I would like to share a few key shortcuts that have proved to be very useful while working on Excel. If you can learn some of them, you will know how to play with excel !
Below are the key shortcuts in an alphabetical order:
Selects the entire worksheet.
If the worksheet contains data, CTRL+A selects the current region. Pressing CTRL+A a second time selects the current region and its summary rows. Pressing CTRL+A a third time selects the entire worksheet."
Applies or removes bold formatting.
Copies the selected cells.
Uses the Fill Down command to copy the contents and format of the topmost cell of a selected range into the cells below.
Displays the Find and Replace dialog box, with the Find tab selected.
Displays the Go To dialog box.
Displays the Find and Replace dialog box, with the Replace tab selected.
Applies or removes italic formatting.
Displays the Insert Hyperlink dialog box for new hyperlinks or the Edit Hyperlink dialog box for selected existing hyperlinks.
Creates a new, blank workbook.
Displays the Open dialog box to open or find a file.
Selects all cells that contain comments."
Displays the Print dialog box.
Opens the Format Cells dialog box with the Font tab selected."
CTRL+R Uses the Fill Right command to copy the contents and format of the leftmost cell of a selected range into the cells to the right.
Saves the active file with its current file name, location, and file format.
Displays the Create Table dialog box.
Applies or removes underlining.
switches between expanding and collapsing of the formula bar."
Inserts the contents of the Clipboard at the insertion point and replaces any selection. Available only after you have cut or copied an object, text, or cell contents.
Displays the Paste Special dialog box. Available only after you have cut or copied an object, text, or cell contents on a worksheet or in another program."
Closes the selected workbook window.
Cuts the selected cells.
Repeats the last command or action, if possible.
Uses the Undo command to reverse the last command or to delete the last entry that you typed.
Uses the Undo or Redo command to reverse or restore the last automatic correction when AutoCorrect Smart Tags are displayed.
Hope you find them helpful.