# Excel - COLUMN Function Problem - Expert Solution

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when i fill column A and B then C column generate Unique ID using RandBetween Formula {=CHAR(RANDBETWEEN(65,90))&CHAR(RANDBETWEEN(65,90))&RANDBETWEEN(1000,9900)} ...
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Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:22
Welcome! Thanks for choosing Got It Pro-Excel.
User 14/08/2017 - 09:23
Sir u understand what i say
User 14/08/2017 - 09:23
?
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:24
please confirm
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:24
Can you give me a sample result of your expected data?
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:25
your formula by the way is working good
User 14/08/2017 - 09:25
sir in first column when i enter the name and adress then in tird column the random number is generated by formula
User 14/08/2017 - 09:26
i want when i apply second column with name and adreesss automatically third colmn after that run the formula automatically
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:26
alright
User 14/08/2017 - 09:26
how its works ... is that possible
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:27
n there's no data, either of the 2 column, the formula will not run in column c
User 14/08/2017 - 09:27
yes
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:27
yes, that will be possible
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:27
- Entering Explanation Phase
User 14/08/2017 - 09:27
pls sir help me
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:27
sure
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:27
Alright, please give a moment to solve your posted problem.
User 14/08/2017 - 09:28
yes sir i'm waited here
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:30
- Entering Discussion Phase
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:30
The formula to resolve the issue is now created. Please check if we got the expected output.
User 14/08/2017 - 09:31
yes i already see ur moment in excel sheet
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:31
You may check
User 14/08/2017 - 09:31
yes sure sir
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:31
Great
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:31
This works for you now?
User 14/08/2017 - 09:31
yes that's good
User 14/08/2017 - 09:31
can u tell me how can i use this
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:31
Any more concern regarding this topic?
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:32
See, I've added an IF formula
User 14/08/2017 - 09:32
ok see i seen that ......... its works in excel 2007 ?
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:32
IF formula will make a test, if Either of column A or B will be blank
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:32
Then it gives a blank result at C
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:33
If completed for A and B, then it performs the formula RANDBETWEEN
User 14/08/2017 - 09:33
its not work in 2007 excel
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:33
any error on it
User 14/08/2017 - 09:34
i thing the code will be apply on whole column in 2007
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:35
By the way, what is the problem pops up in excel 2007
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:35
the error message
User 14/08/2017 - 09:35
instead use of (A2... B2)
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:35
we must use the 2,
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:35
A2 and B2,
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:35
They are being tested to get the logical result of TRUE
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:36
If FALSE, then it will be blank result in C column
User 14/08/2017 - 09:36
sometime its works on excel 2007 and sometimes not
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:37
What's the result when it does not work?
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:37
the kind of error/
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:38
just wanting to know, so we can resolve it. At this time it works on our sample
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:39
Hope the explanation and Discussion in this excel helps
User 14/08/2017 - 09:40
somewhat bt creating problem in 2007
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:40
yes, maybe some features on your Excel 2007 now not working
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:41
we do have latest version now that are free, by the way
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:42
Thank you for coming at Got It Pro-Excel!
Excelchat Expert 14/08/2017 - 09:42
Have a good day ahead!

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