To check if a date is within the last n days of today's date, you can use a formula based on the TODAY and AND functions. In the example shown, we are checking for dates in the last 7 days. The formula in D5, copied down, is:
when both results are TRUE, the AND function will return TRUE. If either result is FALSE, the AND function will return FALSE.
Without future checks
The second test is meant to exclude any dates greater than (or equal to) today. This test only makes sense if data may include dates in the future, for example forecasts or estimates. If there are no future dates, or if you want future dates included, the formula can be simplified to:
The Excel AND function is a logical function used to require more than one condition at the same time. AND returns either TRUE or FALSE. To test if a number in A1 is greater than zero and less than 10, use =AND(A1>0,A1...
The Excel TODAY function returns the current date, updated continuously when a worksheet is changed or opened. The TODAY function takes no arguments. You can format the value returned by TODAY with a date number...
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