# Excel - COLUMN Function Problem - Expert Solution

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I need help with my IFthen formula and referencing it to a table so that when i enter in a value number, the next column identifies what it says in the data column
Solved by E. Q. in 20 mins
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Excelchat Expert 25/01/2018 - 11:42
Hello!
Excelchat Expert 25/01/2018 - 11:42
Welcome to Got It Pro-Excel.
User 25/01/2018 - 11:42
Thank you!
Excelchat Expert 25/01/2018 - 11:43
My pleasure
Excelchat Expert 25/01/2018 - 11:44
Thanks for sharing your data with us. I'm checking on it now
Excelchat Expert 25/01/2018 - 11:45
So, can you tell us how does the referencing table works with your IF-THEN formula?
User 25/01/2018 - 11:45
I dont know if it does. . .I asked someone on here about an hour ago and they made a formula but I couldnt figure out how to get it applied to this table
User 25/01/2018 - 11:46
=iferror(vlookup(F2,\$A\$2:\$D\$53,4,false),"")
User 25/01/2018 - 11:46
This is what it looked like
Excelchat Expert 25/01/2018 - 11:47
Okay, so lucky, the expert you have is still online with us.
User 25/01/2018 - 11:47
Oh thank God
User 25/01/2018 - 11:47
I'm sorry, I tried haha
Excelchat Expert 25/01/2018 - 11:47
We understand, and we're here for you
Excelchat Expert 25/01/2018 - 11:49
By the way, the formula goes so easy and we can work out on it. Seems like the table refers in the formula ranges from \$A\$2:\$D\$53, do you have this copy for you?
Excelchat Expert 25/01/2018 - 11:49
Or simply copy from the previous expert we have?
User 25/01/2018 - 11:50
Excelchat Expert 25/01/2018 - 11:51
Alright, I'll put together your file and let's do the formula for you. Please bear with me
User 25/01/2018 - 11:52
thank you
Excelchat Expert 25/01/2018 - 11:58
The formula is now created, please take a look at the google link you've shared with us
User 25/01/2018 - 11:58
thank y ou
Excelchat Expert 25/01/2018 - 11:59
You're welcome
Excelchat Expert 25/01/2018 - 11:59
So, the formula looks the same with your old formula
Excelchat Expert 25/01/2018 - 11:59
=iferror(vlookup(A4,'Table Reference'!\$A\$2:\$D\$53,4,false),"")
Excelchat Expert 26/01/2018 - 12:01
Any question regarding this formula?

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