Excel shortcuts

How to Insert a Column in Excel: The Keyboard Shortcut Way

If you're like most people, you probably use the mouse to insert columns in Excel. But did you know that there's a keyboard shortcut that can do the same thing? It's much faster and easier to use, once you get the hang of it.

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

  1. First, select the column where you want to insert the new column. You can do this by clicking on the column header.
  2. Next, press the Alt + I keys on your keyboard. This will open the Insert menu.
  3. Then, press the C key on your keyboard. This will insert a new column to the left of the selected column.

That's all there is to it! Once you get used to using this keyboard shortcut, you'll be able to insert columns much faster than you ever could with the mouse.

Do you know of any other keyboard shortcuts that can be used in Excel? If so, please share them in the comments below.

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