By Riley Scaddan at May 13 2019 13:49:16
Using the Consolidation feature. You can determine whether or not the link will be interactive when creating the consolidation. This method provides the greatest level of detail in the summary worksheet. You can choose between any function, not just the sum function. For example, you could create an average of several divisions in a summary worksheet. Some of the disadvantages of this method are that the worksheets must be identical. Although it is not impossible, it is difficult to use consolidation across workbooks.
Microsoft Excel provides several methods for linking values across worksheets or across workbooks. Which method you choose will depend on your desired end result. This article will review the pros and cons of each method.