[mso] Re: Quickly select range in Excel 2000?

Try CONTROL-SHIFT-END after selecting A1
as the first cell.

Good luck!!!!!!!!

Don Elias

On Thu, 20 Nov 2003 10:15:14 -0600 "Dian Chapman"
<dchapman@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> Hi folks...
> 
> She's at it again with Excel!<g>
> 
> There MUST be a keyboard way to more easily select a range of text, 
> versus
> always having to use the mouse to try to scroll/drag around to 
> select an
> area...anyone know for sure and how? I'm in Excel 2000.
> 
> What I mean is...say I open a sheet and default into A1. Can I just 
> hit some
> keys to cause it to select all the way from A1 to X28?
> 
> I know F8 is the ExtendSelection key...to turn on "blocking" 
> (Selection) in
> Word and I see that is the same in Excel. So in Word, I can hit say a
> question mark or some other keys...and then move to that location to 
> select
> the area in question...like the period twice to go to the second 
> period,
> etc.
> 
> I assume there's some way to turn on EXT and hit some keys to GoTo a
> specific cell and thereby select all that area so I can then just 
> hit Ctrl/C
> to copy blah, blah, blah.
> 
> TIA...
> 
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