Modified 11 December 2019 by Eugen Plesa

Calling all the keyboard ninjas! If you are a spreadsheet enthusiast, this powerful sequence of shortcuts will help you deal with links quicker. You can paste a link and edit the text displayed in the cell without having to use your mouse.

Follow these shortcuts:


To paste: Ctrl + V

To open the editor: Ctrl + K

To edit the text: Shift + Tab


To paste: Command (⌘) + V

To open the editor: Command (⌘) + K

To edit the text: Shift + Tab

Done! We hope this will help you master Google Sheets faster and easier.