How to find matched value by searching upwards in Excel?
Normally, we are finding matched values from up to down in an Excel column. As below screenshot shown, how about finding matched value by searching upwards in Excel? This article will show you methods to achieve it.
You can apply the below formula to find the matched value by searching upwards in Excel. Please do as follows.
1. Select a blank cell for locating the matched value, enter the below formula into it and then press the Enter key.
Note: In the formula, D2 is the cell containing the value you will find matched value based on; A2:A5 contains the lookup value, and B2:B4 contains the matched value you will get.
Then you will get the matched value by searching upwards in Excel as above screenshot shown.
This section will introduce the LOOKUP from Bottom to Top feature of Kutools for Excel to help you easily find the first matched value by searching from bottom without remembering formula in Excel.
Before applying Kutools for Excel, please download and install it firstly.
1. Select a blank cell to output the result, then click Kutools > Super LOOKUP > LOOKUP from Bottom to Top. See screenshot:
2. In the LOOKUP from Bottom to Tp dialog box, please configure as follows:
Then you can see the first matched value from bottom to top is populated in selected cell immediately. At the same time, a formula is created automatically.
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