Excel Basics
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Overview

Basics

Navigating in Excel

Data Types

Sorting Data

Alignment & Formatting

Importing & Printing

Functions

Charts & Graphs

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Basics

Navigating in Excel

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  1. Keyboard Navigation
    • Left Arrow -- Moves left
    • Right Arrow -- Moves Right
    • Up Arrow -- Moves Up
    • Down Arrow -- Moves Down
    • Control Home -- Returns to cell A1
    • Control End -- Goes to last row, column and cell
    • Control Down Arrow -- Goes to last cell in column with data
    • Control Up Arrow -- Goes to first cell in column with data
    • Control Right Arrow -- Goes to last right hand cell with data
    • Control Left Arrow -- Goes to last left hand cell with data

  2. Otherwise you can simply use the mouse to click on cells to make them active and/or use the scroll bars to move around in a worksheet.
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