Can someone please help me find a formula (or two) for this example. If you can show me a couple of ways to do this (so I can learn), I'd greatly appreciate it! Thanks! I'm trying to figure out a formula (or two) that will help me auto-populate the ? fields within ColumnB of Sheet 2. Also, I want the ? value for the "8888" row to return blank, since it does not exist in Sheet 1. Sheet 1: ColumnA ColumnB 1234 20 4321 10 5678 11 8765 - 9999 12 7777 13 Sheet 2: ColumnA ColumnB 5678 ? 8765 ? 1234 ? 4321 ? 8888 ?

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3/12/2010 5:06:07 AM

>Sheet 1: >ColumnA ColumnB >8765 - Is that "dash" entered in the cell or does it represent an empty cell? >Sheet 2: >ColumnA ColumnB >8765 ? So, what result should appear on Sheet2 for 8765? -- Biff Microsoft Excel MVP "PaulQ" <PaulQ@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:C5F93E5F-6C54-4354-9891-5C4C3E360A58@microsoft.com... > Can someone please help me find a formula (or two) for this example. If > you > can show me a couple of ways to do this (so I can learn), I'd greatly > appreciate it! Thanks! > > I'm trying to figure out a formula (or two) that will help me > auto-populate > the ? fields within ColumnB of Sheet 2. Also, I want the ? value for the > "8888" row to return blank, since it does not exist in Sheet 1. > > Sheet 1: > > ColumnA ColumnB > > 1234 20 > 4321 10 > 5678 11 > 8765 - > 9999 12 > 7777 13 > > Sheet 2: > > ColumnA ColumnB > > 5678 ? > 8765 ? > 1234 ? > 4321 ? > 8888 ?

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3/12/2010 5:23:34 AM

This should do what you want: =if(isna(vlookup(a1,sheet1!A:B,2,false)),"",vlookup(a1,sheet1!A:B,2,false)) Regards, Fred "PaulQ" <PaulQ@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:C5F93E5F-6C54-4354-9891-5C4C3E360A58@microsoft.com... > Can someone please help me find a formula (or two) for this example. If > you > can show me a couple of ways to do this (so I can learn), I'd greatly > appreciate it! Thanks! > > I'm trying to figure out a formula (or two) that will help me > auto-populate > the ? fields within ColumnB of Sheet 2. Also, I want the ? value for the > "8888" row to return blank, since it does not exist in Sheet 1. > > Sheet 1: > > ColumnA ColumnB > > 1234 20 > 4321 10 > 5678 11 > 8765 - > 9999 12 > 7777 13 > > Sheet 2: > > ColumnA ColumnB > > 5678 ? > 8765 ? > 1234 ? > 4321 ? > 8888 ?

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3/12/2010 5:36:09 AM

The dash is an actual value. That is, the value returned for row 8765 should be "-". Thanks! "T. Valko" wrote: > >Sheet 1: > >ColumnA ColumnB > >8765 - > > Is that "dash" entered in the cell or does it represent an empty cell? > > >Sheet 2: > >ColumnA ColumnB > >8765 ? > > So, what result should appear on Sheet2 for 8765? > > -- > Biff > Microsoft Excel MVP > > > "PaulQ" <PaulQ@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message > news:C5F93E5F-6C54-4354-9891-5C4C3E360A58@microsoft.com... > > Can someone please help me find a formula (or two) for this example. If > > you > > can show me a couple of ways to do this (so I can learn), I'd greatly > > appreciate it! Thanks! > > > > I'm trying to figure out a formula (or two) that will help me > > auto-populate > > the ? fields within ColumnB of Sheet 2. Also, I want the ? value for the > > "8888" row to return blank, since it does not exist in Sheet 1. > > > > Sheet 1: > > > > ColumnA ColumnB > > > > 1234 20 > > 4321 10 > > 5678 11 > > 8765 - > > 9999 12 > > 7777 13 > > > > Sheet 2: > > > > ColumnA ColumnB > > > > 5678 ? > > 8765 ? > > 1234 ? > > 4321 ? > > 8888 ? > > > . >

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3/12/2010 6:28:01 AM

That worked perfectly! Thanks, Fred! Bill, feel free to give your suggestions as well. Again, as a learning opportunity for me (and others) and for a different perspective. Thanks! You guys are great! "Fred Smith" wrote: > This should do what you want: > =if(isna(vlookup(a1,sheet1!A:B,2,false)),"",vlookup(a1,sheet1!A:B,2,false)) > > Regards, > Fred > > "PaulQ" <PaulQ@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message > news:C5F93E5F-6C54-4354-9891-5C4C3E360A58@microsoft.com... > > Can someone please help me find a formula (or two) for this example. If > > you > > can show me a couple of ways to do this (so I can learn), I'd greatly > > appreciate it! Thanks! > > > > I'm trying to figure out a formula (or two) that will help me > > auto-populate > > the ? fields within ColumnB of Sheet 2. Also, I want the ? value for the > > "8888" row to return blank, since it does not exist in Sheet 1. > > > > Sheet 1: > > > > ColumnA ColumnB > > > > 1234 20 > > 4321 10 > > 5678 11 > > 8765 - > > 9999 12 > > 7777 13 > > > > Sheet 2: > > > > ColumnA ColumnB > > > > 5678 ? > > 8765 ? > > 1234 ? > > 4321 ? > > 8888 ? > > . >

