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Your cheat sheet to Excel’s keyboard shortcuts

. 2 min read . Written by Kool Kanya Learning
Your cheat sheet to Excel’s keyboard shortcuts

We all love shortcuts in life, don’t we? Especially when they’re there to make your life easier!

And when it comes to creating Excel spreadsheets, we could use all the shortcuts, hacks, and tools we have at our disposal. While Kool Kanya PowerPass’ program takes you through everything you need to know about Excel to get over your fear once and for all, why not learn starting NOW?

Here’s your very own cheat sheet on Excel’s keyboard shortcuts to help you save time while creating sheets that make your colleagues say WOW and wonder HOW. So, save it, download it, or print it- and keep it handy.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Keyboard shortcuts to enter data
  3. Working in cells using shortcut keys

Keyboard shortcuts to enter data

Every time you have to start a new line in the cell or create names from row and column labels, you don’t have to go to the ribbon, find the formulas, and work through the functions. This is why keyboard shortcuts exist. These are some of the most-used shortcut keys to enter data in your Excel worksheet.


Working in cells using shortcut keys


Learning everything about shortcut keys and implementing them in the cells correctly will yield the right results. These are some shortcuts that you can use to work in a cell or a formula bar.


It can be impossible for you to remember so many shortcuts all at once, which is why you have this cheat sheet. Keep this with you every time you are working on an Excel sheet and gradually, you might even master them all!