I have a function that alphabetizes an array of text: =INDEX($A$1:$A$10,MATCH(ROW(A1),COUNTIF($A$1:$A$10,"<="&$A$1:$A$10),)) CSE-entered I also have a function that eliminates dupes: =IF(ISERR(SMALL(IF(MATCH($A$10:$A$16,$A$10:$A$16,0)=ROW(INDIRECT("1:"&ROWS($A$10:$A$16))),MATCH($A$10:$A$16,$A$10:$A$16,0)),ROWS($10:10))),"",INDEX($A$10:$A$16,SMALL(IF(MATCH($A$10:$A$16,$A$10:$A$16,0)=ROW(INDIRECT("1:"&ROWS($A$10:$A$16))),MATCH($A$10:$A$16,$A$10:$A$16,0)),ROWS($10:10)))) CSE-entered Now, I’m wondering if I can combine the two. That will take some hack work. Also, I’m wondering how much this will slow down the workbook. There are about 8-9 sheets in there and an array formula like this will probably make the thing crawl, right. Anyway, my question is how do I combine there two arrays? Thanks, Ryan-- -- Ryan--- If this information was helpful, please indicate this by clicking ''Yes''.

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3/27/2010 3:14:01 AM

>I have a function that alphabetizes an array of text: >I also have a function that eliminates dupes >I'm wondering if I can combine the two Try these... Does not work if there are empty cells within the range. Data in the range A1:A10. Enter this array formula** in C1: =INDEX(A1:A10,MATCH(0,COUNTIF(A1:A10,"<"&A1:A10),0)) Enter this array formula** in C2 and copy down to C10: =IF(COUNTIF(A$1:A$10,">"&C1),INDEX(A$1:A$10,MATCH(COUNTIF(A$1:A$10,"<="&C1),COUNTIF(A$1:A$10,"<"&A$1:A$10),0)),"") ** array formulas need to be entered using the key combination of CTRL,SHIFT,ENTER (not just ENTER). Hold down both the CTRL key and the SHIFT key then hit ENTER. -- Biff Microsoft Excel MVP "ryguy7272" <ryguy7272@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:8EB2ABE0-0210-4735-BC88-3F1660681CEC@microsoft.com... >I have a function that alphabetizes an array of text: > > =INDEX($A$1:$A$10,MATCH(ROW(A1),COUNTIF($A$1:$A$10,"<="&$A$1:$A$10),)) > CSE-entered > > I also have a function that eliminates dupes: > > =IF(ISERR(SMALL(IF(MATCH($A$10:$A$16,$A$10:$A$16,0)=ROW(INDIRECT("1:"&ROWS($A$10:$A$16))),MATCH($A$10:$A$16,$A$10:$A$16,0)),ROWS($10:10))),"",INDEX($A$10:$A$16,SMALL(IF(MATCH($A$10:$A$16,$A$10:$A$16,0)=ROW(INDIRECT("1:"&ROWS($A$10:$A$16))),MATCH($A$10:$A$16,$A$10:$A$16,0)),ROWS($10:10)))) > CSE-entered > > Now, I'm wondering if I can combine the two. That will take some hack > work. > Also, I'm wondering how much this will slow down the workbook. There are > about 8-9 sheets in there and an array formula like this will probably > make > the thing crawl, right. Anyway, my question is how do I combine there two > arrays? > Thanks, > Ryan-- > > > -- > Ryan--- > If this information was helpful, please indicate this by clicking ''Yes''.

