Index Match

Posted on 2016-08-29
Last Modified: 2016-08-30

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.
Question by:pdvsa
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by:Subodh Tiwari (Neeraj)
ID: 41775773
Shouldn't it be like this?
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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:


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:


Author Comment

ID: 41776153
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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Expert Comment

by:Rob Henson
ID: 41776202
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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Accepted Solution

Subodh Tiwari (Neeraj) earned 250 total points
ID: 41776211
Please refer to the attached.

Author Closing Comment

ID: 41776245
Perfect!  thank you both....
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Expert Comment

by:Subodh Tiwari (Neeraj)
ID: 41776250
You're welcome. Glad we could help.

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