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if formula  with vlookup

Posted on 2014-02-13
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Hi Experts excel 2007

need a if and vlookup formula to cover the following criteria
if a1 is blank and then vlookup sheet 2 column 16 if a1 is blank and sheet 2 column 16 is also blank then vlookup sheet2 column 12.
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Question by:route217
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by:Dreamboat
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Where is the value that is being looked up?

=if(isblank(a1),vlookup(...,16,false),if(isblank(vlookup(...,16,false)),vlookup(...,12,false)))
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by:route217
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Value is in sheet 2 column b row 2

Data range c2:q500
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by:route217
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Hi dreamboat

any developments. ..in the if lookup formula?

Regarda
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Do you mean?

=IF(A1="",IF(VLOOKUP(Sheet2!B2,Sheet2!$C$2:$Q$500,14,0)="",VLOOKUP(Sheet2!B2,Sheet2!$C$2:$Q$500,10,0),VLOOKUP(Sheet2!B2,Sheet2!$C$2:$Q$500,14,0)),"")
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by:route217
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Nbvc

looks good let me test the formula.
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