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Old December 20th 04, 10:47 AM
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Default find numbers in a range that add to a specific value

Jason previously answered the above question with the below answer however I
am looking for a formula that works when adding more than 2 numbers together?
Can anyone help?

thanks, Brett

Assuming your list of numbers are in A1:A50 and the total
number is in F1, try this in B1 and copy down to B50:


If there are any feasible combinations, a cell reference
will appear next to a number. That number, but the number
in the cell reference, will equal the number in F1.

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Old December 20th 04, 02:55 PM
Bernd Plumhoff
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If you have to check and/or correct accounts then maybe
this link can help you:


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