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is there a way to store a color in a variable so that if the color is used more than once in the code it and i decide to change it i will only have to change it in one place...

eg. i have some yellow cells on different sheets that are set in different function in my code:
Sheet1.Range("A1:B1").Interior.color = RGB(255, 255, 120)
Sheet2.Range("D2:D4).Interior.color = RGB(255, 255, 120)
Sheet3.Range("Z2:Z5").Interior.color = RGB(255, 255, 120)

instead of having to locate in my code where these colors are set and then manually change each one, could i set a variable then i would only have to change it once?...i tried this below but couldn't get it too work without giving an error...i don't think you can use ColorFormat this way:

Dim yellow As ColorFormat
yellow = RGB(255,255,120)

Sheet1.Range("A1:B1").Interior.color = yellow
Sheet2.Range("D2:D4).Interior.color = yellow
Sheet3.Range("Z2:Z5").Interior.color = yellow


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