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Cut, Copy, and Paste

Cutting, copying, and pasting data is a foundation skill in Excel.  There are several ways to do each of these tasks.  After completing this course, you can choose whether to use keyboard shortcuts, icons, right-clicking, or mouse tricks to make your job easier.  Don’t try to remember all of the tips.  Just choose the one that’s fastest for the way you work.


Cut Copy Paste article

Here are several different ways to cut, copy, and paste data in Excel.

Paste Special article

Now that you’re familiar with cut, copy, and paste, learn how Paste Special can give you much more control when you paste data. Watch for Paste Values, an especially useful application of Paste Special.