#### Very new to Excel

```I am very new to Excel.

What I am trying to do is...

In column B1 I want it to automaticaly add 10 so it will put in 1010
in C1 1020
all the way up to 9990.

Is there a way to do this with only putting 1000 or a formula in A1?

Thanks.

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```Hi!

In A1 enter 1000

In B1 enter:

=A1+10

Drag copy across .......

>  I want it to automaticaly add 10 so it will put in 1010 in C1 1020
> all the way up to 9990.

Because there are only 256 columns you'll "run out" of cells in row 1 when
you reach 3550.

Biff

"Patricia124" <Patricia124.1qcatn@news.officefrustration.com> wrote in
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>
> I am very new to Excel.
>
> What I am trying to do is...
>
> In column B1 I want it to automaticaly add 10 so it will put in 1010
> in C1 1020
> all the way up to 9990.
>
> Is there a way to do this with only putting 1000 or a formula in A1?
>
> Thanks.
>
>
> --
> Patricia124

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biffinpitt (3172)
6/9/2005 3:54:02 AM
```> ... Because there are only 256 columns
> you'll "run out" of cells in row 1 when you reach 3550 ...

Just another play to try,
assuming you don't mind having it filled in a zig-zag manner ..

In Sheet1

Put in A1: 1000
Put in A2: =IF(A1="","",A1+10)
Copy A2 down to A900

In Sheet2

Put in A1:

=IF(OFFSET(Sheet1!\$A\$1,ROWS(\$A\$1:A1)*256-256+COLUMNS(\$A\$1:A1)-1,)="","",OFFS
ET(Sheet1!\$A\$1,ROWS(\$A\$1:A1)*256-256+COLUMNS(\$A\$1:A1)-1,))

Copy A1 down to A4, fill across to IV4

The above will fill the numbers 1000 - 9990 in cells A1 to  EB4 in a zigzag
manner in Sheet2

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