Conditional Formating based on other cell values??

Is there a way to apply formatting to one cell based on the conditions of
another cell?  For example, if A1 is equal to 10 then format C1 to red text.

Is there any way to do that.  Please let me know either way.


none89 (807)
11/13/2003 8:18:44 PM
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There are instructions here:

With your example, select cell C1, and in the conditional formatting 
dialog box, use the formula:

Dan B wrote:
> Is there a way to apply formatting to one cell based on the conditions of
> another cell?  For example, if A1 is equal to 10 then format C1 to red text.

Debra Dalgleish
Excel FAQ, Tips & Book List

dsd1 (5911)
11/13/2003 8:31:05 PM
That did it.  Thanks!!

"Debra Dalgleish" <> wrote in message
> There are instructions here:
> With your example, select cell C1, and in the conditional formatting
> dialog box, use the formula:
>      =$A1=10
> Dan B wrote:
> > Is there a way to apply formatting to one cell based on the conditions
> > another cell?  For example, if A1 is equal to 10 then format C1 to red
> --
> Debra Dalgleish
> Excel FAQ, Tips & Book List

none89 (807)
11/13/2003 8:53:41 PM

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