vlookup/ range within a range

i have two columns where i have the numbers ranging from 1000 to 9000 (column D) and other column i have amount (Column E).

i need a message in a new column as "post" if the range is between 3000 to 8999 and the amount is negative

example if D2 is 3000 and E2 is -1200 i should have "post in cell F2

hope i am clear
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[ fanpages ]IT Services ConsultantCommented:
In cell [F2]:

Copy this to your clipboard, & copy down column [F] to the extent of your data in columns [D] & [E].

pls try


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[ fanpages ]IT Services ConsultantCommented:

Well done... I really must learn to read the question.


In cell [F2]:

Copy this to your clipboard, & copy down column [F] to the extent of your data in columns [D] & [E].

Please see the attached workbook.
NirvanalearnerAuthor Commented:
Thanks a lot.. was the question really confusing..
[ fanpages ]IT Services ConsultantCommented:

No... I was too busy creating a workbook as an example, & should have checked what I typed into the comment to you in the forty seconds before the second solution was posted.

Never mind.
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