How To Convert Rows To Columns in Google Sheets

Last Updated on October 30, 2023 by Jake Sheridan

In this tutorial, you will learn how to convert rows to columns in Google Sheets.

You can easily convert rows to columns in Google Sheets by using the built in feature ‘Transpose’.

Once ready, we’ll get started by utilizing real-world examples to show you how to convert rows to columns in Google Sheets.

4 Steps to Convert Rows to Columns

Before we start, you will need to get ready a set of data for us to work on.

Step 1

First, make sure your data is clean and tidy to easily learn in this tutorial.

Step 2

To transpose the data from rows to column, simply select your cells, copy the data.

Step 3

Instead of posting the data normally, right click on the cell you want to transpose the data into, select ‘Paste special’, then select ‘Transposed’.

Step 4

Once you are done, your data will look like this.

Summary

That’s all there is to it. You are welcome to copy the example spreadsheet below to see how it is done. The most crucial lesson is to enjoy yourself while doing it.

Example Spreadsheet: Make a copy of the example spreadsheet

In this tutorial, I covered how to convert rows to columns in Google Sheets. Want more? Check out all the Google Sheets Tutorials.