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I have a french keyboard layout on my laptop. I have somehow locked the scroll so in microsoft excel cant scroll. do u know where the key is located on the key board to allow me to scroll?

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Does it work in other applications? If so check under the 'help' in excel to locate the shortcut to re-enable

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