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Introduce an equivalent to F2 on PC to edit and F4 to make cell references absolute

Introduce a shortcut to make cell references absolute like F4 on PC version (F2 edit equivalent would be helpful too)

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    Raoul Federman shared this idea  ·   ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    completed  ·  Dan Battagin [MS XL] responded  · 

    If a function key doesn’t work as you expect it to, press the FN key in addition to the function key. If you don’t want to press the FN key each time, you can change your Apple system preferences:

    Go to Apple > System Preferences > Keyboard.

    On the Keyboard tab, select the check box for Use all F1, F2, etc. as standard function keys.

    Cheers,
    Dan [MS]

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      • James Spotanski (Microsoft Excel) commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Hi Raoul, I'm guessing you're using a Macbook where the F2 key is used to increase brightness and the F4 shows Launchpad.

        If a function key doesn't work as you expect it to, press the FN key in addition to the function key. If you don't want to press the FN key each time, you can change your Apple system preferences:

        Go to Apple > System Preferences > Keyboard.

        On the Keyboard tab, select the check box for Use all F1, F2, etc. as standard function keys.

        Hope this helps!
        James

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