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I have a form with several groups of checkboxes. Is there a way to write a formula to find out how many of them are selected? To answer ali SharePoint question: I have a custom list, the form is the New Item or Edit item form. What i'm trying to do is to have a calculated column that will produce a value, based on the values in the multiple columns. I hope to do it with a nested "If" formula, and I want to figure out how to capture a count of checkboxes selected in some columns as it will impact the result in the calculated column.

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    can you be a little bit more specific? like is this on a webpart? where do you want this to occure and where is the form? – Ali Jafer Sep 11 '13 at 8:04
  • Hi ali SharePoint- – user19453 Sep 11 '13 at 9:35
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You will not be able to do so using just a calculated column since multi-value choice columns cannot be used within a formula in SharePoint. You can do so using client-side JavaScript or CSS, but this will require that you use a tool such as SharePoint Designer to customize the NewForm.aspx file itself.

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