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I have a spreadsheet that when I open it, I have to update the sheet or not. I hit the button (either one) and it says I have a circular reference error. I have gone over the whole book and cannot find it. I used the error checking tool and nothing. What else is there top do:
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Old 06-28-2017, 09:32 AM
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usually the circular reference is indicated in the lower left corner of the sheet
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Thank you. I couldn't find the circular reference, even through error check. Everything else but no circular references. sTill have the error but deleted all but one sheet and it is still there
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Best to post the workbook if not confidential...so we can help investigate...
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Unfortunately I cannot post, privileged work product. It's just an annoyance, I'll try to redo it and leave out product and work info.

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I have a spreadsheet that when I open it, I have to update the sheet or not. I hit the button (either one) and it says I have a circular reference error.
Is this the same file that has "an amount error after the calculations", per your posting at https://www.msofficeforums.com/excel...e-amounts.html ?

I was suggesting that the latter is due to rounding issues.

But circular references, be they on purpose or by accident, can cause all sorts of unexpected results.
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Are you using the Circular References tool in the Error Checking dropdown? It should identify both the cell location and sheet where the circular reference is (see attachments)
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