VBA Compare Columns and Return Value

decadence

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Hi, I would like to compare 2 columns by a 3rd Column and return the values to show what the unique differences are between the 2 columns, but by returning the values found in 2 more columns adjacently but on the same row if Found in the 2 columns. Also the data varies in Rows, Essentially I want to compare the 2 columns to find what is different between the lists, Can someone help please

Example

Master ListList 1List 2Found in List 1Found In List 2
abcdefdef
123abc123abc
def123jkljkl
ghi789789
456ghighi
789456456
jkl
 

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