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I want to automatically add different codes in a blank column, depending what is in another column. There are 19. Example:

If Column C is 2915 then in column E enter 4500-51.

If Column C is 5241 then in column E enter 4500-22

If Column C is 6368 then in column E enter 4500-53

and so on totaling 19 different choicesWhat can I do to create this?

Start by creating a table with all of your values and corresponding codes. Let's say you put this in A1:B19

A B 1 2915 4500-51 2 5241 4500-22 3 6368 4500-53 ... 19 xxxx 4500-xxIn E1 enter this formula:

=VLOOKUP(C1, $A$1:$B$19, 2, 0)

Please refer to the Excel Help files for VLOOKUP to see how this formula works.

Thank You that was very helpful and will make life eaiser.

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