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Columns, Rows and Cells

PC Skills > Excel

Columns
A column is a vertical (from top to bottom) line of cells in a worksheet.
Each column is given a unique name starting with A…to IZ.

There are 256 columns in any Excel worksheet.

Rows
A
row is a horizontal (from left to right) line of cells in a worksheet.
Each row is given a unique name starting with 1…to 65536.

There are 65,536 rows in any Excel worksheet.

Cells
A
cell is a box in the grid.
Each has a unique name made up of the column no. and row no. it is in, for example the top left cell in a worksheet is A1 as it is in column A (the first column) and row 1 (the first row).

There are over 16 millons cells in any Excel worksheet (65,536 columns x 256 rows)


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