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3/27/2010 3:59:13 AM

That is soooooo sweet! Thanks so much!! Ryan--- -- Ryan--- If this information was helpful, please indicate this by clicking ''Yes''. "T. Valko" wrote: > >I have a function that alphabetizes an array of text: > >I also have a function that eliminates dupes > >I'm wondering if I can combine the two > > Try these... > > Does not work if there are empty cells within the range. > > Data in the range A1:A10. > > Enter this array formula** in C1: > > =INDEX(A1:A10,MATCH(0,COUNTIF(A1:A10,"<"&A1:A10),0)) > > Enter this array formula** in C2 and copy down to C10: > > =IF(COUNTIF(A$1:A$10,">"&C1),INDEX(A$1:A$10,MATCH(COUNTIF(A$1:A$10,"<="&C1),COUNTIF(A$1:A$10,"<"&A$1:A$10),0)),"") > > ** array formulas need to be entered using the key combination of > CTRL,SHIFT,ENTER (not just ENTER). Hold down both the CTRL key and the SHIFT > key then hit ENTER. > > -- > Biff > Microsoft Excel MVP > > > "ryguy7272" <ryguy7272@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message > news:8EB2ABE0-0210-4735-BC88-3F1660681CEC@microsoft.com... > >I have a function that alphabetizes an array of text: > > > > =INDEX($A$1:$A$10,MATCH(ROW(A1),COUNTIF($A$1:$A$10,"<="&$A$1:$A$10),)) > > CSE-entered > > > > I also have a function that eliminates dupes: > > > > =IF(ISERR(SMALL(IF(MATCH($A$10:$A$16,$A$10:$A$16,0)=ROW(INDIRECT("1:"&ROWS($A$10:$A$16))),MATCH($A$10:$A$16,$A$10:$A$16,0)),ROWS($10:10))),"",INDEX($A$10:$A$16,SMALL(IF(MATCH($A$10:$A$16,$A$10:$A$16,0)=ROW(INDIRECT("1:"&ROWS($A$10:$A$16))),MATCH($A$10:$A$16,$A$10:$A$16,0)),ROWS($10:10)))) > > CSE-entered > > > > Now, I'm wondering if I can combine the two. That will take some hack > > work. > > Also, I'm wondering how much this will slow down the workbook. There are > > about 8-9 sheets in there and an array formula like this will probably > > make > > the thing crawl, right. Anyway, my question is how do I combine there two > > arrays? > > Thanks, > > Ryan-- > > > > > > -- > > Ryan--- > > If this information was helpful, please indicate this by clicking ''Yes''. > > > . >

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3/27/2010 5:11:01 AM

You're welcome. Thanks for the feedback! -- Biff Microsoft Excel MVP "ryguy7272" <ryguy7272@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:DDC48C45-07ED-4CE4-B0D4-90E7EAA5E388@microsoft.com... > That is soooooo sweet! Thanks so much!! > Ryan--- > > -- > Ryan--- > If this information was helpful, please indicate this by clicking ''Yes''. > > > "T. Valko" wrote: > >> >I have a function that alphabetizes an array of text: >> >I also have a function that eliminates dupes >> >I'm wondering if I can combine the two >> >> Try these... >> >> Does not work if there are empty cells within the range. >> >> Data in the range A1:A10. >> >> Enter this array formula** in C1: >> >> =INDEX(A1:A10,MATCH(0,COUNTIF(A1:A10,"<"&A1:A10),0)) >> >> Enter this array formula** in C2 and copy down to C10: >> >> =IF(COUNTIF(A$1:A$10,">"&C1),INDEX(A$1:A$10,MATCH(COUNTIF(A$1:A$10,"<="&C1),COUNTIF(A$1:A$10,"<"&A$1:A$10),0)),"") >> >> ** array formulas need to be entered using the key combination of >> CTRL,SHIFT,ENTER (not just ENTER). Hold down both the CTRL key and the >> SHIFT >> key then hit ENTER. >> >> -- >> Biff >> Microsoft Excel MVP >> >> >> "ryguy7272" <ryguy7272@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message >> news:8EB2ABE0-0210-4735-BC88-3F1660681CEC@microsoft.com... >> >I have a function that alphabetizes an array of text: >> > >> > =INDEX($A$1:$A$10,MATCH(ROW(A1),COUNTIF($A$1:$A$10,"<="&$A$1:$A$10),)) >> > CSE-entered >> > >> > I also have a function that eliminates dupes: >> > >> > =IF(ISERR(SMALL(IF(MATCH($A$10:$A$16,$A$10:$A$16,0)=ROW(INDIRECT("1:"&ROWS($A$10:$A$16))),MATCH($A$10:$A$16,$A$10:$A$16,0)),ROWS($10:10))),"",INDEX($A$10:$A$16,SMALL(IF(MATCH($A$10:$A$16,$A$10:$A$16,0)=ROW(INDIRECT("1:"&ROWS($A$10:$A$16))),MATCH($A$10:$A$16,$A$10:$A$16,0)),ROWS($10:10)))) >> > CSE-entered >> > >> > Now, I'm wondering if I can combine the two. That will take some hack >> > work. >> > Also, I'm wondering how much this will slow down the workbook. There >> > are >> > about 8-9 sheets in there and an array formula like this will probably >> > make >> > the thing crawl, right. Anyway, my question is how do I combine there >> > two >> > arrays? >> > Thanks, >> > Ryan-- >> > >> > >> > -- >> > Ryan--- >> > If this information was helpful, please indicate this by clicking >> > ''Yes''. >> >> >> . >>

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3/27/2010 4:44:28 PM

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