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Paste content from clipboard

Windows shortcut 
Mac shortcut 

Paste will paste everything on the clipboard, both content and formatting. Use Paste Special to selectively paste only parts of what was copied. On the Mac, Ctrl + V also works.

You can also use Enter in Windows, and fn + Return on a Mac to paste from the clipboard.

Related videos

The videos below demonstrate this shortcut.
In this video, we show how to use the TEXT function to call out assumptions in a model. You can use the same approach to highlight assumptions in any spreadsheet.
In this video, we'll look at an easy way to test a conditional formatting formula before you create the rule.
This video shows how to stop Excel from changing cell references when you want an exact copy of a formula in a different cell.
In this video, we show you a simple example of relative references in action.
In this video, we'll look at how to build a two-way lookup with INDEX and MATCH, using an an approximate match.