Understand data at a glance with conditional formatting

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Sometimes it’s hard to read and interpret data by scanning rows and rows of information. But you can use conditional formatting to make certain data stand out, helping you to analyze data, and to identify patterns and trends.


After completing this course you will be able to:

  • Make data stand out by applying conditional formatting to cells.

  • Decide which type of conditional formatting to apply.

  • Clear conditional formatting from cells.

  • Make your own conditional formatting rules.

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Applies To: Excel 2010

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