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Changing Link References in Excel

If you're working with a lot of data in Excel, you may find yourself needing to change link references often. Here's how to do it:

  1. Open the Excel file that contains the links you want to change.
  2. Click on the cell that contains the link you want to change.
  3. Click on the "Edit" tab at the top of the screen.
  4. Click on "Links" in the "Edit" menu.
  5. In the "Links" dialog box, click on the "Change Source" button.
  6. In the "Change Link" dialog box, select the new file or URL from the "File name:" drop-down list.
  7. Click on the "Update Now" button.

That's it! You've successfully changed a link reference in Excel.

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