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conditional formatting based on type of text

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    I would like to give a particular color for all the texts which are in bold(excel 2013). Is there any way?


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    Re: conditional formatting based on type of text

    I'm pretty sure VBA is the only way since a formula cannot determine the format of a cell.
    However, if the boldness is set via conditional formatting then just use those same conditions to set the colour.

    Ensure you describe your problem clearly, I have little time available to solve these problems and do not appreciate numerous changes to them.

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    Re: conditional formatting based on type of text


    If all alpha characters in a cell are bold then try the following conditional format

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