In my system Excel Alt+I+R (for insert row) is not working.

In my system Excel Alt+I+R (for insert row) is not working. Any solution is there?

Enthusiast Asked on 17th August 2015 in Excel for Windows.
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    Empty the Excel folder including xlstart, then refresh the excel it will work (Alt+I+R for insert Row and Alt+I+C for column).

    IF you want to find the excel folder in your system then go through the below steps.

    1. Open Excel (Any file new or existing).
    2. ALT+F11
    3. If Immediate Window is not visible, type CTRL+G. Same can be also be accessed through View > Immediate Window
    4. Type “”? application.StartupPath”” without quotes and press enter
    5. You will have your path below.”

    M Madhu

    Enthusiast Answered on 23rd August 2015.
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    Please have a look at this thread.

    Enthusiast Answered on 17th August 2015.
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    You may clear the files from XLSTART folder and verify whether issue re-occurs.

    Access XLSTART folder from the following location.

    Note: The AppData folder is hidden by default. Unhide the same by following steps mentioned below.

    1. a) Start Button Control Panel > click on Appearance and Personalization.
    2. b) Click on Folder Options > go to the tab View > check Hidden files and folders: Show all files and folders.
    3. c) Now click on Apply and OK.

    Refresh the Excel File or restart the system. It will Work.

    Enthusiast Answered on 30th August 2015.
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