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    Conditional Formatting (Excel 2000)

    Is it possible to conditionally format a cell based on if the formula returns an error message? For example can you set the font color to be red if the formula returns #N/A

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    Re: Conditional Formatting (Excel 2000)

    Set the Condition to :

    Formula Is =ISNA(A1)

    where A1 is the cell to be formatted and hold the result (N/A)

    A.C.

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    Re: Conditional Formatting (Excel 2000)

    I have tried several version of an IS formula including the one you suggested. They work if I place them in another cell then reference the cell in my Formula Is but not if I place them directly in the Conditional Formatting for the cell.
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    Re: Conditional Formatting (Excel 2000)

    It seems to work for me - see attached

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    Re: Conditional Formatting (Excel 2000)

    I gave it one more try and it worked this time (??). Thanks for persevering. <img src=/S/blush.gif border=0 alt=blush width=15 height=15>

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