Rating System

Drewmyster

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Hi there, I've a databse of music, songs, artists and albums, and I want to be able to rate them using a "star" system like that used in such programs as iTunes.

Can this be done and how?

Regards.
 

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cbzdmh

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In part of the sheet you're not going to use type the values you want to be able to select.

For example using column C

C1 - "Awesome"
C2 - "Good"
C3 - "Average"
C4 - "Poor"
C5 - "Wish I was deaf"

For all the cells you want to turn into a drop down menu, hen go to the data menu and select validation.

One of the options will be "List", then select the cells you just typed into.

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rpaulson

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cbzdmh,

I just found that you don't need to put the values in cells. You can just go to data validation - List and enter them into the source box separated by a comma

Awesome,Good,Average,Poor,Wish I was deaf

then copy cell as needed.
 

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