Table of Contents

- 1 How do I pull data from every nth row in Excel?
- 2 How do I select every nth row in Google Sheets?
- 3 How do I select alternate rows in sheets?
- 4 How do I select alternate rows in SQL?
- 5 How do I copy an alternate row formula?
- 6 How do I insert a row between rows in Excel?
- 7 What is the shortcut to insert multiple rows in Excel?
- 8 How do I combine multiple cells into one cell with multiple lines?
- 9 How do you concatenate with a line break?
- 10 How do you use concatenate in Excel with brackets?

## How do I pull data from every nth row in Excel?

Copy a value from every nth row in Excel

- =OFFSET(reference, rows, cols, [height], [width])
- =ROW(reference)
- Formula starting with 1st row: =OFFSET(first_cell,(ROW(C1)-1)*n,0)
- Formula starting with nth row: =OFFSET(first_cell,(ROW(C1)*n-1),0)

**How do I autofill a new row in Excel with formulas?**

Fill formulas into adjacent cells

- Select the cell with the formula and the adjacent cells you want to fill.
- Click Home > Fill, and choose either Down, Right, Up, or Left. Keyboard shortcut: You can also press Ctrl+D to fill the formula down in a column, or Ctrl+R to fill the formula to the right in a row.

**How do you select every nth column in Excel?**

Selecting Every Other Column in Excel using the Traditional Way

- Select the first column by either selecting the column header or dragging down the column.
- Press the CTRL key on the keyboard and select the next alternate column in the same way.
- Repeat till you have selected all alternating columns.

### How do I select every nth row in Google Sheets?

By any reason, if you want to highlight every nth row or column in Google Sheets, you can easily do it with the MOD function. You can use my custom MOD formulas in Conditional Formatting.

**How do I select every second row?**

If you want to highlight every other row in the entire document, press ⌘ Command + A on your keyboard. This will select all the cells in your spreadsheet.

**How do I select every other column in sheets?**

To select every second or nth column in Query in Google Sheets you can use the Select clause. It’s easy if the number of columns in your dataset is limited like 5-10 columns. If there are a large number of columns it’s a tough task to code the Query formula without making typos.

## How do I select alternate rows in sheets?

Click the box and from the drop-down menu select the “Custom formula is” option. Value or formula – This is where your ‘IF’ formula goes. Since you chose “Custom formula is” in the last step, you’ll need to enter in the formula yourself. To add color to every odd row, enter =ISEVEN(ROW()) into this field.

**How do I select odd rows only in sheets?**

Enter =ISEVEN(ROW()) into the Value or formula field. This will highlight all the odd-numbered rows in the selected range. You can find all the row numbers on the left-hand side of your spreadsheet.

**How do you select odd rows in sheets?**

Color Alternate Rows in Google Sheets

- Select the cells in which you want to color the alternate rows.
- Go to Format –> Conditional Formatting.
- In the Conditional Format Rules pane, click on the ‘Format cells if’ drop down and select ‘Custom Formula is’.
- In the field below it, enter the formula =ISEVEN(ROW())
- Select the Formatting Style.
- Click Done.

### How do I select alternate rows in SQL?

How to get the alternate rows or records from table in sql server

- ;WITH PRS (Name, Gender, R)
- AS.
- SELECT NAME, GENDER, ROW_NUMBER() OVER(PARTITION BY GENDER ORDER BY GENDER) AS R.
- FROM #PERSON.
- SELECT NAME, GENDER FROM PRS ORDER BY R, GENDER DESC.

**How do I randomly select rows in Excel?**

How to randomly select in Excel with Randomize tool

- Select any cell in your table.
- Go to the Ablebits Tools tab > Utilities group, and click Randomize > Select Randomly:
- On the add-in’s pane, choose what to select: random rows, random columns or random cells.
- Specify the number or percentage for the desired sample size.

**How do I extract alternate rows in Excel?**

Please do as follows.

- Select a blank cell (here I select cell D2) in the new range you need to paste the copied data into, then enter formula =MOD(ROW(A1),2).
- Keep selecting cell D2, drag the Fill Handle down to the column cells.
- Then select cell D1, click Data > Filter to enable the Filter function.

## How do I copy an alternate row formula?

Copy a formula to non-adjacent cells / ranges

- Click the cell with the formula to select it.
- Press Ctrl + C to copy the formula.
- Select a cell or a range of cells where you want to paste the formula (to select non-adjacent ranges, press and hold the Ctrl key).
- Press Ctrl + V to paste the formula.

