VLOOKUP + INDIRECT & CONCATENATE dynamic file name

hensleyj

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Hey everyone,

Need help

I have the following Dynamic reference on sheet "Ranges"

Code:
=IF(TDCustomerName="","",INDIRECT(CONCATENATE("'[",$K$387,".xlsm]","sheet 1","'","!E3")))

This refers to another workbook with a range of customer data. The above code, obviously refers to an ever changing file name.

In the workbook that contains the data, some cells are blank, others will not be.

I need to include in the above, a line of code which tells it how to handle a blank cell within the vlookup.

I am trying to include the following before the INDIRECT part....
Code:
IF(VLOOKUP($B$3,B8:AB168,4,FALSE)="","",

However due to the dynamic name reference of the filename, i am unsure how i will add this line, to the above, with the dynamic filename. The sheet will always remain sheet1, but the value of K387 will confirm the name of the workbook, which should direct the vlookup and check if it is blank.

I can get it working without a dynamic name, but that will defeat the purpose as each user will be using a different workbook

Any ideas?
 

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