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Combining cell values on different Excel sheets

Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by HeavyBall, Jul 1, 2005.

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  1. HeavyBall

    HeavyBall Thread Starter

    Oct 29, 2004
    I am having trouble doing the following:

    I have an Excel workbook with two sheets. The first sheet contains two fields, one for first name and one for last name.

    On the second sheet, I want to combine the two into one column called borrower name. Here is the formula I'm using:

    ='sheet1'!A1 & ", " & 'sheet2'!B1

    this works on the same sheet as the source data (sheet1), but is ignored when on the second sheet.

    Any ideas?
  2. Glaswegian

    Glaswegian Malware Specialist

    Dec 5, 2004

    If you are combining data from just one sheet then your second reference should be Sheet1 and not Sheet2 - or have I misunderstood?

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