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Finding Duplicate Entries

Former Member
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Hi all,

I have a file which contains Licence Numbers and Serial Numbers.

There are at least 1 and a max of 2 Serial numbers per licence and each Serial number is unique.

However, a user has mistakenly added existing Serial numbers to some Licences.

Q. How can I find all the Licences which have identical Serial Numbers?

I need to link this file to itself somehow to highlight any duplicates.

I looked through the existing threads and can only find 1 topic covering this subject and it has not been answered.

Any help would be appreciated.

Thanks, Sylvie

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Former Member
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Hi Sanjay,

Great! It works. Seems so easy now that you wrote it down clearly. Thanks a lot for the help. Sylvie

Former Member
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Here is one way:

1. Group on Serial Number.

2. In the detail section insert the license number.

3. Insert a summary of count of license numbers per group (serial number).

4. In select expert choose group select and type: the summary count of license numbers per group > 1

This should give you a report of all serial numbers with more than one license number.