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                     Row A     Row B

Col A: - AMS Alert   1-sep12   1-sep12

Col B: - AMS Alert   4-sep12   4-sep12

Now I want to calculate turn around time for task AMS Alert where I need Excel to take higher date (minus) lower Date, Meaning i want excel to calculate 4th Sep 12 (Minus) 1st Sep 12 = 3 Days.

I have around 5,000 such records and doing this manually is impossible. Is there any formula to do so?

Please help me!

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Are your Col/Row labels the wrong way round...??? – Shevek Oct 8 '12 at 11:36

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Are the dates strings or are they (formatted) date values? If they're dates, you can simply calculate the difference between MAX() and MIN() of the two values (=MAX(A1:B1)-MIN(A1:B1)), otherwise you should turn convert them into date values first.

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The values are date values,, but the porblem is sometimes i have 10-12 similar rows but the dates in column changes ,,, how the fomula will consider which is the higher date and which is the lower date????? – Aditya Vaidya Oct 8 '12 at 11:39
See updated answer. If that doesn't help, please update your question with a more representative sample of your data. – Ansgar Wiechers Oct 8 '12 at 11:47

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