AndrewDps February 2016

Excel - Comparison of four columns

I need to compare four columns like the ones in the image.

If A+B contents are identical to C+D, in the E I want to see the correct REF number (1st Column).

If those are not identical, I want to show N/A or something similar.

[Image Link](http://imageshack.com/a/img921/3108/cKWoNT.png)

What solution do you suggest?

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Scott Craner February 2016

Try this Array formula:

=MATCH(C1 & D1,$A$1:$A$4 & $B$1:$B$4,0)

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