So I have a column with text like abcd81. If I drag the cell by that bottom right point then the next row will have abcd82 and so on.

How can I prevent this behavior?

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    Hi, I know you're annoyed, but this is not the place to rant about Google (or anything).
    – Andrew T.
    Nov 15 '21 at 10:30

On Windows, hold Ctrl button while dragging the cell. This will autofill the cell as-is.


Use copy and paste instead of dragging the corner of the cell.

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