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Hi Jerry,

I was trying to make a custom function which can mimic vlookup. but I couldnot get this working. Please help me with this.
I have put this code in Personal.xlsb :

What i am trying is to employ Match and index functions to mimic Vlookup, but its not working.
Function DLookup(LookupRange As Range, FindValue As String, RowRange As Range, ColNum As Integer)

Dim Result As Variant
Result = Application.WorksheetFunction.Index(LookupRange, Application.WorksheetFunction.Match(FindValue, RowRange, 0), ColNum)

End Function

This is giving me zero as the result.

Like so:

Function DLookup(LookupTable As Range, FindValue As String, LookupRange As Range, ReturnCol As Long)

DLookup = Application.WorksheetFunction.Index(LookupTable, Application.WorksheetFunction.Match(FindValue, LookupRange, 0), ReturnCol)

End Function

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