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# Vlookup (search All Of Column A For The Highest Number In The Range)

## I WANT it to search all of column A for the highest number in the range (which will change daily to a new high number above the highest currently), and return the value in column 4 (column D) that corresponds to that value from column A. This is what I have, but it is not working, it is giving me the number (1) in Cell A800 (which is the lowest valued number in my range. The numbers range in value from 1 to 762 with none repeating (they are sequential). The formula I have is : =+VLOOKUP(MAX(A76:A2000),A76:I2000,4)

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Example:

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...| A | B | C | D | E | F |
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1 |....| * |.........| 7 |...
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2 |....................| 2 |...
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4 |....................| 1 |...
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5 |....| * |.........| 5 |...
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