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Hiya,

it says this when you are putting a formula into the same cell ie if(b2>0,b2,0) you will have to put the formula elsewhere onthe spread sheet if you need help, can you tell what you are trying to do ?
 
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Post your VLOOKUP formula. It sounds like you're telling Excel to lookup a value in a range, but are using one of the values in the range as the search criteria.
 
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On 2002-10-03 15:10, watercolor wrote:
Excel keeps saying "circular reference." I don't understand why!!! pls help.

Care to post the VLOOKUP formula that you are trying to use.
 
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On 2002-10-03 15:14, Mark O'Brien wrote:
Post your VLOOKUP formula. It sounds like you're telling Excel to lookup a value in a range, but are using one of the values in the range as the search criteria.
 
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On 2002-10-03 15:14, Mark O'Brien wrote:
Post your VLOOKUP formula. It sounds like you're telling Excel to lookup a value in a range, but are using one of the values in the range as the search criteria.



used the VLookup function: a3, sheet2!a3:h13, false ]
 
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On 2002-10-03 15:14, Aladin Akyurek wrote:
On 2002-10-03 15:10, watercolor wrote:
Excel keeps saying "circular reference." I don't understand why!!! pls help.

Care to post the VLOOKUP formula that you are trying to use.
[used VLOOKUP function: a3, sheet2!a3:h13, 6, false. i really don't understand the use of this function - new to Excel - was a homework assignment]
 
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On 2002-10-03 15:14, Aladin Akyurek wrote:
On 2002-10-03 15:10, watercolor wrote:
Excel keeps saying "circular reference." I don't understand why!!! pls help.

Care to post the VLOOKUP formula that you are trying to use.
[used VLOOKUP function: a3, sheet2!a3:h13, 6, false. new to Excel]
 
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On 2002-10-03 15:50, watercolor wrote:
On 2002-10-03 15:14, Aladin Akyurek wrote:
On 2002-10-03 15:10, watercolor wrote:
Excel keeps saying "circular reference." I don't understand why!!! pls help.

Care to post the VLOOKUP formula that you are trying to use.
[used VLOOKUP function: a3, sheet2!a3:h13, 6, false. i really don't understand the use of this function - new to Excel - was a homework assignment]

Homework assignment... Hmmm.

Did you enter in A3 in Sheet2 something like:

=VLOOKUP(A3,Sheet2!A3:H13,6,FALSE) ?

What do you have in A3 and in Sheet2!A3:H13?
 
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