How To Add A Drop Down List In Excel From Another Sheet. The cells will have a down arrow. As we can see a drop down list is created which asks the user to choose from the given option.
It also explains how to get those drop down menus to automatica. This video explains how to create a drop down in excel based on a list on another worksheet. The 'data validation' dialog box appears.
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Select The Database Column From B2:B8.
Now select the cell under sub_category and just write the formula in data validation and click ok. On the data tab, in the data tools group, click data validation. The cells will have a down arrow.
In The Data Tools Section Of The Data Tab, Click The “Data Validation” Button.
You will get the dialogue box which will show validation criteria. Go to the data tab. Select the cell where you want the list.
Choose List Option Is Allow And Select The Cells For Main Category Names Which In This Case Is At B2 And C2 Cell “Month” And “Week_Days”.
The data validation dialog box displays. In the popping dialog, check mode a: To add an item, go to the end of the list and type the new item.
Open A Spreadsheet In Google Sheets.
Press ctrl + s to save the workbook. Next to criteria, choose an option: On the data tab, in the data tools group, click data validation.
Select The Data Validation Option.
The range you have selected in step 1 is displayed in the apply to box. Firstly, place the original data as below screenshot shown. 1.create a data validation list in one workbook (book1) and it works well: