How To Find Merged Cells In Google Sheets

Last Updated on October 30, 2023 by Jake Sheridan

In this tutorial, you will learn how to find merge cells in Google Sheets.

There are different ways to identify merged cells in Google Sheets.

Once ready, we’ll get started by utilizing real-world examples to show you how to merge find merge cells in Google Sheets.

How To Find Merged Cells In Google Sheets

Before we begin we will need a group of data to be used to find merge cells in Google Sheets.

Vertically Merged Cells

A great way to identify if a cell is merged or not is to look at the cell line. You can see in this example, the cell lines between row 3 to 6 has disappeared. This means that rows 3 to 6 are merged vertically.

You can outline the merged cells to further identify the merged cells for a clearer indication.

Horizontally Merged Cells

A great way to identify if a cell is merged or not is to look at the cell line. You can see in this example, the cell lines between column A to C has disappeared. This means that rows A to C are merged horizontally.

You can outline the merged cells to further identify the merged cells for a clearer indication.

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 find merge cells in Google Sheets. Want more? Check out all the Google Sheets Tutorials.