Excel Guides

How to Turn Off Paste Options in Excel

Paste options in Excel can be a great time-saver, but sometimes you just want to paste without all the bells and whistles. Here's how to turn off paste options in Excel:

  1. Open Excel and click on the 'File' tab.
  2. Click 'Options' at the bottom of the menu.
  3. In the 'Excel Options' window, click on 'Advanced' in the left-hand column.
  4. Scroll down to the 'Cut, copy and paste' section and uncheck the 'Show Paste Options buttons when content is pasted' box.
  5. Click 'OK' to save your changes.

Now when you paste something into Excel, you won't see those pesky paste options buttons anymore!

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