If match doesn't exist #N/A

BX

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Hi,
Is there anyway when using the match function to get a blank cell "" or 0 if the match doesn't exist. Currently, if a match doesn't exist I get #N/A.
Thanks,
BX
 

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Aladin Akyurek

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1]

X1:

=MATCH(LValue,1D_LTable,0)

Y1:

=IF(ISNA(X1),"",Y1)

2]

=IF(ISNUMBER(SETV(MATCH(LValue,1D_LTable,0))),"",GETV())

SETV/GETV requires the morefunc add-in.
 
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onlyadrafter

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Hello,

Try this formula, change the cell refs as required.

=IF(ISERROR(MATCH(D11,F12:F15,0)),"",MATCH(D11,F12:F15,0))

Any good?
 
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Aladin Akyurek

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Aladin Akyurek said:
Options...

1]

X1:

=MATCH(LValue,1D_LTable,0)

Y1:

=IF(ISNA(X1),"",Y1)

2]

=IF(ISNUMBER(SETV(MATCH(LValue,1D_LTable,0))),"",GETV())

SETV/GETV requires the morefunc add-in.

Correction: [2] should be...

=IF(ISNUMBER(SETV(MATCH(LValue,1D_LTable,0))),GETV(),"")
 
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Brian from Maui

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onlyadrafter said:
Hello,

Try this formula, change the cell refs as required.

=IF(ISERROR(MATCH(D11,F12:F15,0)),"",MATCH(D11,F12:F15,0))

Any good?

Here's a thread on ISERROR AND #N/A. Interesting reading.
 
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