Add Prefix To Selected Cells
for a small online database I have a column that lists nationalities:
I need to add a prefix to all nationalities, for example:
Artist Nationality///Latin American
Is there a way I can select the 700 cells and do this in one shot? I can't add formulas because I will have to paste all this in text pad and then upload it.
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