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Hi Edward,

Actually i want to know how to create drop down cell for entering time and Date.

      For example, if i click the drop down cell i have to get current time and date. When ever i click the drop down it should give updated/current time.

      If i use now formula for drop down cell it's stick with particular time, it's not giving updated time.

      Because it will reduce my working time. That is the reason why i want to create a drop down cell rather than using formula at every time.

Kind Regards
Ravi

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I don't think you are going to be able to do this without VBA, but these keyboard shortcuts MAY be the way to go?

•To insert the current date, press CTRL+; (semi-colon).
•To insert the current time, press CTRL+SHIFT+; (semi-colon).
•To insert the current date and time, press CTRL+; (semi-colon), then press SPACE, and then press CTRL+SHIFT+; (semi-colon).

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