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tab 3 times then go to next line in Excel

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i am trying to scan some barcodes into excel.  i need to scan 3 different barcodes moving to the next column after each scan  then moving to the next row after the 3rd barcode scanned.  any easy way to do this?
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Phillip Burton earned 2000 total points
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If I understand the question, when you press tab, it should go to the next column, except on the third time, it should go to the next line.

Create a table with three columns. Select one (or several) rows with three columns, press Ctrl+L, and click "OK".

Now, if you are inside the table, the tab button works as requested.
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