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How to Use the Subscript Shortcut in Excel

If you work with Microsoft Excel on a regular basis, you know that there are a lot of different keyboard shortcuts that you can use in order to save time. One of the most useful shortcuts is the subscript shortcut, which allows you to quickly format text as subscript. In this article, we'll show you how to use the subscript shortcut in Excel so that you can save time and be more productive.

The first thing you need to do is select the text that you want to format as subscript. Once you have the text selected, press the Ctrl key and the = key at the same time. This will open the Format Cells dialog box. In the Format Cells dialog box, select the Font tab. Under the Font tab, you'll see a checkbox next to the Subscript option. Simply select this checkbox and then click on the OK button.

Once you've done this, your text will be formatted as subscript. You can then type in the text that you want to appear as subscript. For example, if you wanted to type the word "H2O" in subscript, you would simply type "H2O" after you've selected the text and applied the subscript formatting.

Keep in mind that you can also use the subscript shortcut to format numbers as subscript. For example, if you wanted to type the number "24" in subscript, you would select the number "24" and then press the Ctrl key and the = key at the same time. This would open the Format Cells dialog box and you would then select the Font tab and select the Subscript checkbox. Once you've done this, you can then type in the number "24" in subscript.

As you can see, using the subscript shortcut in Excel is a quick and easy way to format text or numbers as subscript. This can be a useful shortcut if you work with chemical formulas or if you need to format numbers in a certain way. So, next time you're working in Excel, be sure to give the subscript shortcut a try.

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