Excel/pasting formulas


Hi Richard.
I file A, in array A1:E10, all the cells are filled with formulas.
I wish to copy all the formulas "as is" to file B.
How do I do it?


You can copy and paste the formulas with the regular copy and paste process.  First copy the cells in File A and then go to file B and paste them.
If you copy and paste the formulas directly to the same area in file B (I.E.to A1:E10 in file B) the formulas will remain exactly as they are in file A.   If they are pasted to different cells in file B they will change accordingly with the relative referencing.

Hope this helps

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Richard Roberts


Can assist you in most areas of Excel, have been working with it for about 15 years in many types of applications, but primarily in financial and accounting applications. I am a CPA and many client or client problems have necessitated the use of excel. I am not an expert in charting, macros, or pivot tables.


Have been working with Excel for about 20 years primarily in accounting and financial areas.

BA, Certified Public Accountant

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