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3/12/2010 6:38:01 AM

You're welcome. Thanks for the feedback. Regards, Fred "PaulQ" <PaulQ@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:EC323E39-66CA-4A42-AD1C-CA523271720E@microsoft.com... > That worked perfectly! Thanks, Fred! > > Bill, feel free to give your suggestions as well. Again, as a learning > opportunity for me (and others) and for a different perspective. Thanks! > You > guys are great! > > "Fred Smith" wrote: > >> This should do what you want: >> =if(isna(vlookup(a1,sheet1!A:B,2,false)),"",vlookup(a1,sheet1!A:B,2,false)) >> >> Regards, >> Fred >> >> "PaulQ" <PaulQ@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message >> news:C5F93E5F-6C54-4354-9891-5C4C3E360A58@microsoft.com... >> > Can someone please help me find a formula (or two) for this example. If >> > you >> > can show me a couple of ways to do this (so I can learn), I'd greatly >> > appreciate it! Thanks! >> > >> > I'm trying to figure out a formula (or two) that will help me >> > auto-populate >> > the ? fields within ColumnB of Sheet 2. Also, I want the ? value for >> > the >> > "8888" row to return blank, since it does not exist in Sheet 1. >> > >> > Sheet 1: >> > >> > ColumnA ColumnB >> > >> > 1234 20 >> > 4321 10 >> > 5678 11 >> > 8765 - >> > 9999 12 >> > 7777 13 >> > >> > Sheet 2: >> > >> > ColumnA ColumnB >> > >> > 5678 ? >> > 8765 ? >> > 1234 ? >> > 4321 ? >> > 8888 ? >> >> . >>

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3/12/2010 4:36:28 PM

>show me a couple of ways to do this (so I can learn) Ok, here'a bunch of examples. This is a good demonstration that shows just how many different ways you can do something. Let's assume your data is setup like this: A2:B7 - 1234 20 4321 10 5678 11 8765 - 9999 12 7777 13 A10:A14 - 5678 8765 1234 4321 8888 Enter any one of these formulas in B10 and copy down to B14: =IF(ISNA(VLOOKUP(A10,A$2:B$7,2,0)),"",VLOOKUP(A10,A$2:B$7,2,0)) =IF(ISERROR(VLOOKUP(A10,A$2:B$7,2,0)),"",VLOOKUP(A10,A$2:B$7,2,0)) =IF(ISNA(MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)),"",VLOOKUP(A10,A$2:B$7,2,0)) =IF(ISERROR(MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)),"",VLOOKUP(A10,A$2:B$7,2,0)) =IF(ISNUMBER(MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)),VLOOKUP(A10,A$2:B$7,2,0),"") =IF(COUNT(MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)),VLOOKUP(A10,A$2:B$7,2,0),"") =IF(COUNTIF(A$2:B$7,A10),VLOOKUP(A10,A$2:B$7,2,0),"") =IF(ISNA(MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)),"",INDEX(B$2:B$7,MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0))) =IF(ISERROR(MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)),"",INDEX(B$2:B$7,MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0))) =IF(ISNUMBER(MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)),INDEX(B$2:B$7,MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)),"") =IF(COUNT(MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)),INDEX(B$2:B$7,MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)),"") =IF(COUNTIF(A$2:A$7,A10),INDEX(B$2:B$7,MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)),"") =IF(COUNTIF(A$2:A$7,A10),OFFSET(B$2,MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)-1,0),"") =IF(ISNA(MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)),"",OFFSET(B$2,MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)-1,0)) =IF(ISERROR(MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)),"",OFFSET(B$2,MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)-1,0)) =IF(ISNUMBER(MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)),OFFSET(B$2,MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)-1,0),"") =IF(COUNT(MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)),OFFSET(B$2,MATCH(A10,A$2:A$7,0)-1,0),"") I might have missed a few! -- Biff Microsoft Excel MVP "PaulQ" <PaulQ@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:BC9C41B1-81EC-48EE-B9B1-7EDED91F379A@microsoft.com... > The dash is an actual value. That is, the value returned for row 8765 > should > be "-". Thanks! > > "T. Valko" wrote: > >> >Sheet 1: >> >ColumnA ColumnB >> >8765 - >> >> Is that "dash" entered in the cell or does it represent an empty cell? >> >> >Sheet 2: >> >ColumnA ColumnB >> >8765 ? >> >> So, what result should appear on Sheet2 for 8765? >> >> -- >> Biff >> Microsoft Excel MVP >> >> >> "PaulQ" <PaulQ@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message >> news:C5F93E5F-6C54-4354-9891-5C4C3E360A58@microsoft.com... >> > Can someone please help me find a formula (or two) for this example. If >> > you >> > can show me a couple of ways to do this (so I can learn), I'd greatly >> > appreciate it! Thanks! >> > >> > I'm trying to figure out a formula (or two) that will help me >> > auto-populate >> > the ? fields within ColumnB of Sheet 2. Also, I want the ? value for >> > the >> > "8888" row to return blank, since it does not exist in Sheet 1. >> > >> > Sheet 1: >> > >> > ColumnA ColumnB >> > >> > 1234 20 >> > 4321 10 >> > 5678 11 >> > 8765 - >> > 9999 12 >> > 7777 13 >> > >> > Sheet 2: >> > >> > ColumnA ColumnB >> > >> > 5678 ? >> > 8765 ? >> > 1234 ? >> > 4321 ? >> > 8888 ? >> >> >> . >>

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3/12/2010 5:23:34 PM

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