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How to find a specific row in Excell

I am looking for some formula in Excel like give me the number of the row which its first column is 5 and its second is 3 I have searched the web but I have found lookup, search, find and ... which ...
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Combining address function and cell function in Excel

In MS Excel 2013, when I write =CELL("contents",$B$1) It is okay, but when I write =CELL("contents",ADDRESS(1,2)) It results in error. I would like to access the contents of an address. I have ...
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Looking up the row number of a shared identifier in Excel, and counting the number of cells in that row that meet specific criteria?

I have a sheet that contains a lookup value in columns. I want Excel to look for each value in another sheet, and count the number of instances of a certain word in the row in which it found that ...
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How can I get information from one cell in a row, based on the clue of 2 other cells in the same row?

I'm trying to get Excel to give me information in Column C based on the values in Columns A and B. Cell A and Cell B will contain duplicates, and what I'm trying to do is build a formula which finds ...
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Excel lookup() always returns last value

I am using Excel on a larger table (3148 col) and I am doing a lookup. I've tried it with just 10 columns and it worked as expected but when I do my lookup with all the entries it just fails by ...
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How to force Lync 2013 to lookup within local Contact List first and then perform a remote search?

In MS Lync 2013, everytime I type a name in ("Find Someone") textfield, Lync will bring results by querying server only, why? if that name is already added in my Contacts/Favorites List locally, it ...
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Finding the largest value in a 2-dimensional range and returning the column header

I've been struggling to find a solution to locating the maximal number within a 2-dimensional range and then looking up the column header that the maximal number falls into. For example: I'm ...
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Domain name lookup as another domain name

In Windows (8.1) hosts file contains mappings of IP addresses to host names. For example: 127.0.0.1 example.domain.net What I want to achieve is to map a domain name to another domain ...
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How to get VLOOKUP to return the *last* match?

I'm used to working with VLOOKUP but this time I have a challenge. I don't want the first matching value, but the last. How? (I'm working with LibreOffice Calc but an MS Excel solution ought to be ...
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Trouble adding values from different ranges in excel

I have a fairly unique problem I am having trouble with. Essentially, I need to fix column U on Sheet 1. Ignore stuff out of the tables, as most of that is stuff I either will hide but reference, or ...
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Alternative DOI resolvers besides dx.doi.org?

http://dx.doi.org/ is frequently slow for me. Are there any alternative DOI resolvers? thanks
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MS Excel using multidimensional lookup

Hi am trying to assign a value given that if I have a some value that matches column 1, it will search try to check if for that specific row my my product variable is lesser than specified. So let's ...
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Excel - Lookup to match varying criteria

I have a list of poles, some with more than one test result. I want to find the latest test result for each pole and then return the result. As we know, VLOOKUP only finds the first. I don't want ...
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Excel: What formula to use to return the minimum or maximum of a set of lookup values? [duplicate]

I'm looking for a way to calculate the values shown in cols D & E in the below screengrab. Column D contains the earliest date from column B where the name in column A matches. Similarly, column ...
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How to automatically populate a lookup column in Sharepoint 2013

I have 2 Sharepoint lists in SP2013: Errors and Locations. The errors list has a lookup column to the locations list. I need the location information (phone, address, etc) to populate automatically ...
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Formula to search highest value related to a near match reference

I have a list of neutral references which change as per the date so What I am looking for is a formula that will search Product and return the latest date. e.g., A B ...
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Lookup range of words in range of sentences

Based on the following example: I want to look up for words from the $D$2:$D$6 range in sentences from the $A$2:$A$8 range and use the value from the side column (here Tag). So far I'm doing this: ...
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Find and return sheet name

I am looking for help in finding a string within a workbook and returning the sheet name (Address) or where the same can be found, e.g. Let's look for Lisbon which is located in sheet Portugal (sheet ...
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Excel Lookup Not returning Proper Result

I have a simple lookup function, which I am using in place of a Switch Case statement. Following is what I am trying to accomplish: switch(F5){ case "apple": return "1"; break; ...
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Excel Lookup/Match exact match only

I am a bit confused with lookup/match and the lookup wizard in excel 07 does not seem to allow multiple sheets properly. What I need is for cell B2:BXXXX on Sheet 2 to run the following and display ...
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excel performance: Lookup Vs Getpivotdata

I build an Excel 2007 spreadsheet which contains a larger table with source data (about 500,000 rows and 10 columns). I need to extract data from this large table for my analysis. To extract and ...
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How do I use Expression Builder in Access to create a LOOKUP function?

