excel #76

i have two  different spreadsheets containing two columns,
column A contains reference numbers (both sheets will have
the same refernces) column B will contain the amounts
which may differ on each sheet.
i need to run a compare program to identify all amounts
that differ between the spreadsheets for the same refernce
number.
for eample

sheet 1
reference no     amount
111              120.00
112              345.90
113              122.50

sheet 2
reference no     amount
111              0.00
112              345.90
113              100.00

how can i find out the amounts and refernces that differ
from sheet 1 to sheet 2.

anybody who could provide me with any help could you
kerrymole@hotmail.com OR kerrymole@yahoo.co.uk

thank you
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kerry wrote:

> i have two  different spreadsheets containing two columns,
> column A contains reference numbers (both sheets will have
> the same refernces) column B will contain the amounts
> which may differ on each sheet.
> i need to run a compare program to identify all amounts
> that differ between the spreadsheets for the same refernce
> number.
> for eample
>
> sheet 1
> reference no     amount
> 111              120.00
> 112              345.90
> 113              122.50
>
> sheet 2
> reference no     amount
> 111              0.00
> 112              345.90
> 113              100.00

Here's one way. Combine the following into one line and paste it into
Sheet1!C2

=IF(ISERROR(VLOOKUP(A2,Sheet2!A:B,2,FALSE)),"missing",
IF(VLOOKUP(A2,Sheet2!A:B,2,FALSE)=B2, "same", "different"))

(Change the text constants to suit your needs.)

Then extend from C2 down for the length of the list.

I suggest using VLOOKUP (instead of comparing the same cells on the two
sheets) because it's more forgiving in case the two sheets get out of sync.
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8/12/2004 11:06:53 PM

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