Return matching values in column A&B to C

jason.howard

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<w:LsdException Locked="false" Priority="31" SemiHidden="false" UnhideWhenUsed="false" QFormat="true" Name="Subtle Reference"/> <w:LsdException Locked="false" Priority="32" SemiHidden="false" UnhideWhenUsed="false" QFormat="true" Name="Intense Reference"/> <w:LsdException Locked="false" Priority="33" SemiHidden="false" UnhideWhenUsed="false" QFormat="true" Name="Book Title"/> <w:LsdException Locked="false" Priority="37" Name="Bibliography"/> <w:LsdException Locked="false" Priority="39" QFormat="true" Name="TOC Heading"/> </w:LatentStyles> </xml><![endif]--><!--[if gte mso 10]> <style> /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-qformat:yes; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"; mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";} </style> <![endif]--> Hi,

Not sure if i use vlookup for this, but I have serial numbers in Column A, and different serial numbers in column B, and need to return any matches in Column C. What is the best way to achieve this?"
 

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Hi,

Welcome to the forum!

Not sure if i understood what you need. Maybe this

A B C
<TABLE style="WIDTH: 144pt; BORDER-COLLAPSE: collapse" border=0 cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 width=192><COLGROUP><COL style="WIDTH: 48pt" span=3 width=64><TBODY><TR style="HEIGHT: 15pt" height=20><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BACKGROUND-COLOR: #c5d9f1; WIDTH: 48pt; HEIGHT: 15pt; BORDER-TOP: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl64 height=20 width=64>Serial# A</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: #c5d9f1; WIDTH: 48pt; BORDER-TOP: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl64 width=64>Serial# B</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: #c5d9f1; WIDTH: 48pt; BORDER-TOP: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl64 width=64>Match</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 15pt" height=20><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; HEIGHT: 15pt; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 height=20 align=right>112233</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 align=right>1001122</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63>No match</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 15pt" height=20><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; HEIGHT: 15pt; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 height=20 align=right>334455</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 align=right>1223344</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63>No match</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 15pt" height=20><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; HEIGHT: 15pt; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 height=20 align=right>556677</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 align=right>1445565</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63>Matches</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 15pt" height=20><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; HEIGHT: 15pt; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 height=20 align=right>778899</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 align=right>112233</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63>Matches</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 15pt" height=20><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; HEIGHT: 15pt; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 height=20 align=right>1001121</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 align=right>334455</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63>Matches</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 15pt" height=20><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; HEIGHT: 15pt; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 height=20 align=right>1223343</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 align=right>556678</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63>No match</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 15pt" height=20><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; HEIGHT: 15pt; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 height=20 align=right>1445565</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 align=right>778899</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63>Matches</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 15pt" height=20><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; HEIGHT: 15pt; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 height=20 align=right>1667787</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 align=right>1001121</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63>Matches</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 15pt" height=20><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; HEIGHT: 15pt; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 height=20 align=right>1890009</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 align=right>1223343</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63>Matches</TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 15pt" height=20><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; HEIGHT: 15pt; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 height=20 align=right>2112231</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63> </TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63> </TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 15pt" height=20><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; HEIGHT: 15pt; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 height=20 align=right>2334453</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63> </TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63> </TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 15pt" height=20><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; HEIGHT: 15pt; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 height=20 align=right>2556675</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63> </TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63> </TD></TR><TR style="HEIGHT: 15pt" height=20><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; HEIGHT: 15pt; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63 height=20 align=right>2778897</TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63> </TD><TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: windowtext 0.5pt solid; BORDER-LEFT: windowtext; BACKGROUND-COLOR: transparent; BORDER-TOP: windowtext; BORDER-RIGHT: windowtext 0.5pt solid" class=xl63> </TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE>

Formula in C2
=IF(COUNTIF($A$2:$A$14,B2)>0,"Matches","No match")
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HTH

M.
 

jason.howard

New Member
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Messages
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Hi,

Welcome to the forum!

