If you have Skype on your computer you may have noticed that sometimes Skype highlights phone numbers automatically when you visit a website.
From a Word Press developers point of view this can be very frustrating.
Over the next few months, we'll review this built-in feature, from the basics to enhancing with VBA.
This month, we're going to start with the basics: how to populate the validation list using static and dynamic lists.
Maybe look through your installed programs and see if you have anything weird installed like 'Ask Toolbar' or another piece of ad ware that might be enabling it.
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For your convenience, you can download the example demonstration .xlsx, and files.Use it when you want to limit users to specific values to avoid typos that don't sort and group correctly and to guarantee that input values are the right data type.For instance, you might want to limit choices to a specific range of dates, a list of classes or departments, or integers or decimal values.I did a quick writeup about this a while back and everyone can blame automatic updating of software for the installation of not wanted software.Not long ago getting frequent software updates were a good thing, but today they have become part of the problem.