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The VLOOKUP function in Plain English

This VLOOKUP tutorial explains in simple terms how the function works, what its strengths are and also what limitations there are in using it to extract data from a range. The “V” in vlookup actually stands for “Vertical” indicating that Excel will search vertically – i.e. down a column – to find a match. There is also a… Read More »