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Envision two rows, one up top and one below it. The cell up top is blank but the one below has 9/24/12. How can I create a function that will make the top one copy the value of the cell below it if it is empty?

P.S. I'm not great with scripts.

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Assuming that cell A1 is the top row and A2 is the next row, put the following formula in cell A1.

=if(A2="", "New Value", A2)
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