Not sure if i understood what you need. Maybe this

A B C
<table style="width: 144pt; border-collapse: collapse;" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="192"><colgroup><col style="width: 48pt;" span="3" width="64"></colgroup><tbody><tr style="height: 15pt;" height="20"><td style="border: 0.5pt solid windowtext; background-color: rgb(197, 217, 241); width: 48pt; height: 15pt;" class="xl64" height="20" width="64">Serial# A</td><td style="border-width: 0.5pt 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: solid solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: rgb(197, 217, 241); width: 48pt;" class="xl64" width="64">Serial# B</td><td style="border-width: 0.5pt 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: solid solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: rgb(197, 217, 241); width: 48pt;" class="xl64" width="64">Match</td></tr><tr style="height: 15pt;" height="20"><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt; border-style: none solid solid; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent; height: 15pt;" class="xl63" align="right" height="20">112233</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63" align="right">1001122</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63">No match</td></tr><tr style="height: 15pt;" height="20"><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt; border-style: none solid solid; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent; height: 15pt;" class="xl63" align="right" height="20">334455</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63" align="right">1223344</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63">No match</td></tr><tr style="height: 15pt;" height="20"><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt; border-style: none solid solid; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent; height: 15pt;" class="xl63" align="right" height="20">556677</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63" align="right">1445565</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63">Matches</td></tr><tr style="height: 15pt;" height="20"><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt; border-style: none solid solid; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent; height: 15pt;" class="xl63" align="right" height="20">778899</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63" align="right">112233</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63">Matches</td></tr><tr style="height: 15pt;" height="20"><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt; border-style: none solid solid; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent; height: 15pt;" class="xl63" align="right" height="20">1001121</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63" align="right">334455</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63">Matches</td></tr><tr style="height: 15pt;" height="20"><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt; border-style: none solid solid; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent; height: 15pt;" class="xl63" align="right" height="20">1223343</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63" align="right">556678</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63">No match</td></tr><tr style="height: 15pt;" height="20"><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt; border-style: none solid solid; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent; height: 15pt;" class="xl63" align="right" height="20">1445565</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63" align="right">778899</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63">Matches</td></tr><tr style="height: 15pt;" height="20"><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt; border-style: none solid solid; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent; height: 15pt;" class="xl63" align="right" height="20">1667787</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63" align="right">1001121</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63">Matches</td></tr><tr style="height: 15pt;" height="20"><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt; border-style: none solid solid; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent; height: 15pt;" class="xl63" align="right" height="20">1890009</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63" align="right">1223343</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63">Matches</td></tr><tr style="height: 15pt;" height="20"><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt; border-style: none solid solid; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent; height: 15pt;" class="xl63" align="right" height="20">2112231</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63">
</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63">
</td></tr><tr style="height: 15pt;" height="20"><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt; border-style: none solid solid; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent; height: 15pt;" class="xl63" align="right" height="20">2334453</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63">
</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63">
</td></tr><tr style="height: 15pt;" height="20"><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt; border-style: none solid solid; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent; height: 15pt;" class="xl63" align="right" height="20">2556675</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63">
</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63">
</td></tr><tr style="height: 15pt;" height="20"><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt; border-style: none solid solid; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent; height: 15pt;" class="xl63" align="right" height="20">2778897</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63">
</td><td style="border-width: medium 0.5pt 0.5pt medium; border-style: none solid solid none; border-color: windowtext; background-color: transparent;" class="xl63">
</td></tr></tbody></table>

Formula in C2
=IF(COUNTIF($A$2:$A$14,B2)>0,"Matches","No match")
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HTH

M.

Close, yes - but I suppose a better way to describe this is that I'd like column C to show a list of duplicate serial numbers from A&B. Different formula all together?

I really appreciate your help!

JH
 

Marcelo Branco

MrExcel MVP
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Messages
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Office Version
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If you have Excel 2007 or higher, try this in C2 (same range of data of my previous post - adjust to suit)

=IFERROR(INDEX($B$2:$B$10,SMALL(IF(ISNUMBER(MATCH($B$2:$B$10,$A$2:$A$14,0)),ROW($B$2:$B$10)-ROW($B$2)+1),ROWS($1:1))),"")

confirmed with Ctrl+Shift+Enter simultaneously (not just Enter)

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