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How to Save a Shortcut to Excel on Your Desktop

If you use Microsoft Excel regularly, you may find it helpful to create a shortcut to the program on your desktop. This will allow you to launch Excel quickly and easily without having to search for it in your Start menu or applications folder. In this article, we'll show you how to create a shortcut to Excel on your desktop in Windows 10.

First, open Excel and click on the File tab in the top-left corner of the window. Then, click on the Open option in the left sidebar. In the Open dialog box that appears, navigate to the location of the Excel file that you want to create a shortcut to. Select the file and click on the Open button.

Next, click on the File tab again and click on the Save As option. In the Save As dialog box that appears, select the Desktop option in the left sidebar. Then, click on the Save button.

Your shortcut will now be saved to your desktop!

If you ever need to delete the shortcut, simply right-click on it and select the Delete option.

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