Find value 2 columns left of highest value in original column

markdoughty

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I'm trying to look up the values in a column, find the highest value, then show the value of the cell 2 columns to the left?

=VLOOKUP(LARGE(A:A,1),A1:V500,(0,-2),FALSE)

Ive managed to get the below working to the right but cant get it working to the left?

=VLOOKUP(MAX(M1:M500), A1:V500, 4, FALSE)


All ideas helpful..
 
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