Posted on 2012-09-15
Last Modified: 2012-09-15
I am pretty good at VLOOKUP formulas. I use the built in wizard for Excel 2010. One report file works like a charm. The other I am getting N/A on half of the lookups. I am baffled. I went thru the data over and over made sure the spelling of the names are correct but I am still getting N/A. Anyone have any ideas?
Question by:Edward Pamias
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    by:Edward Pamias
    I am pulling the data from the same system and the formatting is the same. I failed to mention when I sorted from Z-A all of the top half gave me results... when I sorted A-Z the same thing happened.
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    without seeing a sample file and the actual formula you are using, we can just guess. matthewspatrick has a great article about troubleshooting vlookup.

    If you don't want to go through this all by yourself, post some sample data and the formula you're using in an Excel file.

    cheers, teylyn
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    by:Edward Pamias
    Ok I fixed this one too! I forgot to lock in the table array range. I am good now!
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    by:Edward Pamias
    Thanks for the help!

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