Excel formula Edit

I have the below code with groups the previous column by a number.

=IF(COUNTIF($D$1:$D2,$D2)=1,MAX($E$1:E1)+1,INDEX($E$1:E1,MATCH($D2,$D$1:$D1,0),1))

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Currently is starts to with "1". How do I change it to another number?
petewinterAsked:
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Rgonzo1971Commented:
Hi,

without data I suppose by changing the bold ones

IF(COUNTIF($D$1:$D2,$D2)=1,MAX($E$1:E1)+1,INDEX($E$1:E1,MATCH($D2,$D$1:$D1,0),1))

and maybe the +1 after MAX

Regards
petewinterAuthor Commented:
Thanks, but that gives me a #N/A error. Do you need to see the data?
Rgonzo1971Commented:
Yes could you send a dummy no real data
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petewinterAuthor Commented:
Dummy data attached.
petewinterAuthor Commented:
Dummy data attached.
Dummy-Data.xls
Rgonzo1971Commented:
then try change the bold one to change first number

=IF(COUNTIF($D$1:$D2,$D2)=1,MAX(3-1,MAX($E$1:E1))+1,INDEX($E$1:E1,MATCH($D2,$D$1:$D1,0),1))

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petewinterAuthor Commented:
Perfect. Many thanks
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