Remembering Birthdays

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Could anyone help me with my memory? I keep a master file of about 200 associates and their birthdays, but need help reminding me when a birthday is coming up. Is their a contitional formating formula that would cause the birthdate cell to change color when it's closing in on that day? Any help would be appreciated.
 

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enter the formula into your conditional format. Cell A1 is birthday date. Format must be default date format. Choose a different cell background color for each condition.

Conditon 1
=IF(A1=TODAY(),TRUE,FALSE)
Birthday is that day

Condition 2
=IF(A1=TODAY()-1,TRUE,FALSE)
Birthday is tomorrow

Condition 3
=IF(A1=TODAY()-2,TRUE,FALSE)
Birthday is two days way.
 
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I just realized that formula would just return true is the year in the birthday is the same as current year.

Give this formula a try. it will work better

Condition 1
=IF(AND(DAY(A1)=DAY(TODAY()),(MONTH(A1)=MONTH(TODAY()))),TRUE,FALSE)

Condition 2
=IF(AND(DAY(A1)=DAY(TODAY()-1),(MONTH(A1)=MONTH(TODAY()-1))),TRUE,FALSE)
This message was edited by Dragracer on 2002-10-07 01:17
 
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