Excel shortcuts

15 essential Excel shortcuts for accountants

As an accountant, you probably use Excel on a daily basis. Whether you're creating financial reports or analyzing data, Excel is a powerful tool that can help you get your work done more efficiently.

There are many different Excel shortcuts that can save you time and help you work more efficiently. Here are 15 essential Excel shortcuts that every accountant should know:

1. Ctrl + N: Create a new workbook

2. Ctrl + O: Open an existing workbook

3. Ctrl + S: Save the active workbook

4. Ctrl + P: Print the active worksheet

5. F11: Create a new chart in the active worksheet

6. Alt + F1: Insert a new worksheet

7. Ctrl + A: Select the entire worksheet

8. Ctrl + B: Bold the selected text

9. Ctrl + I: Italicize the selected text

10. Ctrl + U: Underline the selected text

11. Ctrl + 5: Strike through the selected text

12. Ctrl + 1: Format the selected cells

13. Ctrl + 2: Apply or remove bold formatting

14. Ctrl + 3: Apply or remove italic formatting

15. Ctrl + 4: Apply or remove underline formatting

These are just a few of the many different Excel shortcuts that can save you time and help you work more efficiently. Experiment with different shortcuts and find the ones that work best for you.

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