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Divide Cell

FilledSmallSquare Divide Cell splits a cell at the current insertion point.

FilledSmallSquare This command splits the selected cell into two or three cells, depending on the current text selection.

FilledSmallSquare An insertion point divides the cell in two. A text selection divides the cell into three cells: everything before the beginning of the selection, the selection itself, and everything after the end of the selection.

FilledSmallSquare Keyboard shortcuts: ShiftKeyKeyBar ControlKeyLeftModifiedd RightModified(Windows); ShiftKeyKeyBar CommandKeyLeftModifiedd RightModified(Macintosh); ShiftKeyKeyBar ControlKeyLeftModifiedd RightModified(X).