Validating drop down list

06-Feb-2018 21:08

If you choose to participate, the online survey will be presented to you when you leave the Msdn Web site. Now, you can see a drop down button in the Excel worksheet cell that we created a validation list. However, we want those records without the blanks one after the other.

As soon as you make the selection, all the records for that country get extracted in a different location in the worksheet.

Excel will give a warning message if we try to enter a value that is not present in the Drop down list. Add Type:=xl Validate List, Alert Style:=xl Valid Alert Stop, Operator:= _ xl Between, Formula1:="=" & Addr Range.

'Adding a Data Validation Excel Drop Down List using VBA 'Office Public Function Add_List(Addr Range As Range) As String With Selection.

Sometimes, however, you may want to use more than one drop down lists in Excel such that the items available in a second drop down list are dependent on the selection made in the first drop down list.

These are called dependent drop down lists in Excel.

As soon as you make the selection, all the records for that country get extracted in a different location in the worksheet.Excel will give a warning message if we try to enter a value that is not present in the Drop down list. Add Type:=xl Validate List, Alert Style:=xl Valid Alert Stop, Operator:= _ xl Between, Formula1:="=" & Addr Range. 'Adding a Data Validation Excel Drop Down List using VBA 'Office Public Function Add_List(Addr Range As Range) As String With Selection. Sometimes, however, you may want to use more than one drop down lists in Excel such that the items available in a second drop down list are dependent on the selection made in the first drop down list.These are called dependent drop down lists in Excel.You can use VBA to make sure the contents of the dependent drop down list resets whenever the main drop down list is changed. Here are the steps t0 highlight mismatches in the dependent drop down lists: The formula uses the VLOOKUP function to check whether the item in the dependent drop down list is the one from the main category or not. This is used by the ISERROR function to return TRUE which tells conditional formatting to highlight the cell.