Excel 2003 Conditional Formatting for Jan 1

Posted on 2016-11-25
Last Modified: 2016-11-28
I have cells with dates formatted as DDD,MM/DD/YY (Example Mon, 03/01/21016).  I am trying to setup a conditional format for when the date is Jan 1 for any year.  I've tried the conditional format with search without luck.

is this possible?
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Rgonzo1971 earned 500 total points
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pls try something like this


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Thanks worked and now I learned something as well.
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