Creating drop-down pick lists from other lists

stevemundo

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How do I create a drop-down pick list from another field that is already set up in my sheet. ie. I have a field name in my header row with a list below it. I want to use that list info in my drop-down pick list elsewhere in my sheet.
 

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mfairbanks

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Select the cells that have your information for your drop down.

Then click in the name box at the upper left corner and give that field a name.

Now select the cell you want your drop down.

Then go to Data and Validation. Select list. In your source and type =whatever_you_named_your_field
 

mfairbanks

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Select the cells that have your information for your drop down.

Then click in the name box at the upper left corner and give that field a name.

Now select the cell you want your drop down.

Then go to Data and Validation. Select list. In your source and type =whatever_you_named_your_field
 

mfairbanks

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Select the cells that have your information for your drop down.

Then click in the name box at the upper left corner and give that field a name.

Now select the cell you want your drop down.

Then go to Data and Validation. Select list. In your source and type =whatever_you_named_your_field
 

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