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Add adjacent cells to selection

Windows shortcut 
Mac shortcut 

Hold down the shift key and click elsewhere on the worksheet to extend the current selection to include adjacent cells.

Related videos

The videos below demonstrate this shortcut.
In this lesson, we cover shortcuts you can use to select cells.
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In this video we show you how to select one or more cells, including cells that are not next to one another.
In this video we show you how to find all matches at the same time.
In this video, we'll look at how to add a slicer to a pivot chart. Slicers provide a powerful way to filter data interactively, and they are a key building block of many dashboards.

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