Quickly copy above cell value to current cell in Excel

Updated: 12/31/2020 by Computer Hope
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In Microsoft Excel, press Ctrl+Shift+" (quote) to copy the above cells contents into the current cell. For example, if in cell A1 you had the text "Example" and your selected cell was A2, pressing Ctrl+Shift+" would copy "Example" into A2.

Additional information

  • See our cell and copy definitions for further information and related links on these terms.