I select row 10, then I want to select from row 10 to row 250.  However, I 
don't want to drag my mouse all the way to row 250.  Is there a short cut 
key to do this selection.   How something similar about cell A10 to cell 


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Edit|goto (F5 or ctrl-g)
hit enter

Or type
in the namebox (to the left of the formula bar)
and hit enter.

and you could use A10:A250 instead of 10:250.

Richard wrote:
> I select row 10, then I want to select from row 10 to row 250.  However, I
> don't want to drag my mouse all the way to row 250.  Is there a short cut
> key to do this selection.   How something similar about cell A10 to cell
> A250?
> Thanks


Dave Peterson
petersod (12004)
5/13/2007 11:19:38 PM
Lets start simple  select cell A10.  See where it says A10 up to the left of 
the "A" column indicator?  That's the name box.  To select A10:A250, just 
type A10:A250 into that name box and press the [Enter] key.  If you want to 
select the entire rows from row 10 to 250, then just type 10:250 into it and 
hit the [Enter] key.

"Richard" wrote:

> I select row 10, then I want to select from row 10 to row 250.  However, I 
> don't want to drag my mouse all the way to row 250.  Is there a short cut 
> key to do this selection.   How something similar about cell A10 to cell 
> A250?
> Thanks 
5/13/2007 11:24:00 PM
Depending on what you are going to do after you have selected your range 
10:250 you might consider adding a cmd btn with a code behind it, something 
like this:

                Sub GrabMyRange()


Then if you want to copy your selected range


If you want to copy it to a different sheet


                End Sub

Once you have created you cmd btn and labelled whatever you want to call it

R click | Assign Macro | Select your macro | OK


mclind1 (1)
2/23/2008 10:40:39 AM

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