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How do I copy and paste only the results of a calculation without copying the formula behind it? I'm learning to use Open Office Calc. I remember other spreadsheets that had a values function, or simply a menu choice to paste values instead of the formulas, but this idea seems to be missing from Open Office, or called by some other name. Thanks for any help.

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Use Edit-->Copy then Edit-->Paste Special (or Copy and Paste Special... from the context (right-click) menu).

In the dialog uncheck paste all, check numbers and uncheck formulas.

This is in every version of OO/LO, that I've used.

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Thank you! It was right under my nose. – toolman Feb 27 '13 at 14:20
    
This worked! Thanks. – Xonatron Feb 6 at 23:00

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