You might use Excel files or Google Sheets to calculate reagents you need for PCR or other assays. You can now bring those formulas directly into Benchling Notebook entries.

## Copy formulas from Excel

1. Click “Show Formulas” in the Formula tab.

2. Then, copy and paste the region of interest into a Benchling Notebook entry!

## Copy formulas from Google Sheets

1. Click “Show Formulas” in the View tab

2. Then, copy and paste the region of interest into a Benchling Notebook entry!

## What's next?

Congratulations on bringing your first set of calculations to Benchling! You might want to learn how to: