#### New Line in Cell

```Appol's in advance if this is really obvious.

I have been given a spreadsheet and its looks as though somehow the person
has been able to do carriage returns that create a new line in the same
cell. For me it simply jumps to the next cell.

Anyone know how to do the new line in cell please?

Ta.
Bill.

```
 0
bill7723 (26)
1/30/2009 9:05:18 AM
excel 39879 articles. 2 followers.

2 Replies
913 Views

Similar Articles

[PageSpeed] 44

```Hold down the Alt key and press Enter at the same time.

Hope this helps.

Pete

On Jan 30, 9:05=A0am, "Bill" <b...@bill.com> wrote:
> Appol's in advance if this is really obvious.
>
> I have been given a spreadsheet and its looks as though somehow the perso=
n
> has been able to do carriage returns that create a new line in the same
> cell. For me it simply jumps to the next cell.
>
> Anyone know how to do the new line in cell please?
>
> Ta.
> Bill.

```
 0
pashurst (2576)
1/30/2009 9:28:09 AM
```While typing the text, touch CNTRL-ENTER
--
Gary''s Student - gsnu2007L

"Bill" wrote:

> Appol's in advance if this is really obvious.
>
> I have been given a spreadsheet and its looks as though somehow the person
> has been able to do carriage returns that create a new line in the same
> cell. For me it simply jumps to the next cell.
>
> Anyone know how to do the new line in cell please?
>
> Ta.
> Bill.
>
>
>
```
 0
GarysStudent (1572)
1/30/2009 9:31:01 AM

Similar Artilces:

Flagging a particular cell?
As numbers are added and subtracted in a column of cells over time, the sum of these cells changes. I should like to discover a formula to be used which would flag a particular cell (or point in time) when that sum fluctuates by a given amount over the last flagged cell. Example: cell|data|sum|flag 1) 3 3 2) 4 7 3) -2 5 4) 5 10 FLAG 5) 6 16 6) 9 25 FLAG 7) -3 22 8) -8 14 FLAG etc. The formula I am looking for would examine the sum column and would flag a variance of 10 or more from the last flagged cell. I...

Hello to all! Finally my over 10-1/2 year old Dell desktop's extreme slowness has seriously gotten on my nerves and I'm now looking for a new one. (Surprisingly, it's working pretty well otherwise...) Maybe this isn't the right forum? But beside the usual things like RAM and HD GBs, are there things I should be sure to have...or be careful NOT to have on a desktop? After n ot looking into computers for over a decade I feel like a Martian in the Earth. lol! Also, is it possible to transfer to the new one ALL my stuff, including programs, etc.? Do you thin...

How do I add a line chart to a stacked chart?
I have 3 series as a percent in a stacked chart and would like to plot a line in dollars through the the different stacks for each quarter - any help is appreciated. Sarah plot he dollar amount series as part of the stacked chart on the chart select the new data set and change axis to secondary and got to <chart><chart type> and select the line chart you want. Play with the formating to make it ddo what you want. "smazeika" wrote: > I have 3 series as a percent in a stacked chart and would like to plot a line > in dollars through the the different stacks fo...

Need Help Adding Line to Bar Graph
Hi, I�m working on a bar graph with 2 series of comparable data � firs series is YTD @ Current Month, second series is Current Month. I woul like to add 2 lines to show the system (or overall) average of bot series. (x-axis=co region; y-axis= score) How do I do this? I do not want a trending line. I just want straight line to show overall average. Right now, I�m just drawing line on the chart but I would like something that will adjust t updated data. Any help is greatly appreciated -- jcstoddar ----------------------------------------------------------------------- jcstoddard'...

Default properties for new folders
How does one set the default properties applied when creating new email folders? Currently, when I create a new folder, it is created with the AutoPreview turned on by default. I'd like to change that do that it is left off by default. It's something of a pain to create a new folder and then go in to customize it's properties. You can do this by editing the Messages view; View-> Arrange By-> Current View-> Define Views... You might want to define a new view yourself and apply that view on first use of that folder. -- Robert Sparnaaij [MVP-Outlook] www.howto-o...

automatic selecting the highest cell #2
I'm sorry for being a bit confusing, I did even manage to confus myself, as I gave you wrong directions. Now I've uploaded a picture of my spreadsheet, so hopefully you'r fully able to understand what I want to do. First I would like to explain what this is this is at speardsheet fo value betting. Column B:D are my percentage evaluation for the outcome of an match. Column F:H are odds generated of my evaluation. Column J:L are the bookmakers odds for the same matches Column N:P are the given value (difference between my and th bookmakers odds) a value over 100% indicates that ...

New Email Messages
I just installed Outlook 2007 on my new PC and for some reason the new messages I received can only be received when I press the SEND/RECEIVE BUTTON. My Outlook at work receives these new mail messages as they are received. So how can I configure the system to make that happen? -- The Trail Hiker!! There are two settings within the accounts 1) Send on starting 2) Auto send/receive every xx minutes - set this for 10 minutes "hiker0531" <hiker0531@aol.com> wrote in message news:87259C7A-5C07-4846-BF61-DE3F98345D21@microsoft.com... >I just installed Outlook 2007 on my n...

Unable to open "New" window to write email.
I am using Microsoft Outlook in Office 2003. It has been working great until today. When I click "New" to write a new email I get an error window : The messaging interface has returned an unknown error. If the problem persist, Restart Outlook. I have tried this several times, even restarted the computer to no avail. Anyone have a solution???? ...

Prevent new comments on old posts in sharepoint blogs
How do I stop comments on certain posts in a SharePoint blog? I have removed permissions to the specific post to the lowest possible access and people can STILL post a comment. If I uncheck one more item in the list of permissions, the users can no longer see the post. Any suggestions? ...

Line Graphs #3
Is there a way to shade the area between two lines in a line graph, while leaving the rest unshaded? Yep, try this: http://peltiertech.com/Excel/Charts/XYAreaChart2.html - Jon ------- Jon Peltier, Peltier Technical Services, Inc. http://PeltierTech.com/WordPress/ Advanced Excel Conference - June 17-18 2009 - Charting and Programming http://peltiertech.com/Training/2009-06-ACNJ/AdvExcelConf200906ACNJ.html _______ "SecretaryII" <SecretaryII@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:96672ABF-085A-4B98-9CA6-2302A9F458B4@microsoft.com... > Is there a way to shade...

Apply-user-defined table style only to tables with no vertically merged cells
Dear Experts: below simple macros applies a user-defined table styles to all tables in the current document. It works fine. I wonder whether it is possible... .... to check each table for vertically merged cells and... .....only apply the user-defined table style to tables without any vertically merged cells .... the index number of tables which have not been worked on because of this is to be displayed in a msgbox Hope this is feasible and not beyond the scope of this forum. Help is much appreciated. Thank you very much in advance. Regards, Andreas Sub ApplyTblStyl...

Single Cell To more cells
hi, some one can help me one more doubt in single cell much massage is there but i want to devide that massage in more cells like below. In Single Cell kum rakesh arun anand Gaurav I want change in more Cells like this A B C D E kum rakesh arun anand Gaurav is it Possible? Try Data > Text to Columns > Delimited > Check "Space" > Finish Joy? hit YES below -- Max Singapore --- "Rohinikumar" wrote: > some one can help me one more doubt in single cell much massage is there but > i want to devide that massage in more cel...

A Short Video on Adding/Editing New Customers
If capturing customers at the POS is important to you, take a couple of minutes and watch this video. This application also allows for edit of Global customer information in HQ installations. http://www.retail-pos.com/ReverseLookup.wmv Contact us for detailed info and demo. sales(at)retail-pos.com www.retail-pos.com It would be nice if you could encode the videos with a more common codec, and not in wmv format. This requires the GTM3 codec (GoToMeeting). Windows Media Player 11 doesn't automatically download the codec, and I'm not going through the trouble to download and in...

New Location/New setup
Currently I'm downsizing our office, and moving to a new location. I'm running MS Server2003 as well as Exchange 2003. Once moved, I will no longer require the server (since I am setting up a home office). Are there currently any steps or procedures available to correctly shutdown one office...and basically setup a home office with no exchange server. Also I will be removing the current pc's from the Domain, and setting up a few in a workgroup. I would like to receive emails from the other employees for time being until I completely cancel this email account. I already have a...

