#### Number colours

```Hi,

Is it possible to change to colour of a number to indicate whether it was
positive or negative?  IE - blue for positive numbers and red for negative.

Thanks for any help.

Matt.

```
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12/11/2003 4:32:12 PM
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```Matt

Format>Cells>Number>Custom

[Blue]#,##0.00;[Red]-#,##0.00

Gord Dibben Excel MVP

On Thu, 11 Dec 2003 16:32:12 -0000, "The Stoat" <thefantstoat@lycos.co.uk>
wrote:

>Hi,
>
>Is it possible to change to colour of a number to indicate whether it was
>positive or negative?  IE - blue for positive numbers and red for negative.
>
>Thanks for any help.
>
>Matt.
>

```
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Gord
12/11/2003 5:10:11 PM
```Thanks!

<Gord Dibben> wrote in message
news:539htvovj61i7ljcrgm0t8gorg14k7s1kv@4ax.com...
> Matt
>
> Format>Cells>Number>Custom
>
> [Blue]#,##0.00;[Red]-#,##0.00
>
> Gord Dibben Excel MVP
>
> On Thu, 11 Dec 2003 16:32:12 -0000, "The Stoat" <thefantstoat@lycos.co.uk>
> wrote:
>
> >Hi,
> >
> >Is it possible to change to colour of a number to indicate whether it was
> >positive or negative?  IE - blue for positive numbers and red for
negative.
> >
> >Thanks for any help.
> >
> >Matt.
> >
>

```
 0
12/11/2003 6:04:38 PM
```Gord,

If the number = 0 and I want to make the "0" red, how would that be done?
For example, my formula is =COUNTIF(Schedule!D8:D86,"*IV 1230*") and if the
answer is "0", I would like it to be a red "0".  Thanks.

Ray
<Gord Dibben> wrote in message
news:539htvovj61i7ljcrgm0t8gorg14k7s1kv@4ax.com...
> Matt
>
> Format>Cells>Number>Custom
>
> [Blue]#,##0.00;[Red]-#,##0.00
>
> Gord Dibben Excel MVP
>
> On Thu, 11 Dec 2003 16:32:12 -0000, "The Stoat" <thefantstoat@lycos.co.uk>
> wrote:
>
> >Hi,
> >
> >Is it possible to change to colour of a number to indicate whether it was
> >positive or negative?  IE - blue for positive numbers and red for
negative.
> >
> >Thanks for any help.
> >
> >Matt.
> >
>

```
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rayscar (7)
12/14/2003 11:54:19 PM
```Ray

Format>Conditional Formatting>Cell Value is: equal to 0

Format>Either font color or pattern color to Red.

Gord

On Sun, 14 Dec 2003 18:54:19 -0500, "rayscar"
<rayscar@pagescriptersNOSPAM.com> wrote:

>Gord,
>
>If the number = 0 and I want to make the "0" red, how would that be done?
>For example, my formula is =COUNTIF(Schedule!D8:D86,"*IV 1230*") and if the
>answer is "0", I would like it to be a red "0".  Thanks.
>
>Ray
><Gord Dibben> wrote in message
>news:539htvovj61i7ljcrgm0t8gorg14k7s1kv@4ax.com...
>> Matt
>>
>> Format>Cells>Number>Custom
>>
>> [Blue]#,##0.00;[Red]-#,##0.00
>>
>> Gord Dibben Excel MVP
>>
>> On Thu, 11 Dec 2003 16:32:12 -0000, "The Stoat" <thefantstoat@lycos.co.uk>
>> wrote:
>>
>> >Hi,
>> >
>> >Is it possible to change to colour of a number to indicate whether it was
>> >positive or negative?  IE - blue for positive numbers and red for
>negative.
>> >
>> >Thanks for any help.
>> >
>> >Matt.
>> >
>>
>

```
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Gord
12/15/2003 1:16:11 AM

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