#### Sheet names used in formulas

```I have a question about using sheet names in a formula.  I would like the
sheet name to go up by one page for each row I put the formula in...(ie)

There are many many worksheets...260 in all that need this on them.  Each
worksheet is about 300 rows long.  How can I do this without having to change
the sheet name by hand???

Any help is greatly appreciated!!!
```
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2/24/2005 7:51:04 PM
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```Hi!

Here's one way:

=INDIRECT("S"&ROW(A40)&"!\$W\$5")

Which evaluates to:

=S40!\$W\$5

As you drag copy down:

=S40!\$W\$5
=S41!\$W\$5
=S42!\$W\$5
=S43!\$W\$5
etc..

Biff

>-----Original Message-----
>I have a question about using sheet names in a formula.
I would like the
>sheet name to go up by one page for each row I put the
formula in...(ie)
(='S41'!\$W\$5)
>
>There are many many worksheets...260 in all that need
this on them.  Each
>worksheet is about 300 rows long.  How can I do this
without having to change
>the sheet name by hand???
>
>Any help is greatly appreciated!!!
>.
>
```
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biffinpitt (3172)
2/24/2005 8:17:38 PM
```frustrated

In A13 enter this and drag/copy down

=INDIRECT("S" & (ROW()+27) & "!W5")

Gord Dibben Excel MVP

On Thu, 24 Feb 2005 11:51:04 -0800, frustratedwthis
<frustratedwthis@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:

>I have a question about using sheet names in a formula.  I would like the
>sheet name to go up by one page for each row I put the formula in...(ie)
>
>There are many many worksheets...260 in all that need this on them.  Each
>worksheet is about 300 rows long.  How can I do this without having to change
>the sheet name by hand???
>
>Any help is greatly appreciated!!!

```
 0
Gord
2/24/2005 11:24:20 PM
```Isn't it easier to use

ROW(40:40)

ROW()+27

?

--

Regards,

Peo Sjoblom

"Gord Dibben" <gorddibbATshawDOTca> wrote in message
news:ndos111d7j1nplpq68q9er9du9f837phc3@4ax.com...
> frustrated
>
> In A13 enter this and drag/copy down
>
> =INDIRECT("S" & (ROW()+27) & "!W5")
>
>
> Gord Dibben Excel MVP
>
>
> On Thu, 24 Feb 2005 11:51:04 -0800, frustratedwthis
> <frustratedwthis@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>
> >I have a question about using sheet names in a formula.  I would like the
> >sheet name to go up by one page for each row I put the formula in...(ie)
> >13A reads (="S40'!\$W\$5)...  I need to have row 14 read (='S41'!\$W\$5)
> >
> >There are many many worksheets...260 in all that need this on them.  Each
> >worksheet is about 300 rows long.  How can I do this without having to
change
> >the sheet name by hand???
> >
> >Any help is greatly appreciated!!!
>

```
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terre081 (3244)
2/24/2005 11:33:41 PM
```Yes

But I not so smart like you so use calculator first to figure out how many to

Now, if it was GAA or GF/A I wouldn't need a calculator(at least this year)

Gord

On Thu, 24 Feb 2005 16:33:41 -0700, "Peo Sjoblom" <terre08@mvps.org> wrote:

>Isn't it easier to use
>
>ROW(40:40)
>
>
>ROW()+27
>
>?

```
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Gord
2/25/2005 1:23:58 AM
```He guys,

I used =INDIRECT("S"&\$B14&"!\$F\$6")

Thanks so much for your help!!!

"Gord Dibben" wrote:

> Yes
>
> But I not so smart like you so use calculator first to figure out how many to
>
> Now, if it was GAA or GF/A I wouldn't need a calculator(at least this year)
>
> Gord
>
> On Thu, 24 Feb 2005 16:33:41 -0700, "Peo Sjoblom" <terre08@mvps.org> wrote:
>
> >Isn't it easier to use
> >
> >ROW(40:40)
> >
> >
> >ROW()+27
> >
> >?
>
>
```
 0
2/25/2005 1:13:02 PM

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