Match blank cell

tiredofit

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In column A, I have 5 rows, a,b,c,d,e. In cell C1 have the value c.

In cells D1, I have this formula:

Code:
=Match(C1,A1:A5,0)

which returns 3 as expected.

If instead column A contained a, "",c,d,e and cell C1 contains a blank cell, the match function returns N/A.

How can I change to return the value of 2?

Thanks
 

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lrobbo314

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Office Version
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Book1
ABCD
1a2
2
3c
4d
5e
Sheet2
Cell Formulas
RangeFormula
D1D1=IF(ISBLANK(C1),AGGREGATE(15,6,ROW(A1:A5)/(A1:A5=""),1),MATCH(C1,A1:A5,0))
 
Solution

Chowmann78

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Dec 7, 2020
Messages
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Office Version
  1. 365
Platform
  1. Windows
Hi,
try this in D1

=IFERROR(MATCH(C1,A1:A5,0),2)

Hopefully this works for you.
 

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