Rod calls in a question today; how to use conditional formatting to highlight all the track athletes from a particular school. This requires the conditional format to look for the school name within a cell. This is very easy in Excel 2007 but very difficult in Excel 2003. Episode 517 discusses the functions required to make it work.

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