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How to use vlookup in openoffice using different sheets

Have being facing problems using vlookup in openoffice while using different sheets. am looking for sample solution

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    have being facing problems using vlookup in openoffice while using different sheets

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=VLOOKUP(A2;Sheet1.$A$3:D27;2;0)

The cell I created this formula in was Sheet 3 Cell C9 - to show the different sheets
A2 is the cell I want to look up
Sheet1.A3:D27 is the range of cells that contains the data I want to return, The first column relates directly to cell C9 is Sheet 3. I locked the first cell in my range as I wanted to apply the same formula across other cells hence the $
2 is the number of the column that has the data I want to return, I had a choice in this formula of 4 columns
0 is the value to complete the formula

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How to use vlookup in openoffice using different sheets plz cn u hlp me.

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Please show practicly use of VLOOKUP

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How to use vlookup in openoffice using multiple sheets


Hi Anonymous, I want to help you with your problem, but I need more information from you. Can you please add details in the comment box?
In general, VLookUp can be used to find a value within a range (that's organised vertically), and then return a corresponding value from an adjacent column.
If you can describe in a little more detail what you want to do, I'm sure we can figure out a way to get it done.
Regards,
Scott

Jun 03, 2014 | Microsoft Excel for PC

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Sir i want to know about excel formulas please give me. my email.add. amarsri@hotmail.com


how can we do vlookup two sheet on excle?

E.g

Sheet1 Sheet2
Class Marks

here there are two types of Sheets.If i want to combiend two sheet via vlookup.could you teach me what should do i for same ASAP.

thaks.

Jun 25, 2009 | Microsoft Excel for PC

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What is the use of vlookup in excel?


The VLOOKUP function is a handy one to know when you want Excel to lookup a value in one place and insert it in another. For example, let’s say you have a list of all of your customers on a sheet named “Accounts” and an invoice on another sheet named “Invoice”. When you type in their account number on the Invoice, you want Excel to fill in the name of the customer and their address (and this information is included for all customers on the Accounts sheet). A VLOOKUP will do this for you.

Here's a tutorial that will help:

http://www.timeatlas.com/mos/5_Minute_Tips/General/Learning_VLOOKUP_in_Excel/

Jun 12, 2009 | Microsoft Excel for PC

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VLOOKUP(A1,Sheet2A2:B20,2,FALSE)

The assumption here is A1 in Sheet 1 is the cell you want to reference, This cell can be pasted - Any problems let me know.

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Hi,
Could you write the column names from both the sheets seprately, and one data eg. that you need. It would be easier to understand the problem.


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=if(isblank(vlookup(Sheet1!A1,Sheet2!$A$1:$B$4,2,0)),"",vlookup(Sheet1!A1,Sheet2!$A$1:$B$4,2,0))

Sep 12, 2008 | Microsoft Excel for PC

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M.S. Excel , vlookup formulla tell me use


I love vlookup!

Suppose you have 1 worksheet with song numbers and titles in Row 1, Cols A:B:

Song# Title
123 Love Me Tender
234 Blue Suede Shoes
345 Dixie

Another worksheet has song number and performer in Row 1, Cols A:B

Song# Performer
123 Elvis Presley
234 Carl Perkins
456 Cher

Notice there is NO performer for song number 345 in the 2nd worksheet.

Now in the 1st work sheet, cell C2 insert this LOOKUP function: =LOOKUP(A2,Sheet2!A:B)

Copy that cell to row 3 and row 4 in Col C. You should get a Performer for all songs even though there is not a song number 345 in the performer worksheet.

Help me out Mr. VLOOKUP.

Insert this VLOOKUP function in cell C2 of the first worksheet: =VLOOKUP(A2,Sheet2!A:B,2,0)

Copy that cell to row 3 and row 4 Col C. You should get the performer names for the 1st 2 songs, but not for 345 Dixie. The result should be #N/A.

That means VLOOKUP could not find a DIRECT match for song 345 in the second worksheet.

That is why I prefer VLOOKUP over LOOKUP.

I have found this explaination of the VLOOKUP parameters helpful:

1. Needle (A2)
2. Haystack (Sheet2!A:B)
3. RELATIVE Col containing result (2)
4. Need DIRECT MATCH ONLY (0)

Hope this helps.

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I love vlookup! Suppose you have 1 worksheet with song numbers and titles in Row 1, Cols A:B: Song# Title 123 Love Me Tender 234 Blue Suede Shoes 345 Dixie Another worksheet has song number and performer in Row 1, Cols A:B Song# Performer 123 Elvis Presley 234 Carl Perkins 456 Cher Notice there is NO performer for song number 345 in the 2nd worksheet. Now in the 1st work sheet, cell C2 insert this LOOKUP function: =LOOKUP(A2,Sheet2!A:B) Copy that cell to row 3 and row 4 in Col C. You should get a Performer for all songs even though there is not a song number 345 in the performer worksheet. Help me out Mr. VLOOKUP. Insert this VLOOKUP function in cell C2 of the first worksheet: =VLOOKUP(A2,Sheet2!A:B,2,0) Copy that cell to row 3 and row 4 Col C. You should get the performer names for the 1st 2 songs, but not for 345 Dixie. The result should be #N/A. That means VLOOKUP could not find a DIRECT match for song 345 in the second worksheet. That is why I prefer VLOOKUP over LOOKUP. I have found this explaination of the VLOOKUP parameters helpful: 1. Needle (A2) 2. Haystack (Sheet2!A:B) 3. RELATIVE Col containing result (2) 4. Need DIRECT MATCH ONLY (0) Hope this helps. Let me know if you have any questions.

Aug 27, 2007 | Microsoft Office Standard for PC

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