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# Populating based on data in two columns

Posted on 2016-08-26
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I'd like to be able to answer 'GB Taken' with a "Yes or No" and populate the date based on matching last name and first name on sheets 'Yellow Belt' and 'Green Belt'.
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Subodh Tiwari (Neeraj) earned 500 total points
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Try this....

On Yellow Belt Sheet
In C2
=IF(ISNUMBER(MATCH(\$A2&\$B2,INDEX('Green Belt'!\$A\$2:\$A\$5&'Green Belt'!\$B\$2:\$B\$5,),0)),"Yes","No")
and copy down.

In D2
=IFERROR(INDEX('Green Belt'!\$D\$2:\$D\$5,MATCH(\$A2&\$B2,INDEX('Green Belt'!\$A\$2:\$A\$5&'Green Belt'!\$B\$2:\$B\$5,),0)),"")
and copy down.

For details, refer to the attached.

PS. Set the Calculation Options to Automatic which is set to Manual right now.
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Very quick response and excellent communication!
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Thanks for the feedback.
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