Conditional Format a cell should the value in teh cell fall between the numbers in two other cells

damian_r_Home

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Afternoon All.

A Friday afternoon failing on my part...

I require cell G8 to change colour if the value in G8 (which is achieved by the sum =E8-C8) falls between the values which are manually entered into G3 & G4.
G3 will have a positive number (such as 10) while G4 will have a negative number (such as -10).

You help, as always, will be much appreciated.

D
 

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etaf

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select G8
then in conditional formatting
set a formula
=AND( G8 > G4 , G8 < G3 )
if you want to include if equal

then
=AND( G8 > = G4 , G8 < = G3 )

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CellConditionCell FormatStop If True
G8Expression=AND(G8>=G4,G8<=G3)textNO
 
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damian_r_Home

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Thanks etaf, I'll give that a go now and then i can finish work for the week (hopefully)
 

etaf

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to stop blank cells being included then add G8<>""
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Sheet1
Cells with Conditional Formatting
CellConditionCell FormatStop If True
G8Expression=AND(G8<>"",G8>=G4,G8<=G3)textNO
 

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