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Move pointer not functioning - dragging cells

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I am trying to rearrange cells.  I am highlighting the cells and then want to drag them.  The cursor is not changing to the move pointer when I hover on the border of the selected cells.

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Best Response confirmed by BConway1502 (New Contributor)
Solution

@BConway1502 , check this setting in Excel Options

 

File > Options > Advanced > Editing Options > Enable Fill handle

 

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@amit_bhola 

Thank you so much!  This fixed the problem.