Excel shortcuts

The best shortcut for replace in excel: a how-to guide

If you're like most people, you probably use the find and replace feature in Microsoft Excel pretty frequently. And, if you're like most people, you probably wish there was a quicker way to do it. Well, there is - and it's called a shortcut.

Here's how to use the shortcut:

  1. First, select the cells that you want to search.
  2. Next, press Ctrl+H on your keyboard.
  3. A Find and Replace dialog box will appear.
  4. In the Find what field, type the text or value that you want to search for.
  5. In the Replace with field, type the text or value that you want to replace it with.
  6. Click the Replace All button.
  7. And that's it! All of the instances of the text or value that you searched for will be replaced with the text or value that you specified.

This shortcut can save you a lot of time, especially if you're dealing with a large amount of data. So, next time you need to use the find and replace feature in Excel, be sure to give this shortcut a try.

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