I want to apply conditional color scale but it doesn't work. This is the original cell (A12)in a sheet called ProcessedData:

= votes:[2074

Then, I use in B4:

= REGEXEXTRACT(ProcessedData!A12&".";"\b+[0-9]+\b")

to convert it to only numbers, so I have 2074 in the cell.

But it doesn't work with the conditional color scale. It only works if I write the number manually, and that isn't useful for me.

Any help?


Okay, I actually solved it. The answer is using VALUE() to convert a string to number, so using:


It works perfectly.

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