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Use Go To Command to Jump to Cell in Excel & Google Sheets

In this tutorial, you will learn how to use the Go To command to jump to a cell in Excel and Google Sheets.


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Use the Go To Command to Jump to a Cell

To jump from cell A1 (or any other cell) to C3, follow these steps:

1. Select cell A1, and in the Ribbon, go to Home > Find & Select > Go To (or use the keyboard shortcut F5).


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2. In the pop-up window, enter the cell you want to jump to (here, C3) in the Reference field and click OK.


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Now cell C3 is selected.


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Jump to a Cell Using the Name Box

Another option is to enter a cell reference in the name box (to the left of the formula bar) and press Enter.


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Jump to a Cell in Google Sheets

The name box can be used in Google Sheets in exactly the same way, but Go To functionality is available only in Excel.