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How to Use the Strikethrough Keyboard Shortcut in Excel

If you're like most people, you probably use the strikethrough keyboard shortcut in Excel all the time. But did you know that there's an even easier way to do it? With a little bit of know-how, you can use the strikethrough keyboard shortcut in Excel in just a few seconds. Here's how:

  1. First, open up Excel and select the cell or range of cells that you want to strikethrough. For this example, we'll select cells A1:A5.
  2. Next, press the Alt+F11 keys on your keyboard. This will open the Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications window.
  3. In the Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications window, click Insert > Module. This will insert a new module into the window.
  4. In the new module, paste the following code:

Sub Strikethrough()
'
' Strikethrough Macro
'
'
Selection.Font.Strikethrough = True
End Sub

  1. Now, press the F5 key on your keyboard to run the macro. This will strikethrough the selected cells.
  2. Finally, press the Alt+F11 keys on your keyboard to close the Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications window.

And that's all there is to it! With just a few simple steps, you can use the strikethrough keyboard shortcut in Excel to save time and increase your productivity. Give it a try today and see how much easier your life can be.

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