Revise Match formula

Column A contains a 7 digit code.
Column B contains a code that could be 1 digit, 2 digits, 3 digits, 4 digits or 5 digits.

Column F contains random Code 2 codes.

The objective is to match the Code 1 from Column A with code 2 from the same row, to the same code 2 in Column F.

This formula worked for another problem but will not work for this problem.
=INDEX(A:B,MATCH(TRIM(F2),B:B,0),1)
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gregfthompsonAsked:
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Saurabh Singh TeotiaCommented:
How will you say it's a match or No match?? What are the criteria for it??
ProfessorJimJamMicrosoft Excel ExpertCommented:
change your formula to  =INDEX(A:B,MATCH(TRIM(F2),B:B,0),2)  and it will work.

replace 1 with 2
gregfthompsonAuthor Commented:
Hi ProfessorJimJam,

I used your formula and received the error window attached.

I'm sure it is close, but I cannot make it work.

Thanks,

Greg
Match-formula-problem.JPG
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Saurabh Singh TeotiaCommented:
Greg,

The correct formula will be...

=INDEX(A:A,MATCH(F2,B:B,0),1)

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Enclosed is your workbook for reference...

Saurabh...
Code-attach-file.xlsx

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gregfthompsonAuthor Commented:
Thanks ProfessorJimJam, and Saurabh Singh Teotia.

Great work!

Greg
Saurabh Singh TeotiaCommented:
Greg,

You are welcome..Always Happy to help.. :-)

Saurabh...
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