Topic: Speech announces 'No Focus Detected' when pressing F2 to edit a cell contents in Excel using SuperNova

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Applies to: ScreenReader, SuperNova Magnifier & Screen Reader

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Sometimes when you press F2 to edit a cell in Excel, the above message is spoken. This may occur on rows that originally appear below the visible area of the screen. 


To resolve this problem you need to maximise the work sheet within the main Excel application window.

To do this:

  • Press LEFT CONTROL + F10


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