two-way linked sheet

asked 2020-02-13 11:40:16 +0100

ChameleonScales gravatar image

updated 2020-02-14 18:59:54 +0100

I found a way to link a sheet both ways between 2 files but it feels a little "unofficial" and risky, as if I intruduced a dependency cycle.

What I did is :

  • open file 1, add a sheet linked from file 2

  • save and close

  • open file 2, delete that same sheet and add a linked sheet from file 1, selecting the one that was linked from file 2

Now if I make changes in either file, they propagate in the other but is this really the way to do it? Is there any risk of data loss in some situations?

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