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5 Ways to Clear Content in Excel (The Ultimate Shortcut Guide)

Are you looking for ways to clear content in Excel? If so, you've come to the right place. In this article, we'll show you 5 ways to clear content in Excel, using a variety of shortcut methods.

Method 1: Use the Clear Contents Shortcut

The first way to clear content in Excel is to use the Clear Contents shortcut. To do this, simply select the cells you want to clear, then press the Ctrl + Shift + Del keys on your keyboard. This shortcut will instantly clear the contents of the selected cells.

Method 2: Use the Clear Formats Shortcut

If you want to clear the formatting of cells, but keep the contents, you can use the Clear Formats shortcut. To do this, select the cells you want to clear, then press the Ctrl + Shift + F keys on your keyboard. This shortcut will instantly clear the formatting of the selected cells, without affecting the contents.

Method 3: Use the Clear Comments Shortcut

If you want to clear comments from cells, you can use the Clear Comments shortcut. To do this, select the cells you want to clear, then press the Ctrl + Shift + O keys on your keyboard. This shortcut will instantly clear the comments from the selected cells.

Method 4: Use the Clear Hyperlinks Shortcut

If you want to clear hyperlinks from cells, you can use the Clear Hyperlinks shortcut. To do this, select the cells you want to clear, then press the Ctrl + Shift + H keys on your keyboard. This shortcut will instantly clear the hyperlinks from the selected cells.

Method 5: Use the Clear All Shortcut

If you want to clear all content and formatting from cells, you can use the Clear All shortcut. To do this, select the cells you want to clear, then press the Ctrl + Shift + A keys on your keyboard. This shortcut will instantly clear all content and formatting from the selected cells.

That's all there is to it! These are just a few of the ways you can clear content in Excel. For more tips and tricks, be sure to check out our other Excel articles.

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