copy named ranges from one worksheet to the next worksheet in excel
Posted on 2011-02-18
I am lost with named ranges.
I am setting up formulas on a template sheet with named ranges etc. I want to copy the sheet cells with the formulas on the other 17 sheets I have but the named ranges remain linked to that first sheet. I cannot find how to ensure that the named range becomes localised everytime I work on a sheet, and only refers to that sheet. I have searched the database here, and looked up google, and even downloaded Name Manager, but when I ask it to globalise the name, nothings happens. I am really totally baffled by ho to get about for a problem that seemed to me to be trivial at start!
I am sure it is simple, but I do not even start to see how to go about! I changed the entry of the name and removed the sheet and "!", but when I close, it reverts back to the old name! When I use name manager, and want to globalise, it tells me it is globalised, so???
I want the same cells in everysheet with the same name but referring to the cells in each sheet when that sheet is active.