How to keep merged cells while inserting a new row in Excel sheet?
While inserting a new row to the merged cells, the newly inserted rows will be automatically merged with the merged cells as below screenshot shown. Do you know how to insert a row without merging in Excel?
To insert new rows and merge above, you can right-click on the second-row number of the merged cells and choose Insert from the context menu. See screenshot:
Note: if the merged cells are across row5 and row 6, right click on row 6.
Then the new row has been inserted and merge above.
If you want to insert a new row without merge, you just need to click on the first-row number of the merged cells and choose Insert from the context menu. See screenshot:
Then the row has been inserted above the merged cell.
Merge same cells or unmerge cell
Best Office Productivity Tools
Supercharge Your Excel Skills with Kutools for Excel, and Experience Efficiency Like Never Before. Kutools for Excel Offers Over 300 Advanced Features to Boost Productivity and Save Time. Click Here to Get The Feature You Need The Most...
Office Tab Brings Tabbed interface to Office, and Make Your Work Much Easier
- Enable tabbed editing and reading in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Access, Visio and Project.
- Open and create multiple documents in new tabs of the same window, rather than in new windows.
- Increases your productivity by 50%, and reduces hundreds of mouse clicks for you every day!