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    Indirect Function with Vlookup not functioning as expected.

    I am using the following vlookup function in a very large Excel spreadsheet:

    =VLOOKUP($B1744,INDIRECT($D$2&"Dealer2'!$A$5:$BF$498"),$H$2,0)

    Please note Dealer2 within the function. If I use Dealer1 or Dealer3, for example, the correct answer appears. This same function is used for Dealer1 through Dealer20.

    Using the function as shown above with Dealer2, it returns a #REF! error.

    I think this is because, at this time, there is not a Dealer2.

    Is it possible to have it return something such as 0 or - if there is currently not a Dealer2, so the totals will be correct.

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    Re: Indirect Function with Vlookup not functioning as expected.

    =iferror(VLOOKUP($B1744,INDIRECT($D$2&"Dealer2'!$A$5:$BF$498"),$H$2,0),"there is currently not such a Dealer")
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    Re: Indirect Function with Vlookup not functioning as expected.

    This works, however, it produces a error when giving the totals. The error is #VALUE!

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    Re: Indirect Function with Vlookup not functioning as expected.

    If I use the following, it gives the correct total but, if there is a Dealer2 will it produce the correct answer or still give the 0 response?

    =IFERROR(VLOOKUP($B1720,INDIRECT($D$2&"Dealer2'!$A$5:$BF$498"),$H$2,0),0)

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    Re: Indirect Function with Vlookup not functioning as expected.

    whats in d2 and are you sure the worksheet with the "dealer2" in its name is exactly that
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