Cell Highlight - data avoidance

potowner

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I have data in cells formatted as White to make the worksheet appear empty. By using Conditional Formatting, if a user enters the correct password in the A1 cell, the data will change to Black and be viewbable. The problem is that if anyone Highlights the cells (either with a left click of the mouse or shift+arrow key) the data becomes viewable. Is there anyway to avoid this from occurring?

Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.
 

Excel Facts

Which Excel functions can ignore hidden rows?
The SUBTOTAL and AGGREGATE functions ignore hidden rows. AGGREGATE can also exclude error cells and more.

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