### how to multiply in excel

**How to multiply two numbers in Excel**

- In a cell, type “=”
- Click in the cell that contains the first number you want to multiply.
- Type “*”.
- Click the second cell you want to multiply.
- Press Enter.
- Set up a column of numbers you want to multiply, and then put the constant in another cell.

What is the formula to multiply in Excel?

To write a formula that multiplies two numbers, use the asterisk (*). To multiply 2 times 8, for example, type “=2*8”. Use the same format to multiply the numbers in two cells: “

**=A1*A2**” multiplies the values in cells A1 and A2.