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Excel Protection and Data Validation (Intermediate/Advanced) 29 Apr 24

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Event Date:

29 April 2024 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Closing Date:

25 April 2024


Protection and Data Validation in Excel

  • Protecting Sheets
  • Protecting Cells
  • Adding Data Validation Rules including drop down lists

To prevent other users from accidentally or deliberately changing, moving, or deleting data in a worksheet, you can lock the cells on your Excel worksheet and then protect the sheet with a password.

data-validation rule is a rule concerning what kind of data can be entered in a cell. When you select a cell that has been given a rule, an input message tells you what to enter, as shown here. And if you enter the data incorrectly, an error alert tells you as much, also shown. A data-validation rule in action.

Online training will be delivered via MS Teams. You will receive joining instructions before your selected session.


On successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Protect worksheets and workbooks in Excel
  • Add Data Validation Rules to a worksheet
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Sharon Tew

About the trainer:

Sharon Tew
Mobile: 07778 368334