Even though the column has no data, I cannot delete it and instead get the below message:

There was a problem
Cannot delete column with form data. Consider hiding the column instead.

Error window when deleting a blank column

I want to delete Column N

Make a copy of my spreadsheet

The form does not seem to have a no-named question field or something, I don't know what else to try.

1 Answer 1


Try to clear your form...I think that's the problem

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  • Clearing the form didn't work for me. Did it work for you?
    – Miltos
    Oct 27, 2022 at 15:24
  • the formula =N1="" gives FALSE, there is a 0 in that cell
    – Daniele
    Oct 27, 2022 at 16:12
  • That formula returns TRUE to me
    – Miltos
    Oct 28, 2022 at 7:17

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