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 How to vlookup matching value from another google sheet?

Author: Xiaoyang Last Modified: 2017-09-27

Supposing, you have following two google sheet files, now, you need to vlookup the matching value in one file from another one, do you have any good solutions to finish it?

Vlookup matching value from another google sheet with formula


Vlookup matching value from another google sheet with formula

The following formula can help you to extract the matching values based on one key column, please do as this:

1. Enter this formula: =IFERROR(vlookup(A2,IMPORTRANGE("https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Plv5B3v3VfPtdWSJ4zFM6DKPY0MhcCxiYS0vYrxORHE/edit#gid=543140280","my data!A2:B12"),2,false),) into a blank cell where you want to vlookup the matching value.

Note: In the above formula:

  • A2 is the cell which you want to vlookup its matching value;
  • https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Plv5B3v3VfPtdWSJ4zFM6DKPY0MhcCxiYS0vYrxORHE/edit#gid=543140280 is the file address which you want to vlookup from;
  • my data!A2:B12: is the sheet name and cells range you want to search from;
  • 2: indicates the column number that your matched value is returned.

2. Then press Enter key to get the first result, see screenshot:

3. And then select the formula cell and drag the fill handle down to the cells you want to extract the matching value as you need, see screenshot:

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Importrange is working but there is an error "Did not find value " " in vlookup evaluation. I done everything but this error is being persist.
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Hi,

As I look at the above examples in vlookup of two google sheets, I haven't seen the same as what I want my google sheet to be happen.

I have a "Form Responses", the most important for this sheet is the Mem_ID, Month and Amount.

In my other sheet "Sinking Fund 2023", in Members Contribution, I am creating the formula under "Jan1st, Jan2nd, etc." and to be looked up from Form Responses.

If MemID_2022-0001 has a response for Jan1st, the amount should be added in Jan1st column and if it is Jan2nd this should be automatic added in Sinking Fund 2023 google sheet.

Any one knows how to do the formula. This also needs the importrange function since we are using 2 google sheets.

Below are the links of my google sheet.

Deposit and Payments
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/124atlHALikF_sUt7JhV7WvpZwH7MokTDgdWckip_vPE/edit#gid=1642645643

Sinking Fund 2023
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1L6XoVKF6VlwV6Ia7cDj4Ta5cz3nXDuhjoSi0Nwjhy5E/edit#gid=1548046258

Thanks in advance
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Hello everyone,
Can anyone help me how pull date from another sheets using sheet name in cell reference ?

I have day wise data, sheet name are saved as dates from 1st - 31st Ex.01-05-2021

30 days sheets were there so if i want to lookup a value from any sheet am ending formula changing dates! to get values from sheets according to dates


Will that possible? can anyone help me please how to use sheet name in cell reference apply VLOOKUP IMPORTRANGE formula for another sheet


Thanks in advance
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Hi, I tried using the formulae, but my values are returned blank. I do have access to the files as I created two mock sheets to test my formulae.
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Hi, I fill in the same formulae, but my value is returned Blank?
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