How To Delete Every Other Row In Google Sheets

Last Updated on October 30, 2023 by Jake Sheridan

In this tutorial, you will learn how to delete every other row in Google Sheets.

You can easily delete every other row in Google Sheets by using the built-in feature of Google Sheets.

Once ready, we’ll get started by utilizing real-world examples to show you how to delete every other row in Google Sheets.

Delete Every Other Row

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

Step 1

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

Step 2

To delete every other row in Google Sheets, simply select the entire first row, press the ‘Filter’ icon, then select ‘Create new filter view’.

Step 3

Then, select the ‘filter’ icon on the first row, then select ‘Filter by condition’, then select ‘Custom formula is’. This will allow you to enter a customized formula to perform your desired filter.

Step 4

Now, enter this formula to delete or hide every odd row =ISODD(ROW(A1)).

Step 5

Once you are done, your filter will result to showing only the even rows.

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 delete every other row in Google Sheets. Want more? Check out all the Google Sheets Tutorials.