In article <22d0501c45e4c$d4d9b760$gbl>,
"DJ" <com> wrote:
Try Preferences/Edit, uncheck the "Edit directly in cell" checkbox. You
can then select all cells, and, additionally, have the advantage of
selecting the precedents of a cell by double-clicking on it.
OTOH, all you have to do is use the up arrow to select the cell above...