What is the number Data Validation cells allowed?

MPW

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Hi All,

Could someone tell me how many validation cells can exist in a 2003 Excel WorkBook?

Some time ago I used a whole bunch of them and some of the validation went away when the workbook was saved, closed, and reopened. Most stay but some sporadic cells lost it.

On a side note is there a downside of using too much validation? calculation speed, etc.

MPW
 

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