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Hello,

I cant seem to get the total for the particular date.
Its better to see the attached excel.  

I want to display the number in a cell on another sheet using Index and Match.  

Please see attached for a better idea.
EEqstn.xlsx
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by:Subodh Tiwari (Neeraj)
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Shouldn't it be like this?
=INDEX(Data!9:9,MATCH(C2,Data!3:3))
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by:Rob Henson
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Further to Neeraj's comment, to get an exact match on the date use:

=INDEX(Data!9:9,MATCH(C2,Data!3:3,0))

Omitting the last argument may return the wrong value if an exact match on the date is not found.

You could also use SUMIF function:

=SUMIF(Data!3:3,$C$2,Data!9:9)
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by:pdvsa
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HI guys, if I use the Index:  =INDEX(Data!9:9,MATCH(C2,Data!3:3)) and Robs as well.
the date that it returns is like this:  1/0/1900?
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by:Rob Henson
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Try changing the cell format.

Excel will try and format a cell based on the source cells and will occasionally do it incorrectly.
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Subodh Tiwari (Neeraj) earned 1000 total points
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Please refer to the attached.
EEqstn.xlsx
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by:pdvsa
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Perfect!  thank you both....
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by:Subodh Tiwari (Neeraj)
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You're welcome. Glad we could help.
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