Linking several spreadsheets easily

JamesBowdidge

New Member
Joined
Nov 8, 2018
Messages
46
Hi,

I run an identical report every day of the week and house the individual files all in the same folder. each spreadsheet is identical with the exception of the name (the date changes)

Rather than open each one and manually link them Im trying to build the cell reference including the location and reference them all in one go but its proving difficult..

If I know the file path, and the range how can I build a formula to reference the sheets? normally Id use an indirect to build the formula but indirect doesnt work with closed files..

any ideas?

thanks

J
 

Excel Facts

Best way to learn Power Query?
Read M is for (Data) Monkey book by Ken Puls and Miguel Escobar. It is the complete guide to Power Query.

sandy666

Banned - Rules violations
Joined
Oct 24, 2015
Messages
7,497
like I said : PowerQuery (Get&Transform)

this is from 2016

screenshot-4.png
 
Last edited:
Upvote 0

Forum statistics

Threads
1,186,228
Messages
5,956,698
Members
438,260
Latest member
Sajeer0484

We've detected that you are using an adblocker.

We have a great community of people providing Excel help here, but the hosting costs are enormous. You can help keep this site running by allowing ads on MrExcel.com.
Allow Ads at MrExcel

Which adblocker are you using?

Disable AdBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Pause on this site" option.
Go back

Disable AdBlock Plus

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock Plus

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the toggle to disable it for "mrexcel.com".
Go back

Disable uBlock Origin

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock Origin

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back

Disable uBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back
Top