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Excel alternative to LOOKUP?

Posted on 2012-03-15
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Hi,

See attached spreadsheet

I want users to enter "X" in row 2 and the selected value is displayed in cell B3

I am using an Excel to Web tool which doesn't cater for this, it there alternative method?

Thanks in advance
Test-Lookup.xlsx
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krishnakrkc earned 500 total points
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Hi

Does this work ?

=INDEX(B1:I1,MATCH("x",B2:I2,0))

Kris
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works great, thank-you
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