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## Convert column number to letter in Excel

To convert a column number to an Excel column letter (e.g. A, B, C, etc.) you can use a formula based on the ADDRESS and SUBSTITUTE functions. See example below: Formula =SUBSTITUTE(ADDRESS(1,col_number,4),”1″,””) Explanation In the example shown, the formula in C5 is: =SUBSTITUTE(ADDRESS(1,B5,4),”1″,””) The first step is to construct an address that contains the column number. We do this with…

## How to get address of last cell in range in Excel

To get the address of the first cell in a named range, you can use the ADDRESS function together with ROW and COLUMN functions. Formula =ADDRESS(ROW(range)+ROWS(range)-1,COLUMN(range)+COLUMNS(range)-1) Explanation In the example shown, the formula in G6 is: =ADDRESS(ROW(data)+ROWS(data)-1,COLUMN(data)+COLUMNS(data)-1) How this formula works The ADDRESS function builds an address based on a row and column number. Working from the inside out, we…

## How to get address of named range in Excel

To get the full address of a named range with an Excel formula, you can use the ADDRESS function together with the ROW and COLUMN functions. Formula =ADDRESS(ROW(nr),COLUMN(nr))&”: “&ADDRESS(ROW(nr)+ROWS(nr)-1, COLUMN(nr)+COLUMNS(nr)-1) Explanation In the example shown, the formula in G5 is: =ADDRESS(ROW(data),COLUMN(data),4) &”:”&ADDRESS(ROW(data)+ROWS (data)-1,COLUMN(data)+COLUMNS(data)-1,4) where “data” is the named range B5:D10 How this formula works The core of this formula is the ADDRESS…

## How to get address of first cell in range in Excel

To get the address of the first cell in a named range, you can use the ADDRESS function together with the ROW and COLUMN functions. See example below; Note: The ADDRESS function builds an address based on a row and column number. Formula =ADDRESS(ROW(range),COLUMN(range)) Explanation In the example shown, the formula in G5 is: =ADDRESS(ROW(data),COLUMN(data)) How this formula works Working…

## Get address of lookup result in Excel

This tutorial shows how to Get address of lookup result in Excel using the example below; Formula =CELL(“address”,INDEX(range,row,col)) Explanation To get the address of a lookup result derived with INDEX, you can use the CELL function. In the example shown, the formula in cell G8 is: =CELL(“address”,INDEX(B5:D11,MATCH(G6,B5:B11,0),2)) Which returns an address of \$C\$8, the address of the cell returned by…

## How to use Excel ADDRESS Function

This Excel tutorial explains how to use the ADDRESS function with syntax and examples. Excel ADDRESS function Description The Microsoft Excel ADDRESS function returns a text representation of a cell address. The ADDRESS function is a built-in function in Excel that is categorized as a Lookup/Reference Function. It can be used as a worksheet function in Excel. As a worksheet function, the ADDRESS…

## Excel MAX, MATCH and ADDRESS function illustration

Locate Maximum Value in Excel This example teaches you how to find the cell address of the maximum value in a column. 1. First, we use the MAX function to find the maximum value in column A. 2. Second, we use the MATCH function to find the row number of the maximum value. Explanation: the MATCH function reduces to =MATCH(12,A:A,0), 7. The MATCH function…