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Challenge #19: Excel Record Locator

I did mine the hard way! But I say -- if you have a chance to practice with a macro -- then do so! :)

Meteor
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1. Use multi-row to create Row Index
2. How to get a specific cell from excel sheet
2.1 transpose and locate the cell by row&column index, then cross-tab
2.2 use formula to set the unwanted cells in same row to null, then use summarize to get the maximum or only number in that row

Alteryx Certified Partner

Challenge #19, done.

 

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Alteryx Partner

Hi ,

 

Uploading the solution.

 

Best Regards,

Sharath Kumar Gurram.

Asteroid

Challenge 19 Completed

Alteryx
Alteryx

Differen solution to the 'official one', but same as @NicoleJohnson's one!

 

 

Asteroid

Here's my solve!

Alteryx
Alteryx

Spun my wheels for over an hour trying to figure out how to pull files from a directory. Once that was done this was easy.

Meteor

That was rather interesting. I'm not sure whether my aggregation makes sense, but it worked in this case.

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Here's my solution to challenge 19!