Excel - Assign range names to adjacent cells in a single operation

Posted on 2011-10-26
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
Can each name in a list of names in one column be assigned as range names to the cell adjacent to each name in one action similar to the Range/Label/Right command in Lotus 1-2-3?  Thanks
Question by:rjfields
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    Accepted Solution

    Yes.  Highlight your two columns and the rows then select Formulas > Create from Selection in the "Defined Names" ribbon group.

    "Left row"should already be selected for you (select it if not).

    There you have it.
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    Expert Comment

    If you are not using 2007 or 2010, the menu items would be:

    Insert > Name > Create

    Author Closing Comment

    Worked great.  Thank you very much

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