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Excel 2007 - I put a number in cell B1 one sheet 1 and it automatically also puts it on B1 on sheet 2 - need this to stop

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Ok, I have an excel 2007 file and say 3 sheets sheet 1 sheet 2 sheet 3

When I put information into a cell on say sheet 2, the info also appears in the same cells on sheet 1 and sheet 3.   Never seen this before, need it to stop - help!
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by:Randy Downs
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You probably already did this but if not restart Excel & then the PC.
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by:HainKurt
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close it and open new file
if it continues, press ALt+F11 to see whteher there is a global macro running...
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TonyWong earned 500 total points
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Are the sheets Grouped?

On the sheet tabs on bottom of the screen, right click on one of the tabs and select 'Ungroup Sheets'.
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by:jppinto
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If your sheets look like the attached image, then they are grouped. Right-click on top of one of the Sheets name on the tab and select "Ungroup Sheets".

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by:dbllp
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Thanks, I am an Excel dummy and this was the issue.  Guess my end users need some training too!
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