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Applying/Expanding Conditional Formatting to multiple cells

I have the following formula which generates a red background in cell H5 and J5:


How do I apply the same Conditional Formatting logic to cells G5, J5, I7, J7...etc.
Bill Golden
Bill Golden
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Roy CoxGroup Finance ManagerCommented:
Just change the refers to in the Conditional formatting wizard to the range that you want. If you want it to expand you need a dynamic named range
Bill GoldenExecutive Managing MemberAuthor Commented:
Thanks Roy. I got it to work almost immediately. (Had to remember to place a comma between the ranges.)
Roy CoxGroup Finance ManagerCommented:
Pleased to help. Of course, remember if your data is formatted as a Table then the Conditional Formatting will expand automatically.
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