In this article, we will learn about circular reference.
Circular reference can be a formula that refers to its own cell value, or refers to a cell dependent on its own cell value.
In simple words, the cell in which formula is being calculated & the cell itself is also included or part of the range then a circular reference warning message will appear. It might cause for the incorrect calculation by the formulas.
Let us take an example:
If above shown error message regarding circular reference pops up while adding formulas, then you might have created circular cell reference unknowingly. You can track & then remove the incorrect reference & it will remove the circular reference.
To track circular reference, follow the below steps:
Below you can find more examples:-
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