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ALSO SEE: Range Name Tricks and Named Ranges and Constants
Excel has a handy built in feature that allows us to create a list of all named ranges and their corresponding range address. This can be seen by going to Insert>Name>Paste and clicking Paste List. The trouble with this method is the list is not dynamic and must be run again to have the range names and their range addresses updated. There are time when it is far easier to have a function that includes the range address of any named range we type. Let's assume we have a range named called MyNumbers and it references Sheet1 range A1:A10. We can use a custom function like shown below;
=RangeNameAddress(MyNumbers) OR =RangeNameAddress(MyNumbers,0)
To return $A$1:$A$10
=RangeNameAddress(MyNumbers,1) or =RangeNameAddress(MyNumbers,True)
To return Sheet1$A$1:$A$10
To be able to use this custom function in a Workbook, you must first place the code below into a standard module.
Function RangeNameAddress(Range_Name _ As Range, Optional SheetName As Boolean) As String Dim strName As String Application.Volatile If SheetName = True Then strName = "'" & Range_Name.Parent.Name & "'!" & _ Range_Name.Address Else strName = Range_Name.Address End If RangeNameAddress = strName End Function
Now simply enter the function into any cell as shown above.
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