Stop a date from updating each successive day

eyecare

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This is the function I am using,

IF(C1=0, "", TODAY())

This works, however as you can see the resulting date will change. I would like the date to be fixed and not change.

Would appreciate your help

............... Thanks, Gene Gould OD
 

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Seems like an awfully complex way to do something that you could just type in the cell using maybe 8 keystrokes.
 
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I developed a macro for many of our people, then assigned it to a button. This one inputs Today() in cell G1, then copies, and Paste Special.

Sub CopyToday
Range("G1").Select
ActiveCell.FormulaR1C1 = "=TODAY()"
Range("G1").Select
Selection.Copy
Selection.PasteSpecial Paste:=xlPasteValues, Operation:=xlNone, SkipBlanks _
:=False, Transpose:=False
ActiveSheet.Paste
Application.CutCopyMode = False
Range("A1").Select
End Sub
 
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That could done with one line of code:

Code:
Sub CopyToday()
    Range("G1").Value = Format(Date, "Short Date")
End Sub
 
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On 2002-10-17 14:41, Andrew Poulsom wrote:
That could done with one line of code:

Code:
Sub CopyToday()
    Range("G1").Value = Format(Date, "Short Date")
End Sub

nice bit of code andrew, a question for you.

Is this possible if you enter a value, e.g 2 in column "G2" the date going back 2 days and so on?



Regards
 
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