# Sum function

*Applies to JungleDocs for SharePoint 2010-2019. For JungleDocs for Office 365 tutorials, click here.*

This article describes the formula syntax and usage of the **Sum** function in JungleDocs.

## Description

Returns the sum of values from a SharePoint list column.

## Syntax

`Sum(recordSet; fieldTitle)`

The Sum function syntax has the following arguments:

**RecordSet**Required. Any command that returns a list of items (e.g., GetView).**FieldTitle**Required. The title of the field with values you want to sum.

## Example

Let's say you have a *TimeSheet* list's *AllItems* view that contains numeric values in the *total* field:

Here are some examples of how you can use the Sum function:

`Sum(GetView("TimeSheet"; "AllItems"); "total")`

Sums values by the *total* field.

`Sum(ReportItems; "total")`

Sums values for selected items by the *t**otal* field.

You can also sum field values for a particular company using GetView with dynamic view, for example:

Learn more about GetView function and dynamic view.