When copying a cell that contains validation criteria to a different cell, the criteria are copied along with the text formula and format. If you want to copy only the validation criteria, use Paste Special.
Paste Special: You can use the Paste Special to paste the specific cell content or attributes such as formula, formatting, comments etc.
Let’s take an example and understand how we can copying and pasting the validation list only in Microsoft Excel.
I have a table of month in Column and we want to create drop down list in cell C3.
To create the Month drop down list follow below given steps:-
This is the how we can update the drop down list from one cell to another cell by just clicking the copy the cell and use the Paste special function in Microsoft Excel.
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