.

## Convert Calculation Result To Negative If Positive & Vice Versa

Jul 1, 2008

I have a column of numbers such as

1001150
1001124
2224445

I need add a period in the following locations

10011.50
10011.24
22244.45

I figured this out using a format rule of

#.##

I then need to make the numbers negative so I did

-#.##

but this doesn't "stick", if I filter the numbers by negative numbers, none of them show up. So how do I make the formatting actually become the numbers? Auto Merged Post Until 24 Hrs Passes;After doing some more research I found the "precision as displayed" option. I can't find this option on Excel 2007, but I moved the files into 2003 and the option doesn't do anything. It is not permanently changing the column that I have added the formatting too.

## Ranking With Duplicate Values While Ignoring Zeros And Negative Values

Mar 26, 2014

I'm trying to rank the values in cells S32:S38 in ascending order while ignoring zeros and negative values. I also need to rank duplicate values with a unique ranking, so that no ranking value is repeated. I tried the formula below, but the ranking values start at "2" instead of "1" and I can't figure out how to fix it.

Formula:

[Code] ....

## Positive To Negative If Cell On Left Negative

Sep 1, 2007

I have data starting in E7. I want it to go down the column and find the negative numbers. If it finds one then I want it to change the number in the row to the left of it to a negative. So if E67 is a negative number, make D67 a negative and so forth down the line Sounds "simple" but how do I do it?

## Use Vlookup For Negative Values Or A Range Of Values?

Oct 27, 2008

i want to put a subject for a negative values, how should i do it?

For example:

lookup_value: -1000
table_array:
<0 - Poor
0-10000 - Good
> 10000 - excellent

is it possible to do this? ALternatively see the (new) attachment for clearer question.

## Minimun Of Positive Values

Jul 22, 2009

I want cell D5 to be the minimum value of cells D29:T29. Some of the cells will have no value (or \$0.00) and some will have values in them. I tried the following formula in cell D5 but it doesn't work: =IF(D29:T29>0,MIN(D29:T29))).

## List Only Cells With Positive Values

Mar 15, 2011

I have two columns of data, which are constantly being added to. Column A is a unique name (no duplicates) and column B is its corresponding value. In many instances the value in column B is zero. I want to produce a list in column C with the names that have a positive value which will update automatically as names and values are added to column A and B. Is this possible?

## How To Add Positive Only Values From Filtered Results

Feb 22, 2012

Based on filtered data I want to produce a result for the Average trade gain.

Lets say I have 100 rows of data, and based on filtered settings the rows reduce to 5 rows of results.

Of those results I want to find an average of all the positive values (trading profits) and ignore the negative ones.

\$2000
\$1500
-\$700
\$4000
-\$1000

The answer should be (2000+1500+4000)/3

The need for filtering makes this problematic. I am inclined to use SUBTOTAL as it applies to filters rows only, but I can't see how to use an IF statement within it.

In addition to this I would also love to know how to subtotal all positive values without averaging.

## Matching Negative Value W/ Corresponding Positive Value

Jan 23, 2008

I have a spreadsheet of invoices and credits memos (500+ rows). Is there a way to match the positive and negatives that match? For example if there is -40.39 in one cell and positive 40.39 in another that it could highlight both those cells. I was thinking to do it in conditional formatting however I can not get it to work. It does not have to be fancy I just need to highlight them because there will not be a lot that do actually match.

## Ensure A Negative Or Positive Value

Feb 2, 2010

My form has a combobox with three options "Withdrawal" "Deposit" "Fee". I want to make sure that whatever number a user puts into a textbox, if they select "Withdrawal" or "Fee" that number will be converted to a negative number, and if they select "Deposit" it will be positive. I have written the following code and am just wondering if there is some super slick way of doing it other than an if statement.

## Positive And Negative Changes Any 2 Numbers

Feb 4, 2012

I would like to see that I am continually saving on a per-day basis (as well as overtime). I allowance myself an allowance each day, but some days, I need to spend more money than that. The best solution I have to is keep a running total for myself, so that each day is affected by the preceding days. Therefore, if I spend too much, I now have a small defecit that needs to be corrected. This method keep me on track as far as saving and spending.

Question (and I copied the actual data from my spreadsheet):

Without having to manual enter the final calculations (because this is just a simple part of an overall larger, more complex spreadsheet), can I generate the values in my Value Change row, based on the information from my Running Total row?

For example, Day 1 to Day 2, I was able to incease my running total from 233 to 354 (meaning that I had saved +121 that day). Of course, this is an easy subtraction problem (Day 2 - Day 1 = Value Change). From Day 2 to Day 3, I spent way too much. The running total fell to -1198, meaning that I spent 1552 too much (that day's value change is -1552). Again, this an easy subtraction (Day 3 - Day 2 = Value Change, just like the first example). From Day 3 to Day 4, I was able to reduce my running total -1063, meaning that I was able to save 135 that day. This is my problem. Day 4 - Day 3 does not equal the value change of + 135. To get this value, the preceding formula now has to change to ABS(Day 3) - ABS(Day 4).

This is the issue. I need a formula that can work normally when the numbers are postive or when the second value is larger (in terms of absolute value). On the other hand, it needs to recognize the special cases like Day 3 - Day 4. Is this some form of a conditional function?

Running Total 233354-1198-1063-878-658-933-807-657
Percentage Change51.93%-438.42%11.27%17.40%25.06%-41.79%13.50%18.59%
Value Change121-1552135185220-275126150

## Add Positive Or Negative From Division

Dec 3, 2006

I have a forecast for a week, all days I type in, the real order, in the end of the week I got a difference between the forecast and the real orders. the difference can be positive or negative, in any case I want that difference to be added on the next cell on next week, plus the difference between the forecast and the real order from the day before, and so on.

I'm using this formula "E4*(\$L\$3+1+IF(K4,ABS(K3/K4-1),0))" but if the real order is less than the forecast the formula add the difference increasing in a positive way, when what I want is decrease the value if the difference shows a negative tendency.

hope this make sense.

I attached a file with what I intend to do.