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Conditional Formatting (Red Is Older Than Today)


C2 Cell formatted for Date

Currently is shows red if its older than today showing something has expired using: Cell Value is less than =TODAY() and shows Green if it still OK using greater to or equal to =TODAY()

But i want:

Red is older than today
Amber is today or within 7 days
Green if date is over 7 days

Ive tried using 'between' but keep getting white cells.


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