Need some help with an excel project

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the instruction say "Protect the worksheet so that only cells with data can be selected"

 

I understand I must protect the worksheet but how do I make it so ONLY CELLS WITH DATA CAN BE SELECTED?

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Hello,

 

first, you need to format all cells that should be selectable. In the formatting dialog, go to the Protection tab and untick the option for Locked.

 

Next, go Review > Protect sheet. In the dialog that appears, there are options for which selections to allow. One is to allow selecting only unlocked cells. 

 

Does that help?