What is Data Validation in Excel?
We use Data validation to restrict or validate the entry in a worksheet or workbook. Through data validation we can allow to user for the specific entries in the data. For example in a range we want to enter only date and other then entry we want to restrict we can validate the range only for date entry.
How to use data validation?
To understand how to use data validation, let’s take an example:-
We want validate a range, in which we will able to enter only 1,2,3 and letters r & d.
Following is the snapshot of range in which we will apply data validation.
We need to follow the below steps:
In this way we can work with data validation list without drop down list.
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