Excel shortcuts

How to insert column in excel shortcut

If you work with Microsoft Excel on a regular basis, you probably know that you can insert columns in a worksheet by right-clicking on a column header and then selecting Insert Column from the resulting context menu. However, did you know that there's a keyboard shortcut that will let you insert columns in Excel without having to use the mouse?

Here's how to insert columns in Excel using a keyboard shortcut:

1. First, select the column header to the right of where you want to insert the new column. For example, if you want to insert a column between columns A and B, you would click on column B's header.

2. Next, press and hold the Ctrl key on your keyboard, and then press the + (plus) key.

3. This will insert a new column to the left of the column you selected in step 1.

4. If you want to insert more than one column, simply repeat steps 1-3 as necessary.

That's all there is to it! Now you know how to insert columns in Excel using a keyboard shortcut. Give it a try the next time you need to insert a column in a worksheet.

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