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Excel's Ctrl+Shift+" shortcuts equivalent in Calc [closed]

asked 2013-11-17 17:38:20 +0200

Zeki Bildirici gravatar image


Do you know if there is an alternative for Excel's shortcut:

Ctrl+Shift+" Copies the value from the cell above the active cell into the cell or the Formula Bar. -

I did checked Calc's shortcut's list in help: and couldn't find it.

Best regards, Zeki

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Closed for the following reason the question is answered, right answer was accepted by Alex Kemp
close date 2015-11-14 19:39:51.535819


I am not sure if this is what you are looking for....

I use CTL+X to cut any cell and Paste it to CTL+V

It will cut and paste formula also, Last time that I checked it even updated

a simple formula to work at the destination

MQ-818 gravatar imageMQ-818 ( 2013-11-17 20:21:49 +0200 )edit

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answered 2013-11-18 00:22:17 +0200

oweng gravatar image

This particular hotkey function (copy value from cell above) is not implemented in Calc at present. There is no equivalent function available under Tools > Customize... > Keyboard tab. Under the Category of "Edit" a new entry like "Copy value above" would seem to be required. The Edit Function "Fill Down" (CTRL+D) is similar but rather clunky as the cell references are adapted and the new cell value / selection is initially hidden (under v4.1.3.2), requiring subsequent cursor movement to then edit the new value.

Bug fdo#53602 appears to be the related enhancement request. I will comment in the bug to provide an update for clarity. Thanks.

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Thanks, i'll add myself to fdo#53602

Zeki Bildirici gravatar imageZeki Bildirici ( 2013-11-18 16:31:29 +0200 )edit

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