Im populating a drop down list from a column on a separate sheet and unwanted blanks are showing up. The column contains the following formula:
Excel is treating the result as an empty string and not blank. How do I remove the empty (and blank) values from my drop down list?
Check the “Ignore blank” check box next to the List in Data Validation, it worked for me.
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