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How to Copy Comments in Excel

In this tutorial, you will learn how to copy comments in Excel.

 

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Copy a Comment

Say you want to copy a comment from cell D3 to cell C4. In this example, you have the following comment in cell D3.

 

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To copy this comment to cell C4, follow these steps:

  1. Copy cell D3 by selecting it and entering CTRL + C on the keyboard.
  2. Right-click on cell C4 and choose Paste Special…

 

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  1. In the pop-up screen, choose Comments and Notes and click OK.

 

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As a result, the comment is copied from cell D3 to cell C4.

 

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Copy a Note

Copying a note in Excel works the exact same way; the Paste Special option is the same for comments and notes.

It’s also possible to use macros to copy comments and notes.