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How do I amend an indirect formula so I don't have to type the cell reference into another sheet?

Posted on 2016-11-04
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I found Ashish Mathur's rather brilliant way to generate a list of worksheets. Now I want to use an indirect formula to reference a cell on each of these sheets without having to put the cell reference into the summary sheet. How do I do that? Am attaching what I have.
indirect_cell_reference.xlsx
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If you input the Sheet Name in B11 of Summary Sheet (which is currently empty), the following formula will return the Total of that Sheet.
=INDIRECT("'" & B11 & "'!C7")

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Experts Exchange comes through again...knew I was missing one small bit and got the answer I wanted in less than 30 minutes..brilliant!
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Thanks for the feedback. :)
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