HIDING FORMULAS

lzweifel

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Feb 21, 2006
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Hello Everyone,

Is there a way to have an active formula which does not show the formula. I want to provide a workbook to another person, but do not want them to see how I arrived at the formula.

I know how to protect the formula but it could still be wrote down and copied.

THANKS!!!!
 

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Andrew Poulsom

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Select the cell(s) with the formula and choose Format Cells. On the Protection tab check Locked and Hidden and click OK. Then protect the worksheet.
 

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