#### Formula to find last used cell

```I want to populate a cell in sheet1 by going to sheet 2 column F and finding
the value of the last filled cell that is not a zero

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```I'm assuming all values in column F are numbers.

=LOOKUP(2,1/(Sheet2!F1:F65535<>0),Sheet2!F1:F65535)

You can't use entire column references in this portion:
1/(Sheet2!F1:F65535<>0).

I would use a more reasonable range size.

Biff

"Yogi_Bear_79" <nospam@spamsux.com> wrote in message
>I want to populate a cell in sheet1 by going to sheet 2 column F and
>finding the value of the last filled cell that is not a zero
>

```
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biffinpitt (3172)
9/20/2006 4:12:19 AM
```Thanks, it works, however when the colum is blank it returns the column
header from F1, I'd rather it return a zero or nothing in this case.

=LOOKUP(2,1/(Sheet2!F2:F27<>0),Sheet2!F2:F65535)

"Biff" <biffinpitt@comcast.net> wrote in message
news:uods4rG3GHA.1568@TK2MSFTNGP03.phx.gbl...
> I'm assuming all values in column F are numbers.
>
> =LOOKUP(2,1/(Sheet2!F1:F65535<>0),Sheet2!F1:F65535)
>
> You can't use entire column references in this portion:
> 1/(Sheet2!F1:F65535<>0).
>
> I would use a more reasonable range size.
>
> Biff
>
> "Yogi_Bear_79" <nospam@spamsux.com> wrote in message
>>I want to populate a cell in sheet1 by going to sheet 2 column F and
>>finding the value of the last filled cell that is not a zero
>>
>
>

```
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9/21/2006 2:48:03 AM
```>Thanks, it works, however when the colum is blank it returns the column
>header from F1, I'd rather it return a zero or nothing in this case.
>=LOOKUP(2,1/(Sheet2!F2:F27<>0),Sheet2!F2:F65535)

If that's the actual formula you're using there is no possible way for it to
return a header from cell F1!

Try this to return a blank:

=IF(ISNA(LOOKUP(2,1/(Sheet2!F2:F27<>0),Sheet2!F2:F27)),"",LOOKUP(2,1/(Sheet2!F2:F27<>0),Sheet2!F2:F27))

If you want a 0 instead, replace the double quotes "" with a 0.

Biff

"Yogi_Bear_79" <nospam@spamsux.com> wrote in message
news:BOudnZofKNVKYIzYnZ2dnUVZ_qCdnZ2d@comcast.com...
> Thanks, it works, however when the colum is blank it returns the column
> header from F1, I'd rather it return a zero or nothing in this case.
>
> =LOOKUP(2,1/(Sheet2!F2:F27<>0),Sheet2!F2:F65535)
>
> "Biff" <biffinpitt@comcast.net> wrote in message
> news:uods4rG3GHA.1568@TK2MSFTNGP03.phx.gbl...
>> I'm assuming all values in column F are numbers.
>>
>> =LOOKUP(2,1/(Sheet2!F1:F65535<>0),Sheet2!F1:F65535)
>>
>> You can't use entire column references in this portion:
>> 1/(Sheet2!F1:F65535<>0).
>>
>> I would use a more reasonable range size.
>>
>> Biff
>>
>> "Yogi_Bear_79" <nospam@spamsux.com> wrote in message
>>>I want to populate a cell in sheet1 by going to sheet 2 column F and
>>>finding the value of the last filled cell that is not a zero
>>>
>>
>>
>
>

```
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biffinpitt (3172)
9/21/2006 5:35:19 AM

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