Sum in excel based on cell colour

hi Folks
Is there a way to sum a range based on its colour e.g. in the attached sheet. All the yellow cells added up together are 500. Is there some way to use the Sumif or some other way to automatically add up cells based on their colour. Thanks.
sum-based-on-colour.xlsx
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Rgonzo1971Commented:
Hi,

pls try this UDF

Function SumByColor(rng As Range)
ColIdx = Application.Caller.Interior.ColorIndex
For Each c In rng
  If c.Interior.ColorIndex = ColIdx Then
    mySum = mySum + c
  End If
Next c
SumByColor = mySum
End Function

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sum-based-on-colourV1.xlsm
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agwalshAuthor Commented:
Brilliant...does the job. I just got thrown by the fact that I have to put the UDF in the actual coloured box :-) to get it to work properly...thank you :-)
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agwalshAuthor Commented:
Does exactly what it says on the tin. If using this, make sure you put the function in the cell with the colour you want to sum by.
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Naresh PatelTraderCommented:
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