The settings in some versions of the Mac operating system (OS) and some utility applications might conflict COMMAND + X or. CONTROL + X. Bold. COMMAND + B or. CONTROL + B . Move between unlocked cells on a protected sheet. To modify tables, cells, rows, and columns, you must first select them. Letters appear above the columns and numbers appear to the left of the rows. To select nonadjacent rows or columns, Command-click any row numbers or column letters. If a cell isn't wide enough to display all the text in the cell, you can wrap the text so it appears on multiple lines in the cell.
Change Excel's 'edit in cell' keyboard shortcut Former Macworld Senior Editor Rob Griffiths founded Mac OS X Hints. He's now master of. At the moment, think-cell only runs under Microsoft Office for Windows. However, you can use Parallels Desktop or VMware Fusion to run Windows and. Sometimes you need a linebreak in an Excel spreadsheet cell, but when you hit return or enter it always jumps you to a new cell. On Windows.
While Excel will never look as good as Apple's Numbers, you can simplify a spreadsheet by hiding unused cells. Here's how to hide cells in. The ⌥ alt key is also the ⌥ option key on a Mac keyboard. Weirdly if I used fn+ f2 to get the curser in the cell, fn+alt+cmd+return then worked. If you use F2 to edit a cell on a Mac, remember your screwed, and think FU. .. I really hope apple and microsoft read these things, what the hell were they. I just recently moved over to the Mac and am dying not being able to do carriage returns within For PC's it is Alt+Return no luck on the Mac.