second to last in row

taino8632

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I am using the following formula to determine the second to last numeric value in a row.

=LOOKUP(2^15,$C2:INDEX($C2:$BB2,MATCH(2^15,$C2:$BB2)-1))

However, in cases where there is only one value in the row I am getting an #N/A error. How do I account for this error? I want to return a blank if there is only one value in the row.

Thanks for your help.
 

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lenze

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Code:
IF(COUNT($C2:$BB2)=1,"",LOOKUP(2^15,$C2:INDEX($C2:$BB2,MATCH(2^15,$C2:$BB2)-1))
lenze
 

jasonb75

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Dec 30, 2008
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Office Version
  1. 365
Platform
  1. Windows
In excel 07 or 10

=IFERROR(LOOKUP(2^15,$C2:INDEX($C2:$BB2,MATCH(2^15,$C2:$BB2)-1)),"")

In 03 or older

=IF(ISNA(LOOKUP(2^15,$C2:INDEX($C2:$BB2,MATCH(2^15,$C2:$BB2)-1))),"",LOOKUP(2^15,$C2:INDEX($C2:$BB2,MATCH(2^15,$C2:$BB2)-1)))
 

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