Match Challenge

frankee_gee

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Office Version
  1. 365
  2. 2016
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Hello Mr. Excel,

Please help. I receive a report with about 50 rows of data daily. Two of the headings have to be identical. I was hoping I could use a formula to do this for me.



A
B
C (Want results here)
Activity Date
Transaction Date
Match yes / no
1/1/2014
1/1/2014
y
1/2/2014
1/3/2014
n
1/6/2014
1/6/2014
y

<tbody>
</tbody>

It does not have to be a "Y" or "N" ...just something that indicates that there is a mismatch. like a "1" or "0"...


Thanks for your time.

Frank.
 

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Which lookup functions find a value equal or greater than the lookup value?
MATCH uses -1 to find larger value (lookup table must be sorted ZA). XLOOKUP uses 1 to find values greater and does not need to be sorted.

JoeMo

MrExcel MVP
Joined
May 26, 2009
Messages
17,932
Office Version
  1. 365
  2. 2010
Platform
  1. Windows
Assuming you want to see if the entries in A have a match in B:
In C2 and copy down.
Code:
=IF(ISNA(MATCH(A2,$B2:$B100)),"No","Yes")
Adjust the B range to suit.
 

frankee_gee

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Messages
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Office Version
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  2. 2016
Platform
  1. Windows
V, V & J,

Beautiful!!! They all worked. Thanks for you help as usual. This will save tons to time.

Thanks again,:ROFLMAO:

Frank.
 
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