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Topic # 68506 23-Sep-2010 12:03
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Working on a spreadsheet to monitor/record out internet usage (entered manually) from 15+ branches - working fine, but what Im wondering, is it possible to get Excel (03) to automatically color a cell if the entry is over a certain limit so at a glance I can see whos been going over their limit without manually highlighting them. (Some branches have different data caps else Id do the highlighting as I entered the numbers)

ie: Branch1 uses under their data allowance so the cell remains default (white), but Branch2 goes over their limit of x and the cell gets highlighted/filled with red.

Any assistance appreciated :)





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  Reply # 383567 23-Sep-2010 12:09
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Check out the Conditional Formating feature - it will do what you want.




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  Reply # 383568 23-Sep-2010 12:10
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#fail for me... its Office 07 not 03 btw ;)

Thanks for the tip, will look it up :)




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  Reply # 383574 23-Sep-2010 12:14
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As above - conditional formatting is relatively easy to follow.  In Excel 2007 there is, by default, a button on the "Home" ribbon entitled "conditional formatting".

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  Reply # 383578 23-Sep-2010 12:17
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Thanks very much, exactly what I want :)

Shows how often I use Excel..... ;)

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