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Paul

Try using the F4 key. This goes through the series.

Bruce Pooley
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Paul Ransom" <ad026(--nospam--at)hwcn.org>
To: <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
Sent: Wednesday, July 21, 2004 9:26 AM
Subject: Re: Calculation Software


> > From: "Bill Allen" <T.W.Allen(--nospam--at)cox.net>
>
> > name, so the Name/Create method won't work. Even w/o the "=", my version
> > doesn't automatically add the underscore. That must be a "value added
> > feature" on the Mac version :o).
>
> Like the key combination (apple-T) to cycle through cell reference
> states: A1, $A$1, A$1, $A1.
> I haven't found an equivalent on non-Mac versions of Excel (though I may
> have missed it). There are other variations as well.
>
> Personally, I'm too lazy to name cells and ranges as I go. I prefer to
> break the calulations down into simple steps that are easily verifiable
> with an obvious calculation and only document the occasional complex
> one.
>
> In all cases, I have a manual verification case for comparison.
>
> Setting up a table (array, matrix, vector) of variable dimension, with
> documentation, can get particularly messy.
>
> -- 
> Paul Ransom, P. Eng.
> Civil/Structural/Project/International
> Burlington, Ontario, Canada
> <mailto:ad026(--nospam--at)hwcn.org> <http://www.hwcn.org/~ad026/civil.html>
>
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