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authorEike Rathke <>2020-07-01 13:52:23 +0200
committerEike Rathke <>2020-07-01 14:06:06 +0200
commit81a850e6dbf2543d4134cd2e958ea468ff4d122d (patch)
parentFix Help on borders after translator review (diff)
Adjust OFFSET() note to reality
It was never necessary to enter OFFSET() as an array formula if a cell range reference is returned. Whether to use an array formula entirely depends on how the resulting range(s) are to be used as arguments to calling functions. Change-Id: Icb771c680f1b9c076017ebd2c78f440529ecc1b2 Reviewed-on: Reviewed-by: Eike Rathke <> Tested-by: Jenkins (cherry picked from commit c8683685e228f1daae3d039886245b6dfea6d138) Reviewed-on: Tested-by: Eike Rathke <>
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/source/text/scalc/01/04060109.xhp b/source/text/scalc/01/04060109.xhp
index 98463df..46739a6 100644
--- a/source/text/scalc/01/04060109.xhp
+++ b/source/text/scalc/01/04060109.xhp
@@ -380,7 +380,7 @@
<item type="input">=OFFSET(B2:C3;1;0;3;4)</item> returns a reference to B2:C3 moved down by one row resized to 3 rows and 4 columns (B3:E5).</paragraph>
<paragraph xml-lang="en-US" id="par_id3153739" role="paragraph">
<item type="input">=SUM(OFFSET(A1;2;2;5;6))</item> determines the total of the area that starts in cell C3 and has a height of 5 rows and a width of 6 columns (area=C3:H7).</paragraph>
- <note id="par_id3153740">If the width or height is included, the OFFSET function returns a range and thus must be entered as an <link href="text/scalc/01/04060107.xhp">array formula</link>. If both the width and height are missing, a cell reference is returned.</note>
+ <note id="par_id3153740">If <emph>Width</emph> or <emph>Height</emph> are given, the OFFSET function returns a cell range reference. If <emph>Reference</emph> is a single cell reference and both <emph>Width</emph> and <emph>Height</emph> are omitted, a single cell reference is returned.</note>
<section id="Section14">
<bookmark xml-lang="en-US" branch="index" id="bm_id3159273"><bookmark_value>LOOKUP function</bookmark_value>