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I'm trying to assign sales territories based on multiple criteria and am having problems...

Here is what I am trying to do:

1. If there Salesperson_Override field is populated use that person
2. If there is no Salesperson_Overide, look at Territory (can be East or West)
3. Assign to a salesperson based on the vertical

here is what i have that isn't working:

IF ([Salesperson_Overide]="",
   Case ([Territory]="West",
        Case ([Vertical]="Accessories", "Bob",
                                      "Appliances", "Jim",
                                      "Auto", "Jane",)
        Case ([Vertical]="Accessories", "Mary",
                                      "Appliances", "Tom",
                                      "Auto", "Sue",))

I have made many adjustments but can't seem to get past my syntax issues. Help please?






     Also, you have commas at the end of your case statement with no "else" value.  This is how I would do the formula you have at the top:

    var Text $notOveride = If([Territory]="West",Case([Vertical]="Accessories", "Bob","Appliances", "Jim","Jane"),Case ([Vertical]="Accessories","Mary","Appliances","Tom","Sue"));

    If([Salesperson_Overide]="", $notOveride,[Salesperson_Overide])


    Territory is only East or West, so if it is West, do the first case, if not, do the second case.

    With the case statement, I eliminated "Auto" and left "Jane" or "Tom" (depending on the territory) as the "else" result).

    I put these in a variable at the top so you have a clean If statement below.


       First thing I notice is the first part of your case statement is

      and it should be

      no equals sign

      From the Quickbase example:
      Case([Grade], "A", 100, "B", 90, null)



        I had to remove the dollar sign in the variable definition line, but it worked like a charm.


           oops.  right!

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