Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
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Excel Settings in the Registry
When you restart Excel, range selections will appear with a black background rather than the
usual light blue. If you don’t like this look, just delete the Options6 Registry entry.
If you have trouble starting Excel, the Registry keys may have become corrupt. You can
try using the Registry Editor to delete the entire Excel section:
The next time Excel starts, it will rebuild the Registry keys. You will, however, lose all
the customization information that was stored there.