SUMIF and referencing other excel files

ICAD Network Ltd

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I have used the following formula in spreadsheet A to retrieve data from spreadsheet B, which works fine, however I open spreadsheet A and the info is not updated until spreadsheet B is open, this is a pain because I am pulling data from a 12 other spreadsheets

=SUMIF('M:\ICAD Employee Timesheets\Karen Walsh\[KW 2007.xls]May 07'!$A$13:$A$64,A6,'M:\ICAD Employee Timesheets\Karen Walsh\[KW 2007.xls]May 07'!$BP$13:$BP$64)
 

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Brian from Maui

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I have used the following formula in spreadsheet A to retrieve data from spreadsheet B, which works fine, however I open spreadsheet A and the info is not updated until spreadsheet B is open, this is a pain because I am pulling data from a 12 other spreadsheets

=SUMIF('M:\ICAD Employee Timesheets\Karen Walsh\[KW 2007.xls]May 07'!$A$13:$A$64,A6,'M:\ICAD Employee Timesheets\Karen Walsh\[KW 2007.xls]May 07'!$BP$13:$BP$64)

Try using Sumproduct,

=SUMPRODUCT(--('M:\ICAD Employee Timesheets\Karen Walsh\[KW 2007.xls]May 07'!$A$13:$A$64=A6),'M:\ICAD Employee Timesheets\Karen Walsh\[KW 2007.xls]May 07'!$BP$13:$BP$64)
 

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