Excel - Disable the Fill handle feature

January 2017



To turn off the Drag and Drop feature of Excel (small + sign-accessible when moving the mouse pointer to the lower right corner of a cell)
  • Click File> Options> Advanced tab
  • In the "Editing options section" uncheck the box next to "Enable Fill handle and cell drag-and-drop"
  • validate with the Ok button

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Published by jak58. Latest update on September 22, 2012 at 09:17 AM by deri58.
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