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On Sun, 10 Aug 2014, Brian Barker wrote:

At 13:25 10/08/2014 +0200, Pat Brown wrote:
Is there any way to split a primary (one that has not been 'merged' previously) cell? I can't seem to find such an option. If there is no current option then is it technically possible to do so?

This wouldn't really make sense. One of the principal functions of a spreadsheet is to be able to refer to individual cells in formulae. If you split a single cell, how would you refer to each part of it separately? What would D7 now mean? D7RB for the right, bottom sub-cell of what was originally D7? What when you divide those cells further?

@Brian: It should in principle be possible to just renumber everything. After that, it doesn't seem to be different in principle from what happens when cells are merged. However ...

@Pat: Is it not possible to get the effect you need by inserting a new column before or after the cell that you want to split?

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