2009-11-06, Fri

Excel keyboard shortcuts for the keyboard junkie

Here are some useful Excel keyboard shortcuts to save you reaching for the mouse.

F2 – Edit the current cell without clearing out its contents.
shift-space – Select the current row
ctrl-space – Select the current column
ctrl-minus/hyphen – Deletes current selection
ctrl-shift-plus – Inserts new row/column/cell (depending on selection)
alt-enter – New line within cell

Some useful combinations:
ctrl-space, ctrl-shift-plus – Insert new column.
shift-space, ctrl-shift-plus – Insert new row.
shift-space, ctrl-shift-minus/hyphen – Insert new row.

Isaac Su

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