Conditional FormattingFormat off prior cell
Posted 27 January 2018 - 09:56 PM
Posted 28 January 2018 - 10:58 PM
Yes, you can do this by using a formula-driven conditional format. In your example, the formula will be =E4<0.45, and the conditional formatting rule should be applied to cells E5:E24.
Conditional formats 'fill down' in the same way as formulas, so cell E5 will use the formula =E4<0.45, but cell E6 will use =E5<0.45, cell E7 will use =E6<0.45, and so on.
I have attached a copy of your example with the conditional formats applied:
NumberListFormula & Conditional Formatting.xlsx 13.5KB 55 downloads
You can see a lot more about conditional formatting, including formula-driven conditional formats, in: Essential Skills Session 4: Making Your Worksheets Look Professional.
I hope this is the answer you were looking for, but please feel free to reply if you need any more help with this.
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