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#1 Raju

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Posted 23 June 2015 - 07:02 AM

it is not clear about the forecast forward period determination. in the lesson 5-25: Add a trend line, I put 4 for 2014 year from 2008. So, how can I determine the no:4 for 6 years. please see the attachment as well.



#2 Jonathan

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Posted 23 June 2015 - 09:09 PM

Hi Raju,

 

I'm afraid your attachment didn't come through; click here for instructions on attaching files.

 

In lesson 5-25, you create a trend line to predict the next 4 years. If you wanted to predict 6 years, you'd just need to set the Forward forecast option to 6 instead of 4.

 

This probably isn't what you're asking, so please reply with more details and attach your file if possible and I will take a look.


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