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Advanced Excel Formulas – DMIN Function Description With Example


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To calculate lowest Value Of Stock of a particular Brand of bulb.

Criteria Range Is E23:E24

DMIN Function

DATABASE FORMULA – DMIN Function

What Does It Do ?
This function examines a list of information and produces smallest value from a specified column.

Syntax
=DMIN(DatabaseRange,FieldName,CriteriaRange)

Description For DMIN Function

  • The DatabaseRange is the entire list of information you need to examine, including the field names at the top of the columns.
  • The FieldName is the name, or cell, of the values to pick the Min from, such as “Value Of Stock” or I3.
  • The CriteriaRange is made up of two types of information.
    The first set of information is the name, or names, of the Fields(s) to be used as the basis for selecting the records, such as the category Brand or Wattage.
    The second set of information is the actual record, or records, which are to be selected, such as Horizon as a brand name, or 100 as the wattage.

Formatting
No special formatting is needed.

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Examples 1

The lowest Value Of Stock of a particular Product of a particular Brand.

CrietriaCriteria Range Is E49:E50

The lowest value is : Answer =DMIN(B3:I19,I3,E49:F50)

This is the same calculation but using the name “Value Of Stock” instead of the cell address.

Answer =DMIN(B3:I19,”Value Of Stock”,E49:F50)


Examples 2

The lowest Value Of Stock of a Bulb equal to a particular Wattage.

Example1Criteria Range Is E60:E61

The lowest Value Of Stock is : Answer for Dmin =DMIN(B3:I19,”Value Of Stock”,E60:F61)


Examples 3

The lowest Value Of Stock of a Bulb between two Wattage values.

Criteria rangeCriteria Range Is E76:E68

The lowest Value Of Stock is : Dmin1_16 =DMIN(B3:I19,”Value Of Stock”,E67:G68)

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