How do I lock certain cells in a worksheet

hhjrs0

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How do I lock certain cells in a worksheet and allow changes to other cells? Is their a protection option?
 

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dave3009

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Hi There

First set which cells are to be locked by pressing Ctrl+F1 on the cell in question, select Protection tab the uncheck locked.

Once you have all the cells you want unlocked protect the sheet by going to Tools>>Protect>>Protect Sheet you can enter an optional password.

HTH


Dave
 

shajueasow

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Welcome to the board.
Select the cells you want to allow changes and through Format>Cells>Protection Tab uncheck the "Locked" option. After this password protect your sheet (Tools>Protection>Protect Sheet)
HTH
 

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