Can capture date automation update a locked column?

01/14/22
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There are multiple users of my sheet who do updates to rows. Part of the updates is updating a status field as the item progresses in its lifecycle.

I have automation on my sheet to capture the date in a "status updated date" column when a status changes on a status field in the row.

If I use the lock column feature on the "status updated date", will the automation be able to write/update to the column or will it be blocked?

Answers

  • Andrée StaråAndrée Starå ✭✭✭✭✭

    Hi @tpetite

    I hope you're well and safe!

    Yes, it will continue to work.

    I hope that helps!

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