Excel/Indexing or Cross Referencing Cells Conditionally?
I have an issue I'm struggling to resolve in Excel (MS Office 2010 version).
I have thousands of records I'm entering and part of the data is structured as follows (I've added rows and columns in )
[D] [E] [F] [G] [H] [I] [J]
 Southampton Rejected Course: #N/A
 E42 BC98 O W
 C30 BC98 U B C D
 B60 CL85 C x D
 N84 B940 L C I
 S96 BC98 E C F
Firstly I know this would be easier in a database, but that is not an option, similarly due to how the data has to be structured I don't think filters or a pivot table can be used.
Essentially I have a lookup table & formula set up so that [H1] will report a result based on the entry in [E1]; the challenge is getting [E1] to show the correct result.
[E1] needs to be the value from column [E], where the associated values in columns [D] and [J] are 'B60' and 'D' respectively. So in the example above the correct value to appear in [E1] would be 'CL85'.
How do I do this though!?!
I need to understand the question a bit more specifically. Especially the conditions which you are using for getting the result in column E.
Can you mail me a sample copy of the file. Its a bit difficult to read the way its currently posted along with the question. Please send your file to - firstname.lastname@example.org and include AllExperts in the subject line.
We can take it further once I have a look at the file.
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