cell pointer

cell pointer

[′sel ‚pȯint·ər]
(computer science)
A rectangular highlight that indicates the active cell in a spreadsheet program.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Except for the first page, each page consists of a page header, a cell pointer array, unallocated space, and cell content area, as shown in Fig.
Move the cell pointer to the next section of data: Ctrl+[down arrow], Ctrl+[right arrow], Ctrl+[down arrow], and then [down arrow].
Go to the Data worksheet and position the cell pointer on any cell in the table.
Part of the SAVE macro has been written in such a way that the cell pointer moves down each forecast result as it saves the contents of the B49.
Once the macro is activated, the operator is prompted to position the cell pointer where data entry is to begin.
Once in the custom menu, an option or command is selected by pressing the first letter of the option or by moving the cell pointer to the option and then, pressing Enter.
The cell pointer is then moved to the first cell in the criterion range, which in the example is the cell named first.
As soon as the cell pointer moves to a new cell, the tool tip is hidden.
After the text is in the spreadsheet, put the cell pointer on the first line of text data to be split and select /Data Parse Format-line Create.
Move the cell pointer to cell C58 and press the |is less than~r|is greater than~ key while holding down the |is less than~Alt|is greater than key to invoke the ranking macro.
Where the {BRANCH} command tells Lotus to continue macro operation in a designated cell or range of cells, the {GOTO} command simply moves the cell pointer.
Finally, you would need to press the right arrow key three times to move the cell pointer to the next date column.