FormatColor.TintAndShade property (Excel)

Returns or sets a Single that lightens or darkens the fill color of a cell for a threshold of a data bar or color scale conditional formatting rule.



expression A variable that represents a FormatColor object.


You can enter a number from -1 (darkest) to 1 (lightest) for the TintAndShade property. Zero (0) is neutral.

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