Feature request - Excel

New Contributor

I constantly have to identify the column number and rows to write code in another software. However, as Excel still names the columns A, B, C, .... AW.... it is tedious to look up what AW means in numbers.


I suggest to show the numbers row and column when a cell is selected in the part of the excel-window, maybe left of the zoom function.


Something like this: 



3 Replies
best response confirmed by JOldeland (New Contributor)

@JOldeland Wouldn't it work if you switch the reference style to "R1C1"? Then the column references change to numbers.

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@Riny_van_Eekelen Yes, this is already perfect! I did not know that this was possible. Many thanks! And sorry for this beginner question.

@JOldeland No problems! Glad I could help.