Excel 2016 from Scratch
An Excel tutorial by Peter Kalmstrom
In this demo in the Excel 2016 from Scratch series Peter
Kalmström, CEO and Systems Designer of kalmstrom.com Business
Solutions, shows one of the most useful features to highlight
cells in Excel: conditional formatting.
If you want to try the exercise yourself, please
download the Excel file Peter uses in the demo!
This is what Peter shows in the demo below:
- How to apply Highlight Cells Rules by using the
Conditional Formatting tool.
- How to select the value to apply the rule.
- How to select the color to highlight cells.
- How to use custom formatting option to select
color for highlighting cells instead of the predefined
Peter uses Excel 2016 for his demo, but the Excel basics
are the same for earlier versions of Excel.