Excel shortcuts

How to Quickly Highlight a Column in Excel Using a Shortcut

If you work with large amounts of data in Microsoft Excel, you may find yourself needing to highlight a column quickly. Highlighting a column can help you visually scan your data for a specific value or piece of information. You can use a shortcut to quickly highlight a column in Excel.

To highlight a column using a shortcut, first select the column you want to highlight. Then, press and hold the "Ctrl" key on your keyboard. While holding down the "Ctrl" key, press the letter "H" on your keyboard. This shortcut will immediately highlight the column you have selected.

If you want to remove the highlight from a column, simply press the "Ctrl" key and the letter "H" on your keyboard again. This shortcut will remove the highlight from the column.

You can also use this shortcut to quickly highlight multiple columns in Excel. To do this, select the columns you want to highlight. Then, press and hold the "Ctrl" key on your keyboard. While holding down the "Ctrl" key, press the letter "H" on your keyboard. This shortcut will immediately highlight all of the columns you have selected.

If you want to remove the highlight from multiple columns, simply press the "Ctrl" key and the letter "H" on your keyboard again. This shortcut will remove the highlight from all of the columns.

You can use this shortcut to quickly highlight a column in Excel. This shortcut will help you visually scan your data for a specific value or piece of information.

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