Excel - COLUMN Function Problem - Expert Solution

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I need to check multiple cells in an array for a cell value and return value from row containing match ( cell from First column in that row)
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Excelchat Expert 04/08/2018 - 04:48
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User 04/08/2018 - 04:48
Excelchat Expert 04/08/2018 - 04:48
Could you please share a sample of your data?
User 04/08/2018 - 04:49
yes hold on
Excelchat Expert 04/08/2018 - 04:49
User 04/08/2018 - 04:52
We need to check the array J5 to R20 and return true value from Row I5 to I20
Excelchat Expert 04/08/2018 - 04:54
Ok...so are you going to list out any value from J5 to R20 somewhere else where you need the column I values to populate?
Excelchat Expert 04/08/2018 - 04:57
Hi...are you there?
Excelchat Expert 04/08/2018 - 05:03
Please have a look at the formula in J26.
Excelchat Expert 04/08/2018 - 05:04
This is Index Match function.
User 04/08/2018 - 05:05
sorry got distracted somebody was talking
Excelchat Expert 04/08/2018 - 05:05
We are indexing column I for the matching row of the values that you have listed in the table array through Sumproduct and returning the values from column I>
Excelchat Expert 04/08/2018 - 05:06
-4 at the end that is used in the formula is just substracting the unused rows above the table. If you start the table in row 1, no need to use that.
User 04/08/2018 - 05:07
Nice one
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Excelchat Expert 04/08/2018 - 05:08
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User 04/08/2018 - 05:08
Is there a mothly fee or how does this work
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User 04/08/2018 - 05:09
Do you have tutorials
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User 04/08/2018 - 05:10
Also can you email me the conversation please with the formula
Excelchat Expert 04/08/2018 - 05:11
We cannot email you the conversation. You can copy and save this is notepad for future reference.
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Excelchat Expert 04/08/2018 - 05:12
Formula used for your reference is
Excelchat Expert 04/08/2018 - 05:12
User 04/08/2018 - 05:12
Thanks a lot, i will check the subscription
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User 04/08/2018 - 05:13
ok Thanks Bye
User 04/08/2018 - 05:13
You too

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