What an external reference to another workbook looks like formulas with external references to other workbooks are displayed in two ways depending on whether the source workbook the one workbook that supplies data to a.
Excel reference to another workbook external reference to a defined name named range in another workbook how to reference another sheet in excel to reference a cell or range of cells in another worksheet in the same workbook put the worksheet name followed by an exclamation mark before the cell address.
Span classnews_dtsep 25 2018spannbsp018332in microsoft excel you can link a cell in a workbook to another workbook using a formula that references the external workbook when this link is created it may use a relative path with a relative link you can.
Copy excel worksheet and maintain relative cell reference in formulas ask question up vote 28 down vote favorite 7 another copy problem in excel it is intended that all cell reference be relative to the sheets workbook the copy worksheet function appends all cell formulas with wba making it absolute and i do not want that.
A second advantage to using cell references in formulas is that they make it easier to copy formulas from one location to another in a worksheet or workbook relative cell references change when copied to reflect the new location of the formula.
To build a dynamic worksheet reference a reference to another workbook that is created with a formula based on variables that may change you can use a formula based on the indirect function in the example shown the formula in e6 is indirect.
Relative relative referencing means that the cell address changes as you copy or move it ie the cell reference is relative to its location mixed this means you can choose to anchor either the row or the column when you copy or move the cell so that one changes and the other does not.
By default excel records macros in absolute mode however sometimes it is useful to record macros in relative mode this program teaches you how to do this if you dont know how to record a macro we highly recommend you to read this example first.
10 ways to reference excel workbooks and sheets using vba excel offers myriad options for referring to workbooks and sheets in your vba code see which methods make sense in which situations.