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Hi!

column A lists numbers in a certain order that can't be changed. the same numbers but in a different order are listed across the row 2 (G2 - XQ2) I need populate the area (B8 - M62) by matching the numbers and referencing the corresponding values located in G3 - XQ3.
Please refer to the attached file.
thanks!
Cross-reference-Formula.xlsx
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What's to be used to determine which group of values the result should be taken from?

For example in B9 we would be looking for 85, but from which group of numbers in row 3?
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All of them. Please follow my example in cells B8 - M8. So for example, the first section G3 - BF 3 should populate column B or cells B8 - B62; the next section BH3 - DG 3 should populate column C or cells C8 - C62 and so on. Hope this helps!

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I put the cell ranges into B5:M6 using this formula:
=ADDRESS(2,7+52*(COLUMN()-2))

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These are referenced with the formula:
=HLOOKUP($A8,INDIRECT(B$5):INDIRECT(B$6),2,FALSE)

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It takes ages to calculate on my computer though so I haven't copy pasted everywhere. It's the same formula copied to all cells though (it takes into account changes in rows/columns appropriately).
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What do you mean 'all of them'? All of what?

Perhaps you can use the formula I posted for you previous question, with a minor adjustment.

=INDEX(OFFSET($A$2,1,(COLUMN()-2)*53+6,1,52),,MATCH($A8,OFFSET($A$2,,(COLUMN()-2)*53+6,1,52),0))
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You can probably speed up the processing by hardcoding instead of using indirects
...but then you need a new formula for each column...

e.g:
Col1   =HLOOKUP($A8,$G$2:$BF$3,2,FALSE)
Col2   =HLOOKUP($A8,$BG$2:$DF$3,2,FALSE)
Col3   =HLOOKUP($A8,$DG$2:$FF$3,2,FALSE)
...

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Saqib Husain, Syed earned 450 total points
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You can use this formula and copy it down and across.

=INDEX($G$3:$XQ$3,1,(COLUMN()-2)*53+MATCH($A8,$G$2:$BF$2,0))

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