Match Challenge

frankee_gee

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Joined
Mar 3, 2008
Messages
142
Office Version
  1. 365
  2. 2016
Platform
  1. Windows
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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JoeMo

MrExcel MVP
Joined
May 26, 2009
Messages
17,943
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

Board Regular
Joined
Mar 3, 2008
Messages
142
Office Version
  1. 365
  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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