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.
First, make sure your data is clean and tidy to easily learn in this tutorial.
To transpose the data from rows to column, simply select your cells, copy the data.
Instead of posting the data normally, right click on the cell you want to transpose the data into, select ‘Paste special’, then select ‘Transposed’.
Once you are done, your data will look like this.
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.
More ways to use columns in Google Sheets:
- Move A Column
- Add A Column
- Set Column Width
- Delete Columns
- Rename A Column
- Compare Two Columns
- Make All Columns The Same Width
- Add Multiple Columns
- Apply A Formula To An Entire Column
- Sort Multiple Columns
- Auto Fit Column Width
- Group Columns
- How To Name Columns
- Sum A Column
- Sort By Column
- Lock Column
- Split Text into Columns
- Apply Formula To Entire Column
- Combine Columns
- Find Unique Values In Column
- Move Columns
- Filter Columns
- Filter Multiple Columns
- Split A Column
- Get the Last Value in a Column
- Multiply Columns
- Highlight Duplicates In Multiple Columns
- Switch Columns
- Select Multiple Columns
- Subtract Columns
- Number A Column