Skip navigation

Deleting cells in Numbers

170 Views 2 Replies Latest reply: Dec 15, 2012 10:56 AM by Niku RSS
Niku Level 2 Level 2 (285 points)
Currently Being Moderated
Dec 15, 2012 8:19 AM

I had finally gotten my NUMBERS table the way I wanted it when I noticed that I needed some rows between two entries. I'm a beginner, but I've learned how to add rows. Unfortunately, I've also learned how easy it is  to get into trouble with NUMBERS. My table is using the "Blue Headers" style. The problem is that I somehow got one "Blue Headers" cell into a column where it doesn't belong, and it's causing problems, so I can't just ignore it. How do I remove it? I've tried highlighting it and pressing the DELETE button,but  that doesn't work. 

iDVD 7.1.1 (1150)
  • Badunit Level 6 Level 6 (10,760 points)
    Currently Being Moderated
    Dec 15, 2012 10:21 AM (in response to Niku)

    What happened is you copied a cell from a header and pasted it elsewhere into the table.  It copied the contents of the cell including the formatting, just as it should. You can change the cell fill color and borders back to how they were (the procedures are covered in the User's Manual). Or you can select the table, go to the sidebar, click on the triangle to the right of "blue headers", and select "clear and apply style".  This will clear all user-added formatting from the table and put it back to the template default.

Actions

More Like This

  • Retrieving data ...

Bookmarked By (0)

Legend

  • This solved my question - 10 points
  • This helped me - 5 points
This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only. Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. All postings and use of the content on this site are subject to the Apple Support Communities Terms of Use.