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From Alexandro Colorado <>
Subject Re: Does this functionality exist in Open Office for the Mac?
Date Sat, 14 Jun 2014 17:21:20 GMT
The 'Home' button takes you to the first cell of the sheet while End to the
latest cell with data of that row.

Ctrl-Home will take you to the first cell of the whole sheet (A1) while
Ctrl-End to the latest with data on the sheet.

More on keyboard navigation here:

On Sat, Jun 14, 2014 at 12:01 PM, Maggie Butler <>

> I need a keyboard shortcut that will set up the keyboard cursor to
> mark text to copy beginning in the far left cell so that I can use the
> keyboard cursor to define which cells to the right are to be copied.
> Because I have arthritis in my hands I don’t use the trackpad, and if
> I move the mouse to the right selecting cells it leaps too fast to
> control. The only solution I have found so far is to cursor to the far
> right cell I want and then mark the text (going left) with the mouse
> because the left edge of the spreadsheet stops the cursor.  This is
> awkward and time-consuming.
> The OSX (and OO) keyboard shortcut “Command C” only marks one cell (or
> pre-selected text) to copy.  The functionality I need was available in
> Lotus 123.  The lack of it in Open Office is the only reason I have
> not moved my larger spreadsheets to OO.
> I would like the same kind of command for the keyboard cursor to mark
> cells for "Command Delete" but that is less critical.
> Thanks for any help, Maggie
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Alexandro Colorado
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