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I'd like to know if there is a way to highlight dates that differs from one another.

I have two columns "Baseline Finish Date" and "Re-forecast Finish Date" and I would like to highlight the dates that for each task, is different in those columns.

Meaning the tasks that suffered a re-forecast due to other circumstances, and does not equal to the original dates.

I also would like a filter that does the same thing as above, showing only this different date tasks.

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I've tried to do it, but I didn't find a way to achieve what you want. –  Zbigniew Kawalec Mar 26 '12 at 12:49
    
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I just use a number field with a formula inside that shows the difference between Baseline and the Finish date. If it shows anything other than zero, you're off. Seems to work great.

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