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10 Keyboard Shortcuts for Deleting in Excel

Here are ten keyboard shortcuts for deleting in Excel:

  1. Delete a cell's contents: Select the cell(s) you want to delete and press the Delete key.

  2. Clear the contents of a cell without deleting formatting: Select the cell(s) you want to clear and press the Ctrl + Del keys.

  3. Delete an entire row: Select the row(s) you want to delete and press Ctrl + - (minus sign).

  4. Delete an entire column: Select the column(s) you want to delete and press Ctrl + - (minus sign).

  5. Delete multiple rows or columns at once: Select the rows or columns you want to delete and press Ctrl + - (minus sign).

  6. Delete to the end of a line in a cell: Place the cursor where you want to delete and press Ctrl + Delete.

  7. Delete a word to the left of the cursor: Place the cursor at the end of the word and press Ctrl + Backspace.

  8. Delete a word to the right of the cursor: Place the cursor at the beginning of the word and press Ctrl + Delete.

  9. Delete selected cells and shift remaining cells to the left: Select the cell(s) you want to delete and press Ctrl + Shift + - (minus sign).

  10. Delete the entire contents of a worksheet: Right-click on the sheet tab and select "Delete" from the context menu.



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