Use Excel’s Color Scales to Spot an Outlier

Can you spot the cell that is different than the rest in the screenshot below?

Before

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Select the cells, click the Home tab then Conditional Formatting–> Color Scales. Your outlier will stick out with a different color than the rest.

After

excel color scales

 

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About Steve Chase

I'm a proud husband and dad to 4 boys! Microsoft Certified Trainer and Boy Scout Leader are some of things I call myself. The Cincinnati Reds are my favorite team! When not outdoors, I enjoy working with documents in Microsoft Office, QuickBooks, Visio and Photoshop. My wife, Erin, shares her awesome recipes on her blog at 5dollardinners.com.
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