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calculate a value

Hi

I have a powerapp which I'm creating a leavers form

Using SharePoint I have 3 columns; HolEnt, HolTaken and HolBal. From the HolEnt and HolTaken I need it to populate the difference in the HolBal column.

I have made HolBal a calculated column and used =[HolEnt]-[HolTaken] in the formula area but it's not returning the value.

HolEnt and HolTaken are Choice columns

How do I go about getting the HolBal to return the difference of HolEnt minus HolTaken in powerapps?

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Hi @russelln1 ,

Please try this formula in your SP list:

=VALUE([HolEnt])-VALUE([HolTaken])

Best Regards,

Bof

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I believe you need to convert the choice values to int() before calculation

just testing this now

Super User

@russelln1- if you use this formula this should calculate it

If you convert to text then to int, you should be able to achieve this

I have used a gallery for the purpose of getting the people, holEnt and HolTaken

the formula I used to calculate holBal was:

``Int(Text(ThisItem.HolEnt))-Int(Text(ThisItem.HolTaken))``

Community Support

Hi @russelln1 ,

Please try this formula in your SP list:

=VALUE([HolEnt])-VALUE([HolTaken])

Best Regards,

Bof

Resolver I

@v-bofeng-msft @SBax

Thank you both for your comments - I will try both out tomorrow.

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