How to Paste CSV Formatted Data in Excel 2016 ?

There are times when you might want to copy and paste the CSV formatted text directly in to Excel 2016 and format it without actually using a temporary file. You can do that by following the below steps.

How to Paste CSV Formatted Data in Excel 2016 ?

1. Copy the CSV Formatted text to clipboard.

2. Launch Microsoft Excel 2016 and paste the text to a column.

3. Select the column and navigate to Data Ribbon menu and click the "Text to Columns" button.

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4. Select “Delimited” from the “Convert Text to Columns Wizard” and click Next.

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5. Select the Delimiter that is applicable for the coped CSV file and click Next button . In this case , i selected “Semicolon”.

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6. Select the format of each of the columns as shown and select the Destination row where the values should be inserted.

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7. Click Finish button . Immediately , you should see the results displayed.

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