Getting value from a Google Sheet and then subtracting 1 from it and updating the cell

I have a multistep scenario, I’d like to update a cell by getting the value from the cell (I can get it from a previous step) and then subtracting one from that value.

I’ve tried this:

Screenshot 2024-06-04 at 18.05.33

But I get NaN in Google Sheets, so I guess it’s not detecting the formula or something.

How exactly can I make this happen?

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And you don’t even need the precendece parenthesis, so they can be removed.

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