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Vlookup got Err:502 [closed]

asked 2015-08-04 17:48:25 +0100

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updated 2020-08-23 11:40:44 +0100

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LibreOffice 4.3.7 I have three xls files, the first file vlookup the second file, and the second file vlookup the third file, it's working from MS Excel, but it fails from Libreoffice Calc.

C:\fakepath\first.xls C:\fakepath\second.xls C:\fakepath\third.xls

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answered 2015-08-04 18:25:47 +0100

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Works for me with LibreOffice 4.3.7 and 4.4.5 if I load second.xls and answer the question whether links to other files should be updated with Yes. first.xls has a different absolute path, once corrected also that one works. Btw, I got a #N/A error first instead of Err:502 (which would be illegal argument).

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I still get Err:502. If the value gets from regular value, then everything is okay, but if the value is from other vlookup, then it fails.

lolax gravatar imagelolax ( 2015-08-05 02:42:41 +0100 )edit

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