Reading Cell Issue

jkchild

Board Regular
Joined
May 24, 2006
Messages
167
Hi

I have a column full of names, which have been populated using a lookup. (Return 1).

When I try to summarise excel is reading the look up formula rather than what has been returned. Is there a way around this without Paste Valuing the list first as I need the lookup to remain as the list may change?

Thanks
J
 

Excel Facts

Pivot Table Drill Down
Double-click any number in a pivot table to create a new report showing all detail rows that make up that number

jkchild

Board Regular
Joined
May 24, 2006
Messages
167
Hi

I'm using sumproduct so I can obtain Name, Month & Values. The sumproduct formula works but gets stuck when trying to link with the Name, if I were to range value the names then this would not be an issue, but I'm trying to avoid that.
Thanks
 

Forum statistics

Threads
1,176,715
Messages
5,904,602
Members
435,101
Latest member
oldmaninla

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