Excel Shortcut Keys – Part I

Excel has very useful shortcut keys that helps you save time while inserting data on your worksheet. This is the first of a series of posts about Excel Shortcut Keys.

Ctrl + Shift + ;  Enter the current date on a cell
Ctrl + B  Bolds highlighted selection on sheet
Ctrl + I  Italics highlighted selection on sheet
Ctrl + U  Underlines highlighted selection on sheet
Ctrl + Z  Undo last action
Alt + =  Create a formula to sum all of the above cells
Ctrl + Shift + $  Formats the selected cells as currency format
Ctrl + Shift + #  Formats the selected cells as date format
Ctrl + Shift + %  Formats the selected cells as percentage format
Ctrl + Space  Selects the entire column where the cursor is placed
Shift + Space  Selects the entire row where the cursor is placed