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Conditional Formatting in a pivot

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I have data in a pivot

Name   Jan Feb etc etc Sep  Oct Nov

Dave      1      0     1   1    1     1      1


I am looking for conditional formatting that will turn a row red if two out of the last three months have a value of 1.

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Question by:Seamus2626
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A bit hard to answer the question, given the lack of specifics.

However, here goes. If your pivot values starts at E3, then this formula will give you the total of the last three months:

=INDEX(E3:IV3,0,COUNT(E3:IV3)-2)+INDEX(E3:IV3,0,COUNT(E3:IV3)-1)+INDEX(E3:IV3,0,COUNT(E3:IV3))

Therefore, you could put =2 or >=2 to that to get your condition.
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Hi,

pls try

=SUM(OFFSET(B5:IV5,0,COUNT(B5:IV5)-3,1,3))>=2

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Thanks!
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Rgonzo - nice!
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