Hi,

I am trying to create a conditional formula to highlight cells with a 'W' in column M based on the name in column N (in the attached example I've used the name Bob).

So in other words, if there is a 'W' in column M and on the same row the name 'Bob' is in column N, then I would like the cell containing the 'W' to be filled.

I've tried a few times to make this happen but no luck so far.

Thanks in advance!

wace

I am trying to create a conditional formula to highlight cells with a 'W' in column M based on the name in column N (in the attached example I've used the name Bob).

So in other words, if there is a 'W' in column M and on the same row the name 'Bob' is in column N, then I would like the cell containing the 'W' to be filled.

I've tried a few times to make this happen but no luck so far.

Thanks in advance!

wace

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I need the "Chosen SPP" field to be locked in once data is added to the next column. For example, once the user has acheived a result in C5, that result will be locked into C5. The user will then move on to Column D, select their options and acheive a result in D5. That result will be lock into D5. The user will then move on to Column E... etc. etc.

Originally Posted by ConneXionLost The RAND() function will give you a new set of data every time the spreadsheet recalculates. As long as you're relying on the RAND() function as the source of your data, it will place the problem of "locking in" the selected values well beyond the capabilities of any LOOKUP formula or conditional format solution. Especially if you intend to do this with multiple examples.

I recommend you begin a new thread with the suggested title of: "VBA method of copying values from RAND() to a range based on values in another range".

Hopefully one of the VBA experts here can help you.

Good luck,

Hi,

Here is my example. I need to set the fill background of cell b4 based on the value that it is c4. Obviously you can't do this using conditional formatting because it would only work for c4. It looks like this:

b4 - blank cell

c4 - "complete"

I need b4 to be green if c4 = complete and i need it to be red if the cell is equal to something else.

Thanks

I'm trying to solve following issue:

Lets say I have two columns

a 10

b 10

c 20

d 30

e 40

Now I want the value a to be repeated 10 times (as the value in column 2 is 10) in colum 3 (new column) and then b 10 times under a the value a in column 3, and then c 20 times under b, and then d 30times under c etc. So it needs to check how big the number is in column 3 (Thus jump also under the last value in column 3 and paste there) and repeat it as many times as needed and jump to the next value in column 1 and repeat it.

Looks like this:

a

a

a

a

a

a

a

a

a

a

b

b

b

b

b

.

.

.

.

.

.

etc.

A similar code can be found here: http://www.ozgrid.com/forum/showthre...494#post616494

But this code repeats only 4 times and has a static value. I want it to repeat, based on values of another column.

Thanks a lot for your help!

NangNang

This is James from Singapore.

Sincerely need your help here as I have been trying to figure out how to solve this problem.

I am doing an assignment for an accounting project.

I have attached the project sample in this thread:

Attachment content and MY QUESTION:

1) Column B shows the calculated ratios

2) Column D and E allow user to "copy data" from Column B

3) To avoid the data in Column D and E from being changed accidentally, I have created another drop down selection with 2 options " to protect data now" and "let it change"

4) the thing is, I don't know how to lock the cell value if the user has selected "to protect data now"

Can any kind souls here advise?

Thanks.

Question on Locking Cell based on value in another cell.xlsx

My code locks another cell based on value in another cell. I got it working just for 1 row but i would like to do it for the subsequent rows (E10, E11, E12, E13...)... any help??

Code:

Private Sub Worksheet_Change(ByVal Target As Range) If [E9] = "A" Then ActiveSheet.Unprotect ("") ActiveSheet.Range("G9:K9").Locked = True ActiveSheet.Protect ("") Else ActiveSheet.Unprotect ("") ActiveSheet.Range("G9:K9").Locked = False ActiveSheet.Protect ("") End If End Sub

Thanks in advance!

My code locks another cell based on value in another cell. I got it working

just for 1 row but i would like to do it for the subsequent rows (E10, E11,

E12, E13...)... any help??

Private Sub Worksheet_Change(ByVal Target As Range)

If [E9] = "A" Then

ActiveSheet.Unprotect ("")

ActiveSheet.Range("G9:K9").Locked = True

ActiveSheet.Protect ("")

Else

ActiveSheet.Unprotect ("")

ActiveSheet.Range("G9:K9").Locked = False

ActiveSheet.Protect ("")

End If

End Sub

Thanks in advance

----A-----B

1 393 474

2 378 428

3 353 ----

4 336 ----

The final product would work like this.

B1:B2 have data, so I would need a cell formula to select A3:A4 automatically and sum them together. So, once I enter data into B3, A3 would automatically be taken out of the cell selection.

I have Excel 2010, thanks for any help!

I have a column (Calc4) where i want to format this column with two different formats based on the values in Calc1 column. For the different formats see enclosed file. Is this even possible?

in another colume.

