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I have a master worksheet, many rows.
The formula I need... In sheet1 where the data is.. If column2 has the word "Dallas" in it and column3 has the word "Driver" in it, I want the name thats in column1 to be populated in a cell in column1 in sheet2.

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Hi Kevin,

That's an easy one, you can create a Pivot Table on the data available in sheet1 and setup the Pivot table filters on the column 2 and column 3 of the data. Now, you can filter the pivot results by Dallas and Driver to see only the relevant records.

Only thing to note is that the Pivot Table will need to be refreshed if you have made any changes to the source data.

Please let me know if you need any help with the pivot table. (Pivot table wizard is different in different versions of excel, so give me the exact version of excel if you need help.)

Hope this helps,
Gulshan.
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GULSHAN PURSWANI

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I can answer questions related to the following topics: 1. MS Excel - Creating and Linking Formulae, Running Pivot Tables, Vlookup etc. 2. Macros / VBA - Creating Macros to do specific jobs. Importing / Exporting / Validating Data in excel through Macros.

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I've been working on excel for over 10 years and on VBA macros for over 3 years now.

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Bachelor of Commerce, Chartered Accountant from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

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