#### Apply a mutiple to a range of cells?

```I have a range of cells spanning multiple columns and rows.  I would
like, in my fantasy, to just hightlight all of them and say "multiply
by x" where x is an integer.  Now, I know I can't do that because my
microphone doesn't work, so, other then a macro, is there a way to do
it?

Thanks,

-Jim
```
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jtpryan (5)
9/30/2008 1:57:15 PM
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```In an unused cell enter the numnber that you want to multiply by - it can be
an integer or a floating point number - then highlight the range to you want
to mutiply and then right-click and select Paste Special > Multiply > Ok

Don't forget to say "Multipy by x" as you do it. <G>

--
HTH

Sandy
In Perth, the ancient capital of Scotland
and the crowning place of kings

sandymann2@mailinator.com
Replace @mailinator.com with @tiscali.co.uk

"jtpryan" <jtpryan@gmail.com> wrote in message
>I have a range of cells spanning multiple columns and rows.  I would
> like, in my fantasy, to just hightlight all of them and say "multiply
> by x" where x is an integer.  Now, I know I can't do that because my
> microphone doesn't work, so, other then a macro, is there a way to do
> it?
>
> Thanks,
>
> -Jim
>

```
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sandymann2 (1054)
9/30/2008 2:19:50 PM
```After entering the number in an unused cell, COPY it. Then continue following Sandy's instructions

--
Kind regards,

Niek Otten
Microsoft MVP - Excel

"Sandy Mann" <sandymann2@mailinator.com> wrote in message news:%23Ss0aewIJHA.3932@TK2MSFTNGP03.phx.gbl...
| In an unused cell enter the numnber that you want to multiply by - it can be
| an integer or a floating point number - then highlight the range to you want
| to mutiply and then right-click and select Paste Special > Multiply > Ok
|
| Don't forget to say "Multipy by x" as you do it. <G>
|
| --
| HTH
|
| Sandy
| In Perth, the ancient capital of Scotland
| and the crowning place of kings
|
| sandymann2@mailinator.com
| Replace @mailinator.com with @tiscali.co.uk
|
|
| "jtpryan" <jtpryan@gmail.com> wrote in message
| >I have a range of cells spanning multiple columns and rows.  I would
| > like, in my fantasy, to just hightlight all of them and say "multiply
| > by x" where x is an integer.  Now, I know I can't do that because my
| > microphone doesn't work, so, other then a macro, is there a way to do
| > it?
| >
| > Thanks,
| >
| > -Jim
| >
|
|

```
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nicolaus (2022)
9/30/2008 2:26:53 PM
```Thank you for pointing out my faux pas Niek - I was concentrating so much on
the Magical incantation that I omitted to include the vital part!

