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.
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.
Excelcrib was founded in November 2017 by Garry, a Microsoft® Office Excel® (MS Excel) enthusiast with background in engineering. He's been using MS Excel for more than 15 years in practice with specialty in VBA.