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I need help with the following: I have 2 columns in a list and when "Yes" is selected in column 1, then "Yes" must be selected in column 2 also

What I need is:

If [column 1]="Yes", then [column 2] must be "Yes".

in other words, If [column 1]="No", then [column 2] can be "No" or "Not Applicable")

It would be great if anyone could help me with the right formula.

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  • What is the data type of your columns? Choice or Boolean (Yes/No)/anything else? Mar 4, 2020 at 10:52
  • And what you want to do If [column 1]="No"? Can [column 2] be anything in this case or it should only be either "No" or "Not Applicable" (and not "Yes")? Mar 4, 2020 at 10:57
  • Column 1 is a choice to force the users to select the right answer and not leave it default. if they select no in column 1, they can select anything in column 2. I put your formula and it works!
    – Simona M
    Mar 4, 2020 at 11:19

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Try using below formula:

=IF([column 1]="Yes",IF([column 2]="Yes",TRUE,FALSE),TRUE)

This will satisfy the condition: If [column 1]="Yes", then [column 2] must be "Yes".

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