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Macro to color groups of cells based on column values

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    Macro to color groups of cells based on column values

    I'd like a macro that I can change the background color from column A thru I based on a word from a drop down menu in column G. I would do conditional formatting but I have more then 3 words. I would like different colors for each word and have the macro do it automatically.

    I found this code but it only colors the cell in column G and not columns A thru I...... any help modifiying it would help too....

    Private Sub Worksheet_Change(ByVal Target As Range)

    Dim icolor As Integer

    If Target.Column <> 7 Then Exit Sub
    'change the conditions below
    Select Case Target.Value
    Case "Cmpl"
    Case "In Progress"
    icolor = 6
    Case 1 To 9
    icolor = 45
    Case 1 To 9
    icolor = 3
    Case Else
    'Whatever
    End Select

    Target.Interior.ColorIndex = icolor

    End Sub


    Thanks!!

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    Re: Macro to color groups of cells based on column values

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    Re: Macro to color groups of cells based on column values

    Thanks, is there a link so i know what the colors to choose from are? i'm looking for gray, green, red, yellow ect...

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    Re: Macro to color groups of cells based on column values

    never mind i did a quick google search and found it

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    Re: Macro to color groups of cells based on column values

    If that takes care of your need, please click Thread Tools above your first post and mark this thread as SOLVED.

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