10 creative uses for Excel's conditional formatting feature

Find duplicates

To find duplicate values or records, you can use a filter, but conditional formatting can pinpoint duplicate values on the fly. For instance, this sheet shows duplicate values in a single column.

About Susan Harkins

Susan Sales Harkins is an IT consultant, specializing in desktop solutions. Previously, she was editor in chief for The Cobb Group, the world's largest publisher of technical journals.

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