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25 Excel Shortcuts for Clearing Cell Contents

If you're anything like me, you're always looking for ways to work faster and more efficiently in Excel. One of the best ways to do this is to learn and use keyboard shortcuts. In this article, I'm going to share with you 25 of my favorite shortcuts for clearing cell contents in Excel.

1. Ctrl + Shift + Space - This shortcut will clear the contents of the entire worksheet.

2. Ctrl + A - This shortcut will select all cells in the worksheet.

3. Ctrl + C - This shortcut will copy the contents of the selected cells.

4. Ctrl + X - This shortcut will cut the contents of the selected cells.

5. Ctrl + V - This shortcut will paste the contents of the clipboard into the selected cells.

6. Ctrl + D - This shortcut will fill the selected cells with the contents of the cell above.

7. Ctrl + R - This shortcut will fill the selected cells with the contents of the cell to the left.

8. Ctrl + L - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and leave them blank.

9. Ctrl + Shift + L - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and fill them with the contents of the cell above.

10. Ctrl + Shift + R - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and fill them with the contents of the cell to the left.

11. Ctrl + Shift + D - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and fill them with the contents of the cell below.

12. Ctrl + Shift + U - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and fill them with the contents of the cell to the right.

13. Ctrl + Shift + F - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and fill them with the contents of the cell above.

14. Ctrl + Shift + B - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and fill them with the contents of the cell below.

15. Ctrl + Shift + T - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and fill them with the contents of the cell to the right.

16. Ctrl + Shift + E - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and fill them with the contents of the cell to the left.

17. Ctrl + Shift + W - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and fill them with the contents of the cell above.

18. Ctrl + Shift + Q - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and fill them with the contents of the cell below.

19. Ctrl + Shift + A - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and leave them blank.

20. Ctrl + Shift + S - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and fill them with the contents of the cell to the right.

21. Ctrl + Shift + Z - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and fill them with the contents of the cell to the left.

22. Ctrl + Shift + X - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and fill them with the contents of the cell above.

23. Ctrl + Shift + C - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and fill them with the contents of the cell below.

24. Ctrl + Shift + V - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and fill them with the contents of the cell to the right.

25. Ctrl + Shift + B - This shortcut will clear the contents of the selected cells and leave them blank.

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