**How do you copy alternate rows in Excel 2010?**

Step 1: Select the range that you will work with, and click the Kutools > Select Tools > Select Interval Rows & columns…. Step 2: In Select Interval Rows & Columns dialog box, specify the settings as following screen shot shows, and click OK. Then every other row in the selection is selected and highlighted.

**How do you insert rows into normal intervals in Excel?**

Select the cells where the empty rows need to appear and press Shift + Space. When you pick the correct number of rows, right-click within the selection and choose the Insert option from the menu list.

### How do I insert a row between rows in Excel?

To insert rows:

- Select the row heading below where you want the new row to appear. For example, if you want to insert a row between rows 7 and 8, select row 8. Selecting a row.
- Click the Insert command on the Home tab. Clicking the Insert command.
- The new row will appear above the selected row. The new row.

**How many rows should you select to insert 3 blank rows?**

Insert Multiple Blank Rows in Excel by selecting Rows For example, I want to insert 6 rows after row 3, then hover the mouse pointer at row 3 (You can see the black arrow) and select the row. Next, click and hold the left mouse button and select 6 rows. Now, right-click on the selected area and select ‘Insert’ option.

**How do I insert a blank row every nth row?**

Here’s a quick way to do this by inserting a blank row into your data after every Nth record….All the zero’s in our helper column should now be selected and we can now insert our rows.

- Left click on one of the selected cells.
- Select Insert in from the menu.
- Select Entire row.
- Press the OK button.

## What is the shortcut to insert multiple rows in Excel?

If you need to insert multiple rows, you have several options:

- Press Alt-4 as many times as needed.
- Press Alt-4 once to insert the initial row, and then press either F4 or Ctrl-Y to repeat this action.
- Hold down the Shift key and then use the Down arrow key to select multiple cells.

**How do you insert multiple rows in one cell in Excel?**

Here is the first one:

- Select the cell above which you want to insert multiple rows in Excel.
- Press Shift + Space-bar to select the entire row.
- Once the entire row is selected, press Control and hit the plus key (+) from the numeric keypad.

**How do I split a cell into two rows in Excel?**

Split cells

- In the table, click the cell that you want to split.
- Click the Layout tab.
- In the Merge group, click Split Cells.
- In the Split Cells dialog, select the number of columns and rows that you want and then click OK.

### How do I combine multiple cells into one cell with multiple lines?

To combine text from multiple cells into one cell, use the & (ampersand) operator.

- Select the cell in which you want the combined data.
- Type an = (equal sign) to start the formula.
- Click on the first cell.
- Type the & operator (shift + 7)
- Click on the second cell.
- Press Enter to complete the formula.

**How do you merge cells but keep all data?**

Choose Cells into one under “What to merge”. Select the delimiter under “Separate values with”. Specify the cell where you want to place the result: top-left, top-right, bottom-left or bottom-right. Make sure the Merge all areas in the selection option is selected.

**How do I copy and paste data from multiple cells into one?**

To include multiple cells, click on one, and without releasing the click, drag your mouse around adjacent cells to highlight them before copying. To paste to a cell, single-click on the cell where you’d like to paste in the information and press Ctrl + V (or right-click on the destination cell and select Paste).

## How do you concatenate with a line break?

So, by simply adding CHAR(10) in between your formula you can enter a line break. You will need to select WRAP TEXT in order to see each text on a separate line. Watch the video about Excel Concatenate Line Break on YouTube and give it a thumbs-up!

**How do you add a line break in SQL?**

Insert SQL carriage return and line feed in a string We can use the following ASCII codes in SQL Server: Char(10) – New Line / Line Break. Char(13) – Carriage Return. Char(9) – Tab.

**How do you use enter in concatenate formula in Excel?**

This method will guide you to concatenate data in each column with the Alt + Enter by a formula in Excel. Please do as follows: 1. Select a blank cell you will place the concatenation result, type the formula =A1 & CHAR(10) & A2 & CHAR(10) & A3, and drag the AutoFill Handle right to other cells as you need.

### How do you use concatenate in Excel with brackets?

So to get started with concatenate, type =CONCATENATE and open your parentheses. From there, it is very easy to combine values. Just select the first cell that you want to include in your string, separate it with a comma, and then select the second value. Then close the parentheses, and hit Enter.

**What is the shortcut for inserting brackets in Excel?**

If you’re asking for square or American brackets “[ & ]” and you don’t happen to find them in the keyboard just use Alt-091 & Alt-093.