Excel/Trying to extract data from two workbooks into one new workbook
I am working on a job costing system for the tree care company I work for. We have a new time clock system, which outputs an excel file and use Quickbooks, which outputs an excel file as well. The lengths will vary depending on the amount of work and number of jobs crews have.
What I am trying to get this to do is extract invoice numbers from the "timeclock codes", which are in column C. Each invoice number has an associated hour total, which is located in column G. I need this data extracted from the file, then the invoice number compared to the invoice numbers in the "quickbooks file" spreadsheet. When one of the invoice numbers from the "timeclock codes" sheet matches up with the invoice numbers from "quickbooks file", which are located in column D of that spreadsheet, the total amount for that invoice, which is located in column F, is dumped into the new file and divided by the hour total from "timeclock codes" and listed with the invoice number. The purpose of this is to give us a cost per hour per job.
Thank you for any assistance!
It's always hard to work from pictures (my advancing years I think) but I'm happy to help you with this - I THINK it would probably need VBA to work properly - do the files you work with have standard names, or are they always in a known location? My direct email is firstname.lastname@example.org - this would enable you to send me sample files -I found this question in the "question pool" which means the expert you originally asked was unable or unwilling to help you.
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