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How to Enable Excel Shortcuts in Google Sheets

You will learn how to use Excel Shortcuts in Google Sheets.

How to turn on compatible spreadsheet shortcuts in Google Sheets.

  1. Press “Ctrl” and “/” or go to “Help” and then “Keyboard shortcuts”
  2. At the bottom of the pop-up window, toggle “Enable compatible spreadsheet shortcuts” on
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How to enable compatible spreadsheet shortcuts in Google Sheets

Turn on Excel shortcuts
How to turn on Excel shortcuts in Google Sheets (for Windows)

Do Google Sheets have the same shortcuts as Excel?

You can use most parts of Excel shortcuts in Google Sheets if you turn on the “Enable compatible spreadsheet shortcuts” function. Note that some shortcuts might not work for all keyboards and language settings.

Learn how to do this step-by-step in the video below 👇

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