Range address

Posted on 2011-04-27
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
I have a named range.  When I assign it to a formula, the address is displayed in the formula, not the range name.  Is there a way to correct this so that the descriptive range name appears in the formula.  See vlookujp formulae in attached workbook.  In the name manager, the cells have the proper notation.
Question by:1r3o2n8
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    Expert Comment

    can you give some more information... your named range starts with A2 but the Vlookup uses range from A3. what named range would it be using?


    Expert Comment

    Instead of selecting the range, just type the name of the range.  This should work.


    This is how its coming for me.
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    Accepted Solution

    The formula should be:
    and so on.
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    Expert Comment

    by:zorvek (Kevin Jones)
    The problem is you defined your named range incorrectly. Don't enclose the range reference in quotes.

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    Expert Comment

    by:zorvek (Kevin Jones)
    For example, Customer is defined as:


    It should be:


    Or even better:



    Author Closing Comment

    Thanks to all for quick response time. Rorya had just what I needed.

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