Find next entry?

Bebbspoke

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Hi Folks - - got a mental block going on.... please...
using the "Find & Search" - what is the instruction for "finding next" entry, in a single column which may have several k rows with only a very occasional (numeric) entry? Thank you.
 

oldbrewer

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=match("blue",$a$1:$a$10000,0) will give you the row number of the first cell equaling "blue"...
 

Bebbspoke

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Thanks oldb; - was after a simple find "next (column) entry" method - to search said col rapidly...?
 

Bebbspoke

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Hi Oldbrewer - I require a method by which I can tab through a large but sparsely populated column to visually check entries & values...
I'm sure such a facility should be availabe...
 

oldbrewer

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my post 4 trying to establish how many blues and will you look for (say) reds, yellows and pinks also.........
 

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