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QUESTION: On sheet 1
Data, Index 1, Index 2
Apple, 3, 5
Orange, 6, 9

On sheet 2
Data, Index 1, Index 2
Apple, 3, 5
Apple, 4, 5
Apple, 5, 5
Orange, 6, 9
Orange, 7, 9
Orange, 8, 9
Orange, 9, 9

Hi Bill
I want to repeat row for a specific time, an example is as above.
I tried to use a combination of indirect/offset/address however I couldn't success.
Could you please help me?

Thanks in advance

ANSWER: Sorry, I don't understand what you wnt

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I mean, for example the first row, Apple have two index number 3 and 5, I want them to repeat as:
Apple 3
Apple 4
Apple 5
Similar to orange have index number 6 and 9, I want them to repeat as:
Orange 6
Orange 7
Orange 8
Orange 9
in another sheet, all by formula.
Whenever the content on sheet 1 change, the repeated row on sheet 2 automatically update as well.

Hope I explained clear this time.

Sorry for confusion

ANSWER: I understand now and a formula based solution will not work.  You will need a macro

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Thanks for your reply.
Would you be able to help me with the macro?
Thank you in advance

You're welcome.

Yes, I can write the macro, for a small fee of $50.  This site allows me to charge a nominal fee for writing macros.  If you still want to use me then I will need more details about the data (what column it is is, what column the output needs to be, sheet names for both, etc.)

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