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The Best Excel Shortcut to Select to the End of a Column

If you're like most Excel users, you probably spend a lot of time selecting cells and ranges in your worksheets. And if you're like most Excel users, you probably wish there were an easier way to do it. Well, there is!

The best Excel shortcut for selecting to the end of a column is the Ctrl+Shift+End shortcut. This shortcut will select all cells in a column from the active cell to the last cell that contains data. This is a huge time saver if you need to select large ranges of cells!

Here's how it works:

  1. First, make sure the cell you want to start from is active. You can do this by clicking on it or using the arrow keys on your keyboard.
  2. Next, press and hold down the Ctrl key and the Shift key. While you're doing this, press the End key on your keyboard.
  3. You should now see that all cells in the column from the active cell to the last cell that contains data are selected. You can release the Ctrl and Shift keys now.

That's all there is to it! This shortcut is a real time saver if you need to select large ranges of cells in Excel. Give it a try the next time you're working with a worksheet.

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