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Copy selected cells

Windows shortcut 
CtrlC
Mac shortcut 
C

Copy puts everything on the clipboard: text, formulas, formatting, borders, fills, etc. Use Paste Special to selectively paste only parts of what was copied.

On the Mac, Ctrl + C also works

Related videos

The videos below demonstrate this shortcut.
In this video, we show you how and why to use a table as a data source for your pivot table.
In this video, we show you a simple example of relative references in action.
In this video, we'll look at how to create formulas that reference cells on different worksheets, or even in different workbooks
In this video, we'll look at how to copy and paste a pivot table without bringing along the source data.
In this video, we'll look at how to create a line chart in Excel to plot historical, 30-year mortgage interest rates.