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If I have contiguous rows selected in Excel...lets say 1-4.  Is there a way I deselect one row?
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Paul JacksonSoftware EngineerCommented:
Hod down CTRL and click the row you want to deselect
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Neal58Commented:
I think deselcting using ctrl will only deselect the first cell.

the easier thing to do would be to hold control and select the ones you do want
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Kyle AbrahamsSenior .Net DeveloperCommented:
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Paul JacksonSoftware EngineerCommented:
hmm seems I was wrong
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sysreq2000Commented:
Hold control and click on the row number in the left margin.
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Paul JacksonSoftware EngineerCommented:
@sysreq2000 we've already established that doesn't work
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Neal58Commented:
@ jacko - I can only test this in 2010, but holding control just allows you to select a cell in the selection without losing the rest of the selection
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BigWill5112Author Commented:
I thought was this would be easy.
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Neal58Commented:
in ged325's comment he gives a link which has some VB script which should work. haven't tested it though . .!

such simple things can be very complicated!
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Paul JacksonSoftware EngineerCommented:
Yes sorry must be faulty memory your best bet is some vba as linked in ged325's comment.
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sysreq2000Commented:
Ha! lol OK that's it I'm going for coffee.  8-)
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