How to Add in Excel

How to Add in Excel


One of the most basic question to start learning Microsoft Excel is to how to add cells. This tutorial will demonstrate how to sum values within multiple cells.
 

1. Using = and + keys


Click a cell where you want to show the result, then type in = sign from your keyboard. Select each cells you want to add separated by + sign from the keyboard and press Enter to return the sum. See screen recording below for details.
 
How to Add in Excel
 

2. Using SUM Function


Another way to add in Excel is to use the built-in function SUM. Start by typing =SUM( and then select ranges/cells separated by comma. Press Enter to return the sum of the cells. See screen recording below for details.
 
How to Add in Excel
 
Do you know that Microsoft Excel are also capable of solving fractions? Learn how to add fractions in Excel now!
 

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