Highlighted Cells

BlindGuy

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When I click on ONE cell I get 3 others below it that also highlight. This problem is only specific to the one spreadsheet. How do I stop it and go back to the normal one cell?
 

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Dazzawm

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What excel are you using and when you say highlighted are they coloured in?
 

Dazzawm

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Someone may correct me but you have have conditional formatting turned on to highlight duplicate cells. Try going to Home>Conditional Formatting>ClearRules>Clear Rules From Entire Sheet and see if that helps.
 

VoG

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Right click the sheet tab and select View Code. Is there any code?
 

NBVC

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If you are zoomed in.. try zooming back to 100%

If you have changed views, try going back to another view...

These are a couple of issues that have caused this problem to people in XL2007.
 

BlindGuy

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It seems that whenever I have the header showing on the page I have the issue. When I do not have the header showing, it doesn't do it.?
 

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