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AutoSum Excel Shortcut: How to Use

If you're like most people, you probably use the AutoSum feature in Excel quite often. And, if you're like most people, you probably don't know all the different ways you can use AutoSum. In this article, we'll show you some of the different ways you can use AutoSum to make your life easier.

The first way you can use AutoSum is to quickly sum a range of cells. For example, let's say you have a range of cells that contains numbers, and you want to sum those numbers quickly. To do this, simply select the range of cells, and then press the AutoSum shortcut (Ctrl + Shift + =). Excel will automatically sum the range of cells, and the result will be displayed in the cell below the range.

Another way you can use AutoSum is to sum a column or row of cells. To do this, select the column or row of cells you want to sum, and then press the AutoSum shortcut. Excel will automatically sum the column or row of cells, and the result will be displayed in the cell to the right of the column or below the row.

You can also use AutoSum to quickly average a range of cells. To do this, select the range of cells you want to average, and then press the AutoSum shortcut. Excel will automatically average the range of cells, and the result will be displayed in the cell below the range.

Finally, you can use AutoSum to quickly count the number of cells in a range. To do this, select the range of cells you want to count, and then press the AutoSum shortcut. Excel will automatically count the number of cells in the range, and the result will be displayed in the cell below the range.

As you can see, there are a number of different ways you can use AutoSum to make your life easier. So, the next time you're working in Excel, be sure to give AutoSum a try.

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