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1. How would you force a user to only enter a valid date in cell C1?
Create a data validation rule that restricts users to entering dates
Put a message in A1 that says they need to enter a valid date
Set up a data validation input message
2. If you wanted to set up a message that pops up every time the user selects a specific cell, how would you do it?
Use conditional formatting
Use a data validation input message
Use a comment
3. What would be the most likely cause of the following error message appearing in Excel? “The value you entered is not valid. A user has restricted the values that can be entered into this cell.”
A validation rule was configured, and the author programmed the error message text to read as in the message.
A validation rule exists on the cell, but the author never configured an error message.
The user attempted to enter data into a protected worksheet.
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