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Select all precedents

Windows shortcut 
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Mac shortcut 
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When you select a formula and use this shortcut, this shortcut will select all cells that are referred to directly or indirectly by by the formula(s) in your selection. To remember and understand the word "precedent"  in this case, think of "precede" or "before"— literally, cells that come before.

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