#### Formula to reference another cell in a worksheet

```Column G is filled with numbers which represent Rows in my worksheet.  I want
Column H to equal the contents of Column A Row ? which is referenced in
Column G.

Example:
G1 is 1043,  I want H1 to be equal to A1043.  What formula can I use to fill
column F to do this automatically.

Thank you!
Heather
```
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5/20/2010 2:43:01 PM
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```=indirect("A" & G1)
--
HTH...

Jim Thomlinson

"HeatherJ" wrote:

> Column G is filled with numbers which represent Rows in my worksheet.  I want
> Column H to equal the contents of Column A Row ? which is referenced in
> Column G.
>
> Example:
> G1 is 1043,  I want H1 to be equal to A1043.  What formula can I use to fill
> column F to do this automatically.
>
> Thank you!
> Heather
```
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Utf
5/20/2010 2:53:01 PM
```=INDIRECT("A" & G1)  entered in H1 and copied down

Don't know how column F fits in unless you meant F1 and not H1

Gord Dibben  MS Excel MVP

On Thu, 20 May 2010 07:43:01 -0700, HeatherJ
<HeatherJ@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:

>Column G is filled with numbers which represent Rows in my worksheet.  I want
>Column H to equal the contents of Column A Row ? which is referenced in
>Column G.
>
>Example:
>G1 is 1043,  I want H1 to be equal to A1043.  What formula can I use to fill
>column F to do this automatically.
>
>Thank you!
>Heather

```
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Gord
5/20/2010 2:53:31 PM
```HeatherJ,
If you want the cell in F column to equal the value in cell in the A column:
"=\$A1" without the quotes (" ").
If you want the cell in the F column to equal the value in the cell A1:
"=\$A\$1" without the quotes (" ").
Depending on what you want (see above), copy and paste down the F column.
hth
"HeatherJ" wrote:

> Column G is filled with numbers which represent Rows in my worksheet.  I want
> Column H to equal the contents of Column A Row ? which is referenced in
> Column G.
>
> Example:
> G1 is 1043,  I want H1 to be equal to A1043.  What formula can I use to fill
> column F to do this automatically.
>
> Thank you!
> Heather
```
 0
Utf
5/20/2010 2:57:01 PM

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