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I have the following sheets:

  • ListA
  • ListB
  • ListC

Note: at each sheet I have a column which contains YES or NO.

How do I query all my lists (spreadsheets) where myBooleanColumn equals to YES/NO?

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What are you looking for? Just a count of the Yes/No's in each list on a 4th, separate sheet? –  OnenOnlyWalter Jan 18 '13 at 18:46
    
@OnenOnlyWalter: Imagine that I have multiple lists and I wan to appear the rows that have been marked with ”YES/NO” at a certain column. Looked up to forums, blogs and other websites but haven't managed to reach to correct formula. Do you have an ideea? –  el.severo Jan 18 '13 at 19:10
    
@el.severo: Please edit your question to include this important information. Comments are impermanent. –  Al E. May 24 '13 at 12:53

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First off, I'm going to assume you mean multiple SHEETS within the same SPREADSHEET. I know Google Spreadsheets can't search between multiple SPREADSHEETS.

Here is the formula to count the Yeses in a column (or row):

=COUNTIF(Q2:Q375,YES)

You could put one of these on each sheet and then sum them on a "report" sheet or cell. If you didn't want that count visible on each sheet put the cell out of range somewhere.

If you only want to show the YES rows on a sheet then use the built in filtering functions.

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