Data Validation (Excel) Reduce items already selected, in next row in data validation

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Suppose my data validation list contains 5 items (numbers from 1 to 5). As soon as I select 2 from list, then next data validation list should not show 2, but should show 1,3,4,5. Is that possible without macros? Yes, how...

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Sanjay GandhiFounder, KenhalAsked:
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Saqib Husain, SyedEngineerCommented:
Can you upload a sample layout to work on?
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Sanjay GandhiFounder, KenhalAuthor Commented:
Sure, please find the attached file.
Data-Validation.xlsx
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Rory ArchibaldCommented:
There is a detailed walkthrough on Debra's page here showing how to exclude previously selected items: http://www.contextures.com/xlDataVal03.html
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Sanjay GandhiFounder, KenhalAuthor Commented:
Works fine.
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