Wierd Formula Request


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magmike

I would like to have a column that records the date that another
column ("Status") was populated with a value.

The column titled "Status," when populated with a value, marks the row
a certain color depending on the text entered in the field. For
example, if I enter "cb" (meaning 'call back') the row turns a light
yellow. There are about 10 different possibilities that could be
entered and colors that correspond with the entered text.

Regardless of the text entered into the "Status" column, I would like
another column's field in the same row to be automatically populated
with that day's date when the "Status" column is first populated
(regardless of the entered text) AND I do not want that date to ever
change, even if the text of the "Status" column is changed or
deleted.

Is this possible?

Thanks in advance for your help!

magmike
 
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Gord

See answer to same request in other group.

Not necessary to multi-post.


Gord Dibben Microsoft Excel MVP
 
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Greg Glynn

It sure is.

What are you like at Macros? To make this work you'll need to look at
the worksheet code for Worksheet_SelectionChange.

Do a google search on Worksheet_SelectionChange and have a look at a
few examples.

Greg
 

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