Excel: Adding a progressive number to fill down


I'm not sure the correct term, so I've called it a progressive number.

I have the following formula:


At the end of this formula is '1'.

I would like to edit this formula so when I filled it across to adjacent cells, the '1' at the end would increase by +1. e.g 2,3,4,5.

What's the best way of doing this?

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Ryan ChongBusiness Systems Analyst , ex-Senior Application EngineerCommented:
assuming your first formula is at row 4, you can try:


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and drag this formula for its following rows

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dabug80Author Commented:
Thanks. I was wanting to fill across, so I changed it to:


and it worked well
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