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Check column "B" if 2 names are same check column "H" if identical URL's color both rows
In this case row 1 and 4 needs to be colored
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by:gowflow
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Let me understand here.
We need to forget about F and then apply B and H or on top of F and H also check for B ??
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by:bsharath
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This is total different
here "B" and "H" are only to be checked
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by:Ingeborg Hawighorst (Microsoft MVP / EE MVE)
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Hello,

use this conditional formatting formula:

=SUMPRODUCT(--($B$1:$B$4=$B1),--($H$1:$H$4=$H1))>1

see attached. Adjust ranges to suit your data.

cheers, teylyn
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Is this what you want ?
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by:gowflow
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Hi Teylyn,
Longtime we did not cross ... how ur doing ? Hope all is well and happy new yr for you and all ur loved ones.

bsharath
basically u hv a choice of either VBA solution or conditional formating. See what suits u
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Happy New Year to you, gowflow. I'm on holiday in blazing summer weather in New Zealand.
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wow we hv snow storm here brrrr
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Thank you
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Your welcome anytime.
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