Excel/looking up a row


Hi Tom
I have Excel 2010
I have a column of dates on my worksheet. None of the dates are duplicated.
What is the formula I can use to locate the row number the date I am looking for is located.


Say the dates are in column C and you place a date to search for in cell A1.   then in A2


When you enter the date in A1, A2 will return the row number where the match is found.

Tom Ogilvy

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Tom Ogilvy


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