Cell formula

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Excel 2007
Microsoft Excel formulas
I have a simple 2 column balance spreadsheet. I have my starting balance in column E Cell E4. I want to have a running balance in Column E. Column D has deduction amounts from balance in Column E. I have entered formula =(E4-D5) in cell E5 but this automatically enters the same starting balance from E4 into E5 before I enter amount to be subtracted in D5. How do I keep the E column empty until I enter the amount in the D Column?

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