Excel 2010: One CountIf Statement searching for 2 Values in different columns

Hi Experts - Looking for a quick formula that I can use in my workbook.  I have two worksheets in my workbook.  Worksheet A contains all my raw data.  I need to pull two values from two columns from Workbook A to populate in some cells on Workbook B.   I've got some semi formula stuff that I've found so far, but to no surprise, it's not working.  Anyone know what the missing link is below?  Thanks for your help.

=COUNTIF('Worksheet Name'!C2:C100,"value1",!E2:E100,"value2")

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itsmevicAsked:
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Missus Miss_SellaneusCommented:
What exactly are you trying to count?
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Wayne Taylor (webtubbs)Commented:
If you are trying to retrieve 2 values, you will need 2 formulas. If you can post a workbook with sample data we will be able to assist.
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Justin AlvarezAccount ManagerCommented:
If you are basing your COUNTIF on multiple criteria, you may be better served using COUNTIFS. It's very similar to COUNTIF, but it searches instances where both criteria are satisfied.

Try this modification to the information you posted:

=COUNTIFS('Worksheet Name'!C2:C100,"value1",'Worksheet Name'!E2:E100,"value2")

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I also adjusted the formula by adding 'Worksheet Name' just in front of the second criteria range "E2:E100". This will make excel search the E-column in Worksheet A as opposed to Worksheet B.

Let us know if that helps
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itsmevicAuthor Commented:
That was dead on sir!  Thank you so much!!!
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