Not sure what function I need, possibly Lookup?


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May 17, 2007
Sorry for vague title!

What I have is a list of 64 values in A1:A64, with 64 corresponding values in B1:B64, to give give 64 more in C1:C64. These are stored in a Worksheet called "Grade List"

Basically there are 8 different original values, which can apply to Right Eye (Column A) and Left Eye (Column B). They are laid out so all of Value 1 for A are in A1:A8, with Values 1-8 in B1:B8. Then Value 2 in A9:A16, with again 1-8 in B1:B16

In Column C the values are entered manually - this is because they are text values and are not calculable from A and B. The values are overall grades dependent on Right and Left values, but not necessarily sequential as a number of factors affect which of R and L "wins" to create the result

What I am trying to do is allow a lookup of some kind on these from another worksheet, but the problem is, as far as I can see if, you can only carry out this sort of function on one Column?

Here's a sample of the data:- (sorry, not sure how to get the columns to line up...)

R0M0 R0M0 R0M0
R0M0 R1M0 R1M0
R0M0 R1M1 R1M1
R0M0 R2M0 R2M0
R0M0 R2M1 R2M1
R0M0 R3M0 R3M0
R0M0 R3M1 R3M1
R0M0 U U
R1M0 R0M0 R1M0
R1M0 R1M0 R1M0
R1M0 R1M1 R1M1
R1M0 R2M0 R2M0
R1M0 R2M1 R2M1
R1M0 R3M0 R3M0
R1M0 R3M1 R3M1
R1M0 U U
R1M1 R0M0 R1M1
R1M1 R1M0 R1M1
R1M1 R1M1 R1M1
R1M1 R2M0 R2M0
R1M1 R2M1 R2M1
R1M1 R3M0 R3M0
R1M1 R3M1 R3M1
R1M1 U R1M1

So, if for example someone entered, in the active Worksheet, R1M0 in Column F and U in Column G, I'd like to populate Column H with U

Not sure if this is possible?

(thanks for any help that anyone can give and apologies for probably convoluted question!)

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