Solved

Finding Data and Copying

Posted on 2013-06-03
8
207 Views
Last Modified: 2013-06-03
I have a value in Sheet1 cell C1.  I need to search for this value on sheet 9 row 1.  When found, copy that columns data onto sheet 13 cell a1.
0
Comment
Question by:sandramac
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 5
  • 3
8 Comments
 
LVL 43

Expert Comment

by:Saqib Husain, Syed
ID: 39217079
If you find the value of C1 in D1 of sheet9 what do you want to put in sheet13?
0
 

Author Comment

by:sandramac
ID: 39217119
I would like the data from D1:D25 into sheet13 A1
0
 
LVL 43

Expert Comment

by:Saqib Husain, Syed
ID: 39217140
Try entering this in A1 of sheet 13 and then copy down.
0
Creating Instructional Tutorials  

For Any Use & On Any Platform

Contextual Guidance at the moment of need helps your employees/users adopt software o& achieve even the most complex tasks instantly. Boost knowledge retention, software adoption & employee engagement with easy solution.

 
LVL 43

Expert Comment

by:Saqib Husain, Syed
ID: 39217147
=INDEX(Sheet9!1:1,,MATCH(Sheet1!$C$1,Sheet9!$1:$1,0))
0
 

Author Comment

by:sandramac
ID: 39217162
Getting a N/A value.  In C1 i have the value of "KOTT"  in sheet 9 there is a string of data in each cell on row 1. Example of the data on sheet 9 is below

A1: KBUE 031752Z AO2 SLP134 T02440150 10244 20139 58011 $  
B1: KOTT 031752Z AO2  T02440150 10244 20139 58011 $  
C1: KRRE  031752Z AO2  T02440150 10244 20139 58011 4711 BKN

So I would need the data from B1,
0
 
LVL 43

Accepted Solution

by:
Saqib Husain, Syed earned 500 total points
ID: 39217169
Then try

=INDEX(Sheet9!1:1,,MATCH(Sheet1!$C$1&"*",Sheet9!$1:$1,0))
0
 

Author Comment

by:sandramac
ID: 39217180
It worked, just one other peice there is data listed below B1 doen to B50, how do i get it to copy B1 to B50.
0
 
LVL 43

Expert Comment

by:Saqib Husain, Syed
ID: 39217193
=Sheet9!B1

or

=Sheet13!B1


and then copy down
0

Featured Post

Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

A little background as to how I came to I design this code: Around 5 years ago I designed an add-in that formatted Excel files to a corporate standard, applying different cell colours and font type depending on whether the cells contained inputs,…
Excel can be a tricky bit of software to get your head around. Whilst you’ll be able to eventually get to grips with the basic understanding of how to get by, there are a few Excel tips that not everybody will even know about let alone know how to d…
This Micro Tutorial demonstrates how to create Excel charts: column, area, line, bar, and scatter charts. Formatting tips are provided as well.
This Micro Tutorial will demonstrate how to create pivot charts out of a data set. I also added a drop-down menu which allows to choose from different categories in the data set and the chart will automatically update.

730 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question