#### Excel Functions #2

```hi guys, just wondered if anyone knew which function i would use to do this,
because im fairly novice with excel:

Basically if the cell value is above 110 i want the cell to turn green
if the cell value is between 110 and 105 i want it to turn yellow
if the cell value is below 105 i want it to turn red

any help would be seriously appreciated. thanks
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spotseven (6)
6/2/2007 7:40:01 PM
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```spotseven wrote:
> hi guys, just wondered if anyone knew which function i would use to
> do this, because im fairly novice with excel:
>
> Basically if the cell value is above 110 i want the cell to turn green
>             if the cell value is between 110 and 105 i want it to
>             turn yellow if the cell value is below 105 i want it to
> turn red
>
> any help would be seriously appreciated. thanks

You don't want a function. Use Format->Conditional Formatting...

```
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6/2/2007 7:50:22 PM
```Select the cell and try Format|Conditional formatting.

You can specify up to 3 rules (in xl2003 and below).  Sounds like a perfect fit.

spotseven wrote:
>
> hi guys, just wondered if anyone knew which function i would use to do this,
> because im fairly novice with excel:
>
> Basically if the cell value is above 110 i want the cell to turn green
>              if the cell value is between 110 and 105 i want it to turn yellow
>              if the cell value is below 105 i want it to turn red
>
> any help would be seriously appreciated. thanks

--

Dave Peterson
```
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petersod (12005)
6/2/2007 8:26:02 PM
```Thanks very much, this solved the problem.

"Dave Peterson" wrote:

> Select the cell and try Format|Conditional formatting.
>
> You can specify up to 3 rules (in xl2003 and below).  Sounds like a perfect fit.
>
> spotseven wrote:
> >
> > hi guys, just wondered if anyone knew which function i would use to do this,
> > because im fairly novice with excel:
> >
> > Basically if the cell value is above 110 i want the cell to turn green
> >              if the cell value is between 110 and 105 i want it to turn yellow
> >              if the cell value is below 105 i want it to turn red
> >
> > any help would be seriously appreciated. thanks
>
> --
>
> Dave Peterson
>
```
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spotseven (6)
6/2/2007 8:48:01 PM
```thanks very much, problem solved

"Paul Lautman" wrote:

> spotseven wrote:
> > hi guys, just wondered if anyone knew which function i would use to
> > do this, because im fairly novice with excel:
> >
> > Basically if the cell value is above 110 i want the cell to turn green
> >             if the cell value is between 110 and 105 i want it to
> >             turn yellow if the cell value is below 105 i want it to
> > turn red
> >
> > any help would be seriously appreciated. thanks
>
> You don't want a function. Use Format->Conditional Formatting...
>
>
>
```
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spotseven (6)
6/2/2007 8:53:00 PM

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