Conditional Formatting

Silo

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Hello Everyone

I have a cell that I’ve put some conditional formatting into

This cell has a value in it that comes in from a link.

The value is compared to the value in another cell, I need the formatting to change if there is a variance more then + or – the number 6.

Any help?

Thanks

Silo
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Pekkavee

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Hello Everyone

I have a cell that I’ve put some conditional formatting into

This cell has a value in it that comes in from a link.

The value is compared to the value in another cell, I need the formatting to change if there is a variance more then + or – the number 6.

Any help?

Thanks

Silo
:eek:

Do you mean with variance maybe difference?

If so try this.

Put in CF Formula is

=OR(A1-A2 >6,A2-A1 >6)

You have the CF formattting in cell A1 in this case.

Pekka
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erik.van.geit

MrExcel MVP
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Feb 1, 2003
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Hi,

I think the formula
=OR(A1-A2 >6,A2-A1 >6)

can be made shorter like this
=ABS(A1-A2)>6
enhancing your calculation-speed

kind regards,
Erik
 

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