# What is the difference between a row and a column?

Alternatively, in a table (which i assume you're referring to), rows are 'horizontal' collections of items belonging to a certain category; Columns are 'vertical' collections. Each item (orange) in the table 'belongs' to one row (yellow) and one column (red) well whats the difference between them.
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### How many rows and columns are there in Excel?

Versions of Excel up to 7.0 had a limitation in the size of their data sets of 16K (214 = 16384) rows. Versions 8.0 through 11.0 could handle 64K (216 = 65536) rows and 256 columns (28 as label 'IV'). Version 12.0 can handle 1M (220 = 1048576) rows, and 16384 (214 as label 'XFD') columns.
• #### How do you count columns in Excel?

Count the number of rows or columns. If you need a quick way to count rows that contain data, select all the cells in the first column of that data (it may not be column A). Just click the column header. The status bar, in the lower-right corner of your Excel window, will tell you the row count.
• #### What is the difference between a row and a column?

Alternatively, in a table (which i assume you're referring to), rows are 'horizontal' collections of items belonging to a certain category; Columns are 'vertical' collections. Each item (orange) in the table 'belongs' to one row (yellow) and one column (red) well whats the difference between them.
• #### What is the maximum number of rows in Excel 2010?

Max. RowsMax. Columns
Excel 20101,048,57616,384
Excel 20071,048,57616,384
Excel 200365,536256
Excel 2002 (XP)65,536256
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### What is rows and columns in computer?

A column is a vertical series of cells in a chart, table, or spreadsheet. Below is an example of a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet with column headers (column letter) A, B, C, D, E, and F. As you can see from the picture below, column H is the highlighted column in red and the selected cell D8 is in column D.
• #### What is the difference between a row and a column?

Alternatively, in a table (which i assume you're referring to), rows are 'horizontal' collections of items belonging to a certain category; Columns are 'vertical' collections. Each item (orange) in the table 'belongs' to one row (yellow) and one column (red) well whats the difference between them.
• #### How many rows and columns are there in Excel 2010?

For MS Excel 2010, Row numbers ranges from 1 to 1048576; in total 1048576 rows, and Columns ranges from A to XFD; in total 16384 columns.
• #### What is a column in a table?

In a relational database, a column is a set of data values of a particular simple type, one value for each row of the database. A column may contain text values, numbers, or even pointers to files in the operating system. A column can also be called an attribute.

Updated: 12th November 2019