I am following this article: Examples of common formulas in lists

A simple sample is this:


However when I save the column I get following error:

Sorry, something went wrong The formula contains a syntax error or is not supported.

If I just do this it works:


However I need to calculate hours and days between two dates so I need some of the commands.

Any pointer what I am doing wrong?

  • Non-US regional settings? Use semi-colon instead of colon. (;) Apr 19 at 9:13
  • Colon.. who am I. I meant comma of course. Apr 19 at 10:47

Sometimes comma(,) does not work in formula (I am not sure but it is based on something language or regional settings on your site). So in that case use semicolon(;) instead of comma(,).

Try using this:


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