# What is if/then format?

## What is if/then format?

A conditional statement (also called an If-Then Statement) is a statement with a hypothesis followed by a conclusion. The hypothesis is the first, or “if,” part of a conditional statement. The conclusion is the second, or “then,” part of a conditional statement. The conclusion is the result of a hypothesis.

**How do you create a conditional formula in sheets?**

Use advanced conditional formatting

- On your computer, open a spreadsheet in Google Sheets.
- Select the cells you want to format.
- Click Format. Conditional formatting.
- Under the “Format cells if” drop-down menu, click Custom formula is.
- Click Value or formula and add the formula and rules.
- Click Done.

**How do I write an IF/THEN statement in Excel?**

Syntax: IF(logical_test, value_if_true, [value_if_false])Example: =IF(A2>B2, “Over Budget”, “OK”)Description: The IF function is one of the most popular functions in Excel, and it allows you to make logical comparisons between a value and what you expect. So an IF statement can have two results. The first result is if your comparison is True, the second if your comparison is False. See More…

### What does IF THEN statement mean?

The if-then Statement. The if-then statement is the most basic of all the control flow statements. It tells your program to execute a certain section of code only if a particular test evaluates to true. For example, the Bicycle class could allow the brakes to decrease the bicycle’s speed only if the bicycle is already in motion.

**What does an IF statement mean in Excel?**

An IF statement is a useful operation to use in Excel. It tests to determine if a certain condition in a spreadsheet is true or false by comparing a value to that of a cell to a user-set condition, and replaces it with input that the user sets as well. It sounds complicated, but formulating an IF statement is not at all hard.

**How do you use if statements in Excel?**

To use If and Or statement excel, you need to apply similar formula as you have applied for If & And with the only difference is that if any of the condition is true then it will show you True. To apply the formula, you have to follow the above process. The formula is =IF((OR(D2>=20, E2>=60)), “Pass”, “Fail”).