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Excel Conditional Formatting

Posted on 2011-09-12
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Can someone please tell me why this conditional formatting won't work?

Cheers

Carlton
EE-The-Tapev11.xlsm
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Rather than >$D$3 and >$E$3 remove the $ signs and use >D3 and >E3, that will do a comparison for each row, otherwise you are comparing each row against a fixed row 3

regards, barry
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Cheers Bazza :-)

Worked!
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