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I am trying to find the max value within a range (14 cells) contained in one column ("C" in this case). This range will change corresponding to the current cell. Ex. as the current cell moves down (or increases in number) the range of cells to find the Max in moves down (or increases in number) as well. The Max value will then be used as a variable in a equation but for now just getting it into a cell is fine. This seems like it would be easy but it is driving me absolutely batty!

I currently have the non-working code located in a For loop that contains other calculations as well. I've taken those calculations out since they work fine but cloud the bad part. So far I have tried:

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