Get rid of duplicates

mklenehan

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Hello.

I'm sure the answer I need is here somewhere, but I can't find it...

I need to compare 2 spreadsheets of data and get rid of the duplicate entries. The spreadsheets contain personal data of clients: address, phone#, SSN, etc...

How can I compare SSNs between the two sheets and weed out the duplicates?

Many thanks in advance.

meghan
 

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Ricky Morris

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In the first file use the match function to locate like SSN in the second file. Match will return a number if the SSN exist and NA# if it doesn't. You can then use filters to display the numbers (does not equal NA#) then delete these rows.
 
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