I recently moved from Excel 2007 to Access 2007 to manage what never should have been spreadsheets. Unfortunately, from what I can tell, the LOOKUP function in Excel does not exactly work the same as ...
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Excel look-up column data

I have two data tabs for survey responses - the first shows the full set of exepcted responses an which office they are from HMIP LDU 1 Leeds 2 Leeds 3 Leeds 4 Leeds 5 Wakefield ...
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Retrieve content of different cells based on input

I have a cell X where the user can enter a number. I then need to take that number N and get the value of another cell Y based on that. The scenario is this: The user can enter a product number and ...
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Excel lookup data from google docs spread sheet

Can excel lookup values from a spreadsheet in google docs? I would like my current excel forms to be able to lookup data from a spread sheet that used to be held on our server but now is a google ...
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Lookup is failing to accurately use the lookup value

I am using two Excel workbooks; one is the backend for the other. In Book 1, there are sheets sheets with a $Timeline, $ClientInfo, and $VendorInfo. Book 2 is meant to be a summary record of different ...
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Camera control box plugged into the router, any idea how I can find its IP?

In the past I've used it but recently I got a new router. I plugged the camera control box in, and it has an internal webserver to configure it. However I just have no idea what its IP address is. I ...
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Checking if any cell in a column of strings on one worksheet is contained in a column of strings in another worksheet

I have a column of strings in an Excel worksheet. I'm looking for a way to write a worksheet function (not VBA) that will allow me to tell, for each cell, if the value of the cell is contained in a ...
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Problem with network shares

I have a laptop installed with Windows 7 that has problems in accessing network shares. Even if I am able to ping the computers containing the share then I get the infamous "Windows cannot access the ...
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MS Excel 2010: VLOOKUP not working right?

Here's the data that I have on the "Components" sheet (B4:E13): Component 1 a Form Low Component 2 a Form Low Component 3 a Form Medium Component 4 a ...
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Excel lookup based on times

I have a table of data number LowTime HighTime 2 0:10:10 0:11:23 4 0:11:24 0:12:55 I want to find in this table the number value for a given time if I have in my cell 11:25 ...
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DNS Lookup over SSH Tunnel

On Linux or Mac OS X how can I perform DNS lookups over an established SSH Tunnel? How can I restrict DNS lookups of the form *.mydomain.com Can I redirect all attempts to access domains of the ...
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Excel Table lookup with indexes in multiple columns

I have a Table in Excel the looks about like this: Test1 100 test2 200 Test3 110 test4 210 Test5 120 test6 220 I want a function that, given test 1 as input, will return 100 AND given ...
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Is there any free reverse DNS lookup service (DNS replication)?

I want to find all domain names that were resolved for a specific IP. How to do such a search? There is any free service/tool for that?
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Dos executable lookup except PATH

I have a cmd open (Windows 7), and I type "java.exe", and the system finds the executable at c:\program files\java\jre6\bin. However, this folder is not in the path. What other mechanism affect the ...
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Inverse ARP lookup

How can I do an inverse ARP lookup in Windows and/or Linux? Say that I have the MAC address of wireless access point which is up and running in the network, but I forgot it's IP address?
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Excel: Finding a value in a range of values

In my Excel document, I have one sheet containing a column of important dates. In another sheet I have a list of all dates. I want to conditionally format that list such that if the date is present in ...
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Where can I obtain the full DNS zone files for all TLDs?

Is there a way to get full zone files for all TLDs? I have managed to get my hands on a few (.com, .net, .org), but I'd really like to get some of the country-specific ones for having a play around ...