Is it possible to lock the number of columns in a Numbers sheet so that no new columns are added on the right when tabbing through cells? The problem is when I tab through cells from left to right, Numbers adds a new column to the right if I hit tab while in the last column. I'd like to find a way to prevent new columns when tabbing left to right and have hitting tab take the cursor back to the far left column A.

  • Don't use the tab key to navigate, use the arrow keys by themselves or with the appropriate modifier key. Dec 28, 2018 at 2:12
  • Arrow keys do work; they don't return to the left. Maybe I'm asking too much :) Dec 29, 2018 at 6:05
  • Did you not understand the part where I said... "or with the appropriate modifier key."? Pressing Command-Left Arrow returns it to the first column (which is to the far left). Dec 29, 2018 at 6:20


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