If the value in column A = x, sum and average the corresponding values in

column B

I am working with the attached example and would like to make all cells highlighted if row A is = to 2 or another number.

I have highlighted all cells and in the formula in conditional format I entered: if($A3=2), but it isn't working. Any idea what I'm doing wrong?

Thanks,

Karen

a1 and a2. both have to number 1 entered. So i would like c1 to be green, BUT only when both cells have 1 entered. two conditions does not work, because it only requires one cell to have 1, to turn c1 green. can anyone help?

Thanks

excel sheet ('Budget') in the same file. When the Week Number is chosen, from

drop down list (based on 'Budget') I need certain columns to populate. For

example if user chooses Week 1, I need Column C, F and J on the 'Actuals'

sheet to read Y but if week 4 is choosen, Coumns D,I, M and N will be Y.

How can I make this happen?

Thanks

I have a dashboard with data from row 21 to row 5000. The cells in column GM have the following values: "Hide", "Not Hide", or are blank. The data is sorted based on values in columns A, B, and C. As a result, there is no inherent order to the "Hide" or "Not Hide" values in the cells in column GM.

I need a macro to go down column GM, and group any row where the value in column GM is "Hide". In some cases, only a single row will be grouped with a "+" sign. In other cases, consecutive rows will be grouped as such.

I want to go with grouping rather than filtering because with grouping, data hidden along the range of the dashboard is more readily accessible.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you very much.

another column?

Example: I need the total of 5 units sold int the month of January 2006. I

have the sale ammounts in one column and the closing dates in another.

What forumla would I use for this?

Thanks in advance for any help.

In column C I have amounts next to their name.

If the total of all amounts next to their name equal $1,000 or more I want all the rows that their name is in to be highlighted.

I attached an example.

I appreciate any help creating a conditional formatting to do this.

thanks,

Nick

I am a bit of a novice with VBA and would appreciate some help please.

I am trying to write a macro to populate column B with a formula based on the value in column C, then loop through until last row. I've modified some code I found but can't get it to work properly. Basically, if the letter "P" appears in a cell in column C a formula is to be placed in column B of the same row, but if the letter "F" appears then an alternative formula is to be entered. Also, if the cell in column C is blank then the code should skip to the next row without altering that row. Hope this makes sense!

Sample code follows and test file is attached.

VB:Thanks for any help.CalcColB() Dim x As Integer For x = 3 To Cells(Rows.Count, "A").End(xlUp).Row Select Case Cells(x, 3) Case Is = P Cells(x, 2) = "=RC[-1]*100" Case Is = F Cells(x, 2) = "=RC[-1]*1000" Case Else Cells(x, 2) = "=""""" End Select Next x End SubIf you like these VB formatting tags please consider sponsoring the author in support of injured Royal Marines

I am faced with a small challenge whish is beyond the scope of my current level of knowledge.

I have a pivot table and next to it I added some calculations which are based on data from the table. In my "real" file, the cells next to the PT are formatted with conditional formatting based on other values in the sheet (see attached sample file).

What I now need to do is add borders to the cells in columns “D:G” only if the cells in “B5” and downwards are not empty.

I have tried doing it with conditional formatting but there are some other rules which contradict this setting.

The idea is to make the cells in columns “D:G” look like they are a natural extension on the PT.

However, the table can grow or shrink (in length) and I want to see borders only around cells that are on the same rows as the data in column “B” (staring with B5).

I think that whatever solution you can provide (if you can...) should be based a workbook_change event, because in my “real” file, the length of the table is changed whenever I select a different “page” of the PT.

I thank you in advance for your time and attention

My issue is this: If the selected value is "New", I wish the user to input data into three other columns (eg, price, description, weight). If the value is "Stock", I wish to look up values for those three columns based on the item name with the data held in another worksheet. That is, I want to conditionally do a VLOOKUP or have the user fill in a cell, based on the value "New" or "stock (data value in another cell).

What is a good way to do this?

We are pretty new at macro thing. We would be appreciated if someone here show the code sample on how to do that with detailed procedure!

I am trying to add numerical values in one column based on multiple values

in another column.

A B

Red $24

Blue $16

Green $21

Blue $15

Green $12

I would like to add the values in column B for all rows that have a value of

red and green in column A. Thank you in advance for your help!

I can cancel my PMI, the date will change based on how much extra principle I

pay each month. So, I want to search a column for a specific value. Once

that value is less than a constant, I want to pull another value and display

it from the same row that first meets the criteria. I want to search a

range of values (I1:I20). I want to locate the row where the value in that

"I" column first goes below 100,000. Now that I have the row, say I10, I

want to display the date value in that row, say A10.

Thankx

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