Copy Paste is the most common action when you start to Excel.
Benefits of the action Copy Paste
With Excel, you can copy any cell or any range of cell
This indication means that the cell has been copied in the contain of the cell is in the memory of the computer.
3. Then, select the cell where you want to paste the contain of the first cell
4. Click on the Paste icon.
You can also use the following shortcut to perform the same action
|Copy contents of the selection.||+|
|Paste contents of the clipboard.||+|
When you want to copy / paste on adjacent cells, it is faster to do this action with the mouse.
Whatever the contained of your original cell you just have to click and drag to copy this cells.
If you have a single value, use the fill-handle will copy the same value. If you press Ctrl, you extend the series.
You will see a lot of other way to fill series in this article.
Copy a formula
When the cell contain a formula, Excel automatically change the references of the formula.
To avoid mistake with the reference of the cells, refer to this article.