|Excel Developer Reference|
Version Added: Excel 2007
expression A variable that represents a FormatCondition object.
|Range||Required||Range||The range to which this formatting rule will be applied.|
The range must be in the A1 reference style and be entirely contained within the sheet that is the parent of the FormatConditions collection. It can include the range operator (a colon), the intersection operator (a space), or the union operator (a comma). Dollar signs can also be used but they are ignored.
You can also use a local defined name in any part of the range, but the name must be in the language of the macro.