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I want to count names in a column in excel

I want to count names in a column in excel
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Actually, a slight correction.  The following formula should produce a count of all names, with duplicates counted only once.

{=SUM( ((ROW(A2:A1000)-1)=MATCH(A2:A1000,A2:A1000,0))*1 )}

Enter this as an array formula - without the braces and Ctrl+Shift+Enter.

Good luck,

/Sam M.