On Registry Tweaks for WLMail 14x (Quick views & Line wrap)
Now, WLMail 14x was programmed with a solution to help overcome the bug = whereby the Quick views would sometimes break. The solution was to cause = the Quick views to rebuild every five starts of WLMail via the Registry = Key->"Value" HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows Live = Mail->"SearchFolderLaunchesUntilRebuild". This slows down the Start of WLMail for but a few seconds, but the Quick = views database takes many more seconds to completely rebuild, while = using quite high CPU. My first workaround to this annoyance was simply to export the r...

Extract different strings from a cell?
If I have "100BDDDABAABD" in a cell and I'd like to extract the last 10 characters and put each character into a different cells. Then, the first rest of characters (first 3 in this case) into another cell. How do I do that in Excel? Thanks, Since you said "first 3 in this case", I'll assume that the number of characters will vary in each cell. With data in A1, enter this in B1, and copy across to K1: =MID(RIGHT(\$A1,10),COLUMNS(\$A:A),1) Then, in L1, enter this for the remaining characters: =LEFT(A1,LEN(A1)-10) -- HTH, RD -----------------------------------...

How do I activate the new mail button
When I start Outlook, the "New", "forward", "reply" and "reply to all" buttons are not active which means I can not send mail. I have no problems receiving mail. Also, on web pages with email links, when I click on them, the Outlook application is not launched which is almost certainly related to this. I think I'm missing something very simple here! Are you in a mail enabled folder? Do you have an active email account installed? --� Milly Staples [MVP - Outlook] Post all replies to the group to keep the discussion intact. Due to the (insert...

Style available all sheets new or old
I need a custom style that is available in all spreadsheets, new or old. I can set style and save it in book.xlt in xlstart, but that only works for new workbooks, and doesn't work with old spreadsheets when I call them up. I want to be able to select a group of cells, or column or row and apply a setting for negative numbers to have brackets. I am using Excel 2000. I even tried saving the style in personal.xls, but that doesn't work as it is hidden. Do I have to use a macro? And if so what would it be? Thanks One way: Public Sub MergeStyles() ActiveWorkbook....

sequencial cell numbers w/ an Exception
Ok I read the previous post about sequencial numbers but how can I set up the numbering so that it all ways add the contents of the previous cell, regardless of what the cell name is. I use the normal process for creating sequential numbers but when I insert a new row w/i the group the sequence is broken. Is there a way to say A1 = 5.0 B1 = SUM(PREVCELL + 5); C1 = SUM(PREVCELL + 5); instead of A1 = 5.0 B1 = SUM(A1 + 5); C1 = SUM(B1 + 5); As you can see that if a new cell is inserted into the later it breaks but the earlier statment still holds true. Any ideas? Thanks in advance Sharr...

how to block cells?
hi i am trying to block cells. i'm writing a form and i want the empty cells to blocked (in order that u can fill in only the cells you need and you cant even click on the empty cells) does anyone knows how to do that? thanks --- Message posted from http://www.ExcelForum.com/ You can lock all cells except those you want available for input. (format;cells; protection). Then protect the sheet. In XP, you can allow the user to only select unlocked cells. I don't know if that feature is available in 2000; I don't think it was available in 97. >-----Original Message----- ...

paste over hidden cells
I would like to take cells from another place copy or cut them and paste them in a section that contains a hidden column for example. When I do this informatioin gets pasted in the hidden cells. How can I bypass these cells and only paste in the visible ones and hence "skip" over the hidden ones? Thanks, Kyrsten ...

Sub Form Assigning New Values to Old Records
I am using a subform within a form to have users update certain fields in the record where the rest remiain locked. On the Main form when the list box (which is bound to a query) is used to select the record set to display in the subform it sometimes takes an old record and assigns a new value to the record. For example it changes the Period field from 9 to 10. Taking a record created in period 9 and assigning a period ten to it which is the selection I make in the list box. Addtionally, it looks like it is taking the first record in the related table to assign this new value to. ...

Which table will refresh by adding new Account / Contact
Hi, I am new to CRM and trying to update CRM Accounts and Contacts from our Sales Management system. I am using Micorosft Bulk Import utility. I am in preparation of CVS files but not sure what columns do I need in CVS file to complete one Account/Contact record. Could anybody please help. I am .NET expert developer, please let me guide If I could develop CRM by using .NET not CVS Regards Hi Adnan, Microsoft do provide CRM SDK for CRM enhancment using .net. You can download from following url http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=9C178B68-3A06-4898-BC83-BD14B74308C5...