I have two columns in Excel, let’s call them A and B. I want to see if the numerical IDs in column A are also captured in column B or not. What formula would help me get this?

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Isnumber(match() would also work




Thanks! I was able to figure it out with the IF(ISERROR) formula

So, 2 columns of independent data & you want to see if those in A are also in B?

In column C, perhaps =iferror(vlookup(A1,B:B,1,0),”Not Captured”). Then filer column C for the desired output.

You could also use conditional formatting to highlight duplicates. Then filter by color to find the doubles.

Might work, can’t say without more info.


If helpful I can also DM a screenshot if my description doesn’t make sense




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