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Chapter 19: Conditional Formatting and Data Validation
Figure 19-20: A missing value causes the sum to be hidden.
Identifying text cells that begin with specified letters
The worksheet shown in Figure 19-21 contains a list of names in the range A5:G32. Cell A1
contains one or more letters of the alphabet. A conditional formatting formula highlights the names
that begin with the letter sequence in cell A1.
The conditional formatting formula for the range A5:G32 is
Figure 19-21: Names that begin with the letters entered in cell A1 are highlighted.