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protect formats of a cell but allow value to be changed ?

asked 2020-01-21 21:07:25 +0100

Pete of Ebor gravatar image

updated 2020-08-07 20:05:37 +0100

Alex Kemp gravatar image

Hi. I have a number of spreadsheets which I use for the accounts of several clubs. I am confident with using cell protection to protect those cells which I do not want to be changed (such as the results of calculations) but for the cells where I need an input, they need to be left unprotected. Is there a way to 'partially' protect a cell so that the actual value in the cell can be changed but that other attributes like formatting/fonts/alignment/text colour/background colour etc cannot be changed ?

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answered 2020-01-21 21:31:45 +0100

m.a.riosv gravatar image

You can use a trick, activating Menu/Tools/Share spreadsheet

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