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Is it possible to add a yes/no box in column that adds current date when selected "yes" and highlights a row of data?

Last Modified: 2014-08-14
Condition 1: I want to add a Yes/No checkbox in J3:  EPR CLOSED OUT (YES/NO), and if selected "Yes" it automatically populate I3:ACTUAL CLOSEOUT DATE, with current date.  If J3 is not selected it populates I3 with "N/A".

Condition 2:  If K3:ACTUAL CLOSEOUT DATE  is between date ranges of G3: INITIAL ACA CLOSEOUT & I3:CLOSEOUT          DATE               (CO + 30 DAYS)  highlight Green, If date exceeds specified range highlight record red
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I'll have to address date issue.  It's vital that the actual date remains static.  Additionally, I'll need to add conditional format for when date exceeds the closeout date i.e. =$k3> $I3 turns cell red?
Glenn RayExcel VBA Developer
Top Expert 2014

It does appear that a VBA solution will be needed then so that these default values will be inserted, rather than formulas.

In the interim, I've created a second conditional formatting rule that turns the Actual Closeout Date cell red if it falls after the closeout date in column I using this rule:

I think it may be best if a new question is asked that specifically requests a VBA or automated solution to your issue.  That is, a procedure that automatically enters today's date as the Actual Closeout Date when the related EPR value is changed to "Yes", or changes the Actual Closeout Date to "N/A" when the EPR closed value is "No" or "Blank".  

You'll need to think through your regular use of this sheet to envision different scenarios of adding/removing/changing data to ensure that all possibilities are captured.



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