--
Regards,

Sandy
In Perth, the ancient capital of Scotland
and the crowning place of kings

sandymann2@mailinator.com
Replace @mailinator.com with @tiscali.co.uk

"Niek Otten" <nicolaus@xs4all.nl> wrote in message
news:OI9oTiwIJHA.1308@TK2MSFTNGP02.phx.gbl...
> After entering the number in an unused cell, COPY it. Then continue
> following Sandy's instructions
>
> --
> Kind regards,
>
> Niek Otten
> Microsoft MVP - Excel
>
> "Sandy Mann" <sandymann2@mailinator.com> wrote in message
> news:%23Ss0aewIJHA.3932@TK2MSFTNGP03.phx.gbl...
> | In an unused cell enter the numnber that you want to multiply by - it
> can be
> | an integer or a floating point number - then highlight the range to you
> want
> | to mutiply and then right-click and select Paste Special > Multiply > Ok
> |
> | Don't forget to say "Multipy by x" as you do it. <G>
> |
> | --
> | HTH
> |
> | Sandy
> | In Perth, the ancient capital of Scotland
> | and the crowning place of kings
> |
> | sandymann2@mailinator.com
> | Replace @mailinator.com with @tiscali.co.uk
> |
> |
> | "jtpryan" <jtpryan@gmail.com> wrote in message
> |
> | >I have a range of cells spanning multiple columns and rows.  I would
> | > like, in my fantasy, to just hightlight all of them and say "multiply
> | > by x" where x is an integer.  Now, I know I can't do that because my
> | > microphone doesn't work, so, other then a macro, is there a way to do
> | > it?
> | >
> | > Thanks,
> | >
> | > -Jim
> | >
> |
> |
>
>
>

```
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sandymann2 (1054)
9/30/2008 2:31:30 PM
```On Sep 30, 10:31=A0am, "Sandy Mann" <sandyma...@mailinator.com> wrote:
> Thank you for pointing out my faux pas Niek - I was concentrating so much=
on
> the Magical incantation that I omitted to include the vital part!
>
> --
> Regards,
>
> Sandy
> In Perth, the ancient capital of Scotland
> and the crowning place of kings
>
> sandyma...@mailinator.com
> Replace @mailinator.com with @tiscali.co.uk
>
> "Niek Otten" <nicol...@xs4all.nl> wrote in message
>
> news:OI9oTiwIJHA.1308@TK2MSFTNGP02.phx.gbl...
>
>
>
> > After entering the number in an unused cell, COPY it. Then continue
> > following Sandy's instructions
>
> > --
> > Kind regards,
>
> > Niek Otten
> > Microsoft MVP - Excel
>
> > "Sandy Mann" <sandyma...@mailinator.com> wrote in message
> >news:%23Ss0aewIJHA.3932@TK2MSFTNGP03.phx.gbl...
> > | In an unused cell enter the numnber that you want to multiply by - it
> > can be
> > | an integer or a floating point number - then highlight the range to y=
ou
> > want
> > | to mutiply and then right-click and select Paste Special > Multiply >=
Ok
> > |
> > | Don't forget to say "Multipy by x" as you do it. <G>
> > |
> > | --
> > | HTH
> > |
> > | Sandy
> > | In Perth, the ancient capital of Scotland
> > | and the crowning place of kings
> > |
> > | sandyma...@mailinator.com
> > | Replace @mailinator.com with @tiscali.co.uk
> > |
> > |
> > | "jtpryan" <jtpr...@gmail.com> wrote in message
> > |
..
> > | >I have a range of cells spanning multiple columns and rows. =A0I wou=
ld
> > | > like, in my fantasy, to just hightlight all of them and say "multip=
ly
> > | > by x" where x is an integer. =A0Now, I know I can't do that because=
my
> > | > microphone doesn't work, so, other then a macro, is there a way to =
do
> > | > it?
> > | >
> > | > Thanks,
> > | >
> > | > -Jim
> > | >
> > |
> > |- Hide quoted text -
>
> - Show quoted text -

Thank you all.  Just what I needed.  I did have to stand up when I
spoke though...

-Jim
```
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jtpryan (5)
9/30/2008 3:15:11 PM
```:-0)

--
Kind regards,

Niek Otten
Microsoft MVP - Excel

On Sep 30, 10:31 am, "Sandy Mann" <sandyma...@mailinator.com> wrote:
> Thank you for pointing out my faux pas Niek - I was concentrating so much on
> the Magical incantation that I omitted to include the vital part!
>
> --
> Regards,
>
> Sandy
> In Perth, the ancient capital of Scotland
> and the crowning place of kings
>
> sandyma...@mailinator.com
> Replace @mailinator.com with @tiscali.co.uk
>
> "Niek Otten" <nicol...@xs4all.nl> wrote in message
>
> news:OI9oTiwIJHA.1308@TK2MSFTNGP02.phx.gbl...
>
>
>
> > After entering the number in an unused cell, COPY it. Then continue
> > following Sandy's instructions
>
> > --
> > Kind regards,
>
> > Niek Otten
> > Microsoft MVP - Excel
>
> > "Sandy Mann" <sandyma...@mailinator.com> wrote in message
> >news:%23Ss0aewIJHA.3932@TK2MSFTNGP03.phx.gbl...
> > | In an unused cell enter the numnber that you want to multiply by - it
> > can be
> > | an integer or a floating point number - then highlight the range to you
> > want
> > | to mutiply and then right-click and select Paste Special > Multiply > Ok
> > |
> > | Don't forget to say "Multipy by x" as you do it. <G>
> > |
> > | --
> > | HTH
> > |
> > | Sandy
> > | In Perth, the ancient capital of Scotland
> > | and the crowning place of kings
> > |
> > | sandyma...@mailinator.com
> > | Replace @mailinator.com with @tiscali.co.uk
> > |
> > |
> > | "jtpryan" <jtpr...@gmail.com> wrote in message
> > |
> > | >I have a range of cells spanning multiple columns and rows. I would
> > | > like, in my fantasy, to just hightlight all of them and say "multiply
> > | > by x" where x is an integer. Now, I know I can't do that because my
> > | > microphone doesn't work, so, other then a macro, is there a way to do
> > | > it?
> > | >
> > | > Thanks,
> > | >
> > | > -Jim
> > | >
> > |
> > |- Hide quoted text -
>
> - Show quoted text -

Thank you all.  Just what I needed.  I did have to stand up when I
spoke though...

-Jim

```
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nicolaus (2022)
9/30/2008 4:43:01 PM

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