Updated: May 2, 2019
This function looks for an item in a list and shows its position. It can be used with text and numbers. It can look for an exact match or an approximate match.
The Type Of Match is either 0, 1 or -1.
0 will look for an exact match. If no match is found the #NA error will be shown.
1 will look for an exact match, or the next lowest number if no exact match exists.
If there is no match or next lowest number the error #NA is shown.
The list of values being examined must be sorted for this to work correctly.
-1 will look for an exact match, or the next highest number if no exact match exists.
If there is no exact match or next highest number the error #NA is shown.
The list must be sorted for this to work properly.
Here is the video tutorial of the same for clear understanding.
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