[mso] Re: Excel menu option validation- Option code only?

Yep that would work too.  But the original question seems not to want to use 
a separate cell.

Regards, Dave S
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Linda F. Johnson" <linda@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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Sent: Monday, May 29, 2006 2:57 AM
Subject: [mso] Re: Excel menu option validation- Option code only?


> Or, why not use a VLOOKUP to add the single letter to an adjacent cell, 
> once
> they choose the name from the dropdown?
>
>
> Linda F. Johnson
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: mso-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:mso-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf
> Of David Smart
> Sent: Sunday, May 28, 2006 12:43 PM
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> Subject: [mso] Re: Excel menu option validation- Option code only?
>
> I doubt that a validation list can do this - it really is just a way to
> select values for the cell.
>
> You can set up a list control that will show both of them but only store 
> one
>
> in its linked cell, but that cell is separate to where the list itself is.
>
> Why do you need just the single letter?
>
> Regards, Dave S
>
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