Excel/Excel: Compare multiple columns to return a result
I have an Excel workbook with two worksheets. Sheet1 contains many columns and I want to compare three of them (A, B, C) with three similar columns (A, B, C) from Sheet2. Then, where there is a match I want to return the value in a fourth column (D) from the matching row in Sheet2 to a cell in a fourth column (D) on Sheet1. The rows in Sheet2 are all unique so there is only one possible match to a row on Sheet1.
In both Sheet1 and Sheet2: Column A is a number 1-10, Column B is one of two colors ("Red", "Blue"), and column C is one of four text options ("Cat", "Cat + 1", "Cat + 2", "Cat + 3"). Column D is populated on Sheet 2 with some value 100-300 that corresponds to the other values in its row.
I see the formula working like this, I just don't know how to write it: Where Sheet1 A+B+C = Sheet2 A+B+C, set Sheet1 D to Sheet2 D
Since you are returning a number, you can use this function in Excel 2007 or later
D2 of sheet1:
then drag fill down column D
if you don't have Excel 2007 or later (Sumifs was introduced in Excel 2007), then post back.
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