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 How to copy and paste without borders in Excel?

When we copy a range of data and paste it to another range, the whole formatting including the borders will be pasted as well. But, sometimes, we just want to copy the data formatting without the borders. Do you have any ideas to solve this task?

Copy and paste without border in Excel

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Actually, Excel provides a function for our users to paste all cell formatting except the borders. Please do as this:

1. Copy your data that you need, and select one cell that you want to put the data.

2. Right click the selected cell, and the choose Paste Special > Paste Special, see screenshot:


3. In the Paste Special dialog box, check All except borders option, see screenshot:


4. Then click OK to close the dialog, and your selected data range has been pasted with all formatting but excluding the borders. See screenshot:


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