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Create hyperlink with VLOOKUP in Excel

To create a hyperlink from a lookup, you can use the VLOOKUP function together with the HYPERLINK function. The hyperlink function allows you to create a working link with a formula. It takes two arguments: link_location and, optionally, friendly_name. Formula =HYPERLINK(VLOOKUP(name,table,column,0),name) Explanation In the example shown, the formula in F5 is: =HYPERLINK(VLOOKUP(E5,link_table,2,0),E5) How this formula works Working from the inside out, VLOOKUP looks…

How to use Excel HYPERLINK Function

This Excel tutorial explains how to use the HYPERLINK function with syntax and examples. Excel HYPERLINK Function Description The Microsoft Excel HYPERLINK function creates a shortcut to a file or Internet address. The HYPERLINK function is a built-in function in Excel that is categorized as a Lookup/Reference Function. The HYPERLINK function can be entered as part of a formula in a cell…