Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
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You can select cells in Excel to perform editing,
mathematical, and formatting tasks. Selecting a single
cell is easy: You just click the cell. To select a group
of cells, called a range , you can use your mouse or
keyboard. For example, you might apply formatting
to a range of cells rather than format each cell
Select a Range of Cells
1 Click the first cell in the range of
cells that you want to select.
2 Click and drag across the cells that
you want to include in the range.
3 Release the mouse button.
Excel selects the cells.
To select all of the cells in
the worksheet, you can click
You can select multiple
noncontiguous cells by
pressing and holding
while clicking cells.