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Concatenation error

Posted on 2013-11-05
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Hi guys,

In the attached spreadsheet I keep getting a concatenation error, I basically want to do =concatenate(A2:G2) in cell I2 and copy it down. Im obv getting the concat error due to the data, any way around this?

Thanks,
Dean
concat-error.xls
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Saqib Husain, Syed earned 250 total points
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Either you do

Concatenate(A2,B2,C2,D2,E2,....

Or you go for a UDF in VBA
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concatenate must use single cell references - not ranges

A2&B2&C2&D2&E2&F2&G2  works
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